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10-05-2013, 03:34 PM   #1
Mary Meisenhelter
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camera turns on but not entirely

I have a Pentax optio WG-1. when I press the power button, the green light goes on, but I don't hear the little chime and the display window is not on. I charged the battery but still nothing happens. Any ideas of what I can try next?

10-06-2013, 03:19 PM   #2
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Is it shown any error messages? It could be that the lens is jammed or that water got in and broke something. Or, the battery could be in need of replacement.

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