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Flash is no longer working. Samsung s730. New batteries,

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Flash is no longer...

Flash is no longer working

Technician's Assistant: Who makes your camera?

Samsung s730

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

New batteries, different room lighting.

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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 turn it on.
Tell me please if it now allows the flash to work
Thank you

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