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Cam prob the camera isnt turning on. the lens is stuck and when u hold the power button, the red light just pops on for about 2 or 3 seconds and then turns off. the screen doesnt even turn on.

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  • Anonymous Jun 12, 2008

    Where is the battery located on the S-555V CyberPix camera? The camera does not turn on.

  • nellyvilleus Aug 08, 2008

    I have tried pushing different buttons to try to possibly un-freeze it

  • parulmanu Aug 11, 2008

    the camera isnt turning on. the lens is stuck and when u hold the power button, the red light just pops on for about 2 or 3 seconds and then turns off. the screen doesnt even turn on.

    dis happened initially..

    but now even the red light refuses to turn on.

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Have you tried absolutely fresh batteries of the correct type? If so Then it would seem that the lens mechanism is not fully functional. DO NOT TRY TO FORCE THIS - IT IS VERY FINE AND CAN BE WRECKED BY THE LIGHTEST TOUCH OF FORCE. Turn off the camera remove the battery and with the eraser on the end of a pencil polish the internal contacts in the base of the battery chamber. Do the same for the chamber lid. Hold the camera lens down and gently tap the side of the lens mount. Re assemble -see what happens. If still in trouble go to customer support on the makers website.

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To reset the Camera back to factory default, select the INITIALIZE Option from the SET UP1 Menu of the Camera to OK. This will set the user defined settings back to factory default. The images and videos will not get deleted.


If the issue persists, service may be required.


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