Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD110 / IXUS IIs Digital Camera ?
My SD110 problem sounds similar...any ideas?
\015 As of this weekend--prom pictures--the camera turns on fine but with a catch: the lens extends with a repetitive click. And the view on the screen is out of focus. It feels like something is binding up...but I don't know.\015\012\015\012Any ideas? I need help! \015\012\015\012Mikal \015\email@example.com\015
It sounds like the gear train that extends/retracts the lens is not meshing properly. This can happen due to dirt/debris getting in around the lens units and into the gearing, or damage to the gears due to impact (dropping the camera with the lens extended). You might try blowing some "canned air" around the lens while turning the camera on/off to see if you can dislodge the debris, but the unit probably needs repair to get it functioning correctly again. That model is about 4 years old, and for the price it was selling for in 2004, you can get a really nice new digital camera at today's prices.
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My SD110 problem sounds similar...any ideas?
It sounds like the gear train that extends/retracts the lens is not meshing properly. This can happen due to dirt/debris getting in around the lens units and into the gearing, or damage to the gears due to impact (dropping the camera with the lens ex ... Canon PowerShot SD110 / IXUS IIs Digital Camera
My sister has a Sony Alpha DSLR-A100 camera. She says that when turning the camera on and shutting it off, it makes a whirring-grinding-propeller like sound. for a while. She purchased a news lens, thinking that might be the problem. THht seemed to correct the problem temporarily, but it is doing the same thing again. Any ideas what might be the problem?
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel\012 after dropping it. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.Use\012\ ... Sony Alpha DSLR-A100 Digital Camera
I have a Canon MV600. when switched on to 'camera', all I get is a blank screen. Occasionally it will work normally. I suspect the iris is not opening and the iris motor sounds a bit rough. do you have any idea what the problem is likely to be and how much this repair is likely to cost. Incidentally, I also had this same problem with an older analogue Canon model so it would seem to be a common failing.
The US version of the MV600 is the ZR60. Canon has issued a service notice for this model world wide that seems to address your issue. The US version can be found at this ... Canon Digital Cameras
Lens error! Our Nikon Coolpix S210 camera is making a terrible buzzing sound when turned on. It buzzes loudly for about 5 seconds, then the screen states, "lens error". It has not been dropped or anything. Can anyone give me any idea what I can do to fix this problem on my own?
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digital camer ... Nikon Coolpix S210 Digital Camera
I bought this camera on ebay for my daughter- it seemed like a good idea at the time. I have the same model (bought new) & have no problems. The ebay camera went through batteries alarmingly fast and when I changed them they were hot. On our 6th day of ownership a message appeared on the screen that said "Lens error, restart camera" We could not restart the camera b/c it wouldn't do anything - it was dead and the lens won't retract. Does this sound fixable? Does anybody know what would cause t
Of course, you now realize buying on Ebay carries some risk...why was the camera for sale in the first place...because it worked so well? Anyway, try these:\012 ... Canon Powershot SX110 IS Digital Camera 9.0MP
Display problem Canon powershot Sd110 The amera is clicking the photos but we cannot see it on the screen. the screen just showa a horizontal line and doesn't give any picture or anything.It used to click photos very clearly and everything and I can see the previous photos as well which are already saved in it. It is not giving any view while clicking the photos and the screen remains dark in colour with the horizontal slim light going up and dowm.It also gives the sound on clicking the photo b
Contact Canon - dont say where purchased- could save a complication- but yes CCD problem- should be replaced FOC - a hefty discount on a new one ... Canon PowerShot SD110 / IXUS IIs Digital Camera
Lens problem I have not dropped my camera or damaged it to my knowledge but when I turn it on it now makes a clicking sound as the lens extends and will not zoom. any ideas?
I would dig out my book and reprogram the entire camera ... Olympus Camedia C-765 Digital Camera
SOUND DISTORTION I HAVE A SAMSUNG MINIKET AND ITS GIVING ME PROBLEMS WHEN I PLAYBACK THE CAMERA MOVIE IM HAVING SOUND DISTORTION IS IT A SETTING PROBLEM?
When recording turn the volume down ... Samsung Digimax S630 Digital Camera
Sound Problem have the vivitar 5386 I can record videos and clips, however i cannot access the sound. i have downloaded them to my computer and there is still no sound. The only time the sound will work if i plug it into my tv but it will not work on the computer. can you help?
Check the volume on your computer. You may have to crank up the volume on your computer to hear it since the sound is not any where near quality sound. ... Vivitar ViviCam 5386 Digital Camera
GoPro Hero camera. I get a "buzzing" sound on the videos recorded from inside my car. It seems there's some interference with the car electronics, so I've been told (and videos taken with the engine off don't suffer this problem). I've tried to "insulate" the camerea with cooking aluminium sheet, but: 1) I can't cover it entirely, because lens, display and operating buttons must be kept obviously clear; 2) It doesn' solve the problem. Is there any way to solve this problem? Thanks!
The source of the interference is usually the radio signals, so did you try turning off your car radio/music player to see if the problem persists. There are currently no covers that can solve the interference. Your only hope is to suppress the sourc ... GoPro Digital Hero 3 Digital Camera
D300 shutter/mirror sound sloppy or not crisp I got my sensor cleaned and after I got my body back I noticed that the shutter and or mirror sound too loud or sloppy. It used to sound quite crisp and I haven't had it for long either. It does expose properly yet it just doesn't have the same feel as it did before. any ideas? thank you
As long as it works, I wouldn't spend too much time worrying about it. In the future, learn to clean the sensor yourself. It's not difficult when you have the proper supplies. Just Google the words "how to clean a DSLR sensor" and you will find sites ... Nikon D300 Body Only Digital Camera
Hi there. I suddenly have a problem focusing my canon digital rebel xt. I have done nothing different to it, but cannot get it to focus AT ALL now. I am a professional photographer so tried other troubleshooting routes that I thought might cause focus problems (i.e. not enough light; played around with the shutter speed, f stops. etc.). I also took battery out, and put back. I took lens off and put back on. Any other ideas that you can suggest that would be causing this problem? Thank you for yo
Have you tried cleaning the contacts on the camera body and lens where they meet with a cotton swab lightly dampened with rubbing alcohol? ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera
Help 1st problem is that my videos dont have sound how do i turn or the sound and will i be able to hear the sound on the videos i already recorded, 2nd is every time i turn my camera on it keep asking for the time and date how can i get it to store the date for good
Hey hun ok our camera type dosent have a speaker when you downloa d the movies they will have sound so dont fret ... Polaroid PhotoMax PDC 4055 Digital Camera
We have a 2005 panasonic mini DV, with 800x, About two years ago we began to have problems playing back the video, the sound was gone and there was blue stripes through the playback video screen, or the screen was a crazy jumble of the image. It seemed to fix it self most of the time, this time however we just have a blue screen and it won't play back our videos on the camera. I fooled around with recording speed but I'm not sure that's the problem. Is our problem something we can fix or sh
Hi,It seems that video head of camcorder got clogged/ dirty so become unable to read signal on minidv tapes.Cleaning of video head will work, buy ... Digital Cameras
My HP Photosmart 945 has the following problem: pictures have wrong colour. It is hard to describe what is exactly wrong. Sometimes it looks like black and white colors, some other times pictures appears with satured colours, other time edges appears highlighted. All other stuffs are working properly. Any idea? Is the CCD sensor damaged? Or is it a firmware problem? Is it a common and well known problem with HP PS 945? Marco firstname.lastname@example.org
Just look into the menu and locate something that says reset all...after that be sure that you also put it in normal mode...I believe that someone just messed up with the settings ..and it has something set to a mode or another effect ...when you wil ... HP Photosmart 945 Digital Camera
Hi i have a canon G9 and all of a sudden it won't turn on. it's not a battery problem since i changed the battery and it still won't turn on. it's dead. doesn't do anything when i press the on/off button. any ideas as what it could be? Same damn problem. I wason the caribbean island of St. John for a wedding and the evening before the wedding, the camera would not come on. I thought it was the battery, even though it was fully charged and I never had a problem with the battery, and so I sear
Not a solution, but I am too facing the same issue. I only have to add that I did in fact buy a brand new battery straight from Canon thinking it was a battery issue. I fully charged the new battery, put it in the camera, it ran for about 10 minutes ... Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera
Camera Hi, I have a Kodak EasyShare LS443 and the Camera Shutter keeps getting stuck. As far as i know there are no other problems because it worked fine and then the shutter became a problem. It sounds as though the lens is trying to come out and then the camera turns itself off. Have you a solution for this problem.
Hi\015\012try turning the camera on while its trying to move the shutter\015\012HELP it! just push the shutter to its place...\015\012idont push it to hard or you will make it worse\015\012if that wont work \015\012while starting it up give it a litt ... Kodak EasyShare LS443 Digital Camera
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I'm having a problem with the sound. Simply put, when taking video my Olympus 570UZ doesn't record any sound. I've looked at the manual and read about silent mode etc... but even checking the settings it still appears to not record sound.
Hi \015\012Put in on the video mode,Then press the menu button scroll through till you see a microphone pic this will be in the off position enable this in the on position it will now work you have to do this every time you shoot a video. ... Olympus Camedia C-150 Digital Camera
3040 Issues I just got a 3040 and had a question about a couple of things I noticed (I've never owned an Olympus digital camera). When the camera is powered up, the noise from the lens coming out sounds awful (like a grinding noise). Is this normal? It zooms in/out without any problems but it just sounds odd. It just doesn't sound smooth... Is a stuck pixel on the LCD enough of a reason to return it for a new one? The pictures do not show the stuck pixel but I am concerned that a new and e
A stuck pixel on the LCD is quite common. I have one on my 2020z; lot of people here would tell you the same thing. Long as it's just one, I wouldn't bother trying to get new camera.\015\012\015\012Far as the lens extension sound: It is a little loud ... Olympus Camedia C-3040 Zoom Digital Camera
DSC P51 Trying to decide whether my camera is suffering from the defective CCD imager problem. I currently have a black image at all times, as if the shutter is closed. I removed the MS and reset the camera which didn't affect anything. On the Sony site it says to take a movie clip with sound then replay it. When I did that, it didn't replay the image and I heard no sound either. Does hearing no sound still constitute a prob with the CCD imager?
New batteries ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P51 Digital Camera
Sony DSC-T10 Cybershot vibration problem What can I do ? Sounds like this is a factory problem. Looks like everyone is having the same problem after one year. This sony I paid high money for. They have all been junk in one year. This is not good business for Sony. I own 7 photo shops in Nanning, China and This not good for by business.
... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T10 Digital Camera
Lens -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- A friend has a Nikon 5700 (almost new) that has the following problem: When you press the shutter release, after the autofocus, the camera send the message "E r r" in the viewfinder display and in the top LCD display, and does not take the picture.beside it give on the monitor a message problem with lens does anybody have information about this problem? or do you have any idea where to ask about? Th
If it is almost new the thing to do is to reurn it to the vendor .\015\012Check out the situation with Nikon customer support. ... Nikon Coolpix 5700 Digital Camera
LCD repair/replacement? Any idea what typical cost is for new LCD? For the cable connection suggested by Sweet Rascal? And give me an idea of frequency of this problem? Did anything I did in picture taking cause it? Better to send it in to Casio, or use some local service? (I have no idea how long it will be out of service by sending it in...)
If you're handy enough, you can try replacing the screen yourself. A supplier is selling replacement LCD screens for the Z750/Z850 for around $60 (shipping included). I also found on youtube a video of someone performing the actual replacement ... Casio EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z850 Digital Camera
Lense error I have the same problem with my canon SD850 and it is about a year too. Good question is it a manufacturing problem. I recently threw away my receipt thinking I wouldn't need it (silly me) now i don't know if i can get it fixed without the receipt because it is still under warranty, Anyone else have any problems or have any ideas how to fix this
Hello!Southern Photo Technical Service is a Authorized Service Center for Canon.\015\012The lens can get damaged very easily and is not a manufacturing issue. Sand, dirt etc. can also cause it to fail.\015\012Contact the retai ... Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital Camera