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My camera lens wont close anymore and wheneva i turn the camera on and off it says system error and goes off again.

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  • Anonymous Nov 19, 2007

    My camera does the same thing. I don't know how to fix it. Whenever i turn it on it just says SYSTEM ERROR and turns back off. My lens won't even go back in. HELP!!!

  • QuanaIs2much Jul 05, 2008

    when i try to turm my camera on.It says "system error" and goes off.But when i try it again,i hear it trying to come on..Its summer and i wanna take some pictures NOW

  • camstaci Jul 31, 2008

    my camera lens wont close anymore and whenever i try to turn it off or no i get system

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U can try to press the on and off button and put ur hands on the lens and try to push it in or push it out..
maybe it will come out or go back in
or twist it gently
and try to do that.
that happened to my camera also but i fixed it

Posted on Nov 21, 2007

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