Having problems with your Samsung Digimax S500 Digital Camera ?
Wont turn on, power light just flashes and nothing happens
\015 My Samsung Digimax s500 digital camera wont turn on. I press the power buttona dn the green power light just flashes and nothing happens. is there a way to fix this, or does anyone know whats the matter?\015
Batteries are dead,or not in properly.if not. only use energizer lithium batteries.others burn out very fast,hope i was helpful.
This seems to be a familiar problem with most of the Samsung digimax series: It has been noted for some strange reason that the internal memory of the camera eventualy packs up. Once an external memory card (SD mini) is inserted the camera seems to be functional again....
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