Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S30 Digital Camera ?

No power. Lens 'protruding'.

\015 Hi\015\012I have a Canon Powershot S30 and the power has turned off with the lens sticking out. It has completely died on me.\015\012I have tried all the suggestions on the site, such as shaking, tapping etc. Short of bashing it on a very hard surface, I don't know what else to do.\015\012Warranty has run out so I think it may be worth taking apart but I cannot find any dismantle guide. Can you help please? Thanking in advance.\015

Answers :

There are six other things to try besides shaking, tapping, and bashing listed on the following blog page. Especially try the one starting the camera with the memory card removed. Do not recommend dismantling as your chances are very slim in repairing that way:
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