Question about Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera
I dont have a DSC-W80, I have a DSC-W90...I don't know if that makes a difference or anything.
Well anyway, my problem is, on the screen of my camera E:62:12 keeps flashing. It's annoying and it won't go away. I tried everything. Resetting everything. It's still there. I don't know what it means.
Has anyone else had this problem? Please help.
We had the same problem, Sony DSC W80 with the code E 62:12 flashing on the upper right side of the LCD screen. The camera was rotating the photos by 90-degrees. After reading that E 62 was related to the steady shot function, I figured it may be a stuck potentiometer in the camera (it has little sensors that tell the camera what it's orientation is, I guessed one of them was stuck from a "light" fall earlier in the day, while the camera was in the case). I firmly banged the camera in the palm of my hand 3 times on 2 sides... The problem's gone and the pictures are no longer rotating.
Posted on Jul 26, 2008
I had the same flashing E:62:12 on my Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H55. I also had the rotation problem and there was a big black crescent shaped shadow on the left side of my screen. All problems were cleared up when I banged the bottom of my camera(quite hard, actually!) against my palm...! Yay!
Posted on Sep 28, 2011
Tap the camera gently and fixed the problem
Posted on Dec 24, 2009
On Sony equipment, if the error code starts with a 'C' character (e.g. C:xx:xx), then you can service the camcorder yourself.
If the error code starts with an 'E' character (e.g. E:xx:xx), then you will need to contact your Sony dealer or local authorized Sony service facility to have your device serviced.
E:62 codes deals with sensors that are used with the Steadyshot function.
Sorry, I wish I could help you more. Good luck!
Posted on Jan 28, 2008
I have had 4 Sony cameras. They are one of the worst brands for cameras! When this one (DSC-W90) finally dies, and it will, I am going to a Nikon.
Posted on Sep 08, 2008
I gently tapped the camera on all sides and the problem went away.
Posted on Sep 07, 2008
It´s the same qith my camera! I can´t find a solution!!! Did anyone find any?
Posted on Jun 27, 2008
The problem just went away on it's own, my camera is fine now..
Posted on Feb 22, 2008
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