Question about Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
When I turn the camera on the power light flashes the LCD screen stays black, then it beeps an the error code E18 comes up on the LCD screen.
Lens errors (E18 errors on Canons) are fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. Or the battery ran down with the lens extended ...
Here's some things that you can do to try to correct it. They only seem to work for less than 50% of the lens errors, but if the camera is out of warranty, they're worth a try:
Posted on Jan 12, 2009
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