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

E16 my canon IXY/ canon ixus 50 would no longer work but could still view the pictures i took before it stopped working.. the lens just keeps on flipping out when turning it on but the screen shows and E16 code at the lower left section of the lcd.. i really need your help.. i hear something unattached small object inside it when i shake it a little, is it possible that it's somewhat part of the circuitry got losen and fell? i really hope someone could help me.. i searched all over the intern


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I heard this was solved on one occasion when using a canon mem card. or one with a lower amount of memory, 16 megs.\015\012\015\012I also heard this problem described as basically the same as the E-18 that stands for a screwed lens mechanism(more info here: http://www.fixya.com/problems-solutions/t102982,p294086/Canon-IXUS-V2-Digital-Camera.aspx), usually connected with a function that is supposed to protect the lens from damage when extending against an obstruction.\015\012\015\012More often though it is related to memory issues, and memory consuming modes such as rapid shutter, or movie taking.\015\012\015\012Try a canon card, a 16 mb card, or just any card known to be operational with a similar model. If there's no effect, ask for a repair estimate from canon, or look for a reliable repair person that can actually work on these things because the manufacturers will always give you a breath taking flat rate. \015\012\015\012If you manage to squeeze canon to reveal what E-16 actually stands for let us know...\015\012\015\012Good luck
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