Having problems with your Olympus Camedia C-160 Digital Camera ?

Wont turn on C-160, flicking screen

\015 When i go to turn on my camera, the screen flickers from black to a darker shade of balck, i cant use any buttons or take pictures. I took out my 64mg memory card and cleared it, put it back in, and it still wont workToday i tried using batteries i have never used before and only after that has it started doing this. Once i take the batteries out and put them back in, the screen comes on for a few seconds but then the flicking starts.PLEASE HELP\015

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Dear emjay187,
\015\012i have the same camera and experiencing the same problem, it doesn't matter what batteries i put in (fully charged rechargables or dry cell AA) the low battery icon flashes then the screen flickers and goes off. i suspect it to be another onboard battery so i have found a small button 3v battery soldered to the main board. i have desoldered it and am now sourcing one so when i find it and try it i will contact you to confirm my results.
\015\012
\015\012regards
\015\012Michael.
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