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The lens doesnt close and when i turn the camera on it bips three times and the screan shuts off. the lens wont close.

I took a picture and the lens never closed. the screan is functional but when i turn the camera on it's all blurry, like it's out of focus. then the camera beeps three times and the screan shuts off, but the lens is still out. it wont close. when i turn the camera on (those few seconds before it beeps and shuts off) the buttons are not functional either.

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Re: the lens doesnt close and when i turn the camera on...

The batteries need to be changed. The digital batteries sold at the stores die out too fast. I had this same problem. In result, I purchased rechargeable battieries.

Posted on Dec 14, 2006

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SOURCE: the lens doesnt close, the camera beeps 3 times and shuts off.

Hi just had the same problem I freaked out and then read that about the lenses problem so I figured screw it if it is broke I have to go out and buy a new one anyway....BUT I yanked a LITTLE on the lens and poof fixed it....

Posted on Oct 17, 2007

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