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CANON IXUS 60 LENS ERROR PLEASE RESTART CAMERA- SOLVED!
\015 Thank you all of you, i never ever think the old ''tap it hard'' or gve it a kick method works but i tried this just this second with my CANON IXUS 60 DIGITAL CAMERA and it worked. My error was ''lens error, please restart camera''1. I tried getting a straw and blowing around the lens as it would not open at all. No Joy!!!2. I tried tapping the side of the camera while pressing the on button-no joy!!!3. I tried taking out the attery and the memory card for 2 mins and then putting back in and switcing on- still no joy!!4. SUCESSS YIPEEEEEEEEEE......what i dis was the same as step 2 but i hit it with a good few hard thumps and bob's your uncle i have my camera back and i don't have to pay Canon repair \342\202\254150.00/$ 220Thank u all posters u are great, i felt i had to return the favour and keep the good karma flowing :-) Good luck email@example.com\015
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