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Camera lens fix
You can try to change the lens unit assembly On ebay you can get about $30. If you will do, I will give some help then even though you would lose your camera.. It is quit easy to technician but to you question?
Hope you luck! A Professional Camera Clinic Guy!
on Mar 31, 2015
Deleted photo recovery from cameras internal memory
Please try this, turn on your camera, insert a blank memory stick, slide the side switch down to the lowest point, should say “No file in this folder” click on menu, click on Setup, use the arrows and go to Memory Stick, choose “Copy” choose “Album” the “OK” this will copy all you pictures from the Album in your camera to your memory stick.
Hope this helps J
on Aug 19, 2014
I dropped my camera whilst
Lens errors are fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. Or the battery ran down with the lens extended ...
Here are some troubleshooting steps
that you can try that may (or may not) correct it. They only seem to work for less than 40% of the lens errors, but if the camera is out of warranty (or repair cost approaches that of the camera), they're worth that try. Some of the later steps do involve some risk to the camera, so carefully weigh your options before deciding to conduct them:
on Aug 28, 2011
My camera DSCN1 when i
This usually means your zoom lens is jammed and can not extend so the camera shuts off. You may have to get it serviced, but just try new batteries as the problem could be low power as well.
on Aug 10, 2011
Copy internal memory to memory
Use the Copy command in the Memory Stick menu. Full details are in the "Copy" section of the manual (page 67 in my copy). If you need a manual, you can download one at
on Jun 20, 2011
How can I deleted protect
Unprotect them first. With the image displayed, touch [MENU] to display the menu. Touch up/down to select the key symbol.
Full details are in the "Viewing menu" section of the manual (page 54 in my copy). If you need a manual, you can download one from the manufacturer's web site at
on Jun 20, 2011
My camera lens barrel will
Reason is lens guide pin damaged & replacing is the final solution. But before that trey these.
Hi there please follow the steps and let me know the result.
1. Ensure batteries are fully charged & clean the battery connector point in side the battery compartment.
2. Look carefully between the lens and the camera body for any sand, dirt or any damaged etc.
3. Try turning the camera with the lens facing down and shake to dislodge anything stuck
4. Try removing batteries and memory card, wait 5 minutes and refit the battery only.
5. Now turn on camera( with out card ) and see ,if working then fix the memory card & again turn on the camera. If working then fine .
Otherwise format the memory card and fix back in camera again & try. Make sure before format the memory card take a
back up all photos in your computer then format. If no luck then reset or restore the camera setting by pressing Menu key for 2 sec ..
in not done the press both Menu & self time key for 2 - 4 sec.
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on Jun 08, 2011
I turn on the camera and the lens pops out, but
Thank you for using FIXYA!!!
is a suggestion. If you do not feel comfortable trying it, you will need to take
the unit to your nearest service centre. Feel free to let me know if you
need any assistance.
The problem might be that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the
probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.
these at own risk as it may further damage the camera.
try connecting your ac adapter or usb cable.
Try holding the
shutter button while switching on the camera.
Look at the lens ,
and if some of the lens 'circles' is misaligned or not concentric then
try wiggling it (while holding camera lens down).
pushing or pulling the lens when it extends but this is risky as it may
cause the lens barrel to slip out of its guidance system.
way to do this is to place the camera lens down on a hard surface and
then power it up. Be sure to use a soft cloth or something similar as to
not scratch your lens or casing. Let the lens push the camera up and
down a few times and sometimes the little resistance provided by the
camera is enough to get things going again.
Try hitting your
camera near the lens on the body with the soft tissue on the palm of
Other than that , I would take the camera to a repair centre for a evaluation to see if it would cost more to repair than to
replace the camera.
If it is still under warranty I would suggest
you take it in before trying any of these steps and remove any
off-brand batteries or accessories as some stores are really fussy about
warranty repairs on camera's with non-brand accessories.
You can also have a look at THIS link.
the advise is useful. please do not hesitate to let me know if you need
any further assistance. Also, please be so kind to let me know if you
found this helpful.
on May 31, 2011
I'm sorry that the Camera is displaying the error message. "TURN THE POWER OFF AND ON AGAIN" displays on the LCD screen when the Lens Mechanism is stuck or when affected by any malfunction. If turning the power on and off again does not resolve the error message, try doing a power reset. Please follow the below steps to perform a power reset.
- Turn off the camera.
- Remove the battery pack.
- Press and hold the power button for 30 seconds.
- Allow the camera to remain without power for 60 seconds.
- Reinsert the battery pack.
- Turn on the camera.
Also try initializing the Camera if you're able to access the Menu items on the Camera. The Initialize option will be available under Setup or Main settings Sub Menus.
If the issue persists again, service is required. Please click hear to locate the service center near your area.
Thanks for understanding. Please let me know if your require any further assistance.
on May 27, 2011
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