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Canon PowerShot SX20IS
I cannot erase images from the camera. I select the erase button push the function button and I get "busy" on the screen.
Hello and welcome to FixYa. This could be a problem with the memory card. Lets start by checking that the small lock switch on the side of the card is not on the lock position. IF the problem is still there after checking the switch, then I would suggest that you format the card in the camera, this will erase all content from the card. so if there is something important make sure to copy it to your computer first. you will find format from the SET UP menu of the camera, the one with the icon of tools at the top. make sure to set it to LOW LEVEL FORMAT
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Canon PowerShot SX20IS I cannot erase images from the camera. I select the erase button push the function button and I get "busy" on the screen.
Hello and welcome to FixYa. This could be a problem with the memory card. Lets start by checking that the small lock switch on the side of the card is not on the lock position. IF the problem is still there after checking the switch, then I would s ... Canon Digital Cameras
I get problems with my powershot 540. When I turn it on it goes on the 16X zoom without any commands. I can't change the zoom. The the swing level do nothing to the zoom. I can't take any shot whatever position of the photo type selector. If I push down the slide button to go to the menu, I can't navigate with the round button. It's freeze on the date/hour screen. It appears sudenly 4 days ago in my vacation. I change all the batteries (AA + cr 1220) several times ... I met a couple with the sam
Hi,It seems Zoom / Wide button got damaged and causing that problem.I'm afraid there is not easy/ quick fix for that and control buttons flexible board will be replaced by camera repair shop because camera will take apart.In this mo ... Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera
CRACKED SCREEN dropped my camera and when i turn it on the screen looks cracked and it white! it looks broken on the inside. I have a polaroid i830. One day i dropped it on the floor, and it doesn't work now. If i push the power button on, the power light comes on, but the screen and everything stays off. I also can't get the light to turn off unless I take out the batteries. The screen appears to have a crack. Is there any way to fix it before spending to get a new one ??
You cannot repair the broken LCD screen; the white you are seeing is the backlight for it.\015\012LCDs have extremely thin gold deposits along one edge that is contacted by a silicone rubber strip that has fine wires molded into it vertically and one ... Polaroid i832 Digital Camera
Camera error hp photosmart 935 digital camera shows this error: stderr error 19 zoomzebu cpp rev 43 line 919 The lens does not zoom, the camera does nothing. I get the same. error 19 message on my camera. The solution given of pushing the middle button to right of screen while pushing the okay and V button.... I don't know what the V button is. I tried several different buttons with no luck.
Your lens is not communicating properly .It is stuck it is due to mechanically problem you are having this error. ... HP Photosmart 935 Digital Camera
Dropped camera i dropped my camera and when i turn it on the screen looks cracked and it white! it looks broken on the inside. I have a polaroid i830. One day i dropped it on the floor, and it doesn't work now. If i push the power button on, the power light comes on, but the screen and everything stays off. I also can't get the light to turn off unless I take out the batteries. The screen appears to have a crack. Is there any way to fix it before spending to get a new one ??
My camera fell out of my pocket book and busted the door. I glued it. that worked for about 6 months. I need the door for it and it will be as good as new. ... Polaroid i832 Digital Camera
I've barely used this camera. After taking a picture last night, I thought I'd change the settings. When I pushed the menu button, it froze up and the screen went blank. It has remained this way. It won't turn off and none of the other buttons get a response. I just want to turn it off at this point because it's getting a little warm. Thanks, [email protected]
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FLASHES C:13:01 When I turned the camera on, I looked at monitor to take picture and was flashing C:13:01-wouldn't take a picture. Shut camera off, turned on and got two pictures off. That was it. By shutting camera off and on was able to get to the review setting and viewed the 80 pics. stored; that was yesterday. Today I get the c:13:01 code on each camera mode and review setting only shows the 2 pics from yesterday, then blue screen, though as I push the review button the on screen picture nu
OMG!!! If you still have the camera, try this. I read in one of these forums to spray a burst of brake cleaner in there and blow dry for a few seconds and believe it or not, it worked! That's after me taking it apart to make sure the connectors weren ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P200 Digital Camera
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When i turn my camera on, it seems fine, all buttons functional. When i take a photo, it flashes, but no photo will pop up in my screen. Instead the screen stays black, and then the battery starts to get really warm. then i cant turn it on or off, the only way to get the batter to stop heating up, is to take it out of the camera. i can put the battery back in, turn it on again, but it will say no pictures had been taken, and the problem continues every time i try and use it. There is no history
FREE INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR CAMERA FIRST \012\012The Stylus Tough-3000 can be submerged up to 10 feet underwater and incorporates four preset underwater scene modes as well as the ability to capture HD movies underwater. It can also w ... Olympus TOUGH3000 Digital Camera
Turn on camera and screen lights up with an image that seems permanent. Can't get into the menue or anything else. The zoom and picture taking button work but the viewing screen will not change from what looks like an image burned into the viewing screen. I can hear all the normal functions but no change occurs on the screen when trying the differnt options for the camera. Please help. My camera is Power Shot SD400 Digital ElPH. Sincerely
Hi,Please replace the battery to solve this issue. ... Canon Digital Cameras
Canon Powershot A70: LCD screen went blank - I can still access all menu functions (timer, resolution etc), but the screen is completely black otherwise. If i take a picture using the manual view finder, all i get is a completely black photograph. Occasionally, i see a glitter or two on the screen which is black and white (kind of like an unsynced TV image), but then it disappears pretty quickly
I had a A70 that would still take pictures, but the screen did not show a picture. I did some research and found that this is somewhat a common problems with some of the Canon Powershots to include the A70 where the LCD screens expire. I believe th ... Digital Cameras
My sony I just got a DSC-S40 from a friend. I actually swoped my previous camera for this one. When I switch it on, the lens seems to get stuck and not come out all the way. I makes a grinding noise and does not show any picture on the screen. The flash goes off when I push the button, and the little guide dots on the lcd screen shows, but the the screen stays black. I am able to view the photo's that are on the camera taken before this problem, but am unable to take any photo's now. The shutter
I can fix your camera, it is not an easy thing to post because the post would be forever long....$20 and it would be good as new. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera
I just received the RebelXS 1000D for Christmas and when I follow the quick start guide and get to step #7 the subject matter does not show up on the LED Screen and only the Full Auto and ISO Auto prompts just show up on the screen. When I push the DISP button it disappears but the subject matter does not show up on the screen for focusing. What am I doing wrong?
Does this camera have "live view" capabilities? If so, there should be a button for "live view". ... Canon Rebel XS / Eos 1000D Digital Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f& EF 75-300mm f Lens
Cracked sreen i have a cracked screen on my canon camera due to the canon case button has pushed on the screen resulting in the screen brakeing. i still have 6 months warrenty but not sure whether it would cover the damages or how much it would cost me to get it fixed
Just contact Canon & find out. You never know. If it is too much go somewhere else. But if there is a chance you need to take action before the warrenty is out. ... Kodak EasyShare Z700 Digital Camera
Function buttons on left side of LCD screen won't work. Can't get out of opening screen to menu screen for camera adjustments, can't delete pictures, can't resize pictures.
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When I press the shutter button all the way it doesn't always take a picture. It flashes a few times and some numbers blink and the green dot blinks. It also says "busy". I might get a picture one out of ten times I push the button. Please help!
What numbers blink? The numbers are the error code that can help me identify the problem and tell you how to resolve the problem.Sai. ... Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i Digital Camera
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As you only bought it yesterday, take it back to the vendor and request a demonstration to your satisfaction. This looks like a fault, assuming so, request a replacement under warranty.\015\012\015\012Normally, all of these camera's are s ... Polaroid Digital Cameras
Camera does not have a memory card. No pictures exist, but I get MEMORY FULL message as soon as camera is turned on. When I go to the menu and go to MEMORY, the option ALL ERASE shows but I cannot get to it -- pressing the 'go to the right' function on the main menu button does nothing. Connecting the camera to the computer, I see that there are no contents in the folder(s). Have had the camera for 3-4 years, never had a memory card, would hold 4-6 photos in memory of camera before this. Ba
This can be a problem with the memory card, we can try here first something like formatting the memory card via the camera Menu. You also mention that you can access the memory card when connected to the computer you can also format it from there. ... Olympus Stylus 600 Digital Camera
My Canon PowerShot A85 hasn't been used much. Every now and then - when I switch the camera on - I just just get purplish mess on the screen. It's not the screen itself that doesn't seem to function (the review mode with taken pictures does work). The CCD seems to be malfunctioning. But then, after a while and while, the camera just decides to act normally again. Could it be I need new firmware? If so, how and where can I download that? Thank you for your attention. Frank.
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How to see full screen on playback with nikon d90. what buttons to push in order to do this? I continue to have the highlights or rgb or calendar or small photos and cannot figure out how to get back into full screen mode.
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I'm not sure which button got pushed on what screen. But, now I have a graph superimposed on my screen after I take a picture. The graph doesn't come with the picture when I insert it in my eBay template. But it is annoying. How do I get rid of it.
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A locked card usually means that the slide switch on the side of the card is in the locked position. Move it. ... Digital Cameras