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Wont turn on properly

I have an olympus mini, it wont turn on properly. It gets half way there n then stops, makes another two tries at it and then gives up coming up with a blue screen showing : D : SE02 what is the problem and how do i fix it??

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Re: wont turn on properly

I think i have solved this by reading another solution,turn it on with lens facing upwards.Works well allthe time

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That´s rigth. I was watching what was happening with the lens facing up, and then.... it works....
That´s the only way I can switch it on.

But this don´t fix the problem, simply let it switch on.

Posted on Feb 07, 2009

Re: wont turn on properly

I have just solved this by reading another solution on this site - just turn it on with the lens facing up
works amazingly!

Posted on Oct 21, 2008

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Ive looked all over the internet for a solution to this very common problem. This is the only one that worked for me. When you turn on the camera the green led light comes on. Hold the camera in your right hand while you turn it on and as the lense comes out, bang the camera (lens facing down)against your left palm repeatedly until you notice the led light briefly turn red then green again. You need to do this every time you turn it on.I think shaking it loosens the jarred lens. This was the only solution I could find and although I was tentative about doing more damage this way, I tried it and it works.

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