Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

When I turn on the camera I get an error message "lens error - restart camera" Have not seen this before


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The chip set in your camera is damaged.you want to go to a near by servicing center to repair it.
Sometimes lens/zoom will get stuck. Actuall very common, Also common for camera not to turn on, or lens not to move. It will eventually need to have software update.
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