Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera ?
Lens does not retract
\015 When I turn on my camera, it says "lens error, restart camera" I have replaced the batteries, turned the camera on/off several times and the lens does not retract nor does the camera work. What could be the problem and how can i restart the camera\015
Theres not much that can be done.The unit needs repair .The lens has a problem.These lenses 98% of the time cannot be repaired .They can only be replaced and sometimes camera is not practical to repair
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