Question about Casio Exilim EX-S500 Digital Camera
We had the same problem with a Casio Exilim. Had been stuck for months...had nearly given up until I saw another post about banging the camera pretty forcefully to get the lens unstuck. I hit it once on the bottom onto my desk(w/ paper and blotter on the desk-so soft), then twice with the back of the camera against the desk. I turned it on and the lens was unstuck!! Immediately took a couple pictures and it seems to be working fine! If the camera may be lost, you've got nothing to lose to try this out...Good luck!
Posted on Dec 15, 2008
I had a similar problem - lens stuck open and I was unable to switch the camera on. I thought it was a battery issue - however when I tried to recharge the battery, it flashed red then switched off (fully charged! I now know)
After reading some of the posts on here - I wondered if our camera had been dropped. When I checked the lens sideways on, it did seem a little crooked. With the battery out, I gently moved the end piece of the lens and it clicked back into place . When I replaced the battery the camera switched on!
Posted on Aug 13, 2009
Samsung S760 lens gets stuck part way out when powered up. I pulled it fully out manually and it now works fine. Problem in this camera seems to be caused by using the picture review button > when the cam is powered up. If you press the review button when the cam is off, you can review your pics and the lens doesn't stick.
Posted on Jun 02, 2010
I`ve got same problem withmy camera and its not even up to one month and i`m` assured of at least one year be4 any problem occur. This is un ideal and its not proper, i`m` dissapointed anyway, please what can i do?my mail address is 08065692924
Posted on Aug 05, 2008
Lens stuck open.
Posted on Jun 03, 2008
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