Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera ?

Battery and card door slide is stuck closed

\015 The battery door of my SX100 is stuck closed and I cannot use the camera at all.\015

Answers :

Hey marmof,
\015\012 I would have it looked at by an authorized service center in your local area, and of course you can always bring it to a Geek Squad® precinct in a Best Buy™ store and have them look at it. I would not try forcing it open as this could cause additional damage to the camera.
\015\012
\015\012Sincerely,
\015\012Allan
\015\012Go Ahead. Use Us.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Battery and card door slide is stuck closed


Hey marmof,\015\012 I would have it looked at by an authorized service center in your local area, and of course you can always bring it to a Geek Squad® precinct in a Best Buy™ store and have them look at it. I would not try fo ... Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera

My SD Card is stuck in my Kodak Easyshare C713 and I think its because I dropped it in the sand, but the battery/ SD card door was closed. I can't get it out.


Most have a revers locking system so what you need to do is to press down on the top of th sd card and release it quickly and it shald unlock ... Canon PowerShot A520 Digital Camera

Fuji S5000 camera problem....The battery door will not latch because the cheap plastic retaining nipples inside the battery box have worn down/or broken. Tape will not even hold door closed! The retainers on the hinged door are fine (naturally it's the body!) The retainers don't meet each other as one slides the door closed and the spring loading makes the door pop open. Can a person use machine screws and latches or what??? (Velcro?...probably like tape that won't hold)


Also see post:\015\012http://www.fixya.com/support/t1747423-fuji_finepix_s5000_battery_door\015\012OZwombat suggests a aluminum bar holdi ... Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

Battery door Door won't close all the way. It won't slide closed far enough to latch. It doesn't matter whether batteries are in or if they're not in. This condition occurred without any prior signs of difficulty.


This happened to me just now too... Kodak wants $175 to repair it. If you look near the hinge, you'll notice a small (at least I did) metal clip-like structure that is blocking the door's ability to slide back. I believe this clip tells the camera th ... Kodak EasyShare C875 Digital Camera

Hi i have a fairley new konica minolta maxxum 5-i hav edifficulty closing the door on the compact flash compartment-it won't slide forward to close and lock-the button i use to ejec tthe compac tcard doesn't lock down-when i try to close the door it pushes the card up-my wife and i struggle to close it-we can't us ethe camera-is there an easy fix-if not, is it exoensive to repair-we only used the camera 4-5 times-thanks-any help or suggestions wil be greatly appreciated([email protected])


If you bring the camera to an authorized service they may replace the door , shouldn't be expensive ... Digital Cameras

Hi, I have a Sony DSC T70. The battery door for the camera doesnt close now as the latch just came sliding out and I am not able to fix it.... Do i have to replace the whole battery door for it and if yes, where can I buy it.... Thanks, Anita


Hi,\015\012With a battery door like that you can tape it shut, while not the most visually appeasing fix it is the cheapest. Your other option is to order a battery door for the camera, ... Digital Cameras

I cannot switch on my cam. Batteries are in correctly, fully charged. battery door and card reader door are closed correctly. The power light goes on for like half a second and turn off immediately. The cam does not turn on at all. What to do?


... Fuji FinePix S700 Digital Camera

The door of sony cyber-shot DSC-S500 which keeps battery and memory card does not close properly.How can it be fixed


Yes, It can be fixed if your good hands on Exp. However, When the camera hit the floor did it dent the lip/edge surrounding the batter door. If so it may not be fixable, and you may be better of getting a new one, there cheap enough! Let me know the ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

Suddenly the camera will not turn on. It worked fine only minutes ago. Battery is charged, installed correctly, and I have tried other charged batteries. The CF card is installed properly and the door is closed.


U need to verify the battery is indeed good, just because it is charged doesn't mean it is any good, this is the common cause of this problem, get a volt meter and measure the battery voltage, it should be approx 3.90 volts DC scale of m ... Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera

Err 99 Yes Proton, the top panel just keeps repeating err 99 to the movement of the shutter, it does shut down with switch off or removing the battery, but even opening the card door, makes it click once and again when closing etc!


Hi Ben ,\015\012 \015\012To isolate the cause of the issue, we suggest that you do the following:\015\0121. Turn off the camera.2. Remove the lens, battery, and CF card.3. Allow the camera to sit without power for appro ... Digital Cameras

Hey i have a fujifilm s9500 camera...i can't open the battery door no matter how hard i slide it. i think it's stuck help please! and if i can't do anything about it, where can i go to to fix it? HELP!


HelloThe best advice will be to go to your nearest service centre or camera repair store. They will be able to get the battery coved slid off.Please feel free to let me know if you need any further assistance.Kind ... Fuji FinePix S9500 Zoom Digital Camera

I need detailed instructions for the removal of the Memory Card door on an Olympus EVOLT E-300. The lug latches on the door, both cracked and will not let the Card Door latch closed. In the meantime, I have been using a snip of black electrical tape to keep the door closed.


Click on the link to see the advanced owners manual for the OLYMPUS EVOLT E-300: http://www.olympusamerica.com/cpg_section/cpg_support ... Olympus EVOLT E-300 Digital Camera

My cannon a 530 says that it has a memmory card error, and it shows memmory card locked momentarally at bottom of screen, i tried to unlock with the slide on the card itself, but that did not help. i put a new memmory card in and it shows the same. i also noticed a watch type battery next to the aa batteries, could that battery be the problem ? i have never changed that battery and this camera is several years old.


No that's not likely the problem. The new card is probably the issue, especially if it is 4GB or higher. There are several possible causes for "memory card locked", "memory card error", or "no memory card". Some include trying to use of a 4GB SDHC c ... Canon PowerShot A530 Digital Camera

I've replaced the battery door using the solution on this site, but still have a problem. The battery door does not slide all the way into the slot and will not stay shut when batteries are present. there is a 1/16th inch gap between the door and the camera body. The original door was sitting the same way and think that is what caused the clip on the door to break off. Any suggestions?


Stretch the spring ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

Kodak M1093 The lens is stuck open and it will not power on. Blue power light comes on. There is no display. Battery is fully charged. I removed battery and SD card and pushed power button twice. Used on USB cable for power. Tried a different SD card. Same results. (lens is stuck open and it will not power on)


... Kodak EasyShare M1093 IS Digital Camera

Battery door on my Nikon L15 won't stay shut - latch won't hold door closed. Even duct tape won't keep it closed if batteries are in place.


... Nikon Coolpix L15 Digital Camera

Kodak EasyShare CD43 when turned on message on screen "close memory card door to resume camera operation" Memory card door is closed and nipple is not broken off.


... Kodak CD43 Digital Camera

Unable to shut door on battery and memory card cover


Some memmery cards have to click in. press in click, press in click out. or memmory card needs to be turned around. ... Olympus Stylus 790SW Digital Camera

Battery door replacement how to? The battery door on my Nikon Coolpix L5 doesn't stay closed anymore because a little piece broke off when I dropped the camera. I can get a new battery door cover but how do I uninstall the old one and install the new one? It looks like it wouldn't be hard but I am afraid to force anything. Thanks for your help.


OK IT IS EASIER THAN IT APPEARS TO BE(DONT GET SCARED)#1 REMOVE BATTERIES AND MEMORY CARD AND STRAP(if you have one)#2REMOVE ALL THE SCREWS AROUND THE CAMERA(you will see 3 screws around the tri-pod mounting hole DONT REMOVE THE LONE SCREW THAT IS C ... Nikon COOLPIX L5 Digital Camera

Battery door A small part at the corner of the battery door is broken. The door doesn't close well. I think it's necessary to replace the door. It seems no so difficult to do. The problem is where can I find the new door at a reasonable price (I paide the camera $ 200 20 months ago). Thanks Onofrio


Camera door can be purchased from San Diego Camera Solution7670 Opportunity Rd San Diego 92111Item 370164536090 $16.50 $4.00 Shipping ... Nikon Coolpix L1 Digital Camera

Canon powershot S50: Sliding door stuck.


This can happen,gently tap the door(GENTLY) may loosen it works on my a70 ... Canon PowerShot S50 Digital Camera

Problem started with battery door


The door has an interlock on it. You probably broke the door. The door on some of these cameras can be replaced from the outside. You must make sure the interlock switch is not broken as well. The tabs on the housing of the camera can get bent or sna ... Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera

Battery/memory card compartment wont close


If it wont shut but still works fine just tape it there! if you think its a serious problem take it to a camera shop to get it checked out? ... Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera

Where can I find a replacement for the battery compartment door---the plastic tabs which hold the door closed have broken off so the door does not stay latched and thus the batteries do not make full contact.


Http://uscamera.com/636-084-2236.htm ... Nikon Coolpix 4100 Digital Camera

I have verified my Canon A95 drains batteries by doing an amperage test. Starting with new batteries I install them in the camera and then layer a thin copper wire then piece of paper then copper wire and close the battery door. Touching the wires together closes the circuit and the camera functions. With the wires appart I measure the camera amps. The camera measures 0.6 amps when on and 0.14 amps when off. Doing the same test with my A80 Canon yeilds 0.45 amos when on and zero amps when off. T


I assume you're using a CF type 1 card. Some CF cards have been known to drain batteries. As an experiment, remove the card and see if the batteries drain at the same rate. ... Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.2559 seconds