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Similar problem to Green Can't take a picture

I have almost the same problem as Green. When I turn on the camera I see the Cybershot logo appear, then it says "Access" with a black background behind it...the lens then zooms out and retracts 3 times. Then the message appears (Turn the power off and on again). I can still review old pictures on the lcd. Eventually the camera turns itself off. I've tried removing the battery and also the memory card but nothing works. Any ideas?? Thanx.

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Re: Similar problem to Green Can't take a picture

Hi there, resoldering the focus motor contacts on the lens unit might be the solution. Replacement of the optical (lens) unit is the ultimate solution. If you want more info please contact me at LIVE Expert Assistance. Best regards, Arpi

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