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Canon eos400d and just got error err05 the built in flash,s auto popup was obstructed ? pls help


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Canon eos400d and just got error err05 the built in flash,s auto popup was obstructed ? pls help


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I have a Canon EOS400D. Every time I try to take a flash photo there is a repeated clicking sound with error message 5 saying, "the built-in flash's auto pop-up was obstructed" yet I don't see anything obstructing it.


The flash up switch is not working properly. It probably just needs to be disassembled and cleaned. About a $125 repair at most shops.Hope this helps.Wes Kauffman ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera

I HAVE A NIKON D40X.I CANNOT GET THE BUILT IN FLASH TO WORK.IT IS IN AUTO MODE AND FLASH IS TURNED ON.IF I ATATCH AN EXTERIA FLASH IT FIRES EVERY TIME.I HAVE TRIED IT ON ALL THE OTHER MODES,IT DID FIRE ONCE,TRIED IT AGAIN ON SAME SETTING NO LUCK.IT POPS UP ON DEMAND BUT NO FLASH.I THINK I MAY HAVE DONE SOMETHING IN MENU SETTINGS TO MESS IT UP AS I AM NO COMPUTER EXPERT.CAN YOU HELP. GOT A WEDDING IN MEXICO IN 4 DAYS.DAUGHTER IS EXPECTING GOOD PHOTOS.


In Auto mode the flash will only fire when the camera thinks it needs it.Only in the PASM modes do you get to decide whether to use the flash or not. ... Nikon Digital Cameras

Err 05 - The built-in flash's auto popup was obstructed. Turn the power switch to and again. Needless to say, i tried turning off & on many times, recharging the battery.


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Flash Problem i have an A630 which i assume is quite similar. a couple of weeks ago the flash stopped working, i thought it might've been the batteries but i have since changed the batteries with no improvement. wat happens is when i go to take a photo with the flash on or auto the lightning bolt symbol on the screen just flashes and wont take a photo until i turn the flash off. i took it back to where i got it from but they were no help


Hello!\015\012The flash circuit is failing.Southern Photo Technical Service is a Authorized Service Center for Canon.We do service the camera model you mentioned and the standard cost to Clean, Lube, Repair and Adjust all functions ... Canon PowerShot A620 Digital Camera

Err 05 the built-in flashs auto pop-up was obstruced turn the power off switch to off and on again. The flash pops up but it continues to say that the flash was obstructed and will not take any pictures.


... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera

I am getting this message on my EOS 450d, (camera's built in flash pop up was obstructed turn the power switch to off and on again). I have done this several times the flash wont pop up - can you please help me?? Thank you :)


Sometimes the pop-up flash on the EOS range of cameras can get stuck. The EOS family have a very tiny micro switch under one blade of the flash hot-shoe.Get a toothpick and manually pop the switch. It should clear your error, too. ... Canon EOS 450D Digital Camera

Error 5 ! Canon Rebel Xti w/ 28-135mm It was working fine! had it for 10 day's and after about 560 images taken ( 4 gig flash card ) The message read : "The built in flash auto pop up was obstracted... turn it off and on again..same problem. any simple tip ? solution ? or take it back to the dealer. I appreciate your Help ! Peter Toronto


\015\012Try the scotch tape or masking tape technique: get around two to three inches long sticky tape, stick about an inch above the flash housing, turn on the camera, hold the remaining tape upward , shoot the came ... Digital Cameras

While taking a picture on full auto setting and again on photo setting, I rec'd this message: Err 5 The built-in flash's auto pop-up was obstructed. Turn the power switch to off and on again. Is there a way to fix this quickly? I am in China.


Turn off the camera and remove the battery. Wait for like 1 minute and then put them back again and turn on the camera. If the above does not work, try pressing and holding the menu button for like 5 seconds for a reset.Pleas ... Digital Cameras

When I take a picture, I get a message that says, "The built in flash's auto pop-up was obstructed. Turn the power switch to off and then on again. This happens for every setting except Landscape. When I turn the power off and on, it does nothing.


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Error message "the built-in flash's auto pop-up was obstructed. turn the power switch to off and on again" I've done that with no luck. Any ideas what to do?


The internal computer has got its wotnames twistedremove the battery and replace This is a hard reset on the internal computer.Please rate my help++++Thanks for using FIXYA ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera

When I try to take a picture the camera tries 2 or 3 times then I get a err05. (built in flash auto pop-up was iobtructed.) But I can't find anything obstructing it


Alot of times there is residue that has got stuck in between the flash cover and top cover. Turn the camera on and with your nail pry open the flash as you push the flash pop up button with your other hand! Then with alcohol and a couple of q-tips cl ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

The built-in flash auto pop-up was obstructed - this message appears when I try to take a picture with my Canon 400d


... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera

I have a canon 400d eos digital camara, and when i try to use an error message is displayed error 05 the built in flashes auto pop up was obstructed i have attempted to turn off and on without success and tried removing the battery again without succes any ideas ?????


There is a little switch that tells the camera if the flash is up or down. if your flash is up and you get this message then the switch is eather damaged, a tab is broke or the mainboard is acting up. Thing are a pain let me know if I can help you an ... Canon Digital Cameras

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Repalce flash bulb ... HP Photosmart R817 Digital Camera

My auto flash shows error o5 pop up was obstructed. Switching on and off does not help.


If you hear a click when the flash should pop up, help it into the up position, turn the camera off and then on to clear the error.\015\012\015\012If the error persists look for two thin black plastic sticks, about the size of a pencil lead sti ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera

I have a rebel xt 350D , using 75-300mm 5.6f lens to do some girls basketball photography inside a gym. Had camera set on: ISO 1600, M mode, 5.6f, 200 shutter speed (that seem to set automatically), used built in flash, Exposure level was in the middle of the chart, auto focus, al servo, continuous shooting, used awb. Got pretty good freeze action shots, with little or no blurring but the photos were dark. Some I could make lighter with photoshop but lost some detail and the contrast was too muc


Unless you were up close and personal, the built-in flash was your problem. Anything past about 15 feet and your picture will be dark. You would have been better off turning the flash off and using available light. Once the flash is off, you can set ... Digital Cameras

I can not get the auto flash to work The screen shows on the left: iso auto, a box, M1 on the right the flash symbol A, auto, steady hand symbol, 1375 I try to take a picture and the camera won't take unless I turn off the flash. I have tried to change many settings in the function area, but I can not figure out what I accidentally changed in the first place. please help me to get my camera to work in the auto mode again


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My Samsung S630 Camera doesn't flash! Please help me! I have a Samsung S630 Camera in red and when I try to take pictures with flash, the icon flashes red and no picture is taken. I have it on auto and flash, but nothing happens! I have not had this problem before, so please help me!


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When I use my Metz CT45 flash gun I get an error message on my EOS 10D and have to switch off to return to normal function. The problem has got worse recently. A couple of years ago I took about 40 pictures using the flash gun and got no problem. Do I need some sort of attenuator in the flash lead? Hope you can help Norman Rushworth


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Http://jascoproducts.com/support/software-downloads.aspthis site helped alot thks anywyas ... Digital Cameras

I got the Nikon D90 . My popup flash won't go back in its place !


Sorry to hear this! Your parents should not kill you because of an accident. They may not be happy but you should not be killed. Don't force the flash down if it will not go because you may cause more harm. Your best bet is to have a pro look at it I ... Nikon D90 Digital Camera with 18-105mm lens

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All digital cameras have menus you can access to change your settings.are u sure that u r on auto? sounds like you might have your camera on manual setting w/your shutter speed set too fast. just a thought, hope that helps.GOOD LUCK! ... Samsung S630 Digital Camera
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