Having problems with your Samsung S860 Digital Camera ?

Camera S-860 Samsung- Powers Up,Lense opens & green light comes on- then shuts off & blank. Completely Dead. New Rechargable Batteries installed. Please Help!

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I had this problem, and i read the thingy about the batteries and it didnt work but than i tried out of my own desperation. turning the camera on and as the lens pops slightly out banging it from behind on to the table which kind of pushed the lens out. i did this a few times and the camera seems to be working fine now :D
Your problem may be due to corrosion on the\015\012battery contacts inside the camera\015\012which can prevent the full power of the batteries from flowing into the\015\012camera. Try this free fix before you do anything else: remove the\015\012batteries and wipe the camera contacts firmly with\015\012a dry cloth (heavy corrosion may require cleaning with a wire brush,\015\012steel wool, or sandpaper). Remove any residue that may have fallen\015\012into the battery compartment during cleaning, then wipe both ends of\015\012the batteries and place them back in the camera. This cleaning clears\015\012the problem about 90% of the time. If it doesn't work for you, the camera may have\015\012a problem that requires professional repair.
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