Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD400 / IXUS 50 Digital Camera ?

Lens doesn't come out to take pics

\015 The camera turns on. I can view pictures, however the lens doesn't come out to take a picture. How do I fix it?\015

Answers :

This seems to happen when something (water, sand, dust)
gets trapped in the lens mechanism.
Has the camera been somewhere filthy before?
The recommended methods include taping on the
bottom of the camera,rapping it on a table,
and pressing hard on the lens.
If the lens moves when you turn the camera on,
try keeping your hand on it so that i
t's forced back into the camera body.
A can of compressed air squirted around the
lens is also a possible fix...
but be super careful with that stuff,
a good hard blow of breath might be safer.

I'm not recommending that you do crazy stuff
to your camera, but if you're careful you may
be able to get it working again without having
to get it serviced.
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