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Lens error 122

I dropped my camera while taking a picture..and now it's not working it gives me a white screen and says Lens Error 122, .....something. how can i fix it

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  • eymanr Mar 04, 2008

    I took it to the local repairer and the inner lens was broken it needs to be replaced...

  • Anonymous Mar 04, 2008

    I had the same thing just happen to me...

    how much does it cost you to get it repaired locally?

  • eymanr Mar 14, 2008

    I live in the Middle East. it cost me about 40$...



    You can call your local repairer and ask them..

  • Anonymous May 10, 2008

    same problem. how much does it cost in canada?
    and what type of place would i take it to get it fixed?

  • 123meyay33 May 25, 2008

    i dropped my camera when looking at my pictures. then i picked it up and saw that the lense was stuck and it said error 122.I got my camera on febuary 24th and now its nothing to me. how much would it cost in the us california?

  • Anonymous Sep 19, 2008

    I dropped my camera while taking a picture..and now it's not working it
    gives me a white screen and says Lens Error 122, .....something. how
    can i fix it:((

  • chels27mielk Oct 04, 2008

    my battery died so then my camer lens was stuck out and i put it in my purse and someone stepped on it now the little lens is like half in half out and it gives me like error lens 122, somthin

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2009

    Well my lens fell out of the camra and i think the battery died so it got stuck out and now the battery is dead and i have no cord wat dhould i do???

  • dani-anne May 12, 2009

    My friend's and I were taking pictures with my camera, and my friend tried giving the camera to my other friend and it dropped. The lens was stuck but we managed to put it back so that it would turn off etc; The problem now is that the picture is pink and blurry. But when I press down on the lens it goes back to normal. But then again, as soon as I let go it goes back to being pink and blurry. 
    I already checked my local repair stores, and it's $70 for sending it to another place which will tell me how much it's going to cost. I don't have that much money and I need a way of doing this myself.


    Any ideas? 
    Thanks

  • 123meyay33 May 11, 2010

    I dropped my camera and it says error 122 what should i do???

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Solution 2: umm your gay tat didnt help at all
mine lens is sticking out but not thw whole way
WHAT DO I DO
i dont have enough money to repair it.wel depends how much it is

Posted on Sep 23, 2008

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Look all you have to do is turn the outer lens (hear it click ) then it'll work!

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I never dropped my camera, but I have this issue.

Posted on Aug 18, 2008

Well..i didnt drop my camera..i put it down after looking at it. cut it back on and then it said lens error: 122, 1, 0. 0.

so after researching i found that..you can get it fixed for $60.
or if you have the warranty they will replace it.

but i have the kodak-M853.easy share..

hope that helps someone =)

Posted on Jul 28, 2008

Hmmm these digital cams are so damn fragile!! the old onesare way better,, u drop and what ever u do the won't break!!
i dont know how much it costs to repair it in ur country..u can cll the company and ask them how much it costs to change the lense...sorry couldn't help u!!

Posted on May 27, 2008

Oh sorry it i gave u a wrong number..it cost 40 Jds which is almost 58 $US

Posted on Mar 15, 2008

I just drop my camera while i was taking a picture

it said lens error 122, how do i fix that

without going to a repair

Posted on Mar 14, 2008

Ok,white screen is LCDproblum or flex conecting pro,error 122 is ur lens barrel stuckup or mechanical gears problum this is repareable u try ur local repairer

Posted on Mar 04, 2008

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