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Zoom button of canon elura minin dv

It zooms in automatically.wats the sulotion

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I had a similar problem. Searching Google for a solution, I came across the old -- "if it doesn't work, smack it" trick:

Remove any tape in the camera.
Remove the battery.

With your hand holding the top of camera, hit it firmly with a book on the bottom. I used about a 200 page paperback.

I suspect it is a electro-mechanical switch that gets stuck in the "On" position, and a little jolt frees it up again.

I have done this twice in the last month, and it works great.


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Listen, I know it's a couple of years after this post but, try this: Problems with the zoom? Push firmly on zoom button (to un-zoom) try doing this as your tapping it. This is a last ditch effort on an aging camera, it really has been a good one. I've put this poor thing through years of abuse, and it's held up pretty well. Good luck, Jeff

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