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Lens Cover will not open

Recently, my lens cover will not open. I've tried plugging it in, resetting it and manually opening but nothing works. Any suggestions?? We have experienced the same problem with our Sony DCR-DVD203. The camera was working fine one moment and has not been abused, but now the lens cover will not open.

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Hi,

Try forcing open the lens cover with a tissue and blow. Try a couple of times.Few people have reported success with this issue..

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You have tried manually opening it, you say? How were you doing this and why didn't it work? Is there an error message coming up on the camera at all? We are talking about a Sony Handycam correct? or what camera are we talking about because your description of the problem seems to be two different things. Please update me on this and answer my questions and I will see what you can try that you haven't done already.

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    Benjamin Patri Jun 05, 2008

    If this is a regular digital camera and not a video camcorder, then try to gently bump it with the palm of your hand as either there is some foreign material within the lens area or possibly the gears are off or your motor is bad and the bumping will usually fix the first two

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    Benjamin Patri Jun 05, 2008

    you may also try blowing compressed air or blowing by mouth to get any material out.

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    Benjamin Patri Jun 08, 2008

    If you are satisfied with your experience here, then feel free to provide me with some feedback by
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    Thanks for your time and service and I hope you have a Great Day!

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May be the lens cover got bent or there may be obstcles that struks and will make the lens cover not to open so try by giving it for service

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    balachander megavarnam Jun 05, 2008

    check whether the battery is charged

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Make sure that your device battery was fully charge, or make sure that the unit has a power on it..

thank you

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