Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera ?

Hi, my camera seems to be completly dead. The

\015 Hi, my Canon G9 camera seems to be completly dead. The objective is stuck in an expanded position and nothing I do seems to help (yes I\302\264ve recharged the battery and tried to start with the controls in various positions) The problem occured when the camera was handled by a fourteen year old girl who assures me she did nothing wrong...Grateful for any tips that can help me, I\302\264m really dependent of my little camera!thank\302\264s in advance!Johan S\015

Answers :

Hi Johan, this is a very common fault on all retractable lens cameras. I recommend that you follow the instructions in this link.

Ifthis fails then a professional repair will be the only option. Given the high residual value of your camera, I suggest that you avoid any of the fixing suggestions which are "all or nothing" (such as fix #7 in the link). Making the problem worse is going to increase the cost and may result in the camera being uneconomic to repair.

I hope that you manage to get your G9 working again, all that I ask in return is for you to rate my answer.
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