Having problems with your Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera ?

My canon won't focus

\015 My auto focus stopped working. cleaned the contacts, that didn't help.There is also a flashing green dot beside my exposure meter, not sure what it is, seems to not let me take a photo. \015

Answers :

Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

My canon eos rebel xt 350d wont focus

Change your manual settings ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

I can not get my canon rebel t2i to focus. It wont focus automatically or manually. I have tried cleaning the connectors for the lens and tried every setting I can think of.

... Canon EOS 550D Rebel T2i Digital Camera

Lens wont focus on canon pc 1309 camera - Canon Powershot A1000IS 10MP Digital Camera with 4x Optical Image Stabilized Zoom

... Canon Powershot A1000IS 10MP Digital Camera with 4x Optical Image Stabilized Zoom

I dropped my Canon Elph 300 Full HD HS and now the focus picture thing is sucked in and wont pop back out

... Casio EXILIM Card EX-S770 Digital Camera

Canon SD1000 blurred pictures and blurred LCD, Camera wont focus! please help ive had it for 2 weeks

The best chance to use your SD1000 is to set to picture, push ISO (on top of the func. set ring) and set to hi. This works pretty well. Do not bother sending any camera to Canon, they charge the "standard charge" plus for all their manufacturing pr ... Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera

Canon t80 wont auto focus when button half pressed

... Canon Digital Cameras

Canon, wont focus, dark viewfinder

Try cleaning the contacts on the bottom of the lens, where it mounts to the camera body. This is a simple step to take and one that I try to remember to do frequently when I am switching back and forth between lenses frequently. get a magnifing gla ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera


Focusing in low light can be difficult for the autofocus system and sometimes you will need to use the manual focus, you can select the magnified image and see if that helps\012\012\012See the online manual - page98 refers to how to magnify the ... Canon Rebel XS / Eos 1000D Digital Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f& EF 75-300mm f Lens

Canon Powershot My dog jumped up at me while I was trying to take a picture, and needless to say she knocked the thing right out of my hands. The lens now won't retract properly and the two outer most pieces of the lens just kind of rotate freely. I can get the camera to turn on - but it wont focus because of the lens issues. What do I do??

The following blog outlines some repair options for a lens error. They won't work for all cases, but they're worth a try if the camera's no longer under warranty: ... Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital Camera

My Canon IXUS 70 wont focus on anything and gives a blurry image. Its possible i may have dropped it.

... Digital Cameras

I have a canon rebel eos DSLR and was cleaning the body. I accidentally popped the spring that is to the left of the shutter lense and now it wont focus.

... Canon Digital Rebel / EOS-300D Digital Camera with EF-S 18-55mm Lens

I have a canon rebel xs. When I try to take a close-up picture , my camera can't focus and it makes a weird sound when I press the shutter button. It just wont take the picture.

There's a limit as to how close each lens can focus. You're probably over that limit...back up a bit. ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

Canon power shot a610, had camera in waterproof platic case. when i turned it on, the zoom focus lens wasnt lined up with tube it sits in and caught the edge stopping it from expanding out. now it wont come out at all. is it worth fixing?

Lens errors are fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. Or ... Canon Digital Cameras

Got a new lens for my canon eos 400D a 75-200mm long lens etc etc. It doesn't click when you fit the lens to the body and and it wont auto focus! B

U need to recheck the applications for this lens, there are only a few things that can cause this, the lens is the wrong one for your camera, the camera body is defective, the lens is defective. There are no other choices, take the lens back and have ... Digital Cameras

My Canon EOS 1000D wont take photos, viewfinder flashes busy

Maybe you drop your battery and they have electronic components inside that could be spoiled, if is that the case, try to change the battery, it appeares to me that the ammount of current the battery is sending to the component is very low even thoe ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera

Automatic focus I have a canon 30 D, and use a 1 - 400 lens,canon of course, when I put my canon extender ef 1.4x11 will the camera automatic focus or do I need to do this manuelly?

I still don't have a digital SLR camera, but on the old Cannon film SLRs, the focusing motor is within the lense itself. The extender should have contacts to transmit the signals from the body to the lense. Visually inspect the extender, otherwise yo ... Digital Cameras

I use a Quantaray lens af ld 70-300mm 1:4-5.6 tele-macro(1:2)@62 with my Canon eos Digtal Rebel xti. I have used the camera and the lens together very well for about a year and a half. Just recently with this lens set aat normal and the camera set at af(auto focus)the lens trys to focus and will continue to search for the correct focus setting with out taking the picture. Also the lens appears to be darker when I look through the viewer. I have a Canon EFS18-55mm lens which is operating correctl

... Digital Cameras

Focus Problem Dear folks, I just bought a (new) Canon A75, and it doesn't seem to focus. At all. Even on manual focus, not only can I not get it to focus properly, the focus doesn't change at all. When on AF, it doesn't beep like the manual says it should, and the yellow light blinks, as it's supposed to when there's a focus issue. The focus assist light is working. Can anybody think of anything I should try? The manual is of no help. This is my first digital camera, so I'm not ruling out the po

I'm not sure on the problem, but one thing to check on the front of the A75 it also uses an IR beam to set focus. It's a little circular dot under the flash on the right side. It will light up red when in use to project the IR beam. Make sure you ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera

Wont Focus I dropped the camera from my tall dresser about 5 feet and now it wont focus. It makes a clicking noise when I try to zoom in. Also when I zoom in it gets dark around the coners of the screen. Can we fix this or do we need to take it in and get it repaired.

If its making a noise when you try to zoom in and out I would suspect physical damage. The more you mess with it the greater the chances of damaging it beyond economic repair. I would take it to the local authorized canon repair shop. ... Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera

Camera wont focus.

Forget the big box in the sun trick, an urban myth I think.\015\012\015\012It sounds as if you have a problem in the lens assembly. When you zoom in and out an internal lens slides back and forth to hold focus. It sounds like it's dropped out of it's ... Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital Camera

I have the Canon EOS - older model - and when using with my Canon Zoom Lens 70-300 mm it does not work on auto focus but will with manual focus.

Clean the contacts on the camera body and lens where they meet with a cotton swab lightly dampened with rubbing alcohol. ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

I only get blury pictures it wont focus my camera has been acting funny, it wont focus and the pictures come out blury, i hav only had this camera for 10 months its a Nikon coolpix s512

... Nikon Coolpix S51c Digital Camera

Wont focus when i try to take a picture its all blurry and wont focus

With a charged or fresh battery in the camera, make sure your lens is clean and default all your settings to factory default. Take a couple of test pictures. If that doesn't fix a point and shoot with a charged or fresh battery, the camera is probab ... Casio Exilim EX-Z77 Digital Camera

Canon Rebel Xti Wont autofocus

... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

I have owned a Canon G9 for a couple years. I dropped it back in May. Lens wouldn't retract. Did research - must get it fixed professionally. Instead of sending to CANON - I sent to Teleplan Digital Camera Repair (worthless hucksters) to save some money. STUPID! Horrible experience - just now received my camera back after them having it back and forth since June. After the fixed the initial problem I noticed having some focusing problems. Almost every picture wasn't focusing correctly. Not a

Just to rule out any owner error, put the camera on a tripod or firm surface and take a few test shots to check the focus. If the problem still exists, then you have a decision to make...deal with the same guys or send the camera to Canon and have it ... Digital Cameras
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.1278 seconds