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Error 2111 on camera VPC-S750 when i try to zoom in it says lens error 2111 and shuts off. the lens does not close when i turn my camera off.

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  • Anonymous Jan 20, 2009

    I have the same problem with my Sanyo VPC-S650. I bought it at Walmart and now, 9 months later, I discover that Sanyo only waranties their Walmart sold digital cameras for 90 days. The Walmart camera girl told me that ALL of the other digital cameras that they sell are warantied for 1 year. Too bad you can't find out what the warantees are BEFORE you buy. Very disappointed. BTW, I did not drop or otherwise misuse the camera. apparently this is a common problem with Sanyo.

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This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras. There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html

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