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The lens of the camara is stuck it wont go in and it turns on and imeriatly turns of

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    The zoom is stuck. When I turn the camera on it zooms to the max and the camera does not function. Cannot "unzoom" :(

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I have the same problem with my Kodak V803.

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I turn on my camara and then the lens makes a noise and it turns of right away,i charge the battery (fully) and it still turns off


maybe because you have a lens error trouble, Lens errors (system 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:wish you luck thanks

Feb 21, 2012 | Sanyo VPC-X1250 Digital Camera

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Lumix DMC-FX30 Digital Camera: hi well when i turn my camara on it tell me please...


Hello

The problem is 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.

Use these at own risk as it may further damage the camera.

Firstly , 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).

Try gently 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.

Another 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 your hand.

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.

Hope 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.

Regards
Andrea

May 17, 2010 | Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX30 Digital Camera

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When i turn my camara it tell me.... please turn camara off and then on again.. so i do it and it tell me the same thing i dont know what to do or were to take it


Hi,

It seems your camera's Battery is not holding a charge, you need to replace it with another one.

Also this issue usually comes due to the lens getting stuck and is unable to come out, so please try charging your battery and check for any dust/foreign material stuck in the lens preventing it to come out properly.

If the problem still persists, take your camera to an authorised service centre.
Good luck

Mar 16, 2010 | Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ30 Digital Camera

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The lens gets stuck


This happen to me also. I heard a rattle before the lens got stuck. So I loosed some of the screws on the side of the camara and opened the case slowly and carefully. A small screw fell out and the camara has worked fine since (about 6 months). You may have an internal screw that is jamming the lens mechanism.

Oct 05, 2009 | Fuji FinePix 2650 Digital Camera

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THE LENS COMES OUT BUT GOES RIGHT BACK IN AND


I had the same problem. All I did was hold the lens out when it tun so that when it shuts off, the lens is still out. Then I moved it around a bit. Something was stuck in the lens and when I moved the lens around, it came out. So now it functions normally :] I hope I helped!

Jul 07, 2009 | Kodak EASYSHARE M1063 Digital Camera

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My l200 camara lens is stuck


huSh now :( I remember my former camera.. XD

Lens errors are fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interferingwith the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped withthe lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens hadbeen blocked preventing its extension. Or the battery ran down with thelens extended ...

Here's some things that you can do to try to correct it. They only seemto work for less than 50% of the lens errors, but if the camera is outof warranty, they're worth a try:

http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12...


hope this will help ya out

Jun 06, 2009 | Samsung L200 Digital Camera

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Camara not focusing/ zoom not working


Its an error code and shows problem of Lens mechanism.
Lens focus / zoom motor is stuck that's why camera gives out of focus image.
You need to replace Lens Assembly and it would cost you more then camera worth.

Oct 26, 2008 | Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T1 Digital Camera

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Error-C1


Dirt /dust in the lens and lens gear box ( this drives zooming only ) preventing optimum functioning. Lens cannot properly come on line ( shutter and diaphragh mechanism then do not come on line ) and the camera switches off. Solution : is ether replace lens unit or dismantle lens to clean out ( from gear box and the helicoil of the lens ).

Sep 03, 2007 | Kyocera Finecam S4 Digital Camera

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Lens problem


If you've replaced the batteries with fresh ones, it probably has a broken zoom assembly. It'll have to be replaced by a repair shop.

Dec 13, 2006 | Canon PowerShot A520 Digital Camera

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