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Flash does not go off

Although the camera is been set to various options where the flash is required, and if need be the flash is selected regardless of condition, it does not actually go off when taking the picture. Can you help please?

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If there is a red blinking flash constantly blinking on the LCD screen of the camera this indicates a failure with the flash charging sensor in the camera. It has failed and needs to be replaced.

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Does it work okay in bright sunlight without a flash? If so, try changing the options to factory default.

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The flash may be broken.
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Set the mode dial to [camera icon], and press [up arrow] on the control button repeatedly to select a flash mode.

The flash mode has the following features.
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Flash doesnt operate on any flash mode


Hi,

Follow the steps below to check if the issue can be resolved.
Check if the battey is fully charged.
Charge the battery in the Camera and check if the flash charge lamp is flashing. Once the Lamp goes out the Flash in the Camera gets charged.
Once it is charged, press the Up Arrow button in the Camera continuously to select the Forced Flash which will strobe regardless of the surrounding brightness.
Make sure that the Camera is not in TWILIGHT or LANDSCAPE scene selection mode.
Make sure that the MODE and REC MODE is not set to BURST3 or BRKTG from the Menu settings.
Change the REC MODE and SCENE SELECTION Mode to enable the Flash in the Camera.

If the issue persists, service may be required.

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The flash wont work on the camera...still


1. Even if the flash is set to always ON, the flash will still not work in the following circumstances:
* When shooting MPEG movies. * When shooting in the Twilight or Handheld Twilight mode. * If shooting with the Burst or Multi Burst mode. * Shooting with Sweep Panorama. * Shooting with the Fireworks or High Sensitivity mode. * If an external flash is connected.
2. You can also Initialize the Camera. Touch the Home option. Then, select the Main Settings and then, select the Main Setting2 option. Then, select the Initialize option to OK.
3. You can also try to select the Flash Forced option to ON. The Flash Forced option is located under the Flash Settings.

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Flash does not work


Please note that:

1. You can not use the Flash when the Camera is set to Burst or Multi Burst mode.

2. You can not use the Flash when the ISO or Twilight mode is selected in the Scene Selection.

3. You can not use the Flash when mode dial is set to Movie.

Also try these steps and check:

4. Ensure that the battery is fully charged and the flash is turned ON.

Please set the Landscape mode or Snow mode or Beach mode in the Scene Selection and check if the flash is working.

5. Try initializing the Camera and check if it works normally.

NOTE: Initializing the Camera will reset the settings of the Camera to the factory settings including date and time. It will not delete any data saved in the Camera.

6. Please press the Menu button on the Camera. Then, select the SETUP menu and select the SETUP 1 option of the Camera. Then, select the Initialize option to OK.

7. Try to power reset the Camera and check if it helps to resolve the issue. I suggest that you reset the Camera by removing the battery from the Camera and inserting it after 1 minute.

8. If the issue still persists then the Camera requires service.


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Flash wont work, settings are on for flash, and the multiburst is switched off.


Please note that:

1. You can not use the Flash when the Camera is set to Burst or Multi Burst mode.

2. You can not use the Flash when the ISO or Twilight mode is selected in the Scene Selection.

3. You can not use the Flash when mode dial is set to Movie.

4. Ensure that the battery is fully charged and the flash is turned ON.

Please set the Landscape mode or Snow mode or Beach mode in the Scene Selection and check if the flash is working.

5. Try initializing the Camera and check if it works normally.

NOTE: Initializing the Camera will reset the settings of the Camera to the factory settings including date and time. It will not delete any data saved in the Camera.

6. Please press the Menu button on the Camera. Then, select the SETUP menu and select the SETUP 1 option of the Camera. Then, select the Initialize option to OK.

7. Try to power reset the Camera and check if it helps to resolve the issue. I suggest that you reset the Camera by removing the battery from the Camera and inserting it after 1 minute.

8. If the issue still persists then the Camera requires service.


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Oct 09, 2009 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S700 Digital Camera

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Flash is not working


1. You can not use the Flash when the Camera is set to Burst or Multi Burst mode.

2. You can not use the Flash when the ISO or Twilight mode is selected in the Scene Selection.

3. You can not use the Flash when mode dial is set to Movie.

Please set the Landscpe mode or Snow mode or Beach mode in the Scene Selection and check if the flash is working.

4. Try initializing the Camera and check if it works normally.

NOTE: Initializing the Camera will reset the settings of the Camera to the factory settings including date and time. It will not delete any data saved in the Camera.

5. Please touch the HOME and select the SETTINGS menu in the Camera. Now, please select the MAIN settings menu. Please select the INITIALIZE option under the MAIN Settings 1 menu.

6. Try to power reset the Camera and check if it helps to resolve the issue. I suggest that you reset the Camera by removing the battery from the Camera and inserting it after 1 minute.

7. If the issue still persists then the Camera requires service.



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Hello!

Please consider the troubleshooting given below:
(a) Remove the Battery from the Camera then press and hold the power button for 30 seconds.
(b) Reinsert the Battery pack and turn ON the Camera. Please make sure that the Battery pack is fully charged.
(c) Next, try resetting the Camera to the original factory settings if the menu options are accessible on the Camera.
Perform the steps given below to reset the Camera to the original factory settings:
(i) Press the Menu button on the Camera to access the menu options.
(ii) Press the right arrow on the control button to select (Setup) setting, then press the right arrow again.
(iii) Press up/down/left/right arrow to select the Setup 1option.
(iv) Next, select the Initialize Option and select OK.
Performing the above mentioned steps will reset the Camera to the original factory settings.

If the issue persists even after performing the above mentioned steps then service will be required.

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The error E:91 indicates a hardware malfunction in the Camera. In this case, you may try resetting the Camera to the original factory settings.
Follow the steps given below to reset the Camera to the original factory settings:
(a) Press the Menu button to display the menu screen.
(b) After pressing the right arrow on the control button, go to the (setup) setting, then press the right arrow again.
(c) Next, press the left/right/up/down arrow on the control button to select "Setup 1" option.
(d) Then, select the "Initialize" option OK, OK.
(e) Set the clock if date and time screen appear.
(f) Next, turn off the Camera and remove the Battery pack and press and hold the power button for 30 seconds.
(g) Then, reinsert the Battery pack and turn the Camera ON.

Performing all the above steps will reset the Camera to the original factory settings. After resetting the Camera to the original factory settings, please check the operation of the Camera.
If the Camera continues to display the error E:91 then service will be required.

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I bought a Sony DSC t700 approximately 6 months


If the built-in flash does not function, then the camera may be set to Auto and will only flash when taking pictures in poorly illuminated environments.
To set the camera to the Forced flash setting so it will flash regardless of the surrounding brightness, press the UP ARROW on the control button until a lightning bolt icon appears on the LCD screen.

If the Forced flash setting is already enabled and the flash is still not working, then the issue may be due to another camera setting. Even if the Forced flash setting is enabled, the flash will still not work in the following circumstances:
When shooting MPEG movies
When set to the Twilight mode
If an external flash is connected
If in the Burst or Multi Burst mode

Please touch the MENU option on the screen of the Camera.
Then, select the REC MODE under the MENU.
Then, select NORMAL under the REC MODE.

If you're not able to select the NORMAL under the REC MODE, try Initializing the Camera.

First, please touch the HOME on the LCD screen of the Camera.
Then, select the SETTINGS in the HOME menu.
Then, select the MAIN SETTINGS under the SETTINGS.
Then, select the Initialize under the MAIN SETTINGS.

If the issue still persists after performing the troubleshooting steps provided above service of the Camera is required.

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