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Canon ixus 400 lens cover does not open fully
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The black paisley plastic covers to the shutter on my Canon Powershot A630 do not open fully, so pictures are thin bands of picture amid large black areas where the covers do not open. How can I get the plastic covers to open when the lens extends? The covers appear to be seated correctly.
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I slipped while hiking and sat on my Canon PowerShot SC 210 IS which was in my back pocket (dumb). The shutter cover now does not fully close nor open. I can move it open with my finger, but it will not close fully. There is a visible dent in the rim around the lens cover shutter thingy. Am I screwed?
HiNo, yours is not screwed if any other camera function work.I would like to help you. Could you photo the dent area and post here. After that I can help you. ... Digital Cameras
The lens cover doesn't open fully Canon A630
Sure it is, and repair isn't that hard. See this link for tips on repair of sticky automatic lens covers. Recommend reading the ... Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera
I have a Canon IXUS 800, the shutter won't open properly, just opens about a millimetre. I don't want to break it as otherwise it is an excellent camera. I think it might have some dust in the shutter mechanism as we are using it to photograph an old farm we are renovating which is often a bit dusty even though we take care to put the camera into its cover after use. Can anyone suggest what is best to do please?
If you truly mean the lens shutter, please see this link.\015\012\015\012However, if you are referring to the automatic len ... Canon Digital Cameras
My camera is a Canon IXUS IS digital camera. Recently the pictures will appear in the screen to review but when downloaded to a computer will either not be able to open OR open with a film of green or red covering the picture. Then, sometimes the image on the camera screen will be smaller than it should even though the first review was perfect. A week later, the smaller one will be large until you try to view it after download. then it will remain large but be green or red. There is an enti
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Hello I have a canon IXUS 960 IS. Yesterday when I was using the camera it only closed half way when powering the camera off. Now the camera doesn't open fully and when pusing the "play" button the power goes on and off straight away. At first I thought this was a problem with the battery so I have fully charged the battery and the problem is still the same. What do I need to do to correct the problem? Thanks
If the outside of the lense get dirty, those small particles may prevent the lense from opening and closing 100% as nomal times. I had the same problem with my Sony. Here is what I did.\015\012\015\0121- I cleaned the outside(sides not ... Canon IXUS 960 IS Digital Camera
Canon Ixus 800is Lens cover open
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My canon ixus 65 digital camera got damp in a downpour despite being in a pocket of a waterproof and in its case. When i took it out at home and let it dry out it no longer works. The lens cover is half open and after putting the recharged battery back nothing happens when i press the on switch.
First check your guaranty, if it is still valid use guaranty, tell them the camera went fault of its own on a wet day.All you can do is taking apart camera and drying it with the phone. If you see oxide on contacts you can remove it with circui ... Canon Digital Cameras
The lens cover won't not open fully. - Canon Digital Cameras
Mostly like some dirt or build up in the lens. Try cleaning it using canned air and a soft bristled brush. ... Canon Digital Cameras
Card lock i have a canon ixus i zoom 5.0 mpix, i really love this my camera cos it brings out good photos. but recently when ever i on my camera to take a snap it says card lock. i tried to open the battery cover bring out the smart card, put it back again, try again but it still say card lock, to it do not allow me take photos again i really do love my camera cos is unique and everybody likes it to but is not working now. pls let me know what to do to it. thanks
Check your memory card,there's a small sliding switch beside it,unlock these, if there's still a message,let it be check by a qualified tech.\015\012\015\012Fred Loja ... Canon PowerShot SD30 / IXUS i Zoom Digital Camera
Lens cover does not open E18 code shows - Canon PowerShot S400 / IXUS 400 Digital Camera
Problem in lens unit repair the lens unit ... Canon PowerShot S400 / IXUS 400 Digital Camera
Canon A560 lens cover is stuck and will not open
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Olympus u770 sw 7.1 No power, battery fully charged, lens cover is open. No lights no screen nothing. Camera has been perfect for almost 4 years just shut down whilst being used hence lens cover open. Any assistance appreciated. Thanks
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When I compare outdoor images taken with my old Canon Digital Ixus 400 and my Canon EOS10D, I find that the blue response of the 10D is very poor - what shows up as a nice blue sky with the Ixus gives a dull grey/blue with the 10D, using both cameras in fully automatic mode. Any suggestions?
Try manually setting the ISO speed to 100. Sometimes on Auto ISO the camera chooses a high speed that reduces colors. Or you can try adjusting the exposure with the EV button - set to a lower setting like -1 or -1 1/2. ... Canon Digital Cameras
Hello. The flash on my Canon IXUS 980 IS seems unable to work. The camera is about 2 years old. I have contacted Canon who advised taking out the battery for at least 30 mins and fully recharging it, which yielded nothing helpful. Is this a common issue and can it be fixed cheaper than the minimum £60 that a Canon service shop requires? Thanks for any help.
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Greetings, I have a Canon Powershot A640 and my lens won't fully open when I turn the camera on. It only opens slightly and appears to be stuck. Is there an easy fix for this? Everything else is working. I can take pictures but obviously am only getting a slice of a photo where the lens is open. Thank you.
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digital camer ... Canon PowerShot A640 Digital Camera
Canon ixus 50 the camera is not switching on and the lens is open
Check the battery cover closes properly, the camera will not operate at all if the switch thinks the cover is even slightly open. Try removing the card, sometimes they cause cameras to not start when they are faulty. If all else fails, the fuse is mo ... Canon PowerShot SD400 / IXUS 50 Digital Camera
Lens cover on Nikon 5600 no longer fully opens
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Canon lens cover won't open
Lens errors are fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. Or ... Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera
Lens cover won't fully open
Wow, i had the same problem too! try taking out the battery and blowing on it a little. it worked for me. ;] ... Pentax Optio S6 Digital Camera
Canon Powershot SD1200 IS - The lens cover has a hard time opening and closing - it's as if there is something sticky on the lens and even though I have cleaned it, it still has trouble opening and closing
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Canon ixus 50 screen went into phsycadelic pattern purple black and white. Now screen is black. Lens moves out a little and only retracts fully with assistance. Battery is fully charged.
Take it apart ie take the battery out, the memory card out and put it back together putting the battery back in last and try and turn it back on, if that does not help then I would get in touch with Canon and see if you can swap it or get it repaired ... Canon PowerShot SD400 / IXUS 50 Digital Camera
Movie clip on canon ixus 860 not fully downloading to my computer, only the first few seconds can be seen on quicktime but the rest does not come through. But the clip can still be fully seen on the digital camera.
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Lens cover i dropped my camera for the first time in the sand. i guess grains of sand got stuck inside and the lens cover will not open fully. i've tried compressed air. any other ideas?
I was lucky to solve my problem with sand-stuck-lenscover with 6 bar compressed air. ... Nikon COOLPIX S9 Digital Camera