Having problems with your Nikon COOLPIX S230 Digital Camera ?
My pictures are not coming up clear as it was when i took i, it is brand new however the company said that they have no idea
Are you pressing the shutter button half-way and allowing the camera to lock in the focus (you'll hear a beep) before pressing the rest of the way? Take a few test shots with the camera on a firm surface...are they better? That means you're moving the camera as you snap the picture.
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My pictures are not coming up clear as it was when i took i, it is brand new however the company said that they have no idea
Are you pressing the shutter button half-way and allowing the camera to lock in the focus (you'll hear a beep) before pressing the rest of the way? Take a few test shots with the camera on a firm surface...are they better? That means you're moving th ... Nikon COOLPIX S230 Digital Camera
Wjen i put in the memory card it says there is something wrong with it however when it said it at first i bought a new one and it said the same thing with the new one
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Only about 9 months after buying my camera, It wouldn't turn on. I'll plug it in and the light will come on that it's charging, but when I got to turn it on, it turns on for a split second (and the zoom lense comes out) and then it turns itself right back off (and the zoom lense goes in). I thought that it needed a new battery so I bought one and it's still doing the same thing. I emailed Kodak and they said that I should just send it into them for a $60 repair fee...lame. Any suggestions?
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Powershot A85 The camera will turn on however the screen stays blank. I have reset the by holding the menu button down and it continues to stay black. It will let me look at older already taken pictures but will not take any new ones they come out black. Thank you for any help. Anne
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