Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare Z700 Digital Camera ?

Camera loses battery power

\015 Even with new batteries, the camera loses power after taking only a couple of pictures.\015

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Hi and welcome to FixYa,

A number of possibilities, may I offer a simple approach? You may want to consider (if have not tried):
  • clean the battery contacts;
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  • in some instances it may be necessary to scrape the camera's battery contacts to expose fresh metal;
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  • still it may even be necessary to slightly bend/stretch these contacts to ensure that they exert more pressure to the batteries.
Should the above be not corrective, then issue is with camera.

Good luck and thank you for using FixYa.
Hmm - i would check to see if the batteries are getting hot/warmer than normal. It's possible that there's a piece of spring or metal etc that's shortting out the batteries.
\015\012Try this:
\015\012shine a light into the battery compartment, and see if there's anything that's fallen in there that's causing the contacts to "connect". Also check on the battery compartment lid.
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