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Canon SD890IS Shows e18


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I have the Canon Power Show S2 IS Digital it's showing E18?


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The camera was dropped by my son, which happened before, when turned on the canon logo shows then the screen is black. An error message in the bottome left says E1b or E18. Help!! thanks


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Canon PowerShot S2 IS camera showing code E18


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Have Canon PowerShot A80. New batteries, turn on and it automatically turns off with a buzzing/clicking noise... Window shows error E18


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Hi, i have a canon digital IXUS55. 5.0 mega pixels. last night at a wedding the camera (fully charged) stopped working. it would show me the pitures on the memory card but wouldnt allow me to take any (memory card was only half full). The screen was black with E18 in the bottom left corner, it also beeped 6 times and the lense made a horrid noise as it came out. any ideas? it wasnt dropped or didnt get wet. help


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Canon camara was dropped and now it reads e18. Camara still shows pictures on the display screen


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