Having problems with your Kodak EASYSHARE Z1285 Digital Camera ?

My camera sometimes won't turn on. I'll be using

\015 My camera sometimes won't turn on. I'll be using it and it just stops working and the lense gets stuck out. When I try and turn it back on the blue light will flash but it won't come on. Eventually it will work again. The camera has never been dropped or exposed to anything.\015

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Your fix could be as simple as cleaning the camera's battery contacts,\015\012or it could be something more serious and expensive. First try\015\012removing the batteries and cleaning the camera contacts with a small\015\012metal brush, steel wool, or fine sandpaper. If that doesn't fix the\015\012problem, check the Kodak\015\012Help Center by clicking on the link below. It uses a simple Q&A\015\012format to diagnose problems and propose solutions.
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