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Camera won't turn on

My samsung s850 camera will not turn on for some reason? it was on and then the lens seems to be jammed in the out position and it wont turn back on! what is wrong. what should i do!

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Plug it into the charger, then remove the battery. Disconnect is and then insert the battery/ That may reset it.

This also sometimes happens when a camera is dropped and the lens assembly is tweaked just a bit. Point it to your face and turn it on. Press on different places on the lens assembly while you toggle it off and on. If it comes out, your lens unit is out of line. You can try moving it side to side and even forcing it a little but it will probably never be just right.

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