Having problems with your Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z2 Digital Camera ?

Whenever I put batteries in the camera it won't turn on but if I use an AC adapter it works just fine. I've tried Heavy Duty, Alkaline, Lithium, and even Rechargable. The battery door is fine and intact.


Answers :

The manual indicates that the camera should be able to use either alkaline or rechargeable AA size batteries.

Make sure that you are observing proper polarity of the battery as they are installed. Also double check the battery door. There should be 2 small metal strips that make contact with the batteries as well.

If polarity is being observed (see manual to double check), and the metal strips are both present, then it is likely that one of the contacts on the battery door or inside the camera are corroded, or perhaps broken. In either case, contact Minolta for repair assistance, or battery door replacement.
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