Having problems with your Polaroid i737 Digital Camera ?

My camera will not turn on. The lens is extended and will not close. How do I fix this?


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Try lithium ion or quality rechargable batteries if you have not already. Regular alkalines will not cut it, even if they are new sometimes. The battery type really can make a difference with digital cameras.

If it sounds like the lens is jammed or you try those batteries and it still won't move, then you've got a bigger problem. If you bought it less than a year ago and have your receipt (this is important), call Polaroid and they may replace it (assuming it's not too beat up looking or damaged). Be prepared to wait a few weeks for the replacement.
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