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Zoom error eachg time i turn on my f470 finepix the words zoom error appears what can i do to fix this?

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  • maggie224 Dec 25, 2008

    i got the f470 for christmas today and i have the same errior on my screen. there should be nothing wrong with it, as it is brand new.

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You lens are tilted? If so, they are out of track. Maybe you bumped or dropped the camera. Try straighten them up with your fingers, very gently.

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Displays:ZOOM ERROR


Good day,

This is a common problem and sometimes can be fixed.
Please see details on my tip on how to fix this error here:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r7041378-digital_camera_lens_problems

Let me know if my tip was useful for your problem!

Regards

Jan 11, 2011 | Fuji FinePix F470 Digital Camera

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Cant change from shoot mode to playback mode.also zoom lens is not adjustable


The Fuji FinePix F470 camera is an excellent device. Most of the controls are computerised in such a way that makes picture taking and viewing less stressful. Changing from shoot mode to playback mode is by the press of the play button which looks like an arrow the zoom lens is not manually adjustable it adjusts by the press of the W and T buttons.
Here is a link to help you download the brochure, User guide and quick start guide for the camera:
http://www.fujifilmusa.com/support/ServiceSupportBrowse.do?prodcat=842410&sscucatid=664271&sscucatid=664272
Hope this soultion has been helpful?

Dec 19, 2010 | Fuji FinePix F470 Digital Camera

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It says Zoom Error. On my fujifilm camera, when I turn it on. PLEASE HELP ME :(


the same thing was happening to mine, what i did was i moved the lens area back and forth,gently while turning it on and off, maybe its dust or maybe one of my little ones messed with it. i plan to keep on messing around wit it so that i won't have to be doing that, but meanwhile that worked to get rid of when it says zoom error. hope this temporary solution works.;-}

Oct 12, 2010 | Fuji FinePix F470 Digital Camera

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Fujifilm finepix J32 Zoom error


Had exactly the same problem with my fujifilm j32, after reading a few things on the net and definitely couldn't be bothered to waste money and time sending off a camera that cost a few quid I took matters into my own hands!
I turned the camera on and quickly grabbed the lens to stop it retracting again, once it was held out I gave it a good 'wiggle' moving it in all directions fairly firmly!
I then pressed the on/off button again to switch it off and then turned it back on and low and behold it turned on and worked perfectly after!
Hope this helps others cause it could save you a lot of time and money!

Feb 19, 2010 | Fujitsu Digital Cameras

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Problem viewing pics i've taken/deleting old pics/using zoom


keypad failure is common with this camera. the ribbon connecting this to the board has 2 folds in it that split over time.
Replacement is the only solution

Aug 30, 2009 | Fuji FinePix F470 Digital Camera

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Problem with F470 Fine pix camera


sounds like the keypad ribbon has either popped out of it's socket or, and this would be the common fault, the ribbon has broken. In which case fuji will be your only way to fix and get it serviced at the same time. last quote I recieved was £80.
source a donor camera on ebay for the cheaper option

Jan 06, 2009 | Fuji FinePix F470 Digital Camera

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Broken Zoom on Fuji Finepix F470


Try turning the power on and gently pulling the lens outward as it powers up. This may force the gears to re-align themselves. Use "fingertip" pressure only. Don't force it excessively. Also try turning on, and then applying slight pressure to the front of the lens while you power it off. You can also try rotating the lens barrel segments while it powers up or shuts off. Sometimes either can get the lens back on track.

Jan 20, 2008 | Fuji FinePix F470 Digital Camera

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ZOOM ERROR


I used to get that error all the time with a earlier Fuji FinePix with the slide-over lens cover. If the cover wasn't pushed back completely, the lens would extend only so far and then give an error. Make sure that there's nothing (dirt, hair) on any of the lens surfaces and make sure the lens is fully extending when you do turn the zoom on. Don't let anything touch or bump the zoom while it's moving, either.
Not sure if this will help, since you have a different model. This is what worked for me, though.

Nov 16, 2007 | Fuji FinePix F470 Digital Camera

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Zoom error


I had the same problem with mine and I tried several suggestions, BUT the only one that has worked is to gently grab the lens, pull it out as far as it will go until fully extended. While keeping it extended turn the lens to the right until you hear a click. Once you hear the click, release the lens and turn the power button on and then back off again. This should take care of the problem. A word of warning. ALWAYS make sure your fingers do not touch the front of the lens when you power on the camera. Even the slightest bit of obstruction seems to make the problem reoccur. Another note. I had tried this several times until I finally heard the click, so please don't give up on it, just keep trying. This will work and it will save you a lot of time and money having it fixed.

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