20 Most Recent Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P31 Digital Camera Questions & Answers


To power on, Take your charger and charge your phone. When it shows that it charges (when the indicator is moving) quickly take out your charger and immediately take out your battery and put it back in again and it will turn on.

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Dec 24, 2016


my samsung galaxy s2 won't turn on or charge why?

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on May 01, 2014


Connect your camera with PC through USB link and press Camera Menu, you will see PicBridge option there, select / enable it.

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Sep 19, 2013


Only with screwdriver and soldering tool :-(

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on May 18, 2011


Sounds like a wire inside your camera going into the camera's shutters may be separated, broken, or shifted. Might be a defected camera, otherwise send it to repair; they'll know what to do.

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Jun 29, 2010


It is an old camera. It was introduced in 2002. The spec's I looked up just say memory stick, and memory included "8MB Memory Stick". I looked the MSAC-M2 up on line and it looks a like it's a "Memory Stick Duo Adapter" not a memory stick. I'd try one that is sold as a "Memory Stick".

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Feb 18, 2010


Hi,
The problem is due to lens block assembly because the slide motor start malfunction and that's why the zoom statr problem, mostly indicate on LCD "Turn off the power and on again".
You have to replace the optical block assembly the detail of the optical is given below:

Part No. Description

8-848-757-01 LSV-780A

Change the given part and enjoy it again as earlier.
Thanks for using fixya.

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Jul 01, 2009


u may as well kill urself. its broken. go get it checked out. i took apart my camera and tried to fix it myself... i shocked the **** out of my hand. best buy or something

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on May 25, 2009


You have to check the CCD and this can be faulty. The picture may look hazy or lines mayy appear randomly.

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Dec 20, 2008


Actually, try manually turning off the flash and taking a picture. If the shutter works and takes a picture, then suspect that your flash is burned out. Unfortunately it's not a simple task to change a burned out flash tube.

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Dec 15, 2008


Lexar, Sandisk, Sony, Delfin, Dane etc... http://www.streetprices.com/Electronics/Digital_Cameras/Accessories/Memory/Memory_Stick_128MB/ I think I've seem a Riken or similar as well.

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Jul 18, 2008


camera needs new shutter switch .If you can repair yourself and save $$$ .A few outside screws and new switch just plugs in ..new switch is an improved part #147724313 order at sony.com ..goodluck

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Apr 20, 2008


Hi! Just had the same problem (black display) on a Pentax Optio 330GS(?). I moved my hand in front of it and took pictures of things but nothing happened. Then my girlfriend tried to point it to a lamp, and all-of-a-sudden it kinda woke up from a screensaver or something. So weird, but it worked. Perhaps it needs enough light in order to start using the display and lens. I couldn't take any pictures when the LCD was black. So, try pointing it towards a strong light source before you break your camera.

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Dec 14, 2007


This need looking at by Sony- anything from a faulty switch to a board fault here.

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Oct 17, 2007


is there a reset access hole?

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on Oct 16, 2007


USB can be funny some times- it has worked so you know what to do OK? Check-the USB setting- Start/ControlPanel/System hardware/device manager Rund down to the USB setting and open it check for any yellow makers intcatiing afault - seek help from there. If you are using a hub or have multiple other devices connected.- disconnec them and use the USB cord direct to computer. Have you remembered to switch the camera on- it has good batteries- set to upload Huh! So much to remember easy to forget something If the trouble wont go away- go buy a card reader and leave that lugged in to usb.

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on May 27, 2007


Check your manual for for error messages or go the the Tech Support website for Sony

Sony Cyber-Shot... | Answered on May 23, 2007

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