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Lens error, restart your camera

I have a digicam (Canon IXUS 65 model). My sister accidentally drop it. When i'm going to on, the cam respond me with 'Lens error, restart your camera'. How could i possibly fix this error? I'm clueless. Please help.. Thank you so much in advance

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I've had similar problems with various versions of this camera. Here's the fix, if all else fails. These are step-by-step instructions to take apart and fix the camera's lens error. http://johnsmouth.wordpress.com/2010/12/01/lens-error/

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This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras. There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html

Posted on Feb 23, 2010

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