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Alternative power sources need a compatible plug. As somebody has mentioned a cheap multimeter / battery testers will be able to tell you if the battery is flat. About Us| Advertising| Media Kit All Rights Reserved, Copyright, TechTarget| Read our Privacy Statement How Do I Fix It When My Camera Uses Batteries Too Fast? Also, even if you aren't taking pictures, it's still using battery juice, but only slightly. http://xmailing.net/digital-camera/digital-camera-help-please.php

If I bring the camera back to best buy they will have to send it back in again. How can I remove 7/31/2016 7/31/2016 ElectronicsPete I have a Canon 5D 3 and was just looking over footage and 7/20/2016 7/20/2016 Russell H. The Fair Repair Act guarantees our right to repair digital equipment like computers, refrigerators, cell phones and tractors. And, let's just say I keep the battery companies in business! http://www.bonanza.com/community_help/why_is_my_camera_suddenly_eating_it_s_batteries_

Digital Camera Drains Batteries Quickly

They've got a smooth discharge curve. Smaller batteries fit easily enough into a "bumbag" ("fanny pack", to Americans; in some other parts of the world, this sounds vaguely rude), but this can be rather uncomfortable with larger So we bought a load of expensive regular batteries and put them in the Kodak, and same result.

We have a chance to guarantee our right to repair electronic equipment—like smartphones, computers, and even farm equipment. Per advice here, I have bent contact up. answered over 6 years ago KarensKorner Reputation: 12 See KarensKorner's booth Vote Up 2 Vote Down I trust Eveready….more than Duracell….Also you can cut seconds of the digital display, cut seconds To connect the holder to the camera, you'll need a lead that can plug into your digital camera's AC adaptor connector.

This seems to fix the problem, however based on what I read here I suspect the problem will recur. Powershot Toothpick Trick Takes little time to recharge them and I can always use the set I have ready to go! Mine has the display, but it is for playback only, which, btw, also uses battery. You also can turn down the brightness of the LCD to preserve battery power.

Everyready does sell a battery that is great for digital camera's. All of these cells are NiCd; for a long time, no rechargeable battery technology even approached NiCd's high current performance. Also, always have back-up batteries; so, when they go dead unexpectedly, you have back-up. Britain's Got Talent TV Shows: Cult, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Doctor Who Soaps Soaps: The Games Room Soaps

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If you can continue to take pictures with it, you'll know that the problem is a false message rather than battery drain. https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080907140426AAx7ZXe Miriams Sister View Public Profile Find More Posts by Miriams Sister 01-11-2010, 10:32 #11 Premium-Onion Forum Member Join Date: Oct 2010 Location: SW Scotland Posts: 3,621 Quote: Originally Posted Digital Camera Drains Batteries Quickly What should i do? A cheap battery tester like this one can be useful sometimes.

It takes 4 AA batteries. http://xmailing.net/digital-camera/digital-camera.php You need to clean the battery and camera electrical contacts and charge the batteries. The camera I currently use is a Pentax K200D. If you are taking pictures to print out, you may want to go higher.

Anyways, same trouble, sent camera in to Geek Squad.... They last me quite a while. Thanks. this content Any body know what going on?

So, I have two guesses: 1. The Fair Repair Act, known as S618, requires manufacturers to provide owners and independent repair businesses with fair access to service information, security updates, and replacement parts. After these have been recharged enough, they don't even last as long as the alkaline batteries.

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Many people, like me, prefer cameras which use AA batteries. Nowadays good NiMH cells are easy to get, and so are hobby chargers that understand them. these ones are 2,700mAh. I wish I could tell you more!

They are no longer holding charges; so, they're in the trash. The Radio Shack ones you bought are probably less than 1300 mAh. How JustAnswer Works: Ask an Expert Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. http://xmailing.net/digital-camera/digital-camera-what-to-buy.php Good point!