Having problems with your Pentax Optio S40 Digital Camera ?

Depleted Batteries I have a Pentax Optio S40 with new batteries and the camra is saying on the LCD screen depleted batteries, I have changed them many times.


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Clean the contacts in the battery chamber\015\012to get to the bottom of the chamber use an eraser on the end of a pencil\015\012Also the top contacts. you could also try packing out the contacts on the tops of the batteries to ensure good contact.
I had the same problem...
\015\012I tried several different types of batteries.
\015\012The only one that I found that works is rechargeable batteries.
\015\012I am using the ones that came with my Logitech mouse/keboard, so, I just use the mouse to recharge the batteries when needed.
\015\012Other rechargeables don't work...
\015\012these are :
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\015\012Ni-MH AA 1400 mAh 1.2 volt
\015\012made by L&K
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