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Camera 8 mo old just quit working 2 wks ago -??

\015 I need Tech help - camera cannot open, it says Lens Error.\015\012It is a Nikon CoolPix S210.\015

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Camera 8 mo old just quit working 2 wks ago -??


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It seems to me that Nikon Point & Shoot cameras, or at least the last 2 that I have bought, have a usable life span of approx 4 or so years before the LCD's decide not to work in turn, makes the camera non usable. I have a 5700, 3.5 years old before it stopped working & a S4, which the LCD also quit working and it is 4 years old, I think my next point & shoot will be a Canon to go along with it's big brother that I bought this year, 50D Does anyone have a solution to this Nikon problem? Stan Wil


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I have an SP800UZ. I have upgraded my computer to a Windows 7 machine with 64-bit. Now I can only get pictures off of my camera if there are only a few. If I have too many (I am not sure what the max is), then the system quits reading the camera, and the camera displays says, "Disconnected." I've tried this on 3 different Win7 machines with the same results, but it still works fine on my XP system. Also, the files are read very slowly on the camera on the Win7 machines yet the old XP system read


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I have the Canon PowerShot SX10IS. I have used this camera and successfully uploaded my photos to my MacBook OS 10.4.X now for several years. Just 3 days ago, I successfully uploaded my pics.Then this morning, I plugged it in doing everything the same as I have been and it does not connect. I tried my old Canon A95 and it connected so it is not the USB cable. What could happen in 3 days? The camera has been in my house. I was taking pictures of my art work so there has been no exposure to th


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My S500 is now 7 years old and always functioned very well. Recently it no longer switched on even though batteries fully charged. Tried again a couple of weeks ago and it worked perfectly, a few days later no good again; then today switched on OK and working. Obviously I have an intemittent problem. Local camera repair quoted GBP 110 to repair but I can buy up to date replacement model for about GBP 125 which I may do. However I'd still like to repair my S5000. Have you any suggestions please


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Camera accidently got splashed with water ( friends 4 yr old was acting up )screen fogged up and then quit working at all. Where do I start?


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... Kodak EasyShare C160 Digital Camera

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My sony DSC-H50 looks like crazy. I was taking some photos and videos, suddenly the camera was not able to make videos, it was only in standby mode. I pressed some times the button to start record but the camera did not work. I restarted the camera a lot of times and it start to work, but a I lost the old photos and videos. When I try to download the photos appears some strange folders in the camera, like ▀∙╥∙2.+6π. How can I recover my old photos and videos? Thanks


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