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HI. Every I attempt to take a picture with my cam, I get a "Error 01" message. Please advise. Thank you

Hi. I have a canon EOS 300 D. Every time I try to take a picture I get a "Error 01" message. Please advise. Thank you

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Err 01: LENS COMMUNICATION DESCRIPTION: This error occurs in the following conditions: When electronic communication with the lens cannot be established, after the EOS D300D is powered ON or when the shutter button is pressed halfway. When the lens diaphragm cannot be controlled during shutter release.

REMEDIAL MEASURE: Clean the electronic contacts on the lens with a clean, soft, dry cloth and check the mount interface switch on the body's lens mount for dirt or other damage. If this does not solve the problem, try another Canon EF lens or have the EOS EOS D300D examined by a qualified service technician. This error is similar to Error 84 on the D30.


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Posted on May 09, 2009

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