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Lens stuck out; camera won't stay on

The lens on my sony dsc-s500 is stuck out and when I push the power button it lights up and cyber-shot shows on the screen then it turns off immediately.  I haven't dropped it or anything.

When turned on the lens comes out of the camera BUT the shutter closes and when the camera if off the shutter opens? Any ideas

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Re: lens stuck out; camera won't stay on

I have the same problem. Its actually because the On/Off button got pushed in somehow and its stuck. At this time right now, im not sure how to make it unstuck, but sometimes it will stay on. But when you push on, since its being held down, its stuck that way and immediately turns off because its still being held down constantly. Maybe try using a thing needle to try and push it out?

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Re: lens stuck out; camera won't stay on

I turn the camera starts makes a funny noise in lens area, then turns off. HELP!

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