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I have a Nikon S5300 camera and only used it a couple off

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JA: Hello. How can I help?
Customer: i have a Nikon S5300 camera and only used it a couple off times. Went to take it on holiday last week and made sure it was working ok. Tried it again the following day as I was packing my case and it wouldn't switch on. Have tried it several times and even bought a new battery but nothing happens
JA: Are there any flashing lights, symbols, or messages on your camera or display screen?
Customer: No nothing. It just will not switch on
JA: Have you tried removing and replacing the battery and/or SD card?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else you want the camera expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Richard replied 2 months ago.

Hi there and welcome

Can you remove the battery please then hold the shutter button down for 60 seconds then release.

Wait 5 minutes, put the battery back in and try to turn it on.

Tell me please if it now starts

Thank you