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Fuji finepix s1000 zoom error lens is stuck out what can I do???

My camera displays a zoom error message and has a red light flashing. The lens is stuck out and will not go back in... Please help what can I do?????????????

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If you recently dropped the camera, you may have damaged the lens housing -- that will require professional repair. Otherwise, your problem may be as simple as low batteries or corrosion on the battery terminals inside the camera. Make sure that the batteries are fresh/fully charged. If the problem persists, remove the batteries and wipe the camera contacts firmly with a dry cloth (heavy corrosion may require cleaning with a wire brush, steel wool, or sandpaper). Remove any residue that may have fallen into the battery compartment during cleaning, then wipe both ends of the batteries and replace them in the camera. This cleaning works about 90% of the time, and I hope it clears up your problem.

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I just slapped my camera when it did that. it works fine now O-o

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