holistic, Well good for you! share|improve this answer edited Oct 6 '11 at 4:54 Imre 25.8k783149 answered Oct 6 '11 at 3:54 Camera Repair 541 2 Welcome to Photo.SE! Dirt can get into the gears or the lens can become misaligned from being carried in pockets, purses or at the beach. So I used the "Press gently on the lens" fix. have a peek at these guys
Thanks. Muhammad Agus Ismail 11.617 προβολές 10:37 Sony Digital Camera Sticking Stuck Shutter Fix, Repair. There's a problem loading this menu right now. If the camera is still under warranty, before trying any of these, please please first contact your camera's maker to see if they'll cover the repair, or to determine how much
I have a Canon Powershot A560, whose lens wouldn't even BEGIN to open, and it reported "Lens error, restart camera". I predict (on June 16, 2013) that it will, as most people carry their phones in pockets and purses. I have a second camera (same type) that i spilled a melted frosty all over and now it wont turn on. Was this answer helpful?
Reply to this post Permalink | Report abuse 7 of 14 people think this post adds to the discussion. Thank you so much!! That is why I posted all these links.I understand why Canon is not admitting this problem and will not fix it. Camera Repair Near Me Then a few gentle pushes on the 'gap' side of the lens, and testing the telephoto button till it stopped saying lens error - and hey presto - sharp pictures, as
tried different settings , no change. Canon Powershot Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically Restart Camera do i need to take this back to the shop? I think you should just deal with it like everyone else instead of being such a big cry-baby!
The lens mechanism retraction is very fragile.
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It might just be i really messed up my camera but i tried ALLL of the ways and nothing worked... https://www.amazon.com/Beware-render-camera-useless-unlucky/forum/Fx1QFW9BOHE5HI3/Tx24WAKCGY3HOW3/1?asin=B0011ZK6PC You can only upload a photo (png, jpg, jpeg) or a video (3gp, 3gpp, mp4, mov, avi, mpg, mpeg, rm). Canon Powershot Lens Error Do you? How To Restart Canon Camera it dropped on the ground on top of the lens and the camera completely shut off and the lens is now halfway extended outward and it doesnt let the camera go
Is there any way you can help? More about the author I just bought an air can from Office Max and went through your procedures. Thank you so much for the helpful tips! i just put in the cord again and this time it worked! Canon Ixus Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically
If the lens extends even further, grab it again at its furthest extension, preventing it from returning. If it's too costly to repair, and you have no other option, you might want to consider retrying the last too fixes (tapping the camera, and forcing the lens). holistic, I'm sorry to hear that. check my blog I was unlucky and it happened to my Powershot SD 1000 after about 6 mths of use...
I get an error when I turn the camera on "lens error, restart camera" as it beeps three times. So yes, I too am a NEW ITEM sufferer...and as much as I really LOVE this little camera I am not sure if I will replace it with the same model Category:Camera and Video Share this conversation Expert: Russell A.
February 25, 2008 at 2:57 AM Camera Repair said... So, if the camera is in your jeans pocket or in a tiny case, and you press against the power button, the lens "pops out", and the gears strip. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm. Problem solved.
Finally heard it and then turned on camera and amazingly, the lens withdrew and camera is fine now.I stress - this is a ''do or die'' type of action. I figured I would post my experience in hopes of helping out the cause. The lens mechanism on compact cameras is one of the most vulnerable points, and it can get damaged even under normal use. news The following photo illustrates unseated guide pins that would cause a lens error.
i was freaking out when i got this problem on my canon digital ixus i7 and to think all i need to do was fix #4 to solve it all! Next proceed sequentially as instructed, but stop at step 5. The idea is that the camera will try to autofocus while the lens is extending, hopefully seating the lens barrel guide pins back into their slots. Just got home yesterday and i tried tip #7 today.
The important part was using very gentle and very even pressure. qosmox 93.528 προβολές 2:22 Nikon Lens Repair S2500 صيانة ألة التصوير نيكون بإحترافية - Διάρκεια: 8:02. The lens will not retract into the camera. you'll come short.
i had tried sticking the cord in to charge it and i tried hitting it and what not haha, but yeahh! I did two thing. 1) Remove the battery and replace with new batteries 2) Hold the Shutter button while I pressed the power button. Also was stopping when I heard a faint click. It was a camera about to go in the bin and is now resurected.
Anyhow, to fix this I removed the battery and held the power button in for about a minute. Otherwise, I'll likely just give up on it. In such cases, the lens barrel guide pins have become unseated from their guide slots (see the below illustration). December 23, 2007 at 8:00 AM Holistic said...
Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? March 25, 2008 at 12:22 PM jonno said... May 18, 2008 at 1:35 PM Anonymous said... I have a GE A730.
First review the warnings in the "Please Read This First" section of this blog, especially the flash capacitor shock warning and link.