Question about Cameras
Camera turns off immediately after being turned on. Zoom lens will move in or out depending on original position, and camera beeps, then turns off. Changing batteries has no affect. Lots of people having the same problem.
I have owned three Kodak cameras, the last and recent one being the M1063. They all three developed the same problem within two months of ownership....."zoom lens will move in or out depending on original position(gets stuck in out position), and camera beeps, then turns off."
It was always sand/dirt/dust in the zoom section.
Hold the camera in your right hand, as if you are going to take a picture and gently tap the left side of camera against the hard, lower part of your palm.
You might have to do it a couple of times and you might have to be a little more than gentle. Just don't bang it hard directly on the LCD screen, just the left edge.
It always works for me. Good luck.
Posted on Mar 12, 2009
Spraying compressed air around the lens worked for me.
Posted on May 09, 2009
If the battery is new, be sure to charge it for AT LEAST 15 hours, even if the charge light indicates it's already charged. If the battery is a couple years old, it's probably reached the end of it's life - time to replace the battery. Use name-brand batteries for the best life. Please leave feedback if this helps.
Posted on Aug 03, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jul 06, 2011 | Sony Alpha DSLR-A200K Digital Camera
May 01, 2010 | Casio Exilim EX-Z57 Digital Camera
Jul 02, 2009 | Olympus FE-280 Digital Camera
May 24, 2009 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S730 Digital Camera
Jan 25, 2009 | Fuji FinePix A500 Digital Camera
Dec 23, 2007 | Olympus FE-110 Digital Camera
Mar 20, 2007 | Olympus C-3000 Zoom Digital Camera
Jan 16, 2017 | Kodak Cameras
1,225 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!