Question about Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera

1 Answer

Canon SX1oo - lens error

Digicam is 3 months old. I have purchased this cam in US through my friend. I am in chennai,india.

The error : lens error, restart camera.
When i restart camera, getting switched off.

Posted by on

  • joannamaria Nov 18, 2008

    I have the same exact problem, and am also not in the US.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    One Above All:

    The expert with highest point at the last day of the past 12 weeks.

    Top Expert:

    An expert who has finished #1 on the weekly Top 10 Fixya Experts Leaderboard.

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

  • Canon Master
  • 102,366 Answers

This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras. There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html

Posted on Feb 22, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Hi I my new(3 months old ) PowerShot SD1300 IS camera has a problem. Initially worked fine ,but suddenly it is not working. Issue is it will power up only once after many (5 to 6 hrs) put idle.When powerd...


PCB? Are you referring to a Printed Circuit Board if so then you are right it's a warranty issue. If you have the receipt of purchase in the USA and have friends or family living in the USA you could send the camera to them to forward onto the USA Canon repair depot. Once repaired the camera would be returned to your friend or family who in tern would forward it back to you. Also if the Canon service in your country said it was the PCB without looking then it might be a known problem with this model. OR because it's an American market camera they don't want anything to do with it.

Jan 19, 2011 | Canon Cameras

1 Answer

Lens error restart camera


your cam is out off order
if want it back needs to replace optical block
assembly that is the only way.
good luck..

Feb 26, 2010 | Canon PowerShot A590 IS Digital Camera

1 Answer

Camera gives E18 error!!!


Hello there,
The E18 error is related to the LENS not able to retract fully. If it is still under warranty, I would advise you bring it to the nearest service center. This is to avoid further damages. Otherwise, you can try a few things below.
There are a couple of things you can do.
1. Turn it on and then off. Spray canned air around the lens.
If trick 1 will not work out, try this.
2. Make sure the battery is fully charged. Turn on the camera and then give it a couple of firm whacks on the side. Make sure nothing is blocking the lens and wait for it to fully retract.
Let me know how it goes.

Oct 03, 2009 | Canon PowerShot A410 Digital Camera

2 Answers

Printer service center in chennai india address required


No. 40, R.K. Mutt Road
, Mylapore, Chennai, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600004, India
09803455336‎ map is here:

Jul 31, 2009 | Canon PIXMA MP160 All-In-One InkJet...

1 Answer

Canon DR5020 E21 error


Canon Scanners are reliable. Canon has chosen error codes logically, 'P' os Paper related, 'C' os cover related, 'E' is Engineering Support related.
E21 is Document Motor Trouble. E2 is Separation Motor Trouble. Check of connection and load or you may to replace motor. Try connecting the motor to a different location and if the error is same, probably there is no motor fault, if it changes then it definitely motor fault. As a last thing you may need to change the PCB on the side.
S. Mohan, Chennai, India

Jul 03, 2009 | Canon DR-5020 Path-Through Scanner

2 Answers

Lens error, restart your camera


I've had similar problems with various versions of this camera. Here's the fix, if all else fails. These are step-by-step instructions to take apart and fix the camera's lens error. http://johnsmouth.wordpress.com/2010/12/01/lens-error/

Jan 20, 2009 | Canon PowerShot SD630 Digital ELPH / IXUS...

1 Answer

CANNON SCANNER 7580...ERROR P00


Canon error numbers are logical! Error starting with 'P' is paper related. If there is already soem paper inside the scanner while inititalising, u will get this error. Check for shreds of paper in the paper path. (Error starting with 'C' is Cover and 'E' isn Engineer reqd)
S. Mohan, Chennai, india  

Jan 15, 2009 | Canon DR-7580

1 Answer

Noisy sound and white particles are comming with flash light


The noisy sound is not a good sign as it means that there's something wrong with the lens alignment mechanism. I suggest you take it for a service since the cam is only 3 months old and still under warrany

Sai.

Nov 25, 2008 | Canon PowerShot S51S Digital Camera

1 Answer

Canon a560


Did you accidentally hit the "DISPLAY" button on the back of your camera? It manually turns the display on and off to save batteries.

Jun 21, 2008 | Canon PowerShot A620 Digital Camera

2 Answers

Panasonic lumix -fx01 digicam isnt responding


After posting on here I took my FX01 to a repair centre and was informed the motherboard had died. They couldn't give a specific reason for this, saying it could be anything relating to humidity, extreme temperatures, static, even just a slight knock, etc. Cost of repair was higher than purchase of a new camera so I grudgingly went for that option. I hope you guys have better luck!

Nov 14, 2007 | Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX01 Digital Camera

Not finding what you are looking for?
Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera Logo

Related Topics:

176 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Canon Cameras Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

TC CAMERA REPAIR.Com...

Level 2 Expert

165 Answers

old marine
old marine

Level 3 Expert

1814 Answers

Are you a Canon Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...