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Praktica slimpix 5240 batteries only last a few minutes and screen freezes then wont do any thing until switched off and back on


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I swapped memory cards with my daughter as mine had a bigger memory. However it didn't seem to work properly in her camera. Her camera now freezes on the opening screen when its switched on and does nothing else, the lens also refuses to go back in. I put the card back in my camera and now mine just switches off when you turn it on after making 3 blip noises! Now both cameras don't work with or without the memory card. I've checked the manual for mine which has no explainations. Also checked bat


The first mistake happened when your card was tried in your daughter's camera. She should have immediately formatted it first since the card was optimized for your camera's operating system. Since she didn't do that and tried to use it in her camera, ... Agfa DC-1030S Digital Camera

I have an FE- FE-310 Digital camera.This afternoon when I was taking pictures I dropped it and the shutter lends thing got stuck.I turneed it off and back on it was fine but then it got blurry.Turned it back off then back on the screen is blank the shutter is stuck and wont budge at all!What do I do?Can I fix it?


There is physical damage to the gears inside, causing the lens to not be able to focus correctly (in and out action of the lense barrel).\015\012\015\012May need to have it sent in for service:\015\012\015\012 ... Olympus FE-310 Digital Camera

Frozen Open I work at a movie store, and was taking pictures of some movies, and had some customers, so walked away from camera, it was still on and focus out. When i returned, the camera was off, but focus was still out. it's done that many times, and all i have to do is turn it back on and it will shut close. now, today i go to do the same thing, it wont even shut on. and when it does, the screen goes blue like normal and at the bottom of the screen it says E106 is this fixable?


I hate to post without offering a solution and while checking for a possible error code list for the camera, I ran across this:\015\012\015\012 ... HP Photosmart 735 Digital Camera

I can turn it on but the lens thing wont go back in. It also makes a beeping noise and shuts off. I cant even see the screen.


I had the same problem with mine for a long time...it has to do witht hem batteries...use the power saving tips and use good batteries(not generic kind) I had to go get rechargable kodak digital batteries and now my camera doesn't do thaqt anymore. ... Samsung Digimax S630 Digital Camera

When i switch my digital camera(Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W90)on,my objective moves forward and back(4 times),it stated then on my screen:"Turn the power off than on again". I've done so over time,but nothing happened. So i can't do the main things,which are making photos and videos,but,at the same time, other options are available. I tried to change some options,but nothing happened. Please,help me...


This Is Gonna Sound Nuts But Ive Looked It Up And They Say It Works %99 Of The Time1. turn off the camera and hold the camera on the edges2. you will smack, or pack on Every side Except the\015\012side that has buttons. care ... Digital Cameras

Received a new SD990 IS today. Charged battery, inserted and switched on. Blue Canon screen appears but no request to set date and time, and none of the buttons have any effect. After about 30 seconds it powers down again. Seems to me it must have been damaged in transit. Any advice about things to try would be welcome, but I guess I may just have to send it back. Alistair. (Edinburgh) [email protected]


Best bet is to send it back for a new one. ... Canon PowerShot SD990 IS / Digital IXUS 980 IS Digital Camera

I have the Nikon Coolpix L20. Every time I delete a picture from reviewing it it freezes on the screen "please wait". Ive waited as long as 5 minutes before. I have to constantly take out my batteries and put them back in in order to get the camera working again. Even if I try and delete a picture it does the same thing over and over. I put in new batteries so I know its not that. How do i fix this?


Try reformatting the memory device for the camera - there should be an option in the menus for format. This will remove all pictures and reinitialize the memory. ... Nikon COOLPIX L20 Digital Camera

Hi there ...I have the Kodak V803 Digital Camera..a week ago i left the camera in a -10 cold temperature in the glove box in my car..the problem is, when i try to take a shot, after the flash the screen goes dark and the camera goes to a complete freeze, nothing functions anymore ..i can't even turn it off unless i take the battery out, and put it back again..the only thing i can use in the camera and don't give any problems, is recording part, it works fine . any help would be great :(


1. Try to fully recharge the batteries, and then, use them in camera.\015\012\015\0122. Keep your camera in warm environment (not too much close to hot surface) for 2-3 hours.\015\012\015\0123. Now, check your camera performan ... Kodak V803 Digital Camera

Dimage a1 switches on, can view photos on play back but wont show image in view finder or rear screen or take photographs


Hi prune_muffin, my Konica Minolta A1 camera failed during 2007 with those exact symptoms. The sensor used in the A1 and many other cameras/camcorders of that vintage were made by Sony and have been recognised as subject to failure due to an Integra ... Konica Minolta DiMAGE A1 Digital Camera

Black screen i have a toshiba 3320 and it has a feature on it that if you want to reduce the quality of some pics you can do it right on the cam, you know to give it more space. well i did this and the batteries died in the middle of this process. and now i when i go to the auto or manual setting to take a pic it freezes and turns on for a sec then off, then back on. so the only thing i can do is go to the images already taken. i cant take any more. i have cleared the images but it still mak


... Toshiba PDR-3320 Digital Camera

Taking pictures My camera takes a long time taking pictures and flashes two times. It also takes a long time to sitch back to the main screen after taking the picture. The screen turns black for about a minute then switches back to the original screen. It also has a red hand on the right side of the screen and alot of the pictures are blurry.


HalloFirst, try to use different batteries. it can cause to long reaction timesSecond, try to buy a faster memory card, it usually help for the time it takes to upload and see the pictures on the screenabout the blurry pictures ... Nikon Coolpix 4600 Digital Camera

Lens on my sony cybershot 10.1 touch screen is having issues going in and out. First happened on going in, then seemed fine, turned camera back on to take more photos and now it wont go back in all the way to close. Says "turn camera off and back on" on screen, but it does nothing.


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\012\012\012\012\012\ ... Sony Cybershot DSC-T77 Digital Camera

My samsung camera lens wont come out it seems to be stuck. when i switch the camera on it just beeps and switches back off, you can see the lens trying to come out but then it beeps and switches back off. What is wrong with it?


Try these procedures. ... Samsung Digimax L60 Digital Camera

The gears seem to be frozen. the lens wont move in or out by self and when turned on screen displays turn cam off the back on? If you get the lens out or push it back in, in wont move back into the other position by itself. it doesnt even make any sounds like its trying to move


Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digital camer ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX50 Digital Camera

Fuji jx 350 comes up with "switch of and on again" , lens wont open, battery good all other things seem ok


... FUJIFILM FinePix JX350 / JX355 Digital Camera

Jx560 when i switch the camera on a message appears on the screen asking to switch off and back on again. The lense opens then just goes straight back in


... Fuji Digital Cameras

Brand new Vivitar vivicam 8025 Camera. Once switched on I get an MSDC screen and cant navigate from it. It's frozen. Ther only way to get rid of it is to turn it off and back on. This only brings me back to the Blue MSDC screen again. How do I solve this problem?


Try flipping the battery over (where the metal connectors are pointing down). ... Vivitar ViviCam 8025 Digital Camera

My camera turns on and shuts off right away, the lens comes outand the screen does it's opening casio thing and the green light is flashing then all of a sudden the screen goes black and the lens goes back in, i fully charged the battery and still get the same thing happening!


... Casio Exilim Card EX-S100 Digital Camera

Black screen hi, my finepix z1 was working fine but i didnt charge it for 3 weeks and it whent dead, when i charged it again and turned it on the screen was black and the pictures i take are purpuish and can hardly tell what it is, i can still see the old pictures and downloaded to my computer fine, i tried to reset it and still wont work, i took the battery off and put it back in and still wont work or record anything


This is a CCD sensor ( see pic below from Canon camera with same pixalage and specs ) problem : outputting too much noise or nothing at all so the sensor must be replaced ( not a big job but ha sto be done by someone with experience and the right pa ... Fuji FinePix Z1 Digital Camera

I had purchased the LCD and replaced it. Still nothing black screen, any other suggestions? I am thing about taking the camera completely apart ( filming it, so I can always look back if I forget a step ) and checking all wires, also noticed something that looks like a small battery on the white back plate after removing the LCD screen could this be part of the problem? Thanks to anyone in advance!


... Canon PowerShot® A640 Digital Camera

I disasembled my kodak Z712SI down to the LCD screen to replace it but I found out there was a soapy substance all inside and behind the backlight . Once I cleaned everything off and put it back together the screen is still darklike but you can see the words and stuff on the screen if you turn it to the side but the light is still low . When I took the lcd screen aloose I notice three clearlike screen protector like things behind the backlight that seem to magnify the light but idk if I put them


I am sorry I can't help, but I am in the same position. My camera's LCD screen broke, but the camera is fine other than that. I'd rather buy a $59 screen than a $200+ replacement. I'd appreciate you passing on an info on how to replace the screen. Th ... Kodak EasyShare Z712 Digital Camera

7D wont work. It switches on but wont take a picture and the menu screen wont come on


Try formatting a memory card and trying it again. If the buffer is full and the card is full or corrupt the camera cannot take another image because it has nowhere to put it. Corrupt cards can cause a lot of problems Formatting cards regularly will m ... Canon EOS 7D Digital Camera

I dropped my Canon Elph 300 Full HD HS and now the focus picture thing is sucked in and wont pop back out


... Casio EXILIM Card EX-S770 Digital Camera

Well the whole thing is touch screen so there are only two buttons on it. I accidentally dropped it and it went into shock but then came back and everything was fine. About a month after that the touch screen stopped working along the bottem of the screen and now I cant even delete photos. Is there any way to fix this or am I just gonna have to wait until I can afford a new one?


The touch screen is damaged by that shock. you can change that display. take your camera to a nikon repairing center.www.nikon.com will help you to locate the nearest repairing center. ... Nikon COOLPIX S230 Digital Camera
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