Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS / Digital IXUS 95 IS Digital Camera ?
I have a canon powershot sd1200 i dropped it on the lense is there a DIY way to fix it i cant sent it in i only have one day
Lens errors are fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. Or the battery ran down with the lens extended ...\012Unfortunately, many cameras that fall prey to this can only be corrected by professional repair. But, here are some things that you can do that may correct it. They only seem to work for less than 40% of the lens errors, but if the camera is out of warranty, they're worth a try.\012
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I have a canon powershot sd1200 i dropped it on the lense is there a DIY way to fix it i cant sent it in i only have one day
Lens errors are fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. O ... Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS / Digital IXUS 95 IS Digital Camera
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Well the whole thing is touch screen so there are only two buttons on it. I accidentally dropped it and it went into shock but then came back and everything was fine. About a month after that the touch screen stopped working along the bottem of the screen and now I cant even delete photos. Is there any way to fix this or am I just gonna have to wait until I can afford a new one?
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