Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

I have a canon 350d with a sigma autofocus 35-80 mm. when i shot against natural light or outdoors in good light i get error 99 i have cleaned the conctors but still same problem. if somone would now how to fix this i would be very greatful.


Answers :

The manual says "Err 99" occurs due to the use of a non-canon lens which is most likely to be the cause of the problem since you are using a Sigma lens. Using a canon made lens will resolve this issue. Here's a screen shot from the manual
67252fd.gif
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Digital Cameras

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

I have a canon 350d with a sigma autofocus 35-80 mm. when i shot against natural light or outdoors in good light i get error 99 i have cleaned the conctors but still same problem. if somone would now how to fix this i would be very greatful.


The manual says "Err 99" occurs due to the use of a non-canon lens which is most likely to be the cause of the problem since you are using a Sigma lens. Using a canon made lens will resolve this issue. Here's a screen shot from the manual ... Digital Cameras

I have had my camera for a while now and all of a sudden it has just froze on me with the lens still out. It isnt the batteries because when I push the buttons the light still flashes on the cam. any help would be great cheers!


Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digi ... Samsung S760 Digital Camera

Screen went black, but the zoom lens was still out. now, i have completely recharged the batter replaced it, and all i get is the blinking red light and nothing else, the lens is still out any help would be great. e-mail is [email protected]


... Casio Exilim EX-Z57 Digital Camera

DSC-W200 Frozen My W200 has the lens open (extended) and will not close. Additionally, when I press the power button or the play button on the back, the LCD lights up and says Sony, but nothing else happens. I've tried connecting it to my macbook, using a fully charged battery, memory card vs no card, etc. Nothing seems to work. If I press the power button a seond time, the green power light goes off, but the LCD still says Sony. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Not too eager to send it


Try this it works for lens problems like you describe ]]] OK you are probably going to think I am loony giving you this advise But No I am completely sane!Get a can of compressed air OR acces to a compressor at your local gara ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W200 Digital Camera

When I turn my Nikon Coolpix S70 camera on it says battery exhausted. I thought that meant the battery was dead. I just charged it overnight & it now still says the same thing. I took the battery out & put it back in & now it doesn't say anything the yellow light just flashes. Any assistance would be great. Never been mishandled, dropped, etc. It's in great condition & stays in the case unless used.


Mine says the same thing I have the same camera what did you do? Did you ever get it fixed? ... Nikon COOLPIX S700 Digital Camera

Dark Pictures I have been trying to photograph nite shots of the exterior of my house with the landscape lighting on. I am trying to use slower shutter speeds with a tripod and timer but they still keep coming out dark. Any assistance on settings (shutter speed, aperature or other) would be greatly appreciated.


Registered: Aug 2004\015\012Location:\015\012Posts: 14\015\012\011Night Shots - G5\015\012\015\012Hi\015\012For best results\015\012\015\0121) Shoot in RAW mode (use the Menu settings)\015\0122) Use the Timer for taking Snapshots. This will allow the ... Canon PowerShot G5 Digital Camera

My Olympus FE-230 will turn on & the monitor will light up but will not display images or focus in on anything. I shot some pictures with flash (which still works), and all & then I plugged the camera up to my computer through the USB and I was able to view those pictures but yet the monitor remains lit up but blank. Can you help me with this? I would greatly appreciate your expertise. Thank You, Gil


Hi, first of all how long have you owned the camera and how long have you had the problem? Most likely it is an issue with the lcd or its connection.If its less then a year old you will want to have it serviced under warranty if not... If you are tec ... Olympus FE-230 Digital Camera

A little help if you would be so kind? I have just aguiered a Pentax ME super and am having a little bit of trouble understanding the light meter. The worse thing is I also have the manual, which you'd think would throught some light on the subject, but I think a lot of that has been lost in traslation. Any pointer would be greatfully recieved. Thank you Nathan


Hi Nathan,\015\012\015\012Let's start shooting without film, first.\015\012\015\012Example: shooting outside on a bright day, let says between 10:00 to 14:00 with some clouds.\015\012\015\012Set camera ASA/ISO to 1 ... Pentax Digital Cameras

I have an olympus 'mju' 700 camera which uses li-ion 42b battery and a li-40c charger. Whenever i charge my batteries, the charging light would start flashing (which is not the sign of charging because the light should be still) and when this happens, the battery would not charge. The only way i could make my battery charge was to slot the battery in the charger whilst the power is on (usually, i slot the battery in then turn on the power). But i was using my batteries on a day out, 2 days aft


... Olympus Digital Cameras

Blank Screen I hve had this A75 for a few years now it has worked great til it up and quit one day all I get is a black screen no matter what I do it still shows the start up screen and takes pictures and movies but they are all jst black screen I have eve tried resetting it and taking out the CF card to load the picture onto the computer but they are still just blck screens any info or help would be greatly appreciated.


Do not go out and buy a new camera! I found this may be a ccd sensor issue and is under warranty from canon. They will pay shipping both ways and repair or replace it. I called the toll free number from their website and got a prompt response. Should ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera

Camera was working fine...all of a sudden,it would not turn on...thought maybe battery was dead,tried to recharge it,light would not go on,tried another charged battery,still would not work


This error is either a flash circuit or a lens error. One of the two need replacement. ... Canon Digital Cameras

I just got a new Kodak EasyShare M893 IS camera. I got it yesterday, for Christmas. And I tryed to turn it on this morning, but it would turn on, so I read through the instruction book. I plugged it up to an outlet and waiting for the green light to turn off, as the book told me, and then unplugged it. It still would not turn on, what do I do? I did just get it, would I already have to go out and buy a new battery?


Take the battery out and remove the tiny piece of black tape that's on it. ... Kodak Easyshare M893 Digital Camera

Camera flash i generally use my camera on auto mode so i don't have to play around with buttons! however after loaning my camera to my sister for a week my flash is no longer as great as it was!! I used to take pics and the flash would light 2-3 times giving a great, bright picture. It now flashes once before the pic is snapped giving a dark picture. If i push the flash button on the left side of the scrolling circle it goes from red eye flash (which flashes once) to no flash! I'm almost certain


No worries, I think I can help you with this one.\015\012I believe that if you are using your Samsung Digimax in either "Auto" or "M" mode you will only have the options of "red eye flash" or "no flash". BUT HOWEVER, if you select the "Prog" mo ... Samsung Digimax S600 Digital Camera

Inoperable When click camera "on", the lens protrudes only slightly, goes no further and I cannot see an image either through viewfinder or screen; the orange indicator light does not illuminate. Sometimes I hear the camera motor working, but nothing happens with the lens.. When I press "off", camera recedes normally. When I move the lever to view, green light illuminates and I'm able to view previous photos normally. I would greatly appreciate response promptly, since there are some beautiful s


The Zoom mechanizim is faulty- this is a shop repair job.The other possible cause is failing or incorrect battery type.Either will not deliver enough power to operate the lens.So check battery condition/type.IF OK Check Canon ... Canon PowerShot S3 IS Digital Camera

Camera was working fine, then when i turned it on to take a picture, the green light would go off and a red light comes on. I've charged it up and still nothing.


Please replace you battery. your battries are too low. If rechagable battries charge them. ... Kodak EASYSHARE M763 Digital Camera

We have a Kodak 8.2 mega pixel camera that is approximately 1 1/2 years old. I took pictures and then uploaded them onto my computer. Unplugged everything. When I went back to delete the pictures off the camera card, the camera would not turn on or do anything. I tried to charge the battery but when everything is plugged in it is still totally dark. We purchased a new battery thinking that was the problem and still nothing. When the charger in plugged in there is nothing - no lights at all.


Use NiMH enelop Batt. 1.2v ... Digital Cameras

Hi--I have a panasonic lumix DMC-FP8, which I bought in May 2010. The camera is great for outdoor landscapes, etc. but I've had problems with low lighting and red eye. The camera has trouble focusing on the subjects, and there are often white spots all over the picture (even though I've cleaned the lens and checked to see if there were scratches or dirt on it). In addition to this, I have the red eye setting on, but I still get really awful red eye in all of my pictures. The camera is still new


... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP8 Digital Camera

My fuji s5100 camera flash light became stronger. when i tried to take a picture with a flash - it burned the picture by putting too much flash light on it. i have no idea how this happened suddently, and if anybody had this problem before and can tell me what to do in order to fix it it would be great. Yaniv


Does it do on the manual mode . have you fiddled with the EV controls. or the flash compensation control. do a reset and try again . ... Fuji FinePix S5100 Digital Camera

I Have a Kodak camera si xe which is just over 1 year old. Up intil yesterday it worked perfectly. Since then I can't open the camera and when I've tried to charge it up ( 6 hours ) the green light still won't come on and still can't open it. As I have a new great-granddaughter only 3 weeks old my camera is a necessity. Please help me. thank you.


... Digital Cameras

Fuji F650 camera 1yr old. Worked great till the other day I went to turn it on the green light came on but nothing else happened. I recharged the battery but it still does not work. The green light will only stay on for a few minutes then goes out and nothing else happens.


The battery is not holding charge anylonger.need to buy new one (aprox $9 on ebay) or try to have it rplaced atthe store you bought the camera from (it should last more than 1 year for sure) ... Digital Cameras

I have a Canon sd630.The camera works great except that it won't remember its settings. Upon turning on the camera,it would say it's in manual mode, but if I change it to automatic and then turn it off. It would be back in manual mode again. I have reset the camera and even taken apart to replaced the internal battery. Still no luck. Appreciate any help. f.y.i I have tried looking for a firmware update, but no luck either. I was wondering if I could flash my camera with the sd500 firmware? I ju


Try to follow the route up the circuit from the battery on the motherboard.\015\012maybe the battery is ok but the power not rich to the mother board or memory chip.\015\012take more attention on the connectors. ... Canon PowerShot SD630 Digital ELPH / IXUS 65 Digital Camera

My Canon 40D locks up when I click the shutter and the blue printer light next to the menu button is flashing. All the LCDs go blank and all functions stop working . Originally I was using a vertical grip and it still would not come on when I took the batteries out but after I detached the grip the camera did come back on . Now I'm not useing the grip and I still have take out the batteries and re-insert and turn back on camera to make function work again. Everything looks normal but the same th


... Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera

I have an Olympus e510 that I bought new 2 years ago. The other day I got it out to use it and it will not turn on. I purchased a new battery, charged it, and it still will not work. When I removed the battery from the charger the light on the charger was green. I decided after the camera would not turn on I put the battery back on the charger. At that time the charger was showing a red light. Could the charger be going bad?


Hi, as per your information your camera 2 years old but not used much. You buy a new battery 1st time when you charged you see the gree light. But camera not working. When you try to charge the battery again you seen the red light. Its mean your char ... Olympus Evolt E-510 Digital Camera

My cameram each time it starts makes me have to chooose where i live the time and the month again, i just bought the camera a few months ago brand new. i did all the settings and click ok but when i power up it does th whole start up setting again, why is this happening. i tried seting to default but still nothing. i took the battery out and put it back in. still. any help would be great to ge tit to keeop the date and not start the setup again. its a casio exilim 7.2 megapixel ex-z75


The same thing is happening to me with my ex-z75. i don't know what caused it and i'm also having trouble getting it to stay. ... Casio Digital Cameras

Troubleshooting. I'm currently using the EXILIM EX-Z60/Z60DX CASIO Digital Camera. I recently relocated and when I went to use my camera, I noticed the battery was almost dead. So, I took it home and put it on the charger. Usually, the red light will come on and it will charge, no problem. This time, the red light started blinking. I wasn't sure what that was so I left it on the cradle for about an hour to see if it would still charge. When I put the battery in the camera, my camera wouldn't eve


Blinking light means charging error. Call tech support and they will replace battery for you for free. ... Casio EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z60 Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.1776 seconds