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Old Jun 12, 2003, 8:40 AM   #1
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Default Powershot G1

My Powershot G1 has gone poof suddenly. I can't recharge it. I hooked up the recharger with battery in the camera and there is no blinking light, nothing. I can't find the box it came in and can't find the darn manual either. What is the warranty on this camera? I bought it 2 years and 3 months ago. I should have gotten that extended warranty from my credit card. :?
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Old Jul 2, 2003, 6:18 PM   #2
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Hello, My son had what sounds like the same problem, his G1 just froze up. It happened when it was on, so the lens would not even
retract. There is a firmware update that I applied to his G1, and
now the problem is resolved. I think it had something to do with
the battery being allowed to go completly drained, so that there
was nothing available to even shut the camera down. The result was that the camera was completly useless.
The url for the firmware is:

Hope this helps!
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