Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W170 Digital Camera ?

Loosing power randomly

\015 I can't anymore use my Sony DSC W17. Whenever turned on, the camera works for few seconds then the empty battery indicator appears on the screen (while battery is anyhow fully loaded) and then the camera switches off alone. If I press the on button again, restart and again the same story. I felt this was a connecting issue on batteries but seems not, after many attempts to improve. Has anybody a clue on how turn it back operational ?\015\012Thanks and kind regards\015

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How old are the batteries and how many times they were charged without being fully drained can cause a short life for the battery. Try a new battery-fully charging it properly, but dont charge it again till it goes off by itself completely. If you have a wall charger, plug your phone in. If it stays on that way, check your 'power save' settings. That can also make your camera shut off. Try these steps first and see if it changes the 'battery' from being empty to full and stays on. hope this helps
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