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So frustrating. Turn off and Turn on again.

Every time I turn my camera on it says "turn off and turn on again". I have tried leaving the rechargeable battery out of the camera. I have tried resetting it. Any more suggestions?

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Re: so frustrating. Turn off and Turn on again.

There are two possible defective parts on your camera, is the lens cover will open upon power on? if yes, then lens cover motor is OK. if not its defective. Assumming, lens cover is OK, does lens assy pop-out upon power on? If not then, lens assy is defective, replace it. Thanks

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