Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W5 Digital Camera ?

My camera will power on only with the front of the body off. I have the front of the body/face plate, 6 small screws and a tiny paper punch sized piece of thin foam out. Everything else is assembled. It will fire up and take pictures without the front of the body/face plate on but as soon as I put it together, it will not work any picture taking functions only the review and set up functions will work. I can also fire it up with the front face plate off replace the front face plate and use the c


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My camera will power on only with the front of the body off. I have the front of the body/face plate, 6 small screws and a tiny paper punch sized piece of thin foam out. Everything else is assembled. It will fire up and take pictures without the front of the body/face plate on but as soon as I put it together, it will not work any picture taking functions only the review and set up functions will work. I can also fire it up with the front face plate off replace the front face plate and use the c


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