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Flash the flash is not functioning anynore not even after i initialize it

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Flash circuit is bad in your camera and needs replacement. If you have basic knowledge of electronics, go ahead and if not, contact nearest Sony repair shop.

Posted on Jun 21, 2008

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I can not change the flash setting on my camera


I'm sorry that the flash on the Camera is not working. If the Forced flash setting is already enabled and the flash is still not working, then the issue may be due to another camera setting. Even if the Forced flash setting is enabled, the flash will still not work in the following circumstances:
  • When shooting MPEG movies
  • When shooting in the Twilight or Handheld Twilight mode
  • If shooting with the Burst or Multi Burst mode
  • Shooting with Sweep Panorama
  • Shooting with the Fireworks or High Sensitivity mode.
  • If an external flash is connected
Please make sure that the Camera is not in any of the above modes.
Try initializing the Camera. To initialize the Camera, please use the Initialize option under Main Settings 1 Menu of the Camera.

Feb 22, 2011 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H9 Digital Camera

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Sony Cybershot DSC-W55 Flash Error Code


1. Turn OFF cam
2. Remove the battery or the power supply
3. Turn the switch to CAMERA for about 30 sec
4. Turn the switch to OFF
5. Install the battery or power supply
6. Turn the switch to MEMORY
7. Open the LCD cover and press the RESET button ( small inner button )
8. You will be prompt to adjust date/time. Do it
9. Take some pictures

Mar 24, 2008 | Digital Cameras

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My camera s flasnmode did not work it happaned when my camers power on for a long time how to fix that flash mode ?


Hi,

If the built in flash does not function, then the Camera flash may be turned off or ot is set to Auto and will only flash when the taking pictures in poorly lit environments. To turn on the flash so it works regardless of the lighting conditions, press the flash button on the Camera until the Forced Flash icon appears on the LCD screen. The flash button on the Camera has a lightning bolt symbol on it.
If the Forced Flash setting is already enabled and the flash is still not working, then the issue may be due to another camera setting. Even if the Forced flash setting it enabled, the flash will still not work in the following settings.
When shooting movies.
When shooting in the Twilight or Handheld Twilight mode.
When shooting with the Burst or Multi Burst mode.
Shooting with the Fireworks or high sensitivity mode. (ISO)
Following the above steps should resolve the issue. However, if the issue persists try resetting the Camera back to factory settings and specifications.
Try power resetting the Camera to check if it resolves the issue. To power reset the Camera, turn off the Camera and remove the battery pack. Press and hold the power button for 30 seconds. Remain the Camera without power for 60 seconds and reinsert the battery.
If the issue persists, try Initializing the Camera. The Initialize option can be done only if the Menu of the Camera is accessible. To access Initialize select MENU-->SETUP-->SETUP 1-->INITIALIZE-->OK.
This should resolve the issue.

Thanks for using FixYa.

Jan 17, 2011 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera

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The flash doesn't work. How do you replace bulb or repair it?


If the inbuilt flash doesn't function, then the Camera flash may be turned off or it is set to Auto and will only flash when taking pictures in poorly lit environments.
I'll forward a link to a page where you can view the information to troubleshoot this issue.
Please click on the link to open the page and follow all the steps mentioned to troubleshoot this issue.
http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=C95364&sliceId=1&docTypeID=DT_KNOWLEDGEARTICLES_1_1&dialogID=92740277&stateId=1%200%2092738942
If the issue still persist, please reset(Initialize) the Camera.
To initialize the Camera,
Press Menu button to view the Menu items Then, Settings--Main Settings--Initialize--OK.
If the issue still persits, service is required or inbuilt flash should be replaced.
Thank you!

Mar 24, 2010 | Sony Cyber-shot® DSC-H20 Digital Camera

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The flash wont work on the camera...still


1. Even if the flash is set to always ON, the flash will still not work in the following circumstances:
* When shooting MPEG movies. * When shooting in the Twilight or Handheld Twilight mode. * If shooting with the Burst or Multi Burst mode. * Shooting with Sweep Panorama. * Shooting with the Fireworks or High Sensitivity mode. * If an external flash is connected.
2. You can also Initialize the Camera. Touch the Home option. Then, select the Main Settings and then, select the Main Setting2 option. Then, select the Initialize option to OK.
3. You can also try to select the Flash Forced option to ON. The Flash Forced option is located under the Flash Settings.

Jan 10, 2010 | Sony DSC-T70 Digital Camera

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E:91:01 in DSC-W80


I can't recall all the Sony error codes off the top of my head, but I believe E:91 is that your flash is not working.

Can you take pictures at all or do you get just the error code? If you can take a picture with the flash off then your flash needs to be replaced.

If you can't use the camera you need to first press the reset button, then reset all camera settings to default.

1-3. PROCESS AFTER FIXING FLASH ERROR
When "FLASH error" (Self-diagnosis Code E : 91 : 01) occurs, to prevent any abnormal situation caused by high voltage, setting of the flash is changed automatically to disabling charge and flash setting. After fixing, this setting needs to be deactivated. Flash error code can be initialized by the operations on the HOME screen.

Method for Initializing the Flash Error Code
Initialize
Initializes the setting to the default setting. Even if you execute this function, the images stored in the internal memory are retained.
1 Select [Initialize] with v/V/b/B, then press z. The message "Initialize all settings" appears. 2 Select [OK] with v, then press z. The settings are reset to the default setting.

To cancel the resetting
Select [Cancel] in step 2, then press z.
· Make sure that the power is not disconnected during resetting.

Hope this helps.

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Sep 07, 2009 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera

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I bought a Sony DSC t700 approximately 6 months


If the built-in flash does not function, then the camera may be set to Auto and will only flash when taking pictures in poorly illuminated environments.
To set the camera to the Forced flash setting so it will flash regardless of the surrounding brightness, press the UP ARROW on the control button until a lightning bolt icon appears on the LCD screen.

If the Forced flash setting is already enabled and the flash is still not working, then the issue may be due to another camera setting. Even if the Forced flash setting is enabled, the flash will still not work in the following circumstances:
When shooting MPEG movies
When set to the Twilight mode
If an external flash is connected
If in the Burst or Multi Burst mode

Please touch the MENU option on the screen of the Camera.
Then, select the REC MODE under the MENU.
Then, select NORMAL under the REC MODE.

If you're not able to select the NORMAL under the REC MODE, try Initializing the Camera.

First, please touch the HOME on the LCD screen of the Camera.
Then, select the SETTINGS in the HOME menu.
Then, select the MAIN SETTINGS under the SETTINGS.
Then, select the Initialize under the MAIN SETTINGS.

If the issue still persists after performing the troubleshooting steps provided above service of the Camera is required.

It's required to physically examine the Camera to determine the exact issue at the service center.





Jun 16, 2009 | Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera

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Hi I have a sony cyber shot dsc t20 and I get an error message flash settings cannot be changed whe I try and select another flash setting?


I had the same problem, and i tryed everything, even opening
the camera and see if any visible damage on any part (nothing), so
when i try initializing again ( menu>setup>option #1), right after the
"OK" over reseated date, i went to the Flash Button, and turn it off
and at least the annoying flashing error is not there - that means it is
software error, because all flash functions work till it detects that
has ans error wile charging/loading the flash. Hope it helps.
TENFERRE

Aug 25, 2008 | Sony Digital Cameras

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E:91:01


easily just reset the camera with a pencil.

Aug 14, 2007 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T10 Digital Camera

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Sony DSC-W50 Flash Error code-E:91:01


I have a method to stop the E:91:01 error flashing on the screen.it were not solve the flash function but atleast you can use the camera without flash. 1)at setup do a initialize. 2)go to flash function to turn off the flash (must do it fast,b4 the E91:01 appear,if not you need to reset it again ) by now E91:01 will never appear.you can use it like normal,be sure not to turn on your flash again or go to night mode.if not you need to perform step 1 & 2 again.hope it help.

Jul 25, 2007 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera

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