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Tourist
Posts: 2

red light

When I put my battery in the compartment, the red light on the upper left back, starts blinking. If I turn the cam on, it stops...

This did not happen before.... any clue of what is happening?

GoPro
Posts: 1,753

Re: red light

Hi @roars064

 

Does the camera still work when you turn it on? I would recommend running an update to the camera from the webpage HERE

 

Tourist
Posts: 2

Re: red light

Camera works when on, but drains the battery with red LED blinking when off. I have updated manually fromm the SD-card to no avail.

GoPro
Posts: 1,753

Re: red light

Hi @roars064,

 

Unfortunately it might be an issue with the camera, then. If by any chance the camera is still within warranty– which seems doubtful given the age of that model– I'd reach out to Support. They may be able to help you out in some way even if it's out of warranty. 

 

A work around would simply be to remove the battery whenever the camera isn't in use, though I know that can be inconvenient.