Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD200 / IXUS 30 Digital Camera ?
Problem with E18
\015 When I turn on my camera and I am ready to take a picture, and lick in the picture click, the camera show blank screen with E18!! \015\012\015\012Please help\015
The following blog outlines some other repair options for a lens error:
The "E18" error code indicates an error that involves the lens unit or lens cover. Or it may appear if you apply pressure to the area surrounding the lens while handling the camera.\015\012\015\012Remove and reinsert the batteries to see if the error code will reset. Generally speaking, there is nothing you can do to correct the problem other than to send the camera to the appropriate factory service center for correction of the error.\015\012Following the repair cost you should decide, whether it worth it
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E18 my canon powershot A150, got the whole E18 problem, it turns on with the blue canon screen, but then two seconds after it turns into a faded black with E18 in the bottom left hand corner. i seriously dont know whats wrong, and it hasnt even been a year since i got the camera, is there any way i can fix this problem? because at the moment buying a camera, my parents would not be too pleased :| it turns on with blue screen then it goes black and it says e18
E18 is the canon fault number for lens error. Is the lens stuck out? does it click when the camera is switched on? Try lightly tapping the lens on a hard surface. This sometimes resets the lens. If all this fails take it to bits! (but watch the flash ... Canon PowerShot A400 Digital Camera
E18 I recently dropped my cannon a400. The lens goes out and in but problem says e18 still
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that ... Canon PowerShot A400 Digital Camera
E18 I recently dropped my cannon a400. the lens goes out and in but problem says e18 still
More information can be found on the following site to attempt to \015\012repair the E18 Error.\015\012\015\012http://www.e18error.com/repair.html ... Canon PowerShot A400 Digital Camera
E18? I can't turn on my camera. When I turn it on it beeps couple times then error E18 comes onto the screen and turns off. I read that I had some problem with my lens. How I can fix that? Canon Repair costs me as much as money that I can buy a new camera.
Http://www.4130-products.com/e18/index.htmlMy SD550 had an E18 error. I took it apart and found the broken gear, but was not able to get just the gear I needed. But you gain a lot of detailed photos of me taking apart my camera. ... Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital Camera
E18 I used my Camera on the beach this weekend. Now the lens will not move and it reads E18 on the screen. I am thinking sand might have started this problem. Thank you for your time Straw
The E18 error is 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. ... Canon PowerShot S300 / IXUS 300 Digital Camera
Black Screen The camera was never dropped. And, it worked perfectly just 1/2 hour before the problem occurred. Turn it on, Canon logo shows up, then black screen with 2 beeping noises, the screen says E18 and the camera shuts off by itself. Please let me know what the problem is. I am very frustrated about this!!! Many thanks.
Cannon will repair it free of charge,its a problem with ixus 400. ... Canon PowerShot S400 / IXUS 400 Digital Camera
Canon Powershot SD450 E18 problem: The camera lense would not open and reported error code E18 on power-up and then would shut down. I followed a procedure on the web for this issue and got the camera lens to open and it was working (able to take pictures for about a minute). When I powered down, the lense did not completely retract. I tried re-powering on but nothing happened. The camera is not getting any power. I figured the battery died so I re-charged it. I put the fully charged batt
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E18 buna ziua am probleme cu cam canon a410 imi da e18 *** as putea sa rezolv sau daca stiti un service in bucuresti
Its due to leans assembly problem. either try a mild bang or take it to a service center ... Canon PowerShot A410 Digital Camera
E18 Error My Powershot A80 stopped working within a few hours: I took pictures Saturday night on Sunday morning the lens would not open up anymore. Text reads E18 - I see on the internet that this is a common problem. What can I do?
Sorry to hear that. I have an A80 also, and I really like that camera (swear it takes better pictures than even my A620).\015\012\015\012The E18 error is fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechan ... Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera
E18 problem dont go on and shows the e18 in the screen
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \015\012probability is t ... Canon PowerShot A520 Digital Camera
E18 problem i also have the same problem but there is something stuck inside. when i shake it, i can hear it. something loose can off and is inside the camera. i took the camera apart but i still can get the thing off. my camera wont' even turn on anymore. i don't know why
If it is E18 error u might get help from HERE it may be broken GEAR u can try EBAY for parts or www.partstore.comKINDLY RATE ME WELL ! ... Canon IXUS V2 Digital Camera
E18 Problem with Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-H1 Digital Camera
It is due to the friction in the lense movement. your camera needs repairs. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-H1 Digital Camera
Problems after repairing a Lens-error (E18) on a PowerShot A530
I think that the lens system is in different groups, which move independently based on a cam system. (This is based on watching the lens move while running the zoom lever.) I would suspect that your "cam timing" is not set quite right. You can either ... Canon PowerShot A530 Digital Camera
I'm having that E18 problem, and my screen went green, and now my lens stopped moving
Ah ok ... Canon PowerShot A520 Digital Camera
Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital... E18 Problem
#4 worked first try! ... Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera
E18 problem - zoom lens does not work, can't take a picture
If you can find this crappy site, then you must have enough talent to find canon.com.\015\012\015\012Duh? ... Canon PowerShot S400 / IXUS 400 Digital Camera
Problem with E18
The following blog outlines some other repair options for a lens error:\015\012\015\012http://camerarepair.blogspo ... Canon PowerShot SD200 / IXUS 30 Digital Camera
Problem with zoom screen shows E18
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I have a Cannon Powershot SD 450 Digital Elph camera that started giving me problems when you turn it on it starts up and then beeps and sutsdown giving me a e18 error at this point the thing is not worth a sh_T and I am looking for help with software that might reset it or anything that could work.
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 ... Canon Digital Cameras
I have a powerShot S21S - I also have the E18 on the black screen and the zoom lens will not retract. Unable to take any pictures. I found the problems, but could not find the solution anywhere. Please help me.
Damaged Lens Block Needs to be replaced. ... Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera
Canon Ixus 40 E18 Problem
Try this link for E18 error in canon cameras for instructions http://www.e18error.com/repair.htmlpls rate me FIXYA for help ... Canon PowerShot SD300 / IXUS 40 Digital Camera
I have a Canon Powershot S2 IS which has worked great till recently it locks down for no apparent reason. I hear a series of beeps and see E18 in the bottom at left of screen. If the zoom is out, it stays out, etc. I've tried changing batteries, cleaning terminals, etc...but that's not the problem. Any ideas??
Taken from a canon forum:Canon E18 error happens when the lens gets stuck while trying to\015\012extend. The camera will beep a few times and the LCD will display a\015\012little E18 in the lower-left corner. The lens gets stuck in the\01 ... Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera
I have a canon digital ixus 55 however on auto mode the shots are coming out blury even with flash and i can only seem to get a clear photo on digital mode however this does not allow me to use flash so when i want to take photos in darker lights it proves a problem!! help if u can! also a few times the camera would shut down only displaying a small number in the corner of the screen E18 but i don't no what this means.
The E18 error happens on Canon cameras usually when the lens is jammed when extending. The error is so (in)famous that it has it own website where you can find help and advice on how to fix it. You can view the site by clicking the link underli ... Digital Cameras
How disassemble? Trying to open up my SD450 to try to fix E18 problem. Can't get covers off. 2 screws each on left, right and bottom, but still it's sticking at the top. Is there another screw somewhere I need to remove?
Http://thydzik.com/replacing-a-cracked-canon-ixus-55-ixy-60-sd450-lcd-screen/ ... Canon Powershot SD450 / IXUS 55 Digital Camera
Hi, I have a Canon IXUS 40 digital camera - My lens suddenly does not want to close and show me an E18 error code on screen - what is the problem?
Hey there johans, the E18 error code indicates there is a problem with your lens unit or lens cover. It was probably the result of an impact of some sort, or you may have something such as sand or dirt jammed in the device. If you cant see anything t ... Digital Cameras