Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G5 Digital Camera ?

"LENS" word shows in lcd. non focusing

\015 No mystery. The heavy,square camera with zero ergonomics for gripping and slippy surface went from hand to floor. I think, hitting lens (likely) word lens shows in lcd, focusing available in macro only and then iffy.This is a great camera...I cannot bear the thought of burial at sea. I had it a week as a cam swap/gift from my fave cam peddler on Ebay. The user manual is in Spanish. My second language is French..main is English...but I think I would be sorely challenged to be using any language manual to fix this one On occasion, the white areas of image have black blinking in them.Flying blind with instruments in a foreign tongue.Help !\015

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I dropped my Camera and the word Lens came up in screen. I unscrewed the lens and found that it came right off and screwed it in to the camera again tightly in the grooves it fits in to and it worked perfectly again.
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