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Flash not working

For some reason i cant turn the flash on, i press up to change the flash setting and nothing happens... and the up button works for the volume and scrolling

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    I was hoping this was a true solution, but it's not. I'm having the exact same problem and am hoping I don't have to replace the camera completely!

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Better take to sony dealers resolving flash problem because there might be some connectivity lost inside the chip deign of camera

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When we press the on/off button nothing happens. I have new batteries in it, I also have the cable plugged in. Nothing happens


I had the same issue...turned out to be the batteries not making contact... change the battery manufacturer to a known maker. The off brand stuff has dimension problems.

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Buttons on camera won't work.


I finally got the menu button to work by firmly pressing downward on the mode dial while turning it. Once the menu opened, I went to set-up and initialized all settings. This action reset all the settings to default and now all of the buttons are working. 

Jul 15, 2008 | Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W7 Digital Camera

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Buttons don't work


Hi
Have you turned the mode lever to the point at the setting that looks like a little camera, some thing like [O].

Try This:
1. Turn the Mode lever to [O]
2. Press the function button. (Found to the left of the eyepiece/viewfinder)
3. Use the up and down buttons to get to the setting you want to change (found on the dial to the next to the LCD screen).
4. When you get to the setting you want to change use the right arrow to enter and make the change use the left to go back to the main menu.

Hope that helps.

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My flash doesnt work either. Holding the flash button down doesnt do anything either (in program mode)

Apr 08, 2008 | Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera

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Sony Cybershot DSC-H7 - can not change flash settings


for anyone who wants to know how i solved my problem with the flash saying it cannot be changed...

If you go into the camera settings; look under rec mode. It might be in "burst" mode. Flash will only work while in "normal" mode.

Mar 16, 2008 | Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-H1 Digital Camera

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Flash


The flash circuit has gone out the squilling noise is the flash compasitor popped and the acid inside is burning.

Feb 14, 2008 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S700 Digital Camera

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1. Mode Dial not working, "Take-Picture-Button" not working.


If the camera was dropped, then it's really causing those kinds of issues like mode dial and shutter button will not work.

But you could still try these steps below:

First, do the POWER RESET:
- Turn off camera
- Remove batteries for a minute
- Reload batteries
- Turn on camera

Second, do the MASTER RESET
- Press on MENU button
- Press on the right button until you see SETUP 2
- Scroll down until you see RESET
- Press the right button to pick up on YES or NO
- Press on OK/MENU button for changes to be saved - Turn off camera for a few seconds so that settings will be refreshed

Third, if it still does the same thing, then your camera needs to be repaired by a technician.

If you want to know where you could send it, just call the hotline of the manufacturer of your product so you could get assistance
about this matter.

Jan 01, 2008 | Samsung Digimax S630 Digital Camera

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Flash is not working ??????????????


This camera has four flash modes and each time you press the button the mode changes. As you press the button you should see the indictor in the upper left side of the screen.
1. In automatic flash, the camera will decide if you need flash or not. This mode does not have any indicator on the screen
2. Forced flash, this will cause the flash to be constantly on. The indicator looks (kind of) like a lightning bolt.
3. Slow Syncro, this mode slightly delays the flash and is used to lighten up the background more the foreground. The indicator looks like the lightning bolt with SL next to it.
4. No flash, this will turn off the flash. The indicator looks like a lightning bolt enclosed by a circle with a diagonal line through the lightning bolt. (similar to a no parking sign).
If you don’t see the indictor changing on the screen the switch behind the button is malfunctioning.

Nov 26, 2007 | Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P52 Digital Camera

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No picture taken when shutter release is pressed


if you see no reation of the pressing of the button i.e. no focusing, no error message nothing , then most probably a simplest problem , the shutter release button may not be working for few reasons : 1) defective switch. 2) defective flex cable. 3) camera exposed to some physical jerk or dropping resulting into disalingment between inner switch and the shutter release button.

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