Having problems with your Canon EOS 60D Body Only Digital Camera ?

I have an error 01 on my 60d with my efs 17-85 lens how do I clean the contacts correctly



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I have an error 01 on my 60d with my efs 17-85 lens how do I clean the contacts correctly


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I've had my T3i for about 18 months. Suddenly, I am getting an Error 01 when using my CANON EFS 55-250 lens which has always worked fine before. Any ideas? Cleaning the contacts has not helped.


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Error 01 camera and lens faulty clean the lens contacts. how do you clean the lens contacts


... Canon EOS 60D Digital Camera

When i try to take continuous shots, my camera gives an error. it says my camera and lens communication is faulty. error 01. clean the lens contacts. what is the lens contacts?


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I have the tamron 18-200 mm XR Di-II if macro lens. The camera displays the error Err 01 Communication between the camera & lens is faulty. Clean the lens contacts. This error occurs with the tamron lens only. I have used the other lens of canon make & the camera is working fine. this happens only after 55mm range . Please guide for the solution if any.


So, have you cleaned the contacts as you were advised? You do this by removing the lens and cleaning the contacts on the camera body and on the lens where they meet with a cotton swab lightly dampened with rubbing alcohol. ... Digital Cameras

I was shooting today and all of a sudden I got an error code 01, which says that the lens and camera aren't communicating and that I need to clean the lens contacts. For one thing, I'm not sure how to do that and, for another thing, it does it on more than one lens. I just had my Canon 100-400 lens repaired by Canon and I'm wondering if something happen to the contacts that makes that lens and others not communicate properly. My camera started working again, but I couldn't make any changes for a


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I have a Nikon D80 with a 18-135mm lens. I recently got an F-- where the aperture should appear. The error message in the manual says that "No lens attached." I tried detaching and reattaching the lens numerous times. I also tried cleaning the contacts to no avail. The only mode that the shutter will release in is the Manual mode. While in the M mode I couldn't adjust the aperture.


The lens is broken ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens

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Error message Error 01 communication between the camera and the lense and camera is faulty. Clean Lens contacts


Just another Canon EOS camera i guess! A pencil eraser and/or some denatured alcohol should do the trick for the contacts. Incidentally, how did you get that error?did you switch lenses while the camera was turned on? ... Digital Cameras

D80 suffering from error code r05 and r06 along with flashing err on the lcd display. Camera only captures a shot every other shutter release. Removed lens and cleaned contacts, cheged to a different lens problem still exists....any feedback appreciated.


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Err 01....communication between lens and camera is faulty.Please clean the lens contact...this is the error message...please say a solution..


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Error code 99 when using EF 70-200l lens


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When I turn on the camera it takes a bit longer than usual to boot up, but when it does I get an error message "Err CF". I have swapped memory cards, installed a fully charged battery and cleaned the lens contacts, but to no avail. Can you help with this problem? Regards, Donald.


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\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012I can help you ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera

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I have a Canon 40D and tried to use my Sigma 28-300 1:3.5-6.3 DL Hyperzoom lens on it but the camera kept telling me that it could not communicate with the lens and that I should clean the lens contacts. I cleaned the contacts several times (which were not dirty) but still got the same results. The lens is 5 or so years old, is it possible that the lens is not compatible with the 40D?


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Err 01 - Communication between the camera and lens is faulty. Clean the lens contact. Lens: 10-24 (I bought it yesterday - used just one day ~ 200 photos taken) Body: Canos 500D new! Contact already cleanned but the problem still.


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