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Les extended, screen remains black

With battery fully charged start up sound plays, green light in on/off button displays, picture viewing screen remains dark and extended lens system remains in "stuck open position", black plastic lens cover slides easily open and closed. Lens system stuck open during photo session.

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  • rkwills Jan 05, 2008

    Casio Exilim-EX-Z750--I have same problem after I dropped it. I charged in cradle for a long time, with no improvement in problem.

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Tuen on camera then press display a few times. it sounds like the display is just turned off. the lens system should be open.

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