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My Powershot A530 will, all of a sudden, not switch to Macro/MF. All other functions normal.Any idea why?
Not all features are available in all shooting modes. For example, Macro in not available in the Landscape mode, or in 'Fireworks' or 'Kids & Pets' of the Scene mode. Check the chart at the end of the Advanced manual to see details.
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My Powershot A530 will, all of a sudden, not switch to Macro/MF. All other functions normal.Any idea why?
Not all features are available in all shooting modes. For example, Macro in not available in the Landscape mode, or in 'Fireworks' or 'Kids & Pets' of the Scene mode. Check the chart at the end of the Advanced manual to see details. ... Digital Cameras
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Unless your an electronics expert, you run a very high degree (89-100%) of probability that the camera will never work again. If your cameras aren't under warranty, than call the canon north america offices, and explain the problem they will more th ... Canon PowerShot SD600 Digital Camera
The video camera function on our PowerShot SX100 IS has switched to a feature that seems to be designed for emailing video files. We get a "compact" text box when switching to video, and there's a little envelope icon in the upper right. The problem is that we're ending up now shooting videos that only show up in tiny form, where before we had higher quality, bigger (view wise) clips. Any idea how to switch that Compact feature back to Not Compact (full-size?)? Thanks!
Try putting the camera in video mode, then call up the menu and set the resolution to a larger sized image...that might get it corrected. ... Canon PowerShot SX100 IS 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
Power failure Canon G5 has had a complete power failure. Will not come on at all in any mode. Battery is fresh and functions in other cameras. I have taken it apart and the power switch appears to be functioning properly. My meter shows that it behaves the same way in both directions (play and record). Any ideas? Does anyone know where to get Canon parts cheap?
Check the fuses on the printed board circuits.\015\012\015\012They are labeled with a P, H or K in the middle of them.\015\012\015\012Check them for zero ohms to test them with a meter,.\015\012\015\012Regards, ... Canon PowerShot G5 Digital Camera
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Perhaps that previous photo's have not been erased or cut and paste to your hard drive , put the memory stick in a cardreader and explore it see how many photo's are on the stick . i don't know th file size of your camera but gues that that is the qu ... Digital Cameras
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I know it's not solving your problem, but at least it stop from happening again...\015\012 \015\012You can protect images/video clips from being accidentally erased using the protect function in the Playback menu... see also:\015\012http://www.fixya. ... Vivitar ViviCam 3935 Digital Camera
ILive iBPD882B Boombox I cannot get the sd card play function to work. It is on the screen but I have no idea how to switch it to the movies folder... It is only showing the photos. Is there a user's manual to this?
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I have a canon S230 shur shot digital camera, now for about 5 years. Excellent camera. All of a sudden,I can't take photo's.(good battery,compact flash, etc.) I can still review slides taken, but the window stays dark when switched to take pictures. Any ideas ? Thanks. shel
This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. ... Canon Digital Cameras
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My new Samsung WB650 camera has just frozen, whilst I was reviewing the various functions. It won't respond to any of the controls, and won't even switch off. If I remove and replace the battery it has no effect. If I then switch it on the 'on' light comes on, but it still wont respond or switch off. Can you let me know what has happened and if there is way to restore normal function?
Thank you TY Price. Solution no.1 worked for me....Really pleased ... Samsung WB650 Digital Camera
Power switch does not function
Yes I have the same problem. Camera will not switch on. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S90 Digital Camera
Nikon Coolpix S9100 suddenly stopped responding after I switch on.
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If this is a brand new camera, it's supposed to work with no problems. Take it back. ... Olympus Camedia C-350 Digital Camera
Cannon A530 selection **** not functioning correctly
The only idea I have about it is that it's broken. It sounds like the switch is broken on the inside and only initiates in certain modes because those are the ones you used most frequently and just kind of skipped over them. Instead of switching on ... Canon PowerShot A530 Digital Camera
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I have got Yashica Ez8032 Digital Camera and it suddenly showing Lense Error 21 & 16. It is not getting switched on and no sooner I switch it on it displays the Lens Error and gets switched off. I can't take any pic from it. What can I do?
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