Having problems with your Samsung SL202 Digital Camera ?

New camera with fully charged battery won't turn on

\015 When I press the power button it lights up, makes a loud beep and turns off again. Nothing comes on the screen.When I press the display button, a stored image shows for a moment and then it makes the loud beep and turns off.The lens will not retract.\015

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It may be something more serious, or your new batteries may be too low for the camera to work properly, but the problem you describe is\015\012frequently due to corrosion on the battery contacts inside the camera. \015\012Remove the batteries and wipe the camera contacts firmly with a clean\015\012cloth (heavy corrosion buildups may require cleaning with a wire brush,\015\012steel wool, or sandpaper). Remove any residue that may have fallen\015\012into the battery compartment, clean the contacts at both ends of the\015\012batteries, and reinstall them in the camera. Assuming that the\015\012batteries are fresh/fully charged, this takes care of about 90% of the\015\012startup problems. I hope it works for you.
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