Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G7 Digital Camera ?

Everytime I try to turn my camera on it keeps saying "Lens error, restart camera". And the lens only goes out part way. What could be wrong with my camera?


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My G7 was intermittently saying "card locked!!" when I switched it on and tried to take a photo. very frustrating - latterly couldn't get the camera to work to take photos. Could view them on the SD card in camera, just not take or delete.
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\015\012My husband used WD40 and a small thin piece of card at the base of the cover for the battery /SD card - it pushes the card up towards the contactsand voila! he is a genius who has fixed this problem!! What a man
ıt seems to be your lens is blocked by internal moving parts that could have been damaged due to dropping or hitting it (either camera or just the lens ) to a hard surface.
I recommend you to take it to the nearest photo repair shop to a expert examination .If you are lucky,and if it is not a serious damage they may correct it easily.
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