Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?
When I turn on it says to turn the power off and on again. It goes back to the same message.
That error message means that there is something wrong with the lens cover, it's either jammed or the motor that opens it is bad. The camera has trouble sensing if the lens is in or out, which is why it keeps asking you to turn it off then on again. Try sliding/helping it open by hand and see if it is stuck. Sometimes slapping the camera in your hand helps too. Let me know how this turns out.
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When I turn on the camera, the lens opens and comes out, then closes and goes partway back in, then out and in again, then I get a message saying "Turn the power off and on again". I've tried but it doesn't fix the problem.
Your problem may be due to weak/worn out batteries or corrosion on the battery contacts inside the camera\015\012which can prevent the full power of the batteries from flowing into the\015\012camera. Try this free fix before you do anything else: r ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W170 Digital Camera
When I turn on it says to turn the power off and on again. It goes back to the same message.
That error message means that there is something wrong with the lens cover, it's either jammed or the motor that opens it is bad. The camera has trouble sensing if the lens is in or out, which is why it keeps asking you to turn it off then on again. ... Digital Cameras
I have a Sony cyber-shot dsc-w30. When I turn it on the lens goes in and out, I get a message on the screen saying "access" then I get a message saying "turn power off and on again".
Sony maks good products and stand behind they product, but they do have a problem with the batteries , change the battery and i bet u will not have that problem ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W30 Digital Camera
!!! help my brother dropped by sony cyber-shot on the floor and now when i turn it on the screen says "access", the lens goes back in and then comes back out a couple of times, and then it says "turn the power off and on again." what do i do?
Yeah, mine was doing that too. only way it would work is if you tap the bottom of the camera on something. But mine finally today stopped working even after doing that. now it's just garbage. my suggestion is just to purchase extended warranty from n ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera
Power doesn't work properly. When I turn off camera with power button, lense stays out. When I turn on, the lense goes in then back out again, but after a few seconds, I get the message: "Please turn camera off then on again." If I don't do anything, the camera will turn off by itself, and the lense will go in. Battery is fully charged, and nothing dramatic happened to start this problem...
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel\012 after dropping it. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.Use\012\ ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX8 Digital Camera
My sony digital camera won't fully turn on. when you push power the screen stays black but it says access and the lenses repetitively goes in and out with a 3 second pause between. then finally it stops and says to turn the camera off then back one. but this keeps occuring and it won't fully turn on. HELP!
There is some problem with your sensor in lens so only you are getting this problem .......so better check the sensor..... ... Digital Cameras
LENS PROBLEM Lens keeps zooming in and out when I turn it on. After 4 times, the lens goes back in and it says on the screen, "Turn the power off and on again". Then it does the same thing when I turn it off and back on. Also, the shutter is not closing however it's also not all the way open. Almost half way but more open than closed. Please help!!!
The slightly open shutter is the reason for this problem. Thank God you mentioned it. \015\012Solution: Try with your fingers to shift the shutter “blades” back and forth to see if they move freely. If they do no move freely it maen ... Sony Cybershot DSCW80 7.2MP Digital Camera with 3x Optical Zoom and Super Steady Shot
After uploading pictures from my camera to my pc yesterday, the zoom lens will no longer retract into the camera. I do get a message on the screen of the camera that says turn the power off and on again. I have tried everything, and still no luck. I have plugged it back into the pc, I have charged it, and have turned the power on and off at all options, and it still will not retract.
I believe its a sony cam. this generally happens if you have dropped it. when the message comes. try tapping the camera. if it works then you are lucky. if not then you have to change the lens array. it costs about 60$ ... Sony Digital Cameras
I have a sony cyber shot digital camera model number DSC-W55 and when I turn my camera on the lense goes out, then back in, then out, then back in and says turn power off and on again and then i do and it doesn the same thing over and over and over
I have the same problem! exactly the same. no idea how to fix yet...\015\012\015\012 ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera
Have a Panasonic DMC-FS15 and get message saying "turn off and back on" followed by "system error (focus)" Have tried taking battery out for length of time and making sure charged, blew on connections for both battery & memory card - still get the same message, plus the lens goes in and out but doesn't go in when camera turned off.
I have this exact problem. I note, your issue is happening at the same time. Weird.\015\012\015\012Tried a variety of other "fixes" but none seemed to solve this issue. Thoughts?\015\012 ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS15 Digital Camera
Help! My camera is doing the same thing other's do too. I turn it on and it says "Turn power off and on again" and the lens comes out and goes back in halfway. sometimes I hold down the play button for about 5 secodns and then press it again and it allows me to take (bad) pictures. When i say bad pictures I mean the screen starts shaking and gets static or something and then when i finally can take a picture they exposure comes out so bright that the picture is just a all white or it comes out t
Hi try turning on and taking hold of the end of the lense and gently pulling and twisting you may hear a click but dont force it. then turn off and on again. then you may want to try\015\012\015\012\015\012Press Menu button to ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera
When i turn the camera on, the lens goes in and out, and then there is a message on the camera saying, "Turn the power off and on again". I do this and I still get the same error message.
Hi, \012\012\012 \012\012 Error: TURN\012THE POWER OFF AND ON AGAIN is displayed on the LCD screen when the Lens\012Mechanism is stuck or when affected by any malfunction. If turning the power on\012and off ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W170 Digital Camera
When i turn the power on the lens comes out and goes back in two times and then the screen says turn the power off and on again. keeps doing the same thing
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digi ... Digital Cameras
When turning camera on--- the lens is going back and forward, after some seg appears the following message on the displaz "turn power off and on again". Does anyboday says anythings how to solve this problem? Thanks
Sounds like the lens if jamming from dirt, or you may have a bad gear. Digital cameras often have this problem. You can try blowing compressed air to fee any dirt, but if that doesn't work, it will require servicing, in which case it's usually ch ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera
When turning on my sony dsc- w55 camera, the lens retracts and goes back in. screen says "turn the power off and on again"
Turn on gently hold end of lense and pull and twist gently you may here a click but dont force it \015\012turn off and on again and it should be fine\015\012hope this helpps ... Digital Cameras
When I turn the camera on it says access , the lens goes in and out then I get a beep and message reads turn the power off and on again. I've done this over and over again and it still won't work.
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.Use\01 ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W30 Digital Camera
When I turn the camera on it says access , the lens goes in and out then I get a beep and message reads turn the power off and on again. I've done this over and over again and it still won't work. Any sugestions?
One thing to test before going to repair, make sure you are using a fully charged and correct battery for your camera.\015\012If so, the camera will need repair. This is a common problem and can be fixed. Teleplan Camera Repair does a great job ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W30 Digital Camera
I have a SONY Cybershot DSC W150. When I turn it on the lens goes kut and comes back in several times, then I get the error message "Turn the Power Off and On Again", but doing that does not change anything. This is one of four digicams I own (also a Nikon D90, SONY DSC F717, and a Canon) and I like the W150 for some purposes because it is compact and has a viewfinder, not just a screen. I have been unable to find a similar camera. What can I do to fix the problem? Gerry Meisels gmeisels@r
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.Use\01 ... Agfa Cyber-shot DSC-W150 Digital Camera
When i turn on my camera the lens trys to come out but then it gets stuck and goes back in; the screen says "turn the power off and on again" but when i do the same thing keeps happening over and over. The camera has one big rechargable battery so i can't just replace it. I've tried doing the reset, and I've tried tapping around the lens ad hitting the sides or bottom of the camera but nothing has worked.
Here is a very reasonably priced quote for repair; https://www.teleplancamerarepair.com/quote/cart.asp?iProbID=5&mo=358\0 ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera
The lens on my sd600 won't open when I turn the camera to picture taking position. Screen goes black and message says ''lens error, restart camera''. I have to go back to view mode and then turn camera off and on again in order for partially opened lens to retract fully and close.
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\015\012\015\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digit ... Canon PowerShot SD600 Digital Camera
When I turn on the camera the lenes goes in and out then i get a message on the screen Access turn off then power back on
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I have a sony cyber-shot DSC-W350. It is only a few weeks old but when I turn it on, the lens goes in and out two or three times and then it says "turn the power off and on again." I took the battery out and put it back in but no luck.
If this camera is only a few weeks old it is stil under warranty. best route would be to take it back to the store and get a new one. \015\012If you did not buy it at a store and it is still less than a year old, contact Sony directly (that wil ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera
I have a new Sony DSC-WX1 which I have used a few times it has developed a fault where it trys to turn on but the lens goes in and out a few times and then a message comes on screen saying turn the power off and on again! I recharged the battery but this has not solved the problem. Is this a known fault? Thanks for any help.
The motor that drives the lens must be faulty, since its new u can get it exchanged at the sony showroom or service center without any problem ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 Digital Camera
I have a Sony dsc-w150 and it had no problems till lately when suddenly when I turn it on the focus at the front goes in and out then sticks then there is a message on the scree saying turn the power on and off again, I repeat this over and over but it doesn't change, have you any ideas please? thanks Mr Beesley
This solution didn't work for me at all. i had the same problem a few months back, my Sony DSC-W150 was still on warrenty so i sent it in to sony. When i got it back it worked for only a few photos then the problem began once again. i will turn the c ... Digital Cameras
I have a new memory card for my kodak easyshare cx6330 camera.when I turn the camera on the message on the screen says memory card requires formatting. when I attempt to format it it says formatting for several seconds and then goes back to screen to continue or cancel. I cannot find my manuel to follow the directions. Can you please help me?
The CX6330 works with MMC and SD cards. If your new memory card is larger than 2GB then it's actually an SDHC card and will not work in the CX6330.You can view/download the manual at the manufacturer's web site athttp://support.en.k ... Kodak Digital Cameras