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'FOCUS ERROR' LENS WILL NOT RETRACT WHEN CAMERA SWITCHED OFF AND SCREEN SAYS 'FOCUS ERROR' WHEN SWITCHED ON AND CANNOT TAKE PICTURES.


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'FOCUS ERROR' LENS WILL NOT RETRACT WHEN CAMERA SWITCHED OFF AND SCREEN SAYS 'FOCUS ERROR' WHEN SWITCHED ON AND CANNOT TAKE PICTURES.


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Zoom error When i turn the camera on, the shutter opens, then closes, then it beeps and says zoom error on the screen. I am able to shut it off, take pictures off it that are on it, get to the menu screen, and pretty much everything that isn't taking pictures. le focus ouvre plus et ou ne ferme plus focus erreur


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 that you will have to get it fixed by ... Fuji FinePix A500 Digital Camera

Olympus DE-510 Zoom When I turn camera on, the screen has a red T at the top, with a box saying Yes, and one saying No. The line at the bottom says Go>OK. If I click OK, I get the same screen again. If I click Yes, I get a Card Error message. I cannot take a photo. I am on a cross country trip, and don't have my manual, but I sure would like to be able to take pictures of the Rockies! I know the camera is old, but I love it. Please help me to get it working again. Thanks, Toni Sinclair


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Focus Error When i turn on my camera, it makes a loud beeping noise, and the screen is black. When it finally shows the regular screen, when i take a picture it says I have a focus error. Is this fixable?


It's a message given when the internal lenses get jammed, possibly due to debris within the gears that move the focus. The "Focus Error" message can involve many FujiFilm models. ... Fuji FinePix Z100fd Digital Camera

Lumix tz3 Please turn camera off and then on again" as soon as camera is switched on. I Can view any menu, or read SD card, but cannot take any pictures. If I turn on in a picture taking mode it starts to focus and then the message appears, when I turn it off the lens does not close. If I turn on in playback mode, it works fine, if I turn it off from playback mode, then the lens closes. Basically, any picture taking mode triggers the error message. Solution?


Low battery maybe? Try holding camera firmly in one hand, with camera on and in record mode, and strike in on its edge firmly on the heal of your other hand. This technique is often sucessful with temporary camer 'quirks' like freezing, lens not full ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera

I dropped my canon rebel xsi from about 7feet, but it still took pictures after i checked it. nothing cracked, not the lense, or the screen. but than about an hour later, when i tried taking pictures it said error 99. i took of the lense and tried cleaning it inside, and when i put it back on it still said error 99. it says shooting is not possible. turn the power switch to off and on again, or reinstall the battery. i did those, but the error 99 keeps poping up. i dont know what to do?


It could be several problems. One is a bad contact between lens and camera body, clean the contacts , check for damage and try another lens if you have one. Try another memory card. Another problem could be with the shutter which would need the camer ... Digital Cameras

Focus error We cannot take pics. The screen keeps saying Focus error.


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Hi. I have a Fujifilm A235 12.2 MP which I bought around 1 year ago. Once I tried to switch it off and it told me "Focus error". From that day on the lens would not move in and out as usual and I cannot take pictures due to this "Focus Error". Please help! :(


HelloUnfortunately\012 a "focus error" message is not something that you will be able to fix. This error indicates a system failure and requires the \012camera to be sent in for servicing and repair.\012 \012You ... Fuji FinePix A400 Digital Camera

If i am loking at the pictures on the camera thats when the sign shows up saying card error cannot down load pictures plus when i take pictures they do not show up on the screen but if i slide the button down i can see them


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I am unable to take any pictures, I can only review the pictures and movies I have already taken. On the screen it says Card Locked. How do I unlock the card? so if the switch is damaged does that means that I cannot use the card?


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When the camra is switched on, the picture in the viewfinder first goes blurred with lines appearing then gradually goes out of focus altogether turning purple. If you try to take a picture it says 'Write Error' please check the card?


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I have a Panasonic DMC-ZR3 Lumix camera.The lens does not close all the way when I turn it off and when I switch it on it says system error on the screen. I can't take pictures or view pictures.


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My fujifinepix z720 is having a problem. The problem is that whenever i turn on the camra this error comes up saying lens error and the screen is very blury and it will not let me take pictures. Please help me i just got this camra and i really cannot afford right now to get a new one. I just bought it in july so its recently new. thanks so much


Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digi ... Digital Cameras

When i switch on my camera it says Focus error and then when i try to take a picture it won't let me then i try and switch it off the lens won't go in. Please help me!!!!


Its highly unlikely you'll get a free answer on this web-site, so it's either fork over the money to these jokers or get an answer for free on another forum. ... Fuji FinePix F30 Digital Camera

Zoom error i have a finepix s700 model,i bought it new 26/05/2008,from circuitcity. my prob is suddenly i saw zoom error in the screen of my camera,i tried many time to reset it but failed...so i cannot take any picture,when i started my camera then this zoom error msg will appear on the screen,plz help me to take picture,this is my favorite camera,plz help me,plz


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File Error My camera seems to be taking the pictures just fine but when i go to view them some pictures take a long time to load onto the screen and then they go to a blue screen where it says "file error" i dont know what it is.


File error means it cant read the file or the file is corrupt, i would try a new memory card or format the one you have. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H9 Digital Camera

Zoom error When i turn the camera on, the shutter opens, then closes, then it beeps and says zoom error on the screen. I am able to shut it off, take pictures off it that are on it, get to the menu screen, and pretty much everything that isn't taking pictures.


If you are still under MFG warranty and bought it from Best Buy they will ship it to service most likely, If you have their service plan they will be able to ship it for service... this needs to be serviced by a professional repair place... ... Fuji FinePix A500 Digital Camera

Error Message "Please turn camera off and then on again" as soon as camera is switched on. Can view any menu, or read SD card, but cannot take any pictures or anything on lcd screen. regards JohnR


Read previous post with similar problem, Try removing battery and reinserting after about a minutes waiting time. Resets camera. ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera

My camera is switched on and the zoom goes out and the in again and it says Zoom Error. I can preview my photos but I cannot take pictures. I fixed it before but I forget how.


Remove card, format it and then try. ... Digital Cameras

When i switch my camera on it says focus error and wont let me take pictures! ive had the camera about 3 years now! where can i get it fixed?


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Have focus error on screen and cannot take pictures. Do not know how to clear. Help please


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Error (0e02) when i switch on the camera i hear a repetitive noise,i can still take pictures and view them but videos cannot be taken and half of the menu screen does not appear !


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We adjusted the settings to fast shutter speeds and now get a "systen error - focus" and cannot take pictures and the motor is not pulling the lense back in when we switch it off. We can hear the motor turning but it does not appear to work. Also the front protection shutter does not close properly.


Someone has applied force to the lens and that's what is causing your problems, not the settings adjustments you made. Try these:\015\012 ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 Digital Camera

When I switch on the camera all functions work but I cannot see anything but a white screen. Seems as if a shutter is not opening in order to take a picture. If I press the button to take a picture it works but cannot take one as cannot see anything.


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Black screen When I try to take a picture all I can see is a black screen. I cannot see wht I am taking a icture of. Everything else on the camera works and the pictures turn out great I just can't get them centered because I am guessing as to where I am focusing in when taking the picture.


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