Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?
I have a Canon WP-DC16
underwater housing for my A-720IS. I keep having the same problem, at any depht, of the functions buttons not working. The housing is clean, buttons don't stick. All others work.
Could the O-ring for the back door swell with use of silicon grease?
I changed the O-ring; still does it...
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I have a Canon WP-DC16 underwater housing for my A-720IS. I keep having the same problem, at any depht, of the functions buttons not working. The housing is clean, buttons don't stick. All others work. Could the O-ring for the back door swell with use of silicon grease? I changed the O-ring; still does it... Please; HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
... Canon Digital Cameras
Used Vivitar 70-200 zoom on my K200 Pentax. Nothing but aggravation since. Right now the 18-55 lens it came with is on but shutter button is stuck in down position and my flash wont pop up using the manual "up" button. When I look thru lens and push button, flashing "F" is the only thing there. Removed lens and button would move enough to "click" but would not come up. Put lens back on and nothing! Newbie in the extreme and ready to go back to my MX !!
The issue here is the manual mechinsm is in defect, Your going ot hate me but there is not much I can do over email but to tell you a local camera shop can take care fo this for cheap. Whats going on is the mechism is jammed most of these are spring ... Pentax K200D Digital Camera with 18-55mm lens
The camrea turns on but will not take a picture. the card is not full. you can use all the buttons when you first turn it on but then when you try to take a picture it will not take one and then you can not use the buttons anymore. If I shut the camera off and turn it back on I can use the menu buttons again. When I turn on the camera the red button by the view finder blinks three times.
Try this...the next time all the buttons work, go into the menu and search for "reset" and follow the on-screen instructions. ... Pentax Optio 330 Digital Camera
The power button is jammed or stuck, I have to use my fingernails or press harder in order to turn it on/off. However, it does not stay on or off, just that the button does not pop back up. I have tried using small sharp things like needles to hopefully pry it back into its original position but that did not work either. Any help is appreciated, thanks.
... Nikon Coolpix S560 Digital Camera
I have some problems with my new G11. During first photo walking after 2 ours of working I met problem with system. When I use any button (except shutter) on screen appears menu of light lamp and active area blinking back and forward, I can't stop it. When I open viewer to see my photos then after use any button it started to scroll trough all pictures in memory and I also can't stop it. help to stop it is only to switch off camera or use shutter. Could you help??
Have you really spent any time reading the owner's manual? ... Canon PowerShot G11 Digital Camera
My Canon 40D locks up when I click the shutter and the blue printer light next to the menu button is flashing. All the LCDs go blank and all functions stop working . Originally I was using a vertical grip and it still would not come on when I took the batteries out but after I detached the grip the camera did come back on . Now I'm not useing the grip and I still have take out the batteries and re-insert and turn back on camera to make function work again. Everything looks normal but the same th
... Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera
Hi i have a fairley new konica minolta maxxum 5-i hav edifficulty closing the door on the compact flash compartment-it won't slide forward to close and lock-the button i use to ejec tthe compac tcard doesn't lock down-when i try to close the door it pushes the card up-my wife and i struggle to close it-we can't us ethe camera-is there an easy fix-if not, is it exoensive to repair-we only used the camera 4-5 times-thanks-any help or suggestions wil be greatly appreciated(firstname.lastname@example.org)
If you bring the camera to an authorized service they may replace the door , shouldn't be expensive ... Digital Cameras
I cannot turn the flash back on. When I push on the lightning bolt button nothing happens, the display shows the flash turned off. Is something wrong with the camera. I have not had it that long and just use the IA mode and I know it worked before; can I reset the camera back to factory settings? I tried all the other modes and was able to use in in C1 but then I was messing around with that and now won't work in that either. Thank you for your help.
... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ28 Digital Camera
First of all, I cannot get the camera to turn on using power button only play. (it worked two times so I could take 5 pictures, now it wont work) Secondly, the 5 pictures I did take cannot be deleted using the delete button! Pleeease help. I purchased the camera in the U.S and Im already back home and wont be returning!@
... Polaroid i1036 Digital Camera
Neither the fujifilm 256MB xd card nor th enew Olympus 2GB xd card will work in the A340. I've put the card in and went to Format it in the camera as per teh menu. It acts like it does but when you take a picture it says "write error" When you turn it on again it still says "card not initialized." I've tried formating them with the camera on (lens cover open) and using the menu and with the camera off (lens cover closed powered on using the button on the back) and using the menu from that screen
The camera needs to be up-dated to read the cards it may still have the old dater in it! so it cant "see" the biger cards ... Fuji FinePix A340 Digital Camera
Format-Pictures Gone I accidently hit the Format button. Now all of my pictures are gone!! There has to be a "back door" where you can get your pictures back somehow. They are not just deleted forever. Does anyone know how to get the pictures back?
Hey, why not try 4Card Recovery software? It is a professional recovery tool which is able to recover pictures, music, films, e-mails and etc. ... As long as your files not changed yet.\015\012\015\012Step 1. Download it on your computer and ... Pentax Optio E10 Digital Camera
Canon SD900 selection options not responsive. The selector wheel, Function Set button and menu selector only work from time to time. Even if pressing the ring brings up info to the LCD, nothing can be changed because the Function Button and the Menu button are not active. This is a random problem. Sometime, I can bring all functions back to life by removing and re-inserting the battery and restarting.
Sounds like the board has become damp and possibly corroded in certain parts this causing the random effect with the buttons their isnt much you can do unless you can remove the case yourself and give it a good clean but doing this is extremely diffi ... Digital Cameras
DSC-W200 Frozen My W200 has the lens open (extended) and will not close. Additionally, when I press the power button or the play button on the back, the LCD lights up and says Sony, but nothing else happens. I've tried connecting it to my macbook, using a fully charged battery, memory card vs no card, etc. Nothing seems to work. If I press the power button a seond time, the green power light goes off, but the LCD still says Sony. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Not too eager to send it
Try this it works for lens problems like you describe ]]] OK you are probably going to think I am loony giving you this advise But No I am completely sane!Get a can of compressed air OR acces to a compressor at your local gara ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W200 Digital Camera
Lens trouble My lens will not come out entirely on my camera, for when I push the button to turn it on, the lens tries to completaly come out but then quickly retracts back halfway and remains stuck about halfway open. The screen is black and the light flashes red everytime I turn on the camera, along with a noise of something stuck. I have tried using that little button that someone told me was the reset button, along with plugging it in, and charging it. None of this has helped me with fixing
Appears to be a repair issue... lens track may be off ... Olympus FE-280 Digital Camera
DIGITAL CAMERA I PURCHASED A DIGITAL CAMERA ABOUT 3WKS AGO. I USED IT ABOUT 3 TIMES AND THE LAST TIME WHICH WAS FRIDAY, THE CAMERA TURNED ON WHEN I PUSHED THE ON/OFF BUTTON. BUT IT IMMEDIATELY TURNED BACK OFF. I CHARGED IT, TOOK THE BATTERY OUT AND PUT IT BACK IN, I LEFT IT ALONE FOR A DAY OR SO, BUT STILL THE SAME THING.
Hey SHAWNY BOO,\015\012 The camera should be covered under a manufacturers warranty, and I would have it looked at by an authorized service technician. You could contact the manufacturer and they should have either a list of authoriz ... Digital Cameras
My canon digital IXUS 60 is not working. It was going fine and then I turned it around to take a self portrait and clicked the button when i lokked back at the screen it was blank and i haven't been able to turn it on again using the on/off button, how do i start it again. it is like it has shut itself down and frozen.. help, its my dads and i dont want it to be broken....
Sounds like you accidentally pressed the display button which turns your LCD display on and off (to save batteries). Turn on your camera, and press the DISP button once in the lower left corner. ... Canon Digital Cameras
The power turns on but the shutter door will not open or extend, it prompts to turn off the power and turn power back on. I am able to see the photos thru the home button already taken that are stored on the card and do the other functions, but am unable to shoot new pictures because the shutter door remains closed. You can hear it trying to open but it will not.
Usually when you see this either the shutter cover motor has a problem or the cover is jammed. You can try gently helping the cover open but don't force it. You haven't mentioned the camera model so I can only give you some generic advice ... Digital Cameras
I recently purchased this Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS/1000 from Best Buy and happily used it for about 6 weeks, when suddenly the AF button won't work, and when I try to use manual (since I was very accomplished with 33 mm cameras at one time) I can barely get a decent focus -- it's an almost impossible task. What happened? This camera has not been dropped or misued in any way, and I fear there is no future in taking it back to Best Buy with their rigid return policy of 14 days and no longer. HEL
Does the lens have an aperture ring? Is it set to "A" when you try to autofocus? Have you removed the lens and put it back on? Is it on correctly? Even though Best Buy won't help, if necessary, the camera is still under warranty from Canon. ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
Have just inherited this digital camcorder. Want to record video onto card rather than tape so bought a new card today. Tried to use for the first time but on pressing the record button I get a red 10 second countdown on the screen and then it beeps and the recording stops. Am able to play back the 10 seconds of footage ok but can't get it to record for any longer. Have gone through the instruction booklet with a fine tooth come and probably missing something really simple - but want to use
Well, you failed to tell us the make and model of the camera so I can only give you a generic answer. New cards must be formatted in the camera. Video requires a fast card so it can keep up. ... Digital Cameras
Panasonic NV-DS27EG problem: sudden degradation in function following (though could be coincidence) first ever use of DV-out socket on camera (to connect Dv-in on Panasonic DVD recorder). First symptom: no picture displayed when attempting to play back a tape in VCR mode. Second symptom: power light stayed on even when camera switch was at the off position. Third symptom: message in viewfinder asking for the reset button to be pressed. Found and pressed reset button then: Fourth symptom: "to ser
... Panasonic Digital Cameras
Power problem My camera is dead even though it has a fully charged battery inside. You slide the cover back and nothing happens. We tried a different fully charged battery and still nothing. Any ideas? Have the Canon Powershot S30 since many years (some 6000 photos taken) but suddenly the camera is absolutely dead. The lens won't come out when sliding the lens door back, no pictures shown at the monitor when switching the viewing button to the right, no USB connection when connectiong to a P
I have the same camera with the same problem. I have tried the suggested solutions with no result. Any other ideas? ... Canon PowerShot S30 Digital Camera
Pentax A3 slr 35mm automatic wind on, not used for ages, put batteries in without film and pressed button.It moved from the "S" position to the first frame but then jammed.Opened the back and the counter went back to "S" but when you press the button nothing happens even with a film in.Look through the veiwfinder and it is just dark,no images appear, and the number 1000 in green in the top left hand corner. Any ideas as I wnted to put it up for sale. regards pete
... Digital Cameras
The Canon G7 of a friend was used in an Underwater Housing for UW-Photos. The O-ring of the Housing did not properly seal due to a sandparticle and saltwater got into the camera. I brought the camera already to a Camera Service Center, but they have not the necessary parts for repairing. Where can I send the camera for repair?
Go to the support section of the Canon website to find the name and address of the authorized service center nearest you. ... Canon PowerShot G7 Digital Camera
I was shooting pictures at a game, put my camera down to go to the pbathroom. When I came back a friend was using the camera and when i got the camera back the auto focus wasn't working consistently and when the shutter button was depressed the shutter would not click
There's a manual/auto switch on canon lenses... make sure the switch didn't get bumped to the manual position...look on the lens barrel. ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
When I attempt to use the camera in Auto Focus mode many times I depress the button and nothing happens. The camera is on and I depress the button half way no beeps to focus and when depressed fully nothing happens. I then turn the camera off and twist the camera mode dial and and turn the camera back on and it works again not always but many times.
Are you using the 50mm lens with aperture ring, if so move to th largest F no and try again. ... Nikon D90 Digital Camera with 18-105mm lens