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My x-042 camera has red light on back but otherwise is dead ?

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There could be several reasons for this. I will list all the possible solutions and hope it will solve the problem. However, one of the other step mentioned may cause more damage to your camera which already is in error state.

Solution 1

Check the battery contacts. This problem could be due \012to poor electrical contact between the battery and the charger. Use a pencil eraser to clean the contacts and then try to power on the Camera

Solution 2

Another\012 way is to push the battery to the point the\012till light will turn on, when it starts flashing slide it off then back on. \012Do this a few times so it charges a little, then you should be fine to \012leave it on.

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