Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?
Automatic lens cover will not open.
\015 FS100 Canon Camcorder. Camera operating properly, except the automatic lens cover will not open. What to do?\015
It's likely a little sand or grit got in there and is creating friction preventing it from opening. But the FS100 is a relatively new camera, and is likely still under warranty. Call 1-800-OK-CANON to see if they'll help. Here are some other options. Try these ONLY if Canon cannot help you (stick with the non-obtrusive fixes only, don't open up the camera):
Please try resetting your camera to the factory settings..the procedure to reset is found in the instruction manual as well as in the cd that came along with your device. thank you for using fix ya
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