Question about Nikon Coolpix 4100 Digital Camera

2 Answers

Nikon Coolpix 4100

Camera just seems to have died. Will not turn off. Lens stuck in out poistion.

Posted by on

  • 6 more comments 
  • Anonymous Jun 28, 2008

    My lens was stuck in. When pressing the on button it flashed green. Nothing more happenned. Because of the light coming on - at least flashing - I did not consider the batteries. However, after reading the solution here, I did. The camera is FINE!

  • npadma2008 Jul 18, 2008

    even after replacement of new batteries, it is not responding

  • emailannaj Oct 26, 2008

    I have the same problem - the camera will not turn on even with new batteries. ~Any suggestions please?

  • aydinakkose Dec 02, 2008

    hi there, my nikon 4100 had very blurry images a few days ago. and nowadays the lens does not extract and there is an error message "lens error" on the lcd and the lens still does not extract. How I can solve this problem* Thanks for all your helps in advance...

    aydin

  • boyfuds Jan 07, 2009

    I have the same problem, even if i put it new alkaline batteries. Sometimes, the green lamp beside the on/off button will light up, but still the lens are still stacked up and still no image in the LCD.



    Do you know where it can be repaired? Thanks.

  • dr_pudge Feb 01, 2009

    I have the same problem. My Nikon Coolpix 4100 seems to have died with the lens out. The on/off switch is flashing, the LCD is black and it won't turn off. When I change the batteries, the light stops flashing (obviously) but the lens doesn't go back in. Help!

  • stefano sc Apr 14, 2009

    I have the same problem. My Nikon Coolpix 4100 seems to have died with the lens out. When I change the batteries, also if brand new the lens doesn't go back in...seem to be really dead. Help!!!!!!!!!!I wrote to the Nikon Customer Service... If I will discover something I will inform you.ByeStefano (IT)

  • Eddye Mueller Aug 08, 2013

    When turned on, the lens fully extends before completely retracting, so I'm hesitant to take her apart. The idea of getting a new battery makes sense, even though the current battery appears to be fully charged. Do they just "wear out" after a while?

×

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

How wbout changing your batteries. mine does this if my batteries are dead.
Hope this helps

Posted on Jun 19, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Gents and ladies, open the body of the camera carefully, expose the front end. use can of compressed air around the lenses to hopefully blow out any dust particles. Hit every nook and cranny. attempt to turn camera on and off and on. If your lens won't retract or extend, but your power is on and "lens error" on screen, go deeper, remove several screws to remove the lens--be slow and gentle!! Might be good idea to just loosen the tiny screws first to gently giggle the lens while blowing air into the area. As you press the power button, you should be able to hear the little motors trying to extend or retract the lens. try to work the jam loose--gently.
I speak of experience--i had given my camera up and bought other ones to replace it but one day I decided to try to fix it. this is after my son had gone to the beach with it and it never worked again.
the lens would not come out and "lens error" was on the screen.
sometimes it would power on, other times it did not. But, after fiddling with it for awhile and taking the plunge unguided, the camera finally extended and retracted the lens and took a few pictures of my fingers!! Needless to say, there was quite a bit of sand inside the casing and moving gears. Now get after it and save your camera!

Posted on Sep 11, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do I correct lens cover error?


nikon coolpix s52 lens cover error Questions & Answers ...

www.fixya.com > Forum > Tags
Nikon COOLPIX S51 Digital Camera When I turn the camera on the lens cover willnot slide open. The screen displays a message that say "Lens Cover Error!

Nikon COOLPIX S52 Digital Camera - Fixya

www.fixya.com/support/p926575-nikon_coolpix_s52_digital_camera
Recent Nikon COOLPIX S52 Digital Camera questions, problems & answers. Free expert DIY tips, support, ... How do I correct lens cover error? Nikon COOLPIX.

Fixing a nikon S52 camera lens cover?? PLEASE HELP!!!? ' Yahoo Answers

https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid...
Apr 4, 2011 - ... broke my lens cover on my nikon coolpix s52. when i try to turn it on it says Lens cover error and has a ... Can i fix it myself? What would be the approximate cost of repairs? ... How to fix Nikon Coolpix L6 digital camera lens?

Lens Error message ' Nikon Knowledgebase


Aug 31, 2015 | Nikon COOLPIX S52 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Lens stuck and I cant get the camera turned on. I have a nikon coolpix s4100


Low battery voltage left the lens in a position that the electronic circuit can not resume the next operation. Its a typical Nikon digital camera problem. The tolerance on the lens barrel maybe too tight. The solution maybe replace the lens assembly.

Feb 10, 2012 | Nikon Coolpix 4100 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Lens error message comes on when you turn it on


Here are some troubleshooting steps that you can try that may (or may not) correct it. They only seem to work for less than 40% of the lens errors, but if the camera is out of warranty (or repair cost approaches that of the camera), they're worth that try. Some of the later steps do involve some risk to the camera, so carefully weigh your options before deciding to conduct them:

Nov 26, 2011 | Nikon Coolpix 4100 Digital Camera

1 Answer

My brand new cam nikon coolpix S 4100 got stuck while i was editin a photo...battery is full, unable to switch the cam off.


Pull the battery, try again, if it continues to fault I would take it back and get a replacement.

Oct 11, 2011 | Nikon Coolpix 4100 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Nikon coolpix L11 Lens stuck


Try jiggling the lens. Use compressed air to blow out any grit around the lens barrel. If that doesn't do it, you'll need to get the camera serviced.

Sep 28, 2009 | Nikon Coolpix L11 Digital Camera

1 Answer

What can I do when I get "Lens Error" on my Nikon4100 coolpix?


Check to be sure there isn't an obstruction that is keeping the lens from extending and be sure the battery is fully charged. If you find and clear an obstruction, just turn the camera off and back on and it should be okay. If none of this helps you will have to have a NIkon authorized repair service work on it for you. You can send the camera to Nikon for service or you can look up an authorized dealer in your area.

Jul 22, 2009 | Nikon Coolpix 4100 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Nikon Coolpix L11 Error....


Assisting the lens gently when it opens and shuts may work.

Dec 28, 2007 | Nikon Coolpix 5700 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Nikon coolpix 4100 playback menu


My screen shows "Lens Error" when i on the camera. Anybody has the same problem? how to solve?

Dec 16, 2007 | Nikon Coolpix 4100 Digital Camera

Not finding what you are looking for?
Nikon Coolpix 4100 Digital Camera Logo

687 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Nikon Digital Cameras Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

96333 Answers

Steve

Level 3 Expert

3287 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

Are you a Nikon Digital Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...