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Canonsx280HS Camera has been functioning beautifully, but

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canonsx280HS Camera has been functioning beautifully, but now suddenly stopped switching on. i have two batteries, both fully loaded and have cleaned them both and retried each of them, still no luck.Camera not dropped, wet, or anything that I am aware of. DSuggestions please?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Digital Cameras
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 11 months ago.

Hi Peggy. Welcome to justanswer.

Insert the batteries, remove the sd card and hold down the POWER button for 10 seconds and then check if it powers on or not

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
no. tried with each of the batteries, but no response at all
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Didn't work.
tried each battery, and longer than ten seconds.
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 11 months ago.

How old is your camera? Most probably the power circuitry has gone down. The battery is not able to supply proper current and voltage to the camera to function. Either a transistor or capacitor in the power circuitry has gone bad.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
just over two years old. is there any way to repair it then?
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 11 months ago.

Yes it can be repaired. You will need to take it to a local repair store. The technician will test the components and it won`t cost you much.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Is there any way of finding a suitable repair store? Have you a list? (I live in hp27 area)
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 11 months ago.

You can locate Canon Repair Center from this link. CLICK HERE TO VIEW

Or You can contact Jessops by CLICK HERE

There are some other options available. You can check them by CLICKING HERE

Do you have any other query?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
thank you, ***** ***** then. no other query
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 11 months ago.

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