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Lens Error When I turn the camera on Ijust get the message Lens Error - It started without reason- ANy suggestions.?

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Hold firmly in one hand with the camera on and strike the camera on its edge against the heel of your other hand. Try this a few times, turning the camera off then on to check results between strikes. The lens is sticking to cause this problem.

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Camera detected this error while moving the lens and cut the power automatically. This error message may appear if you press on the lens while its moving. Make sure that when your going to turn on the camera, your hand or fingers will not block the lens to retrack. Turning on the camera in a dusty or sandy environnment is also one reason for this message to be displayed.
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