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Keeps saying to turn off and on again - Digital Cameras

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What is the make and model of your camera? This is needed to troubleshoot the problem and provide the relevant answer.

Also this issue usually comes due to the battery not charged properly or the lens getting stuck and is unable to come out, so please try charging your battery and check for any dust/foreign material stuck in the lens preventing it to come out properly.
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Keeps saying to turn off and on again - Digital Cameras

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It will not turn on/ keeps saying lens error - Digital Cameras

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