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Zoom i have a canon elura 65, the zoom keeps zooming in why

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  • speedybloke Jul 28, 2008

    I have a similar problem with a JVC GR-FX11. Whatever level you zoom to, when you release the zoom lever it zooms in to maximum. If I hold the lever, it stays where it is.

  • Anonymous Jul 30, 2008

    same issue. camera keeps zooming no matter what i do. 

  • jheier Aug 18, 2008

    My Elura 65 started doing the same thing about a month ago. How can this be fixed and how much does it cost?

  • Lorna Tadic Jan 28, 2009

    the zoom seems to be stuck on tight,

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My zoom problem was a combination of the software and hardware when it came to the neutral position for the zoom slider. When the camera is first turned on, if the physical zoom slider (hardware) is in the neutral position (you are not touching it) the camera software does nothing, but if you are pushing the physical zoom slider when you turn on the camera, the software resets the "zero zoom" position into memory. The solution to my problem was to push and hold the physical zoom slider towards the wide position and the software realize reset the "zero zoom" neutral position. This may take a few tries to get it right (if you over compensate, do the opposite and push the slider towards "T" when you turn it on), but I hope this will solve your problem and save you a few bucks.

Ryan

Posted on Nov 15, 2008

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