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Describe your how to fix the light meter inside canon 30d slr Problem

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Follow any guide on the net for repairing/cleaning a broken trigger button for disassembling the 30D. You will need one small PZ screwdriver and possibly a toothpick or the like.The AF sensor can be seen on this very helpful picture: http ... Canon EOS 30D Body Only Digital Camera

I have a Minolta SG2 and it is working perfectly but there seem to be a problem with the light meter. The light meter is a bit off and it is only working i Auto Time mode not with Manual Time. Can I fix this problem somehow. Remember otherwise the camera works perfectly and the batteries are new and very good.

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I first experienced a problem with my Canon S2Is camera when it was only taking pictures of blank images. I found a "fix" recommendation which seems to have gotten rid of the black image problem. However, now when I take pictures the images seem to have horizonal lines through them if I don't use the flash. Also, if I am taking a picture outside or in a lot of light, the image ends up being extremely light. Have any suggestions?

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Broken MIrror? well your sub-mirror is broken inside of the camera, i had the same problem, it just happens by itself after extended use of the camera, and it is not a means for recall by canon so you have to deal with it yourself.  this website can fix it for $130 and they will replace it with a metal piece so it doesn't happen again(original piece is weak plastic) I just read the above solution.  It looks like I may have the same problem - I have easily taken 50,000 pictures with my Canon Rebe

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Hi, can I first ask do you charge a fee for your help. If not, can you help with the following problem? I've recharged the battery for my Canon 40D and placed it back in the camera. The red light flickers and then no power at all. I've done this a couple of times thinking it may be the battery but the last time I tried it then flashed red and a blue light at the same time. This blue light is the printer light next to the Menu button. I don't know how to fix this? Can you help? Thanks.

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New canon f1, push the release half way to get a meter reading, but sometimes the meter needle sticks and only activates when shined at a very bright light, but this is an intermittent problem, it's usually ok. can you tell me where in the body is the meter needle positioned?

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This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:\015\ ... Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera

Had the camera for 13 months. I suspect the light meter is busted. Photos indoors are OK, outdoors or in strong light are over exposed with horizontal lines through the photo. Quoted $160 to repair with ?? guarentee. can I get this fixed cheaply... else I'll buy a Canon. regards db

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I am using Canon EOS 5D. I was taking pictures of the sunset this evening, then the mirror inside the camera dropped out inside. I opened the camera and saw the little mirror (I don't know what it's called) was not in the position it's supposed to be. I guess the glue between it and the camera didn't work, so the mirror can stick to the camera. Please help me! What can I do now? I can't afford to fix it at this time, and I don't know if it's a serious problem.

Has the mirror actually fallen off from the frame or is it that it is misaligned? Both, by themselves, are not serious problems. You do not need to pay much for fixing it. If the camera is not under warranty, you can get it fixed by a local (reliable ... Canon EOS-5D 12.8 Megapixel SLR Digital Camera w/ EF 24-70mm Zoom Telephoto EF 70-200mm f/ Autofocus L

I can record, i can take pictures inside or when it is night but i can not take pictures with the light of the day or when there is a strong light. I can see from the lcd monitor the icon bute when i take a picture It shows white screen! I wonder if i changed something on camera and i have this problem. My camera is canon powershot pro1

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I have a canon 350d with a sigma autofocus 35-80 mm. when i shot against natural light or outdoors in good light i get error 99 i have cleaned the conctors but still same problem. if somone would now how to fix this i would be very greatful.

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I've lost the installation CD ROM for my Canon 400D SLR. I now have a new laptop and want to download pictures from my camera to my laptop. My camera has a small problem whereby I can't release my SD from the computer. Until I get that fixed, the only way is to transfer via camera to computer. Is there somewhere I can download the installation CD ROM for this camera. thanks

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