Having problems with your Vivitar ViviCam 5100 Digital Camera ?

Sometimes it will not turn on and if you do get it to turn on and you take a photo it will turn off and not come back on.


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Your problem is likely due to weak/worn out batteries or corrosion on the battery contacts inside the camera which can\015\012prevent the full power of the batteries from\015\012flowing into the camera.\015\012Try this free fix before you do anything else: remove the batteries and\015\012wipe the camera contacts firmly with\015\012a dry cloth (heavy corrosion may require cleaning with a wire brush,\015\012steel wool, or sandpaper). Remove any residue that may have fallen\015\012into the battery compartment during cleaning, then wipe both ends of\015\012the batteries and place them back in the camera and give them a full\015\012charge (assuming that you're using rechargeable batteries). This\015\012cleaning clears\015\012the problem about 90% of the time. If it doesn't work for you, it may be time to replace your batteries, or the\015\012camera may have\015\012a problem that requires professional repair.
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