Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?
I purchased a GE Z735 digital camera that turns off
\015 I purchased a GE Z735 digital camera and when I turn it on, makes a weaky noise and then moves a little bit the lens shows a "lens error" but then the camera turns off. \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Any ideas for me?\015
If you've recently dropped the camera you may have damaged the lens tube (housing) or jarred the zoom mechanism off of its track. Both problems will cause the camera to shut off in order to prevent further damage, and both require professional repair. If the camera has not been dropped, your problem may be due to weak/worn out\015\012batteries or corrosion on the\015\012battery 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: remove the batteries and wipe the camera contacts firmly with\015\012a dry cloth (heavy corrosion may require cleaning with a wire brush,\015\012steel wool, or sandpaper). Remove any residue that may have fallen\015\012into the battery compartment during cleaning, then wipe both ends of\015\012the batteries and place them back in the camera. This cleaning clears\015\012the problem about 90% of the time. If it doesn't work for you, your\015\012batteries may be too weak/worn to properly power the camera, or the\015\012camera may require professional repair.
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I purchased a GE Z735 digital camera that turns off
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