Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD400 / IXUS 50 Digital Camera ?
Dropped it on carpet while it was on and now it won't do anything, dead
..same deal here, except it was a concrete floor and I was drunk. It landed right on a corner. Later, taking it apart nothing seems broken or bent, yet not even the green LED indicating power will come on. Best of luck
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Dropped camera I dropped my camera on the carpet floor in the house, i switched the batteries over and over and plugged it in to the USB cord and it still will not turn on. A green light flashes once when 1st clicked on then a red light flashes like 2 times and it wont turn on. I dont know if its because i dropped it or if its just the batteries going dead or something!
I think tonid is right try to check your batteries first before going to kodak the is a possibility that your battery is the problem.That will save you some money.If you are good in disassembling part check you cam for loose connection am ... Kodak EasyShare C653 Digital Camera
I dropped my camera and the "card/battery" cover fell off of my camera, I got it back on, but now my camera wont turn on, I cant view pictures or anything, its just dead, The battery is fully charged. Any ideas???? Please!!!!
Things to check first for a camera that won't turn on are battery contact points, and micro switches that are located on the battery and memory card doors. As you mentioned the door fell off, would recommend focusing your attention on inspecting the ... Canon PowerShot SD750 / IXUS 75 Digital Camera
Dropped it on carpet while it was on and now it won't do anything, dead
..same deal here, except it was a concrete floor and I was drunk. It landed right on a corner. Later, taking it apart nothing seems broken or bent, yet not even the green LED indicating power will come on. Best of luck ... Canon PowerShot SD400 / IXUS 50 Digital Camera
Our Camera was dropped and the lense was out while it was dropped. The lense now appears to be bent in a downward direction and wont retract in or out. The camera did a series of beeps and turned off. Now wont do anything and we are not even able to connect to the computer to download the pics that are on there. Does anyone have any suggestions of fixing this ourselves or if not what we might expect to pay for a repair of this issus? PLEASE HELP!! Olympus FE-360 Digital Camera Purcharsed in Dec
I had a similar problem with my FE 280. I just used a pair of plyers and gently straighten the lens and it works fine. You are going to pay to fix it more than the camera is worth so no harm in trying ... Olympus FE-360 Digital Camera
My camera wont work. the lcd screen looks cracked. it was dropped once and now it wont do anything.
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Wont power on i have a fujifilm s3100 and ive tried new batteries, rechargable ones and the expensive ones for electronics, it just wont power on anymore, its not been dropped or anything
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Black screen hi, my finepix z1 was working fine but i didnt charge it for 3 weeks and it whent dead, when i charged it again and turned it on the screen was black and the pictures i take are purpuish and can hardly tell what it is, i can still see the old pictures and downloaded to my computer fine, i tried to reset it and still wont work, i took the battery off and put it back in and still wont work or record anything
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Today, I was using it. Turned it off for a whle, went to ues it again & it wouldnt turn on, the power light was on & three beeps came out of my camera! It wont turn off until I take the battery out. Nothing on it will work & it wasnt dropped or anything. My camera lens wont even pop out!
Most probably the lens problem, it got stuck or it's damaged. Try to gently pull out the lens to see is it only got stuck or take it to service ... Samsung L100 Digital Camera
We just got a powershot SX120 IS and never dropped it or anything like that and it just wont turn back on, i changed batteries and everything it just wont turn on.
Brand new?....return it. ... Digital Cameras
Dropped my camera,screen is white and wont display anything
Try and remove the batteries and wait then a few minutes, then reinsert them and see if that works. ... Digital Cameras
Wont turn on even when batteries are replaced. Camera is not physically damaged and was not dropped or anything.
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Button-be-dead Ok, so this might sound kind of stupid but my camera was in my purse and I didn't drop it or anything, but when I went to take it out to take pictures, the button you push to take the picture was already half down so it won't stop auto-focusing. I can't zoom in or out, look through my pictures, turn the flash off, delete pictures, or change picture styles. I know it's because of the button already being down halfway but I really need to know how to fix it and get the button back
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Basically the actual zoom lens is stuck out and wont go back into the camera, i have tried turning it off and on, but however still says "zoom error" and flashes red. i recently dropped in on the carpet and i think thats why the zoom lens is stuck out. please help
The lens maybe displace. Better go to a service center or an expert. ... Digital Cameras
I just bought a Kodak mini video camera model Zm1 and it wont turn on. I charged it for about 1h30, the screen shows me that the battery is full but when I try to turn it on.. nothing. The screen stays black. I tried reseting it but didnt do any good. I just bought it today and didnt drop it or anything. Any solution?
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I dropped my dvd camcorder in a creek. It was submerged for just a few seconds before i could pull it out..i tried to turn it on and it wont so i took the batterie out..anything i can try to do to fix it?
Man i feel bad for you, look i have been doing this for a very long time, during that time i have seen countless "Dunked" things, In almost every occasion, they are unrecoverable. You see if the unit was ON, at the time, or even, OFF, but with a batt ... Digital Cameras
Camera My boyfriend gave me his camera to do my art project with. 1 problem i tried to turn it on but it wont. I changed the batteries time and again still no joy. every bit on it is secured as it ought to be. Im pretty sure it hasn't been dropped or anything help ?
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Lens stuck out completely dead,wont charge or do anything but battary has power
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Frozen Lens I just dropped poor camera on to the carpet from about a foot! Everything seems to work except the shooting mode, the lens wont extend from the actual camera. The slider still goes across fully and the battery is in fine. I can go into quick view mode and still change settings etc. Is this likely to be expensive to fix?
I initially went back to the manufacturer - Olympus at email@example.com found on the website ... Olympus MJU 400 Digital Camera
My Canon IXUS 70 wont focus on anything and gives a blurry image. Its possible i may have dropped it.
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I accidentally dropped it and now the camera lense wont work it tries to open and close but it just stays open and i cant take pictures or do anything the screen just says "zoom error" is it broken for good? or can it be fixed - thanks
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Bent lens. The camera is 6 months old and was dropped, the lens is bent in at an angle,it switches on but wont take photos. I havent tried anything yet, I would like some advice first, also is there anywhere to look at an internal diagram. Thank you. Derek.
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Lens error, lens wont come out at all just started wasnt dropped hit or anything
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When I turn my Nikon Coolpix S70 camera on it says battery exhausted. I thought that meant the battery was dead. I just charged it overnight & it now still says the same thing. I took the battery out & put it back in & now it doesn't say anything the yellow light just flashes. Any assistance would be great. Never been mishandled, dropped, etc. It's in great condition & stays in the case unless used.
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My camera was working perfectly then I dropped it, on soft grass, and the lens went sideways. Online I read several articles saying to gently pop it back into place and gently push on the area that the gap was biggest. I did this and now my camera won't turn on or charge or anything and the battery is full and has never been dead before this
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