Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A300 Digital Camera ?

Corrupted data I get a corruted data screen with a ? mark. Card is new. I have to turn the cam. Off and always start over, then I can take a pic. Also it will not play back, It has been a good little cam. But I'm just wondering should I just dump it.?



Answers :

Only if this totally annoying to you. It is fairly inexpensive. Not worth repairing....
\015\012You could use a memory card dock (USB to your PC) to download and look at the pics.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon PowerShot A300 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 :

Corrupted data I get a corruted data screen with a ? mark. Card is new. I have to turn the cam. Off and always start over, then I can take a pic. Also it will not play back, It has been a good little cam. But I'm just wondering should I just dump it.?


Only if this totally annoying to you. It is fairly inexpensive. Not worth repairing....\015\012You could use a memory card dock (USB to your PC) to download and look at the pics. ... Canon PowerShot A300 Digital Camera

The camera was bought in Berlin two weeks ago from the SONY CENTRE !After downloading the pics to my PC for the second time,I erased the pics in the memory card also for the second time,and put the battery on the charger at night! So far so good!The next morning when i placed the fully charghed battery back in the camera and pressed the power ON,the lens goes IN-OUT three times and the screen indicates in a menu 'Turn the power off and on again';Also out of this menu on the screen(monitor) the '


Hi there lakispapNormally , this error would indicate a lens error where the lens cannot extend out of the barrel. Usually it's because of accumulated dirt in the lens sheath , but since you camera is only 2 weeks old , this is barely an ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P10 Digital Camera

The camera was bought in Berlin two weeks ago from the SONY CENTRE !After downloading the pics to my PC for the second time,I erased the pics in the memory card also for the second time,and put the battery on the charger at night! So far so good!The next morning when i placed the fully charghed battery back in the camera and pressed the power ON,the lens goes IN-OUT three times and the screen indicates in a menu 'Turn the power off and on again';Also out of this menu on the screen(monitor) the '


HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P10 Digital Camera

Dear sir/madam hi i bought a sony make handy cam model dcr-hc36 one year back i got software cd also along with it. but unfortunately i lost it some where. now my problem is: i am getting connected my cam to pc and only able to view data of memory stick. But i m unable to see the contents of mini tape in my cam. please provide me the support srinivas


You can download the manual here http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/model-documents.pl?mdl=DCRHC36&LOC=3\015\012\015 ... Digital Cameras

My olympus cam t-100 Showing d error of write protect, actually i was replace my card last nite from my cell to cam or i can also delete all pics from cam. how can i recover back same like before plz do help me ....


Look at your memory card. SD and SDHC cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the metal contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. ... Digital Cameras

Alright.. Heres the question. Me and my nephew put his Sanyo digital camera onto his handel bars. We tied it on there good to go a bike cam but some how when he was messing with it, if fell when he was riding and he thinks he ran it over. The lence won't go back in and also it turns on for a second then clicks off. We put it on the charger thinking it was dead and the power light blinks like it would when it charges but nothing happened yet. (He was riding on gras by the way) Could it be broken?


I have seen this a few times, there are some plastic parts that get broken easily in those point and shoot digital cams, when that first happened to me i found a lot of online "tutorials" for it, but the truth is that is broken and it is not very exp ... Sanyo Xacti VPC-T700 Digital Camera

Lost pictures I have a Panasonic DMC-TZ3 that I received for Christmas this year. I just bought a new Gateway Laptop to take on a trip. Up till now, the two have functioned just fine together. I use the Lumix software to download my pics each night, then I clear the memory card on my camera, recharge the battery, and I'm good to go for the next day. As a precaution, I also back up my photos to a flash. Here's the issue: we took a three day trip out to Petra, Wadi Rum and Aqaba. While gone, I did


Card Data Recovery is professional photo recovery software to recover deleted, lost, corrupted orformatted photos, videos, and auido files from various me ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera

I have a canon zr850 camcorder that doesn't seem to record or playback from tape...it turns on and seems fine but when I record on a tape it shows it's recording but nothing plays back. I tried using the same tape to playback on another camcorder and nothing shows up as if the Canon didn't record to the tape...I tried the other way around recording from the other cam and tried playing it back it doesn't work on the Canon...so right now it wont play back or record though it seems fine The only


You could have a bad head on the unit, or some other problem, which could involve many possibilities. The unit will have to be troubleshot, and then you will know what it will cost to restore operation. Often, it's just better to get another one ... Digital Cameras

My rca vr5320r is not playing the recordings back. when i do try to play the recordings back it shows 00:00:00 with the play icon . one i pause it it jumps up to 3 seconds and goes no further. it's also not showing it is connected to my computer. i was wondering what could have happened in only 3 days time


Check to make sure that non of the following apply to you.\015\012\015\012Make sure LOCK function is not activated.\015\012Make sure memory is not full.\015\012If you ... Digital Cameras

My Cannon ZR200 was working good but now when I play back my dv tape there are 5 gray lines on my camera screen and the tv if I play back on the tv, I can play that same tape in my brothers camera with no problem at all


It sounds like your saying the gray lines are appearing on your camera and on the tv when you play from the camera but not on your brothers camera. It sounds like your heads are dirty. Get a head cleaner and you should be good to go. Please take a mo ... Digital Cameras

More info you asked for about my prob adding pics to myphoto explosion 5 when opening the program all the pics it recover from other program comes up first then the pic of the girl and the flower comes over the photo gallery and the gallery goes gray pics are out of order program freezes i have 350 pics it recoverd from the other program at the bottem of the screen numbers start flashing now i have over 3000 pics also had prob loading pics into kodak easy share plus photo gallery that cam


If I am to understand you correctly you are telling me you are using Kodak software that was installed in a used computer that you bought. If this is the case then you need to uninstall this program and install the Kodak software that came with YOUR ... Digital Cameras

I downloaded 200 images from ixus70 to macbook,then erased from card.Now I want to put them back [to show thru camera]. I have reformatted card in cam ,put 2 new images on and imported new images without deleting so I have a file to drag the 200 images back on to card and called them jpegs also. The card shows the images on the computer, but when I put card in cam, it only shows 2 images. What am I doing wrong


Try sending the picture as a single file dont drag the whole folder on it since the camera doesnt have option to open folder try selecting all photos at one time by selecting or highlighting it all and drag it on the memory cards window. ... Digital Cameras

There are several problems with my camera one of them is the fact in that Every time i turn on my Lumix 10x mega pixel camera the lens won't focus it also won't let me take any pictures. When i turn the camera off the lens won't go back into the camera but when i turn it back on the lens gos in and then out again. There is one more problem whenever i go to look at the pictures on play i can look through a few before its says "please turn camera off then on a again" it also says the same message


OK, if there is sand in the camera, the gears will bind or stop causing the error that you described. I think it needs to be taken apart and cleaned by a service center before using again. Or you could buy a spare caemera to use on your family holida ... Digital Cameras

Lumix dmc-lz5 When i turn the camera on it lets me take 1 or 2 pics but then says turn cam off and then on. it will let me take 1 pic but then says it again. i read 1 solution to this prob which was to take it back to the shop, is there any other way of getting this problem fixed as i have had my camera for over a year but havnt really used it too much?? is getting it cleaned possibly an idea or do i need a new cam??? thanx sue


Cleaned is not the problem. Most of the time it is poor battery. Just becuase the battery says it is charged means nothing. These cameras take a great deal of power compared to other AA devices. ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ5 Digital Camera

HELP hi !!!!!!! i have a olympus digi cam . i tried transferring some pictures from the memory card into my laptop.the card was not completely read. i tried it once again but this time none of of the pic were to be seen.now when i on the camera it asks for card set up , that is to format the card. finally i tried pic recovery where allmost all the pic were shown to be corrupt. these pic are really very important for me . can u help me in any way to get back my pictures. kindly help me out . they


There are several programs that will try to recover the data from your camera, or from a memory card. But most of them cost you about $65 to buy the software... Luckily for you though, I have found some FREE software ;-)  & ... Olympus FE-210 Digital Camera

Just purchased Nikon S570 less than a week ago. After taking 10 or so pics today while out on a hike, the camera locked up saying it could not read the card. It would not allow me to take anymore pics. It would not allow downloading of pics off the card either as it locked up my computer when I tried to download the pics. Also, the camera has locked up while I was trying to set menu options several times over the last couple of days. I have simply turned it off and then back on again to get it w


I simply returned the camera to Best Buy and asked for another one after describing the problems I had with it. I have not had any issues with the replacement camera.... ... Nikon COOLPIX S570 Digital Camera

Hi, i gave the same problem of the cam' asking me (on the blue screen) to either turn the cam' off or format the card, (which will erase al the pic's and i dont want it to happen) on the other hand, i cant use that card on my PC bcs it gives me a message of : "the disk drive F is not formatted, do you want to format now?" and i know its not the PC or the CAM' bcs i tried to insert a differant card into the cam' and it worked with no problems both on the cammera's screen and on the PC, i also ha


... Olympus i:robe IR-500 Digital Camera

Sony dsc-13 I have sony dsc-13 digital camera and suddenly after switching it on in picture mode and video mode the data(day nd time,flash....etc) appears on a black background on the lcd though the lens door is open and i can see my previouly stored pics in the camera lcd and also in my computer after connecting through usb.. so the problem is i take black pics and videos while the lens is open and the charger attached or on full battery,and the new taken pics displays black as well


Basically it is a Japanese Model from where u bought it u are lucky u can\015\012get it free of charge replacement just tell me which region u belong\015\012there is a known issue of CCD failure u will get free of charge repairs\015\012fo ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T3 Digital Camera

GOOD AFTERNOON...I HAVE A PROBLEM WITH MY DIGITAL POLAROID CAM..CAUSE THE LENCE OF MY CAM IT DOESN'T WORK PROPERLY..IF I SWITCH OFF MY CAM THE LENCE IS NOT BACK PROPERLY..WHAT I AM GOING TO DO?I HOPE YOU CAN RESOLVE MY PROBLEM SOON..THANKS


Your camera has a lens error. This\015\012 is such a common fault that I hope you don't mind me pasting my stock \015\012generic answer ... Polaroid Digital Cameras

How do I play -back my video on my samsung S73 dig. cam?


When playing back photos, the photos and videos are stored in the order taken so when previewing using the forward and back controls (right and left on the joypad) when you come across a video press the play/ pause control (down on the joypad) to pla ... Samsung Digimax S730 Digital Camera

Corrupted data! Hi, i have taken about 30 photos this weekend, and halfway through on playback, it has bundled about 15 pics into one, with the message corrupted data displayed on the screen....how do i retrieve all my pictures back?


Some options might be:\015\012\015\012Access the data card by itself, by plugging your card into a card reader hooked to your computer and download/copy through Windows explorer\015\012If ... Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera

I have a D5000 Nikon and a Panasonic SD/HC 4GB card. I have formatted the card and taken a number of pictures. I have loaded the necessary soft ware supplied with new camera but cannot download any pictures.The computer is ok as i can download pictures taken on my wifes Casio EXLIM. Any pictures I have taken can be played back on camera and can also be played on a KODAK Digital Frame, My computer is a "DELL" Dimension 9150 HELP Regards John


If you are using a card reader of some sort (other than using the camera to download the images), it may not be SDHC compliant. Have you tried using the camera to download the images via the supplied cable? If you've taken the images in RAW format, t ... Nikon COOLPIX L3 Digital Camera

Black screen i have a toshiba 3320 and it has a feature on it that if you want to reduce the quality of some pics you can do it right on the cam, you know to give it more space. well i did this and the batteries died in the middle of this process. and now i when i go to the auto or manual setting to take a pic it freezes and turns on for a sec then off, then back on. so the only thing i can do is go to the images already taken. i cant take any more. i have cleared the images but it still mak


... Toshiba PDR-3320 Digital Camera

White photos i have a yashica ez7032 digi cam...when i focus the pictures everything is fine..but after the shots are taken the pictures look all washed out..they appear filled with light..or all white.. the cam was functioning properly some days back..then it suddenly started bringin out pics like these..what shud i do?? please help..


Did you change any settings (ISO, white balance, exposure compensation, etc.)? Go into the setup menu and try to find an entry for "reset". if you find it, reset your camera. ... Canon PowerShot A70 Digital Camera

I dropped my Canon Powershot SD750 digital camera and the extended lens was stuck open. I had no other options so I opened the camera up to fix it. I corrected it, but after I put the camera back together it takes poor pics. In normal light conditions it over exposes and pic looks really bright and also has many lines going through the picture? I love the camera and don't want to buy another one. I tried a different memory card and reset function under the menu.


Hi.You have damaged either the lens or the CCD sensor , located behind the lens, inside the camera.The camera must be taken apart by a technician to fix the problem.to get a quote on repair, try contacting Canon at ... Canon PowerShot SD750 / IXUS 75 Digital Camera
  • 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: 0.1758 seconds