Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A470 Digital Camera ?

Hello. I have a Canon PowerShot A470, and all of a sudden the lense is not coming out, and it is saying that there is a lense error, restart camera. I dont know how to fix my camera. Can you please help. Thank you.


Answers :

Try the procedures in this tip.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon PowerShot A470 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 :

Hello. I have a Canon PowerShot A470, and all of a sudden the lense is not coming out, and it is saying that there is a lense error, restart camera. I dont know how to fix my camera. Can you please help. Thank you.


Try the procedures in this tip. ... Canon PowerShot A470 Digital Camera

Hi, i dropped my a560 the other day and the end part of the lens bent a little but i managed to put it back in its original form. however when i press the power button the lenses whirrs and tries to open but goes back in and on the screen it says 'lens error restart camera'. Its my friends camera and i dont want to give it back her in two pieces. please help thank you


Sounds like when you dropped it it damage the gears in the camera that make the lens not work properly , you may want to take it and get it fix by the maker of the camera sorry. ... Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera

Camera restart? okay so the other day my camera slipped out of my hand while i was taking a picture and it fell on the lens. the camera decides to die and says "lens error restart camera". however i dont know how to do this and it doesnt say anywhere where to do this. can someone please help me?


Have u tried a hard reset on their camera by removing the main\015\012power batteries for 60 seconds and the reinserting them as if it were\015\012the first time power up. This may not fix your particular problem, but\015\012when the processor that r ... Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera

I have a powershot a470 that I bought in May 2008. My lens will no longer go in or out and gives me a lens error, restart camera message on bottom of screen and beeps a few times before shutting off by itself. I can no longer take pictures and have replaced the batteries. The camera will not restart at all. I have always taken care of my camera and dont want to buy another. Please help. Thank you.


This is a lense drive problem. \015\012And may require the WHAP method to correct :D\015\012\015\012The tolerances between the motorized lense and the camera body are so tight, that any graing of sand, lind, and even hair can cause ... Canon PowerShot A470 Digital Camera

I had about few movies and lots of pictures on my camera that i;ve taken,and they were all gone.some of them stayed there but the rest i dont know where are gone.while i was shooting picture,on my camera appeared power off and format i pressed power off button.how can i find my pictures and movies because i know that they are still on my card because it says that my card is full. please help thanks


Get yourself a card reader and use it to download your pics and movies to your computer. Then, format the card in the camera to get it working properly. ... Olympus SP-320 Digital Camera

Camera suddenly began reading "lens error - restart camera" and lens will not retract. camera was not dropped and no foreign material was introduced to lens (as far as I know) please help! i love my camera and am very distressed! thanks, bee


Try to push or pull lens while turning camera on and off ... Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital Camera

Hi. I have an olympus dm 450 voice recorder, and it says that the memory is full, but I have nothing recorded on it. It know I have to restart it to get it back to its original settings, but I dont know how. Please help me. Also, where about is my serial number? I seem to have lost it. Thank you.


... Digital Cameras

RE:HI HI i have a FINEPIX Z CAMERA its from FUJIFILM it has 3X FUJINON OPTICAL ZOOM LENS and i lost my cd for the camera and i dont know were i coulld get or download it can you help me please i will really appreciate it thank you


Http://www.fujifilm.com/products/digital_cameras/index.html\015\012\015\012\015\012pleae take a moment to rate this solution ... Fuji FinePix Z10fd Digital Camera

My Youcam says Cannot connect to this Video device(USB Camera). Please select another capture device via Setting or close any application that may be using this video device and restart YouCam please help me out .. i dont know what to do


I've got the same problem...i'm using build in usb camera on HP compaq labtop and the operating system is windows vista..please guys any help?? ... Digital Cameras

Kodak easy share z1285. the batteries dont last past 10 pictures. it used to take 100+. i am still using the same type of batteries now as i was using when it worked fine. ive had the camera since april and by july it was taking a downward spiral fast. please help. its never been dropped or got wet. ive looked online and everyone who has this camera wishes they never bought it. its the same for everyone. i just want to know can it be fixed or do i toss it in the trash. thanks josh


... Kodak EASYSHARE Z1285 Digital Camera

Olympus w850 fantastic camera, only problem battery is soon drained. Even bought a new battery. After only a few pictures the battery symbol changes from full green to drained red. have completley charged the battery, checked for dust. Dont know what to next?? off travelling and need my camera can anyone please help. thanks lynsey


... Olympus FE-210 Digital Camera

Camera turns on and has blue screen with following error, D : 5f08 8233 8234 Lens is not retracting as well.. i dont know whats a problem,,, could any one help me that will be really great.. yes i have opened then i came to know some problem in the spring which contract the lense open/close... i migt be wrong... any one please...


A couple solutions may be helpful.\015\012\015\012-Change the batteries.\015\012\015\012-Reset the camera. Take the batteries and SD card out or unplug if its hooked to your pc. Wait at LEAST 15-20 seconds. Put everything b ... Olympus Camedia C-350 Digital Camera

The lens on my Canon digital camera will not close... i am unable to take a pciture and do not know the reason for this....when the camera is put on i am able to see my old pictures but when i click to take a new picture the screen is blank..i dont know what to do...please help...i have the canon power shot sd 500 camera and the problem that appears is the E18...... please help me


OK you are probably going to think I am loony giving you this advise But No I am completely sane!Get a can of compressed air OR acces to a compressor at your local garage Get them to fit the triggered air blower tool to it.Blo ... Canon PowerShot SD500 / IXUS 700 Digital Camera

Blank Screen Well my cameras screen is blank when i try to take pictures it doesnt work all of it is blank it take pictures but when i look at the pictures all of it is blank i love my camera but i dont know what to do i need help...and fast!! The shutter works fine..everything works fine but i dont know what up wit my screen i need help please somebody help me!!


Ok casio luver you have eather a broke lcd or a damaged main board. visit www.digitalcamrepair.com for more help. ... Casio EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z60 Digital Camera

The lens on my canon digital camera will not close...i am unable to take apicture and do not know the reason for this...when my camera is put on the object is not clear and in few seconds the screen is blank..i dont know what to do..please help...i have the canon powershot sd550 and the problem that appears is the E18...please help


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 PowerShot SD500 / IXUS 700 Digital Camera

Canon powershot sd870 is wont shut the lens.. appears the error lens restart camera thing... it happened once but it fixed itself after not using it for a while but now it's back and worse, its pretty much stuck and something sounds loose inside if i shake it a bit... i dont know about the warranty but i think im no longer within that period... also i live in mexico so... if you send me to a service center in the us, not gonna work :S please help ):


I know you're not in the US but try www.camerasandparts.com I don't know if they'll offer you service from where you are but in the US, there the ones for service on the Canon Powershot models. That problem is $79 for everything, parts and labor an ... Canon PowerShot SD870 IS Digital Camera

I have a lens error and it says to restart the camera but i dont know how to do that. please help me fix this.


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 ... Canon PowerShot A480 Digital Camera

How do i download pics. from my kodak camera (c913) to the computer? i plugged it in but dont know what to do from there and nothing pops up leading me to where i can download my pics please help!! thank you Sugar bean


The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or connected via USB or FireWire). This is likely to be faster t ... Kodak EasyShare C913 Digital Camera

Please help I got koda easy share CX7330, in that camera no live picture & no play back picture on LCD only white screen on LCD. no other functions. Please give me hints for repair. I need Spares for digital still cameras of Kodakm, cannon, pentax & minolta. If anybody knows suppliers in india, please give me the address, contact no. & their email Id. Please help me regarding this. Thanking you sir, Raghavendra


Non scarica le foto della memoria interna ... Kodak EasyShare CX7330 Digital Camera

I would appreciate if someone could call me @ 270-874-2176. My aunt gave me her Polaroid t1234 camera, i have a li.ion batttery need a battery charger, usb cable, cd - rom. if there is anyway i can order these things i would appreciate it. I NEED HELP IN THIS AREA, PLEASE CONTACT ME. OR LET ME KNOW HOW I CAN ORDER THE THINGS I NEED FOR MY CAMERA. MY CAMERA WORKS GOOD. BUT I NEED THE THINGS I MENTION. PLEASE HELP THANKS


Hi.You will be able to get all the items from Amazon or eBay. The only thing you can't get from Amazon or eBay is the CD-ROM software CD but you can download the software from Polaroids Support website, just pop in the model number and do ... Polaroid Digital Cameras

My brother downloaded pictures for me on his computer and since then I cannot download my new pictures, I keep getting the message that the camera is busy or not connected, its driving me nuts! please can you help? This is when I try to download on another laptop. Its as if the camera is 'blocked' or 'locked' and there are no options to undo it. all my holiday pics are on there,so what to do now? Please help me ASAP, many, many thanks to anyone who knows how to solve this!


Is there a way to remove the card from the camera and put it in a card reader? maybe the camera has a lockl feature. ... Kodak EasyShare C330 Digital Camera

Please help! help me. i just got my camera a week ago. & i took lots of great pics. well somehow i accidently deleted all my pics & i dont know how b/c i had all of them were locked. but i think i did something with the file No. but i dont know how. & now in the top right hand coner thers like paper with a blue penicil over it. i done looked at the user guide.


Read the ininstruction on putting it all on default,,,,,,,,,,,, ... Polaroid i733LP Digital Camera

Sony Digital Still Camera DSC-P100/P120 I ran my camera till battery ran dry. Camera lense remained protruded. After recharging, the acess flash came on asking me to awitch off power and restart my camera. This I did but lense will not retract when closing down. The camera charges up ok and I have tried removing battery to solve problem to no avail. Any suggestions. I am considering taking a screwdriver to it to remove back of camera. Please help. Kindes regards John Burleigh, Scotland


HI there,There is definitely some risk here, so take care when conducting the following fixes.\015\012\015\012Repeatedly tap the padded/rubber usb cover on a hard surface with th ... Digital Cameras

Lens error When I turn the camera on it says "Lens error, restart camera," and turns itself off. When I turn it back on, the same problem occurs. The lens covers aren't completely closed, and the entire lens seems to be sticking out a little bit, like it didn't retract all the way. Please help! Thanks. Turn on the camera, camera shows a canon logo, then before turns off it said lens error, restart camera


\015\012\015\012I have a solution posted in doc "nikon s5 s6 lens cover error repair.doc"  uploaded on site http://www.esnips.com/web/papputatiyasStuff&n ... Digital Cameras

Camera I was needing help with my camera, i have a cobra DC325 digital camera and i dont know how to view the images that i have taken on my camera, on my computer. when i plug in into the computer it does nothing, could you please help me out. MELISSA


Hello Melissa,\015\012What is the operating system on your computer? Vista or XP or??\015\012Let me know and I may be able to find the right software for you.\015\012\015\012cheers ... 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: 0.6289 seconds