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Powering problems my camera was working fine on my prom night then it died ive charged the battery but now it won't even turn on. i dont know what to do

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  • MayLoo May 13, 2008

    My DSC-W50 Sony Cyber-shot camera will NOT power on. I've checked the batteries and they are charged. It was working one day and nothing the next. No power at all. What to do?

  • Biggiie May 15, 2008

    When I zoomed in to take a picture, the zoom button was acting up. It told me to turn off the camera and then turn it back on. When I turned it on, the camera kept on zooming in and out. What should I Do?

  • WJW_Michigan May 23, 2008

    My Sony DSC-W50 Lens is stuck in the open position, and repeatedly displays "Turn the Power on and off again". Upon turning the camera off the lens does not return and close, and when turning it on the LCD displays " Access ", then repeats the same message to turn it off. Whatever help can be provided is greatly appreciated!

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When the camera stops like that, it is hard to tell what is wrong. It can be an internal problem which has to do with the electronics or connections. A repair or selling it as a as is or parts camera on a site like Ebay.

Lenses being stuck, may be helped by pulling on the lens or pushing in... if it is tilted slightly to one side, you may be able to fix it by pushing gently as it is started to the opposite side.

Zooming problems are definitely to do with the lens. Dirt or sand in the gears, or at some time it could have been damaged from an impact.

A digital camera not powering on can be the result of many internal problems. Loose connections internally, corrosion form liquid or water can damage the internal electronics.

All of these problems may not be able to be fixed for less than the camera is worth. Selling it at a site such as Ebay for.. as is, parts, or repair, may be better than tossing it.

Posted on Aug 04, 2008

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