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My Sony DSC W80 18 months old has started malfunctioning - when turn on lens goes in/out but get an error messsage advising turn off/on again - but doesn't solve problem and can't take pictures. Any advice much appreciated

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SOURCE: DSC-W80

I checked everywhere online to use the sony camera as a webcam and found no results, unless your a serious hacker, it would probably be to complicated. 

Posted on Oct 29, 2007

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SOURCE: DSC W80.

Whenever you switch on the camera the lense comes out to a certain places, stops and the camera is initialized to take the picture. In some cases when there is a friction in the movement of the lense, it does not comes out fully up to the proper position. so the camera mechanism draws it back and again pushes it out. this happens 3-4 times and if still the lense does not reaches its position it displays "turn the power off and on again" and the problem continues.

Your camera needs a repair of the lense assembly.

Posted on Jul 08, 2008

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SOURCE: Lens cover opens only a **** on Sony DSC-W80

Please read carefully below procedure how to remove "Barrier Block" (what you call Lens Cover)..
Turn camera power ON so Lens will extend.
Take out battery so lens will remain extended.
First silver ring needs to be removed with help of tweezers as shown in below image..
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Now you will see 2 screws at front of lens, unscrew to remove barrier block (lens cover) as shown in below image..

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You need to have new barrier block with following part number..

A-1205-001-A BARRIER BLOCK ASSY

Subject part is available in Part Store

Install new barrier block as shown following image..

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Insert battery and power up camera to check does barrier block works fine.
Need further info, let me know.
Good luck.

Posted on Feb 10, 2009

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SOURCE: Sony Super Steadyshot DSC W80 and lens keeps going in and out

Hi, Focal lens out of sync. camera cannot initialise. Lens requires manually resetting. If you in the U.K , I can help you out.
p.m me at kiddo242@hotmail.com

Posted on Aug 11, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a sony dsc-w80 that won't turn on. I

you have a bad power switch, you will need to take the camera apart and clean the inside of the switch with alcohol

Posted on Aug 18, 2009

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Error: TURN THE POWER OFF AND ON AGAIN is displayed on the LCD screen when the Lens Mechanism is stuck or when 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.
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You can contact any sony service centre nearby to you. For your convenience please visit:
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