Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD800 IS / IXUS 850 IS Digital Camera ?

When i turn on camera it says "lens error, restart camera". And the lens won't go back all the way in.


Answers :

This is a problem with the lens mechanics. Usually means camera was dropped or bumped with the lens out. There are a couple things you can try. Look at the lens and see if the gap all the way around is even. You may have to shift it to click it back into the center position. Though this is not always the case. You may have to consider having the camera repaired.
http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=ModelInfoAct&tabact=SupportDetailTabAct&fcategoryid=224&modelid=15262
follow this link to inquire about repair.
Here is another link to see this is a common problem. It is always best to do a lot of research before making any technology purchase.
http://www.amazon.com/Beware-render-camera-useless-unlucky/forum/Fx3LF8P80AAO88N/Tx32790WUXVD83W/1?_encoding=UTF8&asin=B000Q30420
Thank you,
Lee
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