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Have a Vivicam 5022 - it keeps shutting off as soon as it is turned on. has fresh batteries and the membory card is empty. how do i fix?

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1st, are you using high powered batteries? (NiMH), if so have you tried powering it up via mains power to see if its an issue with the batteries or the camera in general.
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I own a Vivitar ViviCam 5022 Digital Camera that won't turn on, even with bran new batteries, how can I fix this at home?

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