February 27, 2008 at 4:56 PM John said... Cancel 6 Answers Filter by: Most Helpful Newest Oldest Most Helpful Answer Romelia Rep: 260 7 2 Posted: 04/25/2014 Options Permalink History You are experiencing a common error. Compressed air is bad for these cameras because it's vapor, the worst thing you can spray onto an imaging sensor. EmailPosted June 17, 2010 12:58 amDannyFor the person below who recommend the following three shops: CamerasAndParts.com, DigiTechCameraRepair.com and ForstersCamera.com I would recommend CamerasAndParts.com highly since I just used them. http://wx2me.com/lens-error/sd1000-lens-error-restart-camera.php
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I tried recharging, turning it on and off, and removing/replacing the memory card and battery. As I was about to throw my FinePix A205 in the garbage for a "lens error", my wife suggested I google for a quick fix. They exceeded my expectations and they did a perfect job - you guys know Canons! My camera was dropped and now the lens will only detract half way.
Have updated the posting as suggested. Thank you so much for the helpful tips! Geüpload op 26 feb. 2012My Canon Powershot Camera gave me this fatal lens error restart camera error message. Canon G10 Lens Error Restart Camera Can't get rid of it.Camera was kept in pristine condition.
We tried them all and ended up taking a few screws out and then oiling around the lens with sewing machine or hair clipper oil. Canon Powershot Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically Restart Camera There was no abuse or obvious cause. I have tried to take the cover off to blow the sand out but the front doesn't come off easily so I put it back together for fear of ruining it
When I turned it on again I aimed toward the ceiling and snapped a picture really fast and it was fixed!
That made it worse, now it grinds the gears. Canon Powershot A4000 Lens Error Note that this problem applies to ALL cameras with telescopic lens barrel (optical) zoom. Help! While I didn't pay a dime for the camera, (brother in law bought it at a yard sale for 20 bucks and I got a FREE fix from Cannon for the
Your answer needs to include more details to help people. EmailPosted June 27, 2010 4:26 pmJadeWow, just smacked it hard on the AV plastic cover and worked like a charm!! How To Restart Canon Camera Lens Error But really, they only work for something less than half the people based on the voting, so don't feel too bad. Canon G11 Lens Error Restart Camera References: Canon E18 Lens Error - This is the big kahuna of all E18 error camera repair sites: Make sure you also read their post section to hear of other peoples
All while still under warranty. More about the author A lot of people have reported success with this method. December 28, 2007 at 7:53 AM Camera Repair said... Like everything else manufactured this day and age, digital cameras are no different....its all over-priced,disposable junk. Canon G12 Lens Error
Mine is out of warranty anyway and I'm not paying canon crap, they are ruthless and offer no support for this. C'mon Canon, enough !!! What I did was give the camera a hard strike with my hand, while it was turned off. http://wx2me.com/lens-error/sd630-lens-error-restart-camera.php THIS WORKED!!!!!!!!11 May 30, 2008 at 9:56 AM Anonymous said...
I had a friend that let me try to fix her Canon PowerShot SD600 after it produced a lens error and wouldn't do anything. Canon Powershot Sx50 Hs Lens Error Examine and clean around the lens barrel any noticed dust or dirt. Usually it has foreign materials interfering with the lens extension mechanism.
None of that helped. Hope you get lucky, but keep in mind that only about half the people are able to fix their cameras with these procedures.Allawi, your symptoms sound like a CCD problem. This extra power can be useful in overcoming grit or sand particals that may be jamming the lens. Canon Ixus Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically characters left: Contact Us|Terms of Service|Privacy & Security|About Us|Our Network © 2003-2016 JustAnswer LLC JustAnswer UKJustAnswer GermanyJustAnswer SpanishJustAnswer Japan 50 3906342 Go to "How to repair lens error (or E18 error)" page Post your lens
pictures blurred thereafter. Then I blow cool air from the hair dryer to the lens. Then I did a web search and read the posts here. news Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended.
javawriter 115.846 weergaven 8:04 Canon Lens Stuck Frozen Solved by The Chime Man! - Duur: 1:40. Displayed E18 out of nowhere, a week after last use. And I will have a great weekend after hearing of your success :-) December 28, 2007 at 10:51 AM jdolly said... EmailPosted May 25, 2010 2:41 pmAndreiI was in the third day of a one week vacation and was using my camera to shot 60-100 pictures throughout a day, while walking around
well i started to get really frustrated bc i havent been able to use my camera for months and i wasnt planning on spending money on a new one or getting We have another camera which is an S3IS and guess what, it just got the lens error. Definite last resort but worked for me. The camera is performing flawlessly now and I am again a happy camper!
Learned how to fix my camera. Ask an Electronics Technician Not a Consumer Electronics Question? Wow - i can't believe that worked. This got the lens to retract, which was an improvement, but was still getting stuck while zooming.
Will display pictures on card but camera won't work. I hope everyone gets a solution to what is clearly a defect in these cameras. I have not sent it to Canon yet since I cannot find my receipt and the warranty won't cover it. Check it out by clicking here.
The one that worked for me was the last suggestion, while turning camera on gently twist the outer lens until you hear a click. Posted September 5, 2010 4:12 pmSheilaTo the person that I just responded to on the sd780, if you're not going to fix your camera and you'd like it to go to