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Lens wont retract on power off.
\015 Stylus 780 lens wont retract on power off.\015
Look at the battery near the contacts there is a little rectangle. If it's white then make sure all contacts are very clean. You can clean them with a q-tip dipped in rubbing alcohol. Clean all contacts, charger, battery and battery compartment on camera. If it's pink, you need a new battery.It has gotten moisture inside. Not your fault, this can happen from something as simple as jogging with it in your shirt pocket, yes it's true.
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My olypus fe-360 cam's lens wont retract or extend unless the battery is taken out. When the power button is pushed the camera's lens comes out as it should normally, but the screen is blank and it beeps If I take out the battery and put it back in the lens does retract back into the camera. I have not dropped this camera nor have I gotten it wet... what do you think the problem is?
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Lens wont retract on power off.
Look at the battery near the contacts there is a little rectangle. If it's white then make sure all contacts are very clean. You can clean them with a q-tip dipped in rubbing alcohol. Clean all contacts, charger, battery and battery compartment on ca ... Digital Cameras
The lens wont retract(its stuck) thus the camera will not stay on when power button is pushed
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I took some snaps and powered off. The lens did not retract and repeated powering on or off did not do the trick. The camera is now non functional. On pushing the power switch the green lights comes on stays lit and then goes off. The camera wont connect to PC.
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Battery drained and now lens wont retract and ive put brand new fully charged rechargeable batteteries i9n and still wont power opn or anything
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Lens wont retract, lens error shows when power
HelloThank you for using FixYa for your problemAlways check the batteries first but if is it still giving the same fault, your camera is faulty. It should be taken to an authorized repair centre for a repair ... Canon PowerShot SD600 Digital Camera
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The lens needs to be dissasembled and repaired or even replaced. A good camera repair tech can do this for around $100. ... Canon Digital Cameras
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Most of the lens issues due to mechanical problem. some of the causes are \015\012dropping the camera.\015\012\015\012 Hard shake like keeping the Camera in the hand and jump through steps, Moisture condensation, Insufficient battery.. etc \01 ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera
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When I power up the camera the lens opens and immediately retracts and the camera shuts off. I've attempted to push every button while turning on the camera to no avail. I also held onto the lens when it opened. Though the lens remained extended, the camera powered off. When I turned it back on the lens retracted and the camera powered off.
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When I power on my Olympus Fe-340 digital camera, the lens extends and retracts fully 4 times. The red light located next to the power button flashes while the process occurs. After the 4th retraction of the lens, the camera powers off.
This could be the battery issue. I have an FE-370 and got almost the same problem. The Red light flashes and the camera shuts off. I went to Olympus store and they try a known working battery (LI-60B) and the camera is now working correct ... Olympus FE-340 Digital Camera
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