Kodak EasyShare C713/C813/CD703 zoom digital camera — User's guide

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6 Troubleshooting

Camera problems

If... Try one or more of the following

Camera does not turn on.

Camera does not turn off.

Pictures remaining number does not decrease after taking a picture.

  • The camera is operating normally. Continue taking pictures.

Short battery life with Kodak Ni-MH rechargeable digital camera batteries.

  • Wipe the contacts with a clean, dry cloth ( ) before loading batteries in the camera.

  • Limit the following activities that quickly deplete battery power: reviewing pictures/videos on the LCD; excessive use of the flash.

  • If you own an EasyShare camera dock series 3 or EasyShare printer dock series 3, use the Battery Refresh feature.

Stored pictures are corrupted.

In Review mode, you do not see a picture (or the expected picture) on the LCD screen.

  • Check the image storage location setting ( ).

In Review mode, a blue or black screen is displayed instead of a picture.

Shutter button does not work.

Picture is too light.

Picture is not clear.

  • Clean the lens ( ).

  • Make sure your camera is not in Close-up mode.

  • Move so there is at least 2 ft (0.6 m) between the camera and the subject.

  • Place the camera on a flat, steady surface or use a tripod.

Picture is too dark.

Camera does not recognize SD card.

Camera freezes up when a card is inserted or removed.

  • Turn the camera off, then back on. Make sure the camera is turned off before inserting or removing a card.

Memory card full.

Memory card and internal memory full.

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