Having problems with your Canon IXUS V2 Digital Camera ?

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I read the lens getting stuck "Switch off and swirtch on again" solutions given by you,other than trying compressed air, but there was no joy (including tapping on the palm). In fact for a fraction of a second, the lens did focus but then again, we were back to normal (non-working mode). Would be grateful if you have any further tips. Thanks

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