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Lens Error Skiing in Switzerland, two-month old Nikon S10 gives "lens error" message. Apparently not a rare problem. Is there any first aid possible (if not send St. Bernard with brandy). Love this camera, hope it's not fatal.

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  • Monkeygym Nov 05, 2007

    About 1 year old Coolpix S4, lens error all the time. Tried removing batteries for a few minutes; no change. Obviously if it's a $150 repair for a $180 camera, it's not worth it. Pretty disappointing, as the pictures are good.

  • Anonymous Dec 02, 2007

    Try gently tapping with your while powering up. Worked for me first first try on my Nikon S10. I had about given up on getting it too work.

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2008

    i dropped my nikon s10 about a week ago and a white screen popped up and it said "lens error" in red letters and it wont turn off unless i remove the battery ,i tried tapping it ,gently dropping it turning it on and im about to give up...any DIFERENT suggetions??

  • Anonymous Apr 16, 2008

    same problem , any solution

  • gmggmg65 Oct 13, 2009

    please help me with nikons10 lens error

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Could be fatal - looks like it need to go to hospital- Nikon support Looks like CoolPix dont like that sort of Cool huh

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