Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-F828 Digital Camera ?

Dear Sirs, my Sony DSC F828 would switch off partly through a photo shoot and then it is a problem to get it back on again. If I remove the battery it would come on for a few seconds or untill it has booted properly and then switch off again. The battery is fully charged when this happens so it don't seem to have anything to do with the battery being improperly charged. Could you please give an answer on this one!!! Cliffie Viljoen E-mail: [email protected]

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The contacts on the battery terminals inside the camera could be slightly oxidized, however, this sounds like a lens issue. Here is a blog that talks about the various things you can attempt to try to resolve it. If nothing seems to help, don't use the more obtrusive methods, just run it into a camera shop and show them what it's doing. They will know if it's a lens issue (bad gear, stripped gear, etc.) and be able to give you a repair quote.
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