Having problems with your Olympus SP-310 Digital Camera ?

Camera will not open most of the time,the lens

\015 Camera will not turn on most of the time,the lens gets stuck open when it does open. the 2 lights by the view finds flash red and green. no picture on lcd screen. it worked fine this morning. took 4 pictures...then started acting up..if I go to Scene, it starts up, that menu shows up on lcd...then disappears....I put in new batteries..that didn't help\015

Answers :

Your problem may be\015\012due to a buildup of corrosion on the battery contacts inside the camera\015\012preventing full battery power from flowing into the camera. Remove the\015\012batteries and wipe the camera contacts firmly with a dry cloth (heavy\015\012corrosion may require cleaning with a wire brush, steel wool, or\015\012sandpaper). Remove any residue that may have fallen into the battery\015\012compartment during the cleaning, then wipe both ends of the batteries\015\012and reinsert them into the camera. It's not a cure-all. but this cleaning cures the problem about 90% of\015\012the time. I hope it works for you.
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