Question about Olympus Cameras
It will better for you to call the Olympus support of take this camera to a nearest repair center because there's really something worng inside it that a professional should fix it..
Posted on Jul 07, 2008
You might want to take it into a camera store or Best Buy and see if there is quick solution for it. If the buttons aren't working and removing the battery doesn't help reset then something else could be wrong with it and needs another set of eyes to look at it.
Posted on Jul 07, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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Jun 09, 2012 | Sony Cybershot W330 Digital Camera
The non-functioning of the camera can be a fault in the shutter, zoom or auto focus sections and may be due to the failure of the Main control system or the drive. A simple was is to reset and we can try by removing the battery and card for some time. Now replace only the battery and while switching power ON, tap the lens hood on the palm of your hands so as to disengage any dirt or mechanism being struck. You can spray a degreasing spray on the lens hood sides and also assist the lens as it tries to come out, attempt to pull it out slowly while powering ON the camera. Also in some cases you can slid a thin film/paper on the lens hood sides to wipe out any dirt.
Tips to open and check for common faults: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v2Mj3Qp3xYU&feature=related
Use some air to blow between the lenses to dislodge any sand particles struck inside. Unless you are familiar with handling of small devices must you try and open. If so check the voltage on the motor drive check the auto focus and Zoom drives, it must be free with manual movement. If jammed the motor can be removed and released. If none of these works then you can think of taking consensus with the service centre.
Get estimate before you decide. It will be good to have it checked at the authorised service as you do not have to run around for spares.
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