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Old 05-12-2003, 07:11 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Hewett Packard Rips people off

Hewett Packard has a web site to update the firmware for a HP Photosmart 618 digtal Camera that will screw your camera so bad it is worthless at http://ftp.hp.com/pub/pc_photography...are/618en.htm.
DO NOT UPGRADE YOUR CAMERA. Hewett Packard stated if your camerea is working find you should have upgraded the firmware and states its not there fault. So now I have a 600.00 paoer weight. If anyone could tell me how I can get this new update out of my camera I would be very greatful.

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Old 05-12-2003, 02:19 PM   #2 (permalink)
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um...HP/Compaq support may be terrible, but you should at least try and contact them. The whole thing is their fault, and it should be covered on their warrenty.

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