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Won't snap picture

I've had my camera for a few years now, and it's a little beat up, but up until this summer it's works just fine, no major damage. Then suddenly, it wouldn't snap a picture. It focuses and if I press ******* the front of the camera (the flat area besides the lens) then it will snap and actually take the photo. I thought maybe something wasn't connecting electrically and I was wondering if anyone knew a way to fix it.

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First off, try gently turning the focus ring on your lens while it is on auto focus mode (DO NOT force it). Sometimes a minor bump on the lens can cause the focus ring to come off the tracks. Try that and see if the lens start auto focusing again. I find that this solves the issues a lot of the time. If that doesn't give you any results then you'll need to take your lens to an authorized Canon service center for repairs. Hope this helps!

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Posted on Jul 06, 2011

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