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HP Photosmart M737. Lens won't retract. Have followed HP instructions, turning off back on , changing batteries without success....help!


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HP Photosmart M737. Lens won't retract. Have followed HP instructions, turning off back on , changing batteries without success....help!


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Problem with the Polaroid I1037 Digital Camera The lens is stuck out and when I turn it on it makes a buzzing noise and the lens goes in then back out and it turns off. I tried changing the batteries, checking for dust, checking the memory card. I am not sure what it is doing.


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Zoom error Today after using my camera for awhile the back screen displayed "zoom error" and a little sound whirled. Then the camera shut off by itself. I turned it on and off a couple of times, but without success. The lens is extended and will not withdraw back into the camera. I have taken out the batteries and re-inserted them. Finally, I gently pushed the lenses back to the body of the camera (as they seemed to be trying to go back to the camera), I am still getting the zoom error reading a


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Turned it on. lens extended then it shut off but did not retract. Changed batteries, to be sure. But will not turn back on. get a single flash of green light next to sight lense above screen


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I have a G9 camera. I woke up this morning and the lens was extended. I tried turning it on ans it says "lens error, restart camera". The instruction manual does not give me any options on how to restart the camera. I have take the battery off and putit back on. It still won;t work. I purchased the camerain Feb of this year. Help I need to use it this week


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My Powershot A580 [Canon] has recieved the "Lens Error - Restart Camera" message, whenever I try to turn it on. I've tried to change the batteries, blow softly on the slots for the memory card + batteries, but it still does it! How can I fix this without having to pay to repair it?


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My cannon A570 was working fine. Then all of a sudden it would turn on and turn off right away so I changed the batteries. This did not help. The lens was opening very slowly. Then it wouldn't open again. I received a change battery message which was odd but changed the batteries again. (they were pretty hot) Once I changed them it worked again for a second but now it wont turn on. Any suggestions?


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Samsung digimax s1000 turned on before, lens came out then shut off.power light blinks when you try to turn it on. but will not turn back on. lights up only when button pressed. tried different batteries. Using N-Mi Rechargeable batteries. Tried with sd card Worked fine the day before. But, it looks like the lens did not come all the way out and the first lens is at an angle to the second. Gears stuck maybe? Don't remember interfering with the lens when it was turned on. If it's the gears being


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When about to take photo, the image on the viewfinder goes pink, and it looks as if it is 'melting' or as if there are icicles dripping from the subject. It has done this before but then seems to rectify itself without me doing anything. I have changed batteries Taken out card and put back int turned off and then on again


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My camera comes on but goes right back off the zoom lens does not extend and I have changed the batteries twice. When I turn it on it make a noise like crickets and says goodbye.


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My lens on P850 when I turn it on goes out and then goes back in, I have change the battery, can you assist


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My camera my camra was working good lastnight and now im trying to use it and its now wanting to work.the lens will not come out when i turn it on.it goes right to entering favorites.and wont let me do nothing.ive already changed the batteries 3 times.can u please let me know what i can do.i do not have my reciect to take it back.


The digatail camera and the screen is white and black screen. how i fix it? ... Kodak EasyShare C613 Digital Camera

Camera will not turn on or off. i have installed a new battery with still no response from camera. it is a 712is At first it would shut off without pulling back lens but now wont even power up at all.


Please make sure the contacts for the batteries are clean and touching the two ends of the batteries. If not Clean the contacts and make minor adjustments with a small screw driver.\015\012\015\012GOOD LUCK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ... Digital Cameras

Why won't my canon eos 500d turn on for the first time? We have charged the battery and inserted it as instructed, but there is no power at all. We've changed the lens and fiddled with everything and still there is no power. Please help :)


If I were you, I'd bring it to a service center, or return it immediately to where you bought it because if you pro long the period that you have it they may not allow you to return it. If its under warranty then get that just don't touch it anymore. ... Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i Digital Camera

My Z885 won't turn back on, and the lens is in the out position. I've tried changing batteries but nothing happens when I press the power button. Is it an internal problem? And if so, can I repair it myself?


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