Question about Canon EOS 550D Rebel T2i Digital Camera
I ve canon EOS 550d camera suddenly a error 05 has occurred in which its giving " The built-in flash could not be raised. Turn the camera off and on again." even when the flash is open. Because of it the flash is not working
Tryed everyones sugestions for erros 05.3 clicks but non worked until i took the flash cover of by takeing 2 screws out very easy and then loosenedthe screw with the spring until flash moved freely
Posted on Apr 09, 2013
I'm using canon kiss x4.. having same problem.. and use to do a slight "tick tick" on flash.. and that pops up.. and once its popped up. i don't close it down until i finish my photography session.. because it saves a lot of time.. and where there i don't need flash i just disable flash from with in menu... it's ok for me
Posted on Dec 31, 2012
I pulled up manually as it tried to open and wiped down the flash and sensors now works fine.
Posted on Sep 19, 2012
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Posted on Sep 22, 2014
Can you pull it up manually, Be careful when doing this but try opening it manually, it is possible that the catch for the flash is just stuck temporarily.
Posted on Jan 05, 2009
SOURCE: cANON eos 450D error 05
I have had the same problem with my 450D. I have been living without flash on my cam for a month. Until I realized that maybe something liquid and sticky by chance got where the flash is...so i just trid to hold uo the flash my insrting my nail into the small space between the flash and the camera and tried to press the flash button. IT WORKED!!!
Posted on Jul 19, 2010
SOURCE: canon rebel eos ds6041
DS6041 is the model number for Canon EOS Digital Rebel or 300D. It is a 6.3 megapixels DSLR camera from Canon.
All software and manuals available from the Canon site
Posted on Feb 18, 2009
SOURCE: Err 05
In my case, I borrowed a camera and when I got it back, err 05 appears.
I've located a bit of old orange juice which sticked one of the sensors
- you can see the sensors when flash is popped out.
Posted on Jan 10, 2009
SOURCE: Error 05
Usually grit or something sticky causes the flash movement to seize. Window cleaning fluid on a cotton tip works best.Clean remaining residue with methylated spirits on another cotton tip. Water based cleaning should be avoided as it may corrode components.
Posted on Apr 04, 2009
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