Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera ?

My Sony DSC-w55 turns on and reads on ACCESS on black screen.

\015 I just bought this Sony camera, and ive had it a week. I just took it out to use, and during half the day, when i turned it on, the screen was black and all it read was"ACCESS" in the middle. Otherwise it doesnt let me do anything. The shutter keeps opening and closing three times, and finally, in the black background it says" turn the power off and on again" I do this, but the same results happen... HELP...\015

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Try to remove the battery for a few minutes this should refresh its system once you power it up again.
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My Sony DSC-w55 turns on and reads on ACCESS on black screen.


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