Question about Samsung Digimax S500 Digital Camera
Lens is already extended battery is charged whats wrong?
OMG! so i read all these suggestions and nothing worked or i was just confused..tried the tapping thing but didnt work..so i finally just kept twisting the lens and pushing it in and out..it doesnt really move but i was angry and hoping this was doing something..i turn my camera back on a IT WORKIN AGAIN:) im so happy becuz i was so pissed that i had to buy another camera but i suggest trying this method if the table tapping dont work..OH and my lens didnt look crooked at all so if urs look straight and stilling doing stupid beep thing ,,,try this!
Posted on Aug 22, 2008
Lens motor stalled. Checkout the price of a repair at Samsung suppor
Posted on Sep 13, 2007
I charged the rechargeable batteries (that came with the camera) using another battery charger (rather than the charger that came with the camera) and hey presto! As soon as I closed the battery compartment door, the lens retracted into the camera and the camera started working perfectly fine! Had sat in the cupboard for over a year without being able to use it. Happy days!!!
Posted on Sep 15, 2008
Look Under the Subject Title E18....May be the same problem.
Posted on Oct 17, 2007
The camera beeps three times and then shuts off without the lens going back in.
Posted on Sep 15, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
If the camera is older sometimes the battery brakes down after starting as the motor for the lens needs a lot of power as the starting of the lcd does. Had a similar problem with a different camera. I tried a friends battery and suddenly all worked fine.
Posted on Sep 19, 2008
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