Question about Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital Camera
The lens on my Canon digital camera will not close... i am unable to take a pciture and do not know the reason for this....when the camera is put on i am able to see my old pictures but when i click to take a new picture the screen is blank..i dont know what to do...please help...i have the canon power shot sd 500 camera and the problem that appears is the E18...... please help me I Have a Canon PowerShot S500- My shutter will not open and E18 appears on a black screen. Help
The E18 error happens on Canon cameras usually when the lens is jammed when extending.
The error is so (in)famous that it has it own website where you can find help and advice on how to fix it. You can view the site by clicking the link underlined in blue below:
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Posted on Sep 11, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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