Having problems with your Pentax *ist DL Digital Camera ?

I haven't used my camera in a month and suddenly it won't come on. I've check the batteries, the memory card and also have it plugged into my computer but I am not having any luck.


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Clean the battery terminals, it may have been oxidized or moistured due to atmoshphere. the battery may have been self discharged, charge the battery continuously for 4+ hours and then try it.
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