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My Sony DSC-S980 tells me to turn it off and then on again. What is going on?

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SOURCE: i have a sony cyber-shot DSC-S980 cant download pictures

Try using a separate card reader to download your pictures.

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SOURCE: I have a sony cybershot DSC-S980 and every time i

The issue may with the Hardware. Please try the steps below to confirm the same:
http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/documentLink.do?externalId=C265373

http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/documentLink.do?externalId=C91134

Posted on Jun 26, 2010

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You can't. The DSC-S980 is designed to store images (and videos) to memory, not to stream live video to another device.

I know this wasn't the answer you wanted to see, but there it is.

Posted on Nov 05, 2010

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SOURCE: my sony dsc-s980 keeps telling me to turn off and

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Error: TURN THE POWER OFF AND ON AGAIN is displayed on the LCD screen of the DSCS980 Camera when the Lens Mechanism is stuck or affected by any malfunction. If turning the power on and off again does not resolve the error message, try doing a power reset and Initialize option.

Performing a manual power reset

Turn off the camera.

Remove the battery pack.

Press and hold the power button for 30 seconds.

Allow the camera to remain without power for 60 seconds.

Reinsert the battery pack.

Turn on the camera.

To reset the Camera back to factory default, select the INITIALIZE Option from the Main Settings 1 Menu of the Camera to OK.This will set the user defined settings back to factory default. The images and videos will not get deleted.


If the issue persists, service may be required.


Good Luck

Posted on Nov 10, 2010

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The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or connected via USB or FireWire). This is likely to be faster than connecting the camera to the computer, and won't run down your camera's batteries.

Once the card is plugged in, it will appear to your computer as a removable drive. You can use the operating system's drag&drop facility to copy pictures from the card to the computer's hard drive, the same way you copy any other files. Or you can use any photo cataloging program, such as Picasa ( http://picasa.google.com ).

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My sony dsc-s980 keeps telling me to turn off and on the power. There was a problem with the barrell getting stuck but its seems to be working ok now but my camera still wont work


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Error: TURN THE POWER OFF AND ON AGAIN is displayed on the LCD screen of the DSCS980 Camera when the Lens Mechanism is stuck or affected by any malfunction. If turning the power on and off again does not resolve the error message, try doing a power reset and Initialize option.

Performing a manual power reset

Turn off the camera.

Remove the battery pack.

Press and hold the power button for 30 seconds.

Allow the camera to remain without power for 60 seconds.

Reinsert the battery pack.

Turn on the camera.

To reset the Camera back to factory default, select the INITIALIZE Option from the Main Settings 1 Menu of the Camera to OK.This will set the user defined settings back to factory default. The images and videos will not get deleted.


If the issue persists, service may be required.


Good Luck

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You can't. The DSC-S980 is designed to store images (and videos) to memory, not to stream live video to another device.

I know this wasn't the answer you wanted to see, but there it is.

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I have a sony cybershot DSC-S980 and every time i go to look at my photos the lens will act all weird and then i get a black screen telling me to turn the power off and on again. i dont know what to do.


The issue may with the Hardware. Please try the steps below to confirm the same:
http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/documentLink.do?externalId=C265373

http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/documentLink.do?externalId=C91134

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The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or connected via USB or FireWire). This is likely to be faster than connecting the camera to the computer, and won't run down your camera's batteries.

Once the card is plugged in, it will appear to your computer as a removable drive. You can use the operating system's drag&drop facility to copy pictures from the card to the computer's hard drive, the same way you copy any other files. Or you can use any photo cataloging program, such as Picasa ( http://picasa.google.com ).

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My camera will not turn on. the screen says turn the power off and on again. the lens will not close all the way.


please remove the battery and then, press and hold the power button for 15 seconds. then, reinsert the battery and check . if the issue still persists, SERVICE is the only option.

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I have a sony cyber-shot DSC-S980 cant download pictures


Try using a separate card reader to download your pictures.

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