Question about Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
I turn the camera on and it tries to extract the lens but can't so the LCD screens stays black and e18 error code comes on
Why dont you buy a new one and return this one in the poackage?
Posted on Mar 30, 2008
The E18 error is fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension.
Here's some things that you can do to try to correct it. They only seem to work for about 50% of lens errors, but they're worth a try:
Posted on Feb 17, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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