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Error message (turn camera off then on again on my Panasonic Lumix TZ3
Hello, had same problem. did put camera in play back mode, and in the menu did reset everything.
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I have a small Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ5 camera. After fully charging the battery I am all of then sudden getting this error message :"please turn camera off and then on again." When the camer is OFF the lens is extended and open. When I move the camera to ON the lens moves in to the closed position closes, then reopens, extends, tries to focus, is unable to and the error message appears "Please turn camera off and then on again" This cycle just repeats. The lens is able to extend it is not st
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Error message (turn camera off then on again on my Panasonic Lumix TZ3
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Lumix TZ3 keeps giving the same error message: "Please turn camera off and then on again"
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