Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD630 Digital ELPH / IXUS 65 Digital Camera ?

Lens error. restart camara

\015 Its the message we got.. what we do?\015

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  • Taking the battery out for a couple of minutes and trying to open the lens again, or \015\012
  • banging the living hell out of the thing on a hard surface to see if that will knock some sense into it.
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    \015\012those listed above are the two most common fixes for lens errors like that.
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    \015\012sounds odd but alot of people have had their cameras fixed from the bottom of the two I personally have not tried it but think if something just needs to be re adjusted im sure it would help
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    \015\012did you by any chance here any grinding on it when it was going in and out?
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    \015\012Canon would suggest the following "send in for repair or buy a new one" so hopefully one of those above helps.
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    \015\012let me know
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    \015\012Thanks
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