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\015 My daughter dropped her camera - we tried to charge the battery but the camera randomly turns on and off - camera dept at store said that if camera is dropped it will no longer work - any help??thanks\015

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The drop likely damaged the lens tube (housing) or jarred the zoom mechanism off of its track. Either condition causes the camera to shut down to prevent further damage. There is no safe DIY fix, but the camera can be professionally repaired. Contact Sony through their web site or visit a local camera shop (not the department store) and get a repair estimate -- you will need to decide if the camera is worth the cost of the repair.
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