Question about Cameras
Restart means turn it off and on. But I believe that you failed to mention the other words that go with this error, namely "Lens Error, Restart Camera". Sadly, restarting the camera usually does not work to correct the lens error.
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's some things that you can do to try to correct it. They only seem to work for less than 50% of the lens errors, but if the camera is out of warranty, they're worth a try:
Posted on Oct 12, 2008
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