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Olympus e510 shutter button locking up

I have 3 month old camera which has been working well but now, after a few photos, jams and although the shutter button goes down a little (to allow AF) it will not "cilck" to take photos. Amazingly it does work when the lens is removed!!!?
The problem is intermittant but becoming more and more regular.
I dont want to send the camera back (internet purchase) if its a simple probem to fix.
All help gratefully recieved!!!

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  • rij1234 Oct 16, 2008

    Thank you - am putting the solution to the test and hope all will be well.

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Reset the camera through the menu.... put the camera in P mode, menu, right over to card setup, down to custom reset, right arrow, ok, up arrow to yes, ok

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