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Shutter button not working

After droping my camera the shutter button now doesnt work. everything else is ok. turns on, screen works, lens zooms in/out ok, no error codes.

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  • Anonymous Jun 04, 2008

    where the lens can move out and in does not open

  • Anonymous Jun 10, 2008

    Lens stuck open.


  • Anonymous Jun 21, 2008

    camera was dropped and now the lens is stuck and a red screen on the display!!

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Dear phill523:

Unfortunately the solution is to call Canon (1-800-828-4040) and send the camera into the Service Center for repair.

Hope this helps a bit.

Sincerely,
HeavyDLB

Posted on Jun 03, 2008

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