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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX01 Less than 1 year old

My camera will turn on and act as if it is going to be operable and then the lens will zoom in and out and then ask to be turned off and then back on again. The lens will not close when turned off. It acts like it is on when turned off. If not shut off when asked to do so, the camera automatically shuts down and the lens is still open. Even when I turn the switch to "off" the lens still stays out.

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  • Hotiron Jan 05, 2008

    My FX01switches on and zooms in to maximum no functions are available

    in any mode .When I change to scene mode the options are scroling through unassisted none of the camer a control buttons work. Seems to be a software problem but I can't find the firmware anywhere Any help would be appreciated.

  • yayayoyoheho Jan 06, 2008

    Exact Same Problem...what the F???



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Same problem with ours, only 7 months old. We returned to the seller under warranty, and they fixed the problem FOC. They stated "lens adjustment" on the repair invoice.
I think these machines are not as sturdy as we are led to believe, and the slightest knock or bump sends them a bit squew wiffy!

Posted on Jan 25, 2008


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