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Screen only shows "access"

When I turn on the camera, the word "access" comes on the screen. By playing with the buttons, I can occasionally get an old picture on the screen, but then it tells me to turn the camera on and off.

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Re: Screen only shows "access"

For other users that may read this post, this problem is related with the lents mechanism. If the camera isn't able to properly initialise the CCD sensor or the lents servo-motors this error will occur. In anycase this will require qualified service intervention as it's not in anyway a user manageable problem.

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Re: Screen only shows "access"

One of my friends has the same problem with her camera, but we can't even get old pictures to come up on the screeen. When you turn it on it says access for about 15 seconds, then tells you to tell the camera off and then back on.

Posted on Oct 17, 2006

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