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IT Works DSC 551 - power on issue
\015 I have an IT WORKS DSC 551 camera.....\015\012All it appears to do is show the RED BUSY light for a few secs and then nothing...\015\012\015\012can anyone advise as to what the issue could be?\015\012\015\012I.T Works DSC551\015\012I.T.Works DSC 551\015\012I have a I.T. Works DSC551 camera and have not been able to load any pictures onto my PC. When you attempt to sewt the camera up on your PC you simply get a message back saying "The hardware was not installed because the wizard cannot find the necessary software" This is despite me previously doing a full install from the Install CD provided with the camera. The user manual is a complete waste of time and badly written and there is no link to any manufacturers website for hints and tips or service support. Very poor. Has anyone else out there had similar experince regarding this camera and any succesful outcome to resolving this isuse (or not).\015
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IT Works DSC 551 - power on issue
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Hi I my new(3 months old ) PowerShot SD1300 IS camera has a problem. Initially worked fine ,but suddenly it is not working. Issue is it will power up only once after many (5 to 6 hrs) put idle.When powerd on , lens will come up and the camera will go of,lens will remain out.It wont respond(power led also goes off).Again if we put idle for some hours when we press first lens go in ,comes out and again goes off. Please let me know what could be the problem.I checked it is not problem with battery
Hi. I\015\012 note that you have checked the lens and Canon service has said the PCB \015\012needs to be replaced, but the cost is too high. However you have asked \015\012if there is anything else you can do. ... Canon Digital Cameras
Sony cybershot dsc-n1 took 6000 pics and stopped working Screen went white before died with lense extended no sign of power next cybershot DSC-N2 took 15,000 pic and died just refuses to turn on. no power battery shows 4 volts do these cameras have a limited life pan?
No non of sony cameras come with any life pan\015\012ya they are telling something baout life cycle \015\012but i have cybershot with 29000 pic and my friend is having about 20000 so if your cameras is in warrenty period then go to sony s ... Digital Cameras
Sony cyber-shot dsc-w300 when turn on the power, zoom works several time and "turn the power off and on again" message comes with black monitor. But, it does not work still after trying several times.
I have got the same issue any replies please let me know as the camera is only about 18mnths old and hardly used.\015\012sorry cant help at the mo rang sony they said they can send it to sony for £115 but a new camera is not much more and ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W300 Digital Camera
The power is not working correctly on my Sony DSC-T2. I.e. despite the battery being fully charged the green light flashes on briefly but the camera does not power up. This means i cannot get the pictures off the memory in the camera. I have bought another DSC-T2 from e bay so could change parts. Could you advise as to how i can get my photos off the old camera. Thanks
Hi,It seems camera main board got problem and main board repairing requires high expertise level, related service manual level-3 copy in hand and very scpeail tools to remove/ install SMD parts on SY-180 main board of this camera. It is not eve ... Sony DSC-T2 Digital Camera
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H2 turns on sporadically. Once on it works fine. Shut it off and try to turn back on and it doesn't. Repeated pushing of the power button maybe 30-40 times and it turns back on again. Once you get it on it Works fine. Turn off and when you want to turn it on again must push power button over and over to get it on again. This happens with brand new batteries and with rechargeable batteries that have been fully charged. Any assistance would be appreciated. Doug Clark
Hi,It seems power button is not working properly and needs little force to send command to camera.Please press PLAY button on camera (it is located nearby power button) and check, does camera turn On in playback status instantly or giving ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S700 Digital Camera
Canon Powershot SD450 E18 problem: The camera lense would not open and reported error code E18 on power-up and then would shut down. I followed a procedure on the web for this issue and got the camera lens to open and it was working (able to take pictures for about a minute). When I powered down, the lense did not completely retract. I tried re-powering on but nothing happened. The camera is not getting any power. I figured the battery died so I re-charged it. I put the fully charged batt
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Ist issue: how do you get the battery out? I have been using a nail file to pry it out. 2nd issue: the charger blinks green and orange whether battery is inserted or not. Battery does not seem to charge. 3rd issue: I have camera plugged in by USB. The green power light comes on but that's it. The LCD screen doesn't light up, no other buttons seem to work. Where does my issue lie? Is it the battery, the charger or the camera?
1st- you shouldn't have to do this. Stop filing your nails and you will be able to pry the battery out with a fingernail.2cnd- I can't decide whether this is a bad battery or a fault with the charger. Either way, the battery won't charge, ... Polaroid T737 Digital Camera
Hi guys... I'm having the same issue with my Sony DSC-T33 as has been described here by many other people. I've done the Reset, and the Power Reset, online with the Sony Tech people. They say now it's a hardware issue and I'll have to send it in.......... NO MENTION of this known issue with the component part. So I bring it up and am told that is not in their database, so they don't know about it. What? I'm given a phone number for the "Customer Relations Team". Now in my online research
Sorry to say that Sony stopped repairing the faulty CCD's that were installed in their cameras for free two years ago. No matter what they told you, they DO know about it, as it is a well known issue (Sony actually produced the faulty CCD's that wer ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T33 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
Wierd Antics Hello. My Sony DSC-W5 opens and closes three times when I switch on the power. After this little ceremony it seems to work fine. I get the same open and close action when I switch off the power as well. This has been happening for months now...thankfully the camera still functions but does anyone have an idea how to fix this? or what caused it in the first place? Thanks.
Check your power button or switch, it may need cleaning of contacts... ^_^ ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W5 Digital Camera
I have Canon power shot S2 IS digital camera.I bought it around 2 years back.Now my camera is showing the sign of "change the batteries" even though the batteries are fully charged and the lens does not come out..When I tried the same batteries on other digicamera they are working fine. Very few times the camera starts working but after taking 2 or 3 pics the low battery sign appears on the screen.I use AA size NiMH Sony batteries. Can you let me know the solution to my issue.
I suggest replacing a fresh battery will most likely solve your prob, overtime rechargeable battery can drain easily, try changing with a new battery and see if it does work well, there might be insufficient current, thats why it tends to drop of vol ... Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera
I am on my third dsc w50 and they all had the same problem and don't work??? all say... access then... turn power off-on again" HELP! Same as marimccall. Black screen with 'Access', lens moves in and out three times and then the screen shows 'Turn the power off and on again'. When turning off and on again the same sequence is repeated. Any help would be appreciated.
Hi,Error message "access then turn power off-on again" comes in DSC-W50 when lens mechanism failed to provide Initialize signal to system control IC. When camera powers up, lens extended and there is photo coupler that sends pulse to syst ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera
Sony DSC-W80. When I press T for telephoto, the zoom does not work and the camera comes up with the message "Turn the power off and on again". In all other respects, tha camera works as normal - the lens turret operates and it auto focuses. I have tried the solutions above to no avail. John
Hi,This is a lens problem. You could try the below solutions.\015\012\015\012There are a number of things you can try:1. Ensure batteries are fully charged2. Look carefully between the lens and the camera body for ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera
My sony dsc-s980 keeps telling me to turn off and on the power. There was a problem with the barrell getting stuck but its seems to be working ok now but my camera still wont work
Hi, \012 \012 Error: TURN ... Sony Digital Cameras
Olympus 1030 SW Camera leaked through both the battery door seal and the usb door seal. Did my best to clean it up and dry it out. Camera was finicky in at first. After a day everything work great except the flash. That could be from one cable I disconnected when taking it apart to clean. Current issue. After weeks of working it will not turn on. This may be related to the event described above or not. I press the power on button - screen backlight turns on - beeps (bloing) 4 tim
I have the same camera and has the same problem. Mine flooded twice and when I followed the normal dry it out, clean the seals, charge the battery, etc, etc... I was left with a camera that didn't work at all after the second flooding. I returned it ... Digital Cameras
I have a Sony DSC-W170 and when I turn it on it powers fine and the lense opens, then shuts and opens a few times then stays open and tells me to 'turn the power off and on again'. I have done this and it doesn't solve the problem the same thing just happens again and again. I would'nt mind but it was fine then just stopped working, please help.
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W170 Digital Camera
Flash issue I have a flash issue with my three Moultrie D40 cameras. They all worked fine for about a year, then the flash strted to malfunction and right now the flash is present at about 1-3 times out of 200 pictures. It's the same for all cameras. I guess that it's either the flash itself or the "power component" (I don't know the name for this in english) that feeds the flash. Any knowledge or advices about this? Thanks /Stefan, Sweden
Stefan, Ron here.There are many D40s listed on EBAY with same prob. I have bought a few and presently working on a fix...Moultrie won't support any out of warranty...want you to buy new.Ron ... Moultrie GameSpy 4.0 Digital Camera Deluxe
Cybershot dsc-w100 well actually my camera is a cybershot dsc-w100 and when i push the on button it says access but after that it goes to a mode where it says turn the power on and off again and i turn it off but still does not work. as i do this the lens goes in and out like three times and when the camera is off the lens stays out
If you cannot find a solution to your problem you may want to email email@example.com. He has good advice and good used parts at a fair price. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera
I let my camera fall and now it sais turn the power off and on again,have done this couple of times already,but it doesnt fix.I released the battery and pressed power button for a minute.Still doesnt work,and I need help,emmediately cause my parents will get really mad at me btw its an sony cybershot dsc-w130 Thanks :)
There is probably no user solution, it seems that optical lens block is damaged, the only solution is to replace it. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W130 Digital Camera
Sony DSC-H2 will not power up. New batteries installed. No lights. little red light near battery does not light up when batteries installed. Is there a power fuse installed on this unit and if so how do I access this fuse to check if it is working?
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I have a Sony Cybershot DSC W100. I accidentally dropped it and now it says 'Access' and the lens opens and closes three times then beeps and says, 'Turn the power off and on again'. I have done this and it still doesn't work. I tried to initialize the settings - that didn't work either. I even played around with the lens some, and that didn't fix it. If you have any other suggestions please help! I would hate to have to pay $130 bucks to have it fixed.
They are trying to say that you may need to open the camera and check and clean the lens, because there's a big possibility that the lens is misaligned or worse its bad already and needs a replacement...Good luck......... ... Sony Digital Cameras
Camera locked Hi, I've got the blinking battery symbol when I switch on my K100D. I've tried switching to manual focus and leaving for a while with the batteries out, but still the same issue. It works ok with external power supply, so I uploaded ver 1.02 firmware to see if that would solve the issue but still the same fault. Is there anything else you can suggest I try? Thanks, Brian
Put in new batteries. If you're using rechargeable batteries, they already have a lower voltage than regular batteries. If you don't have enough milliamps in the battery, it will show as low, no matter what the voltage is. ... Pentax K100D Digital Camera
My power button on my dsc s650 doesn't work. I have to use the review button (play) to power up and then press the shutter button.
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