Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare Z710 Digital Camera ?

My camera makes noise when it's turned on, but not while reviewing pictures.

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What you describe sounds perfectly normal! While powering on the camera, it takes out the lens and perhaps doing some mechanical self-tests. All this means moving parts using little servos inside the camera. Same happens when taking pictures - the lens moved, the shutter closes (and reopen), etc...
While watching the pictures you've taken, you're only reading digital info. from the memory cards - no moving parts, no mechanical movements - hence, no noise!

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