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Dosent work when pused up or down
runs perfectly from baterry switch on belt
When WHAT is pushed up or down?
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Dosent work when pused up or down runs perfectly from baterry switch on belt
When WHAT is pushed up or down?Thanks! ... Digital Cameras
Hello, I purchased a finepix s5700 about 18 months ago. It has worked perfectly until the last few weeks. I can turn the camera on if I hold the playback button and switch on the power, and can scroll through everything in the memory, but when I press the shutter to take a photo, the camera switches itself off. If I press the power by itself the green light comes on for a millisecond, then switches off. It has not been wet, dropped or otherwise. I had it on the shelf one day working fine, the ne
Your\015\012problem\015\012may be due to weak/worn out batteries or corrosion on the battery\015\012contacts inside the camera which can\015\012prevent the full power o ... Fuji FinePix S5700 Digital Camera
My S500 is now 7 years old and always functioned very well. Recently it no longer switched on even though batteries fully charged. Tried again a couple of weeks ago and it worked perfectly, a few days later no good again; then today switched on OK and working. Obviously I have an intemittent problem. Local camera repair quoted GBP 110 to repair but I can buy up to date replacement model for about GBP 125 which I may do. However I'd still like to repair my S5000. Have you any suggestions please
You have a leaky capacitor which gives you this intermittent problem\015\012All you can do is to replace the circuitry or have it done by a repairman\015\012the capacitor is built into the circuit board which is machine made since it is s ... Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera
I have Olympus FE 340 8.0 mega pixel camera. Now, when I switch it on, in the camera mode, the lens opens and closes(zoom in and out) 3 times and getting switched off. In picture viewing mode it is working perfect. What could be the reason for this, Please help me in correcting this?
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 garage Get them to fit the triggered air blower tool to it.Blo ... Olympus Digital Cameras
No Card My Fuji MX2900 has been working perfectly but when I switched it on the other day I have a No Card warning on the display, I have tried 2 other cards which were all working fine but all of them are now showing this No Card warning??? I cant take pics now or get any images on my display
... Fuji MX-2900 Zoom Digital Camera
Screen not switched on when press the switch on button, this problem was occurred unfortunately and battery is also full charged. two days back its working perfectly but yesterday only this problem was suddenly came. please send the solution.
Hi\012your camera might has power control pcb(dc/dc convertor) defective. your local repair shop would charge around $35 to 85 depend on what they really want to charge.\012thanks and best regard! ... Kodak Easyshare V1233 12.1MP Digital Camera with 3x Optical Zoom
I have a 3 year old Sony DCR-DVD202E Camcorder which has worked perfectly up until yesterday, when the lens cover refused to open. Other thsn this the camera powers up normally and the LCD screen shows a white dot where light is entering through the cover I have tried changing the battery, switching the camera on and off many times, powering it from the AC adaptor and, at the suggestion of Sony, resetting the camera. None of this has worked. It is possible to open the cover manually, so it is
Happened to me before. NO Problem!!! The mechanical lens cover is "powered" by a small spring. When a little bit of dust/dirt/sand gets into the track it slides in, i gets stuck. CAREFULLY open the lens cover (maybe with the help of a toothpick) and ... Digital Cameras
Camera dosent work due to the battery cover micro-switch not shutting off
Paul, This is going to require a visit to your local camera shop, it is nothing that is a user fix. ... Fujifilm Finepix S2980
The camera always appears to be on even when its switched off , but otherwise it works perfectly
... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
I have panasonic video camera during disc finlaization i remove baterry and connect ac then camera hang up even disc ejector not work and on/off switch too
You need to press the "reset" button, It is a tiny button hidden in the plastics, you will need a paper clip to reach it. By removing power, when the machine was working, you have screwed up the camera logic. It doesn't know what is going on, so can' ... Digital Cameras
I have a sony HDR-HC1e camcorder. It works perfectly until I change the battery or switch between mains and battery, it then refuses to start. Not even a hard reset will start it. Leaving it with no power for a hour results in it restarting correctly when battery reinserted although sometimes loses clock setting. I've checked the internal cell and it reads about 3V.
Hi,\015\012\015\012First try with new batteries as power received will be less as the batteries gets older and so camcorder might not be working well. Clean the metal contacts of the battery holder properly with dry cloth and then insert ... Digital Cameras
Sony Cybershot DSC-W200 digital camera. Suddenly and for no apparent reason it can no longer be switched on. Blank screen, no lens movement, no sound, totally dead. I substituted a spare, fully charged battery, but still no response. Until now it has always worked perfectly. I just wondered whether there is something else I might try before discarding it? Any thoughts would be greatly appreciated. Kind Regards Peter Ollis
Try this:Remove the batteries at the same time that you remove the camera's \012memory card. This will allow the camera to reset. The camera does not \012require the memory card to operate, so leave the memory card out as you \012reinsert the b ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W200 Digital Camera
I have a Nikon Cool Pix 8800vr that doesn't power up. It was working perfectly when last used. It stayed in the bag unused for almost a year in climate controlled room. Nothing lites up on the camera. when switched on.
Check with a different battery and see if same. ... Nikon Digital Cameras
I have a Canon EOS 1000D and uptil this morning I was taking perfect pictures then suddenly it seems to have jammed on me .... nothing is working .... when I switch on the camera nothing happens... when I press the shutter button to take a picture and inside the viewfinder a green spot on the right side and a busy sign on the left flash whilst pressing down the shutter button !!!! I have removed the battery and gave it a full charge; at the same time I also removed the card and viewed all my
Hi,\015\012\015\012There is a documented problem with the Canon 1000d and the shutter freezing. In Oct 2009 they released an updated firmware for the camera which should solve the problem. You need to go here to remedy the problem:\ ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
My Casio Exilim EX-Z250 will not switch on, it worked perfectly one day, and the following day it just will not power up at all. Obviously I have charged the battery fully to no avail...it just seems dead!
... Casio EXILIM EX-Z250BK 9.1 MP 4X OPTICAL ZOOM Digital Camera
I bought Benq c1030 Eco three months ago. At the very beginning it was doing the job perfectly. Suddenly, some problems occurred. Actually, I can't always switch it on. Sometimes it works, but sometimes it doesn't. Batteries are not the problem. Yesterday I bought new ones but it didn't change anything. Could you please tell me what the problem could be? Thank you in advance
Hi there its a problem of the camera power switch. Some time moisture damaged the surface of the switch or some time attack by the dust. Visit service center for cleaning the power switch. Thanks. ... Digital Cameras
I insert a new battery and go to a party. I switched on the camera and after some time the camera asks to change the battery and turned off. Change the battery and the same thing happens. The camera worked perfectly for two years.
If you've recharged this battery many times over the past two years, it may be at the end of its useful life. Always run the battery down before recharging to extend its life. Also, don't ever let it completely discharge by leaving it for a long time ... Canon PowerShot S3 IS Digital Camera
Here we are on our DREAM trip West, currently at the Grand Canyon. Now, with my D80 getting an 'F---' error message in my LCD settings area. Was using my 18-135mm lens. Finally, and regrettably, switched to my telephoto and error message disappeared. This AM put the 18-135 lens back on and worked perfectly for a few inside shots inside our RV.
Use a clean moist cloth and clean the electrical contacts on the back of the lens and in the mount on the body. When putting the lens back on, try jiggling the lens a little and see if that helps. ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens
I connect my canon ixcus95 IS to my computer, switch it on and select Transfer. Fault screen pops up with "SAVER FOLDER NOT FOUND" It's worked perfectly up to now and I have tried uninstalling and re-installed but no-go so far. I've checked back into my rubbish bin to see if I have inadvertently deleted something but nothing there. Help please. Les
Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer ... Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS / Digital IXUS 95 IS Digital Camera
Put a new fully charged battery in - the camera would lasted for a couple of minutes and then would not switch on. The battery works fine in an identical camera. Put in a second battery - that worked for a bit then started flashing battery problem and wouldn't switch on. 5 minutes later - it did switch on - lasted for a short time and then started flashing ERR 99, and then wouldn't switch on again. Battery works fine in an identical camera. 10 minutes later - started working again, but the Sigma
It is due to some kind of electrical contact failure. For more \015\012details and common causes of Err 99 read the following article:http://www.lensrentals.com/news/2008.12.31/canon-err99 ... Canon Digital Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera with EF-S 17-85mm IS Lens
Sometimes the autofocus doesn't work. It is switched to af. When I turn the camera on it will normally focus but after 1 or a couple of pictures it will not autofocus. If I move the switch to Manual I can take the picture and then if I move the switch back to m/a it will focus and keep focusing and I can take a few few more frames then then the auto cocus stops working again and I have to switch back to M and so on. I never know when it wount work. Thank you.
Having received no response in over a month, I assume this is no longer a problem. ... Nikon D70s Digital Camera
Hi, My pentax optio WP don't work anymore. When i switch it on, it stops after 5 seconds. If i start it in read mode (blue button pressed whil i switch it on), it works, but the menu button dont't work and displays a yellow lock on the top of the screen. If i switch it on with the menu btton pressed, it displays ver 1.00 before to stop after 5 seconds If i switch it on with the menu and the blue btton pressed, it displays ver 36, then xxx test xxx and v 866-76 , 1.0001 before to stop after 5 sec
Some of those buttons work in combination with the two dials (i.e., setting ISO and white balance, etc.). Hold a buttin down and user the knobs simoultaneously.If this is not the issue, please describe specifically which buttons are not workin. ... Pentax Digital Cameras
This camera was working fine, was turned off, and then a day later wouldn't work. The LCD screen on back works only if the Mode Switch is in the review mode (or DOWN), and does not light up under the picture taking mode (or UP) position. Also, while the switch is in the UP position, the ON/OFF power indicator button no longer stays lit. It does, however, stay lit in the Mode Switch in the DOWN position. First problem in three years. Nice little camera.
You may need to take it in to get it serviced or ntry out thees sights on the webhttp://software.canon-europe.com/ ... Canon PowerShot A520 Digital Camera
I have a Canon XM3 camcorder. It has given me many years of good service. Recently it has developed a fault. When I switch it onto Camera mode, and then flip the switch to Standby, the small screen flickers blue for a short time, but it does not show the image from the lens. If I switch off, and sitch to Playback, the small screen works OK and all the Playback works fine. Sometimes when I switch to Camera, and Standby, the small screen flickers blue, and then an image from the lens appears, but
Its the problem of CCD assembly\015\012CCD (image sensor) failures, particularly in conditions of high heat and humidity, led to cameras capturing images with either no picture at all, or with extreme distortion and se ... Digital Cameras
I have a Panasonic DMC-LX2 digital camera, I'm based in the UK. Has worked fine for a couple of years, but 2 weeks ago, when powered up, none of the buttons work. Screen is illuminated, lens emerges OK, mode-select dial still rotates and switches between modes, on/off switch and aspect switches OK, but shoot button, all 5 'menu group buttons, anti-shake button, display/LCD mode button, waste basket buttons', zoom in/out control and 4-way direction button all 100% non-functional. Card is being ac
I just got identical situation today, and I have no clue at all. However, I figure that the camera is actually working busy like someone is holding the "UP" button continuously. To see this, power on your camera at any mode except the "Scene mode". A ... Digital Cameras