Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD880 IS / Digital IXUS 870 IS Digital Camera ?
Lens covers jammed closed
\015 2 sliding lens covers will not open - when manually opened they just spring closed\015
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Lens covers jammed closed
... Canon PowerShot SD880 IS / Digital IXUS 870 IS Digital Camera
I was running down a muddy hill and slipped after i got changed out of the muddy clothes i went to clean my kodak easyshare M753 and the len cover wont close and when i went to turn it onn the lens got jammed. What should i do?
Thats the same problem i have.......when i turn the camers off the lens opens, but when i turn it on the lens closes to where there is only i lil' **** IT IS SO FRUSTRATING!!!!!! can anyone help us?? ... Kodak Easyshare M753 Digital Camera
When you press the power button the lens open out but the lens cover stays closed, and when you power down the lens goes back in but the lens cover stays open but you can gently push the lens in the last 1/16" and the lens cover will close.
Hi,\015\012\015\012Unfortunately this model is a camera that suffers seriously with both power issues and lens problems. It's a well known issue with this camera and it suffers notoriously from a slow and unadjustable shutter even when it ... Pentax Optio E10 Digital Camera
When I turn the camera on, the lens cover opens and then closes. When I turn the camera off, the lens cover closes and then opens. So, how can I get the timing of the lens cover correct? Or can you tell me how I can keep the lens cover open all the time? (not the best solution but now I can't take a photo at all!)
Good\012 day,This is a common problem and sometimes can be fixed.Please\012 see details on my tip on how to fix this error here: ... Pentax Optio E10 Digital Camera
My camera turns on by itself even with the slide in front in the closed position. The screen then shows the warning that the lens cover is closed. When I open and reclose the lens cover in 10 or so seconds the camera turns itself back on and repeats with the lens cover closed warning. The only way for me to turn the camera off at this point is to remove the battery. Help!
Most likely some dirt, dust, or other particle is jamming the lens opening gears. You can try to spray some compressed air into the lens assembly, hopefully dislodging whatever is obstructing the lens cover. If this doesn't work, the camera wil ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T77 Digital Camera
Hubby put our daughter's Nikon Cool Pix in his pocket, bent over and now the lens cover is stuck partly open, and won't close all the way. The camera says "lens error". I have tried to close and open the cover, it just springs back to the partly opened position. I haven't seen this particular problem covered yet. What now?
This is such a common fault that I hope you don't mind me pasting my stock generic answer below. No point in reinventing the wheel!Stuck lenses are probably the most common \015\012reason that compact digital ... Nikon COOLPIX L3 Digital Camera
Nikon COOLPIX S6000 Digital Camera lens cover won't close. Camera works great but lens cover won't close-at first it would close halfway, but now nothing. Warranty has expired. Help!
... Nikon COOLPIX S6000 Digital Camera
Lens cover Even when I slide the lens cover open as far as it will go, the camera lens does not extend and the camera still says "lens cover" closed.
Well, I just looked at one, it is not easy to get to the front cover. Everything is removed from the back of the camera. The display, both circuit boards and the battery compartment have to be removed first. You may do better locating another cam ... Fuji FinePix 2650 Digital Camera
THE LENS COVER CAME LOOSE WHEN I OPENED IT UP THE HOLE AT THE TOP OF THE LENS COVER SEEMS TO BE MISSING A GASGET THAT HOLDS IT IN PLACE WHILE THE BOTTOM HOLE ON THE LENS SLIDES IT OPEN AND CLOSED. IT JUST WILL NOT STAY IN PLACE WITH NOTHING TO HOLD THE TOP HOLE IN PLACE. CAN THIS PART BE REPLACED. OR IS THERE SOMEWHERE I CAN SEE A PICTURE OF WHAT THIS LOOKS LIKE WHEN THE COVER OF THE CAMERA IS REMOVED AND THE LENS IS WORKING PROPERLY.
Hello. Your issue is not a common one. Call Kodak directly \015\012\015\012During our normal business hours (Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST),call us at 1-800-431-7278 ... Kodak EasyShare V610 Digital Camera
Sony camcorder HDR SR11 auto lens cover will not close I keep getting message (Lens cover open please power down). I can hear the motor trying to close. Thanks
... Sony Digital Cameras
Hi.. i m using olympus stylus 840 digital camera for past 1 year. now i m facing a problem. the camera lens cover is not closing. it always in open mode. while trying to close the lens cover some sound is coming.
Maybe a gear tooth broken in reduction mechanism. ... Olympus Stylus 840 Digital Camera
Lens cover My lens cover will not close. I have put in new batteries. the camera will turn on and off with no problem but the lens cover stays open.
I know this is an old post, but for those who want to fix it themselves: try blowing lots of compressed air around the open lens shutter to clean the mechanism. Or use a hair dryer for a few seconds (don't want to heat up the camera). Also with the l ... Casio Exilim EX-Z120 Digital Camera
When I turn it on, there is clicking and then a lens error. The lens cover stays open. I removed the battery and put it back in, and I still get the lens error, bu the cover closes when it shuts off. When I turn back on, clicking and lens stays open as before.
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \015\012probability is t ... Nikon Coolpix S210 Digital Camera
Casio Ex-z55 Lens cover not closing and lens does not operate
Buy the next camera- at 3 years old no economic repair will be feasible- but you could play with it some I guess ... Casio Exilim EX-Z55 Digital Camera
Lens cover jamming
Try blowing lots of compressed air around the open lens shutter to clean the mechanism. Or use a hair dryer for a few seconds (don't want to heat up the camera). Also with the lens barrel extended and pointed downward, tap the lens barrel with a penc ... Samsung Digimax 250 Digital Camera
Lens doesn't retract when cover hits it. Only way to get lens to retract is to take out battery, put it back in, and then the lens slooooowly retracts, but will bounce back out if cover is closed quickly...Going to Europe in 2 days..should I buy a new camera???
The original problem was a camera with jammed lens mechanism or faulty lens motor. I think the camera had been replaced.The following post is directed to new users following up on this thread, as the original problem had already been sort ... Olympus Stylus 400 Digital Camera
Fuji f600exr lens cover jams
... Fujifilm FinePix F600EXR 16 Megapixel-15x Optical Zoom-1080p HD Black
Olympus Stylus Tough 8010 Lens cover open and closes
... Olympus Stylus Stylus Tough 8010 / mju Tough- 8010 Digital Camera
The cover over the lens is two pieces. The top one open and closes properly but the bottom one is stuck in the open position leaving the lens unprotected when the camera is off.
Following are the instructions to send your camera to Olympus for service.\015\012\015\012http://olympusamerica.com/cpg_section/cpg_serv ... Olympus Stylus 740 Digital Camera
My Kodak M853 does not turn on and off as it did when new. the lens extends and retracts slow and the lens cover opens and closes slow, sometimes not closing at all. This happens under all battery conditions.
1. Clean the battery contacts. a. Remove the battery/batteries and the memory card from your camera, then wipe the battery contacts with a soft, clean cloth. b. Reinstall the battery/batteries into your camera. Please make sure that you are installin ... Kodak EasyShare One Digital Camera
Hi, my camera (finepix Z20)won't turn on properly, ive only had it for two years but suddenly when i slide the lens cover to turn it on the green light appears but the screen does not. the battery is fully charged and i have even tried warming the battery. i can't think of anything that could have stopped it working either, also when i close the lens cover sometimes the green light won't turn on...
... Fuji Finepix Z20fd Digital Camera
The lens cover keeps failing to close properly or open fully so screen warning says LENS COVER ERROR
Hello. you may be involved in a recall. please read this http://www.nikonusa.com/Service-And-Support/Service-Adv ... Nikon COOLPIX S6 Digital Camera
Neither the fujifilm 256MB xd card nor th enew Olympus 2GB xd card will work in the A340. I've put the card in and went to Format it in the camera as per teh menu. It acts like it does but when you take a picture it says "write error" When you turn it on again it still says "card not initialized." I've tried formating them with the camera on (lens cover open) and using the menu and with the camera off (lens cover closed powered on using the button on the back) and using the menu from that screen
The camera needs to be up-dated to read the cards it may still have the old dater in it! so it cant "see" the biger cards ... Fuji FinePix A340 Digital Camera
I dropped my Powershot SD 500 and now the lens cover does not cover the lens. It leaves a gap when closed and does not retract all the way when open. It seems that the resolution on some of my photos is not as good as it was pre-drop. Any suggestions to fix?
A bit of gentile persuasion may be necessary.Have you tried to push the lens into the camera body?I believe that the camera has lost track of where the lens is in it's range of travel.use your finger and see if a small amount ... Canon PowerShot SD550 / IXUS 750 Digital Camera
I own a canon g9. I recienly closed the camera case whilst the lens was extended. The lens is now strained and wouldn't close. I bought it in November in the US and have lost the receipt. I'm told Canon wouldn't cover it under guarantee. Any help would be really welcomed.
THE CAMERA LENS WAS FORCED RETRACT, THIS MAY CAUSE A MECHANICAL FAILURE ON THE CAMERA LENS..IT IS BETTER TO BRING IT INTO A CANON SERVICE CENTER. ... Digital Cameras