Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare Z612 Digital Camera ?
I have a EasyShare Kodak mx1063 and it turns off after taking one picture. Swapped batteries and that does not seem to be it. Brand new. Any ideas?
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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I have a EasyShare Kodak mx1063 and it turns off after taking one picture. Swapped batteries and that does not seem to be it. Brand new. Any ideas?
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, ... Kodak EasyShare Z612 Digital Camera
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