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I have a sony cyper-shot digital camera and have been experiencing a blurred screen as soon as the camera has been switched on and this has remained blurred whilst taking photographs. There is also a code that keeps appearing on the screen at random times. The camera has not been dropped or near any liquids of any kind. If you can offer any solutions as to why the camera may be doing this that would be greatly appreciated. Regards Tammy Mitchell


Focal lens is out alignment inside lens module, requires manually resetting. If you are in the U.K i can help you out with an inexpensive repair . p.m me at [email protected] ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera

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HelloThank you for using FixYa for your problemAlways check the batteries first but if is it still giving the same fault, your camera is faulty. It should be taken to an authorized repair centre for a repair ... Olympus FE-340 Digital Camera

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You need to format the card in the camera. This will erase it so download any pictures first using a card reader if necessary. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera

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When we switch on the camera, it's keep on showing system error. Canera nikon coolpix, L5 digital camera,


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The camera keeps switching settings - Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 Digital Camera


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Everytime I switch on my Sony digital camera, the lens keeps going in & out, the screen then says access, then tells me to switch the power off, then on again - only to have the problem repeat itself - HELP !!


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HelloOk, here is something you can try:In your case the \015\012problem is not with the card but rather with your\015\012camera's card reader. This is a rather hard problem to fix yourself but\015\012here is what you can do. ... Digital Cameras

Keeps switching off, brand new batteries, - Samsung Digimax S730 Digital Camera


I have the same problem but when I use Ni-Mh batteries set even it full charge. I go to menu of the camera and saw the battertype was set as Alkaline. When I switched to Ni-Mh then the camera can take about 100 pictures before it need recharging. Hop ... Samsung Digimax S730 Digital Camera

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Hi,If\015\012 the camera has a lens that extends when you power-on, it may have \015\012failed to park completely when power went off, due to the weak battery.Gently press on the front of the lens barrel to attempt to seat the lens. ... Canon PowerShot A430 Digital Camera

Keeps switching off - Digital Cameras


I have the same problem. What can I do? ... Digital Cameras

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Card Locked I have tried to unlock the card in my Canon Digital IXUS 75 by moving the little switch on the card. I have tried several cards but my camera keeps telling me the card is locked! How can I fix this problem?


Try formatting in the menu.WARNING this WILL delete all images from camera. if it will not let you camera needs service ... Canon PowerShot SD750 / IXUS 75 Digital Camera

Samsung d60 digital camera keeps beeping when i try to switch on, inserted new batteries, lens wont come out


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I have an SL620 Samsung Digital camera, when I try to take pictures I can't due to it saying card locked. I have taken the memory card out, re-charged, cleaned and looked at the manual for this camera. I can not find anything on how to deactivate this. I do not have a switch next to my camera or memory chip to switch over. I read the suggestion on flipping the switch I do not have one. I have no switch on any part of my camera just all the buttons for mamory etc. please help I am very frustrated


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I am jagadsh here, i got a Nikon Coolpix S210 Digital Camera from my frend from uk,he purchesed in may and given me as gift,but last month it switched off during snaping and the lence remain out side.now it is not charging nor switching on,its remain switched of...i tried several time to charge it but not responding.charger and batary is ok..what happend n how can i switch on this camera,,,?


Http://www.nikonusa.com/Find-Your-Nikon/Product-Archive/Digital-Camera/26103/COOLPIX-S210.html\015\012 ... Nikon Coolpix S210 Digital Camera

The power switch won't turn to Off from the Player position. There is a tiny green button that usually releases the switch so it will turn. This tiny green button seems to move in but I'm not sure if it's going in far enough. I suspect it is broken on the inside where it releases. I don't know if I can remove the switch knob by prying it up off the switch or if you can suggest a method of fixing this. I don't want to spend a whole lot of money on the camera (digital cameras look inviting), but I


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Frozen Camera I have a Panasonic Lumix TZ3 digital camera. The last time it worked, the screen went checkered, so i turned it off. But upon turning it off, the lens of the camera stayed out like it was taking a picture. Now it won't turn on. I've tried recharging the battery, changing memory cards, no memory card, switching settings and turning the on/off switch. Is there anything to be done or I do I just need to get a new camera?


Try letting it drop about 4 tto 6 inches on a hard service covered by a paper towel. Don't let it land on lens of course. You can remove the mem card. It has 13Meg of internal. ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera

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This is what the canon people say to do for error 99Read this!!!The guy at tech support listened and then told me that the lens contacts were dirty and to get a pencil with an eraser on the end, just a regular old ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera

My BenQ E605 digital camera hang on its logo after I switch ON. No other button will function even the switch OFF. I just remove the battery to switch OFF. What's wrong with my camera?


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