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My powershot sx 280 wont work. it is showing memory card…

My powershot sx 280...

My powershot sx 280 wont work. it is showing memory card error. bought a new card. same problem. checked card lock. any solution please?

Technician's Assistant: How old is your PowerShot?

Appox 3 years

Technician's Assistant: What have you tried so far with your PowerShot?

Check battery and memory card. dont know what else i can do

Technician's Assistant: The Camera Technician will be able to walk you through that. Anything else you want the Camera Expert to know before I connect you?

I use the camera to photo art work. can i eliminate any horizontal and vertical distortion?

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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 operates correctly
Thank you

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
did not work

Thanks

Can you do the following please

  • Press [MENU] button
  • Move the zoom lever to choose the “Tools” tab, which is represented by a wrench and hammer icon
  • Select [Reset All] and then press the [Func. Set] button
  • A “Reset Settings to Default?” message appears. Highlight “OK” using the directional buttons and then press “Func.Set” to select it and restore your camera’s factory settings.
  • Turn off the camera.
  • Remove the battery pack.
  • Allow the camera to remain without power for 30 seconds.
  • Reinsert the button-sized lithium battery.
  • Reinsert the battery pack.
  • Turn on the camera.

Tell me if it then turns on please

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