Having problems with your Fuji FinePix A800 Digital Camera ?

I have a Fuji Finepix A800. It shuts off when I press the shutter button. I put new batteries in and also opened it up to see if I could realign the shutter. It was dropped once, and someone online suggested that the shutter needs to be realigned after being dropped. I have it open, but don't know what to do to realign the shutter. Can anyone help?


Answers :

The shutter runs in a track and there is nothing to be aligned. If the track or guides have been damaged then they need to be replaced. Unfortunetly this is not cost effective on this camera. It will cost as much as buying a new replacement. If you are lucky you may have warrenty. The trick is to get it fixed without saying anything about the shutter (I didn't say that either) If they suspect user abuse ie user caused damage they don't have to honor the warrenty. So if you say it just stopped and I get this error they may fix it.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Fuji FinePix A800 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 :

I have a Fuji Finepix A800. It shuts off when I press the shutter button. I put new batteries in and also opened it up to see if I could realign the shutter. It was dropped once, and someone online suggested that the shutter needs to be realigned after being dropped. I have it open, but don't know what to do to realign the shutter. Can anyone help?


The shutter runs in a track and there is nothing to be aligned. If the track or guides have been damaged then they need to be replaced. Unfortunetly this is not cost effective on this camera. It will cost as much as buying a new replacement. If you a ... Fuji FinePix A800 Digital Camera

Dropped Camera. Basically, the thing stopped working. DMC-FZ1 It was dropped from a tripod it landed Lens DOWN. So it kind of smashed into it maybe? But nothing on the outside seems to be actually broken. The lens is crooked, but thats all that seems to be wrong. Yet it won't turn on at all. Maybe if someone could suggest something? Perhaps maybe something needs to be fidgeted around inside? Or is it a better idea if I pay a professional? But whatever the case. Anyone who has any suggestions it


The lens motor mechanism is very fragile and will stoppworkin even if you look at it too hard let alone drop it.The cost of repair will be high - best bet is to write it off[are you insured against acciden ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1 Digital Camera

Shutter speed I have had m590 kodak camera a year and love it but i need help with the shutter speed i have been through all the settings i can find in the menu , and yes read the owners manual but i cant find a way to set the shutter speed. The shutter is so slow i cant take any pictures where someone moves, and i cant take any pics of sporting events,waterfalls etc.Does anyone have a suggestion?


... Kodak M590 Digital Camera

HELP! dropped camera, lens won't go back in, shutter won't close


The following blog outlines some repair options for a lens error:\015\012\015\012http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/ ... Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera

Canon rebel xsi dropped screen is black photos don't register on card camera functions seem to work...menu shows up buttons work lcd shows settings when camera is turned on but when I depress the shutter a screen comes up black with 1/60 10 100/1898 any suggestions? Thank you.


You may have to send that to a repair centre as dropping digital camera's often shake electronic parts out of place inside. you should try removing the digital card and reinstalling it to see if that helps at all. ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera

Kodak C633.... Hello....I would like a few suggestions on what i can do. It was a few weeks ago while grabbin' my camera an when i pulled it outta the case it slipped b4 I got a hold of the strap an it dropped onto carpet. Everything works fine on it except the LCD screen shows horizontal lines that are spaced a pinky finger apart from top to bottom. Can still make out pictures an stuff..the lines are about a finger-nail of thickness. Do I need to replace the LCD? An if I don't...how long will i


No It can be replaced for under 100.00 and you keep your camera. It is a pretty easy fix. ... Kodak EasyShare C633 Digital Camera

I lost Canon Rebel XTi instruction book. I don't remember how to change settings on camera-like ISO, aperture, shutter speed, etc. I am just learning so I need to figure out how to print a manual or view on online.


Hi,Please download all necessary User Manuals from Canon Support f ... Canon Digital Cameras

Nikon Coolpix 4300 LCD cover glass felt off after the camera was dropped. Luckly camera still working. Need to find the double sided sticky tape to place back the cover. Old tape does not hold back the glass cover. Whew can I buy this type of tape (or sticky film)? Suggestions appreciated. Thank you, Ed


... Nikon Coolpix 4300 Digital Camera

I have a d70 and it has locked up completeley with error r07. Have tried everything from memory cards, to resetting file sequence, changing lenses, changing to manual focus and all other suggestions it will not take a picture. When you press the shutter release it will click but you need to press again to clear it. Help


I know this may sound silly - but how are your batteries? Mine would do that when the batteries would run out. If that's not it, you might try the reset button. It is located opposite the battery compartment on the left\015\012 side (when viewed fro ... Nikon Digital Cameras

?? Kids dropped my D60. Now my shutter speed on Auto is very slow =blurry pics, and I get no playback/only solid black images on M, S, P modes . . ?? Do I need service?


The camera has been damaged and needs repairs. Take the camera to a Nikon camera repairer. ... Nikon D60 Digital Camera with 18-55mm + 55-200mm lens

Hi I need to but a new charger as this was given to me without one can you suggest the nearest provider closest to Byron Bay or an online shop ? Thanks for your time Shekinah!


Check \015\012http://www.cellphoneshop.net/baforsodica.html\015\012for the Sony F750 battery. It should cost ... Digital Cameras

I have what seems like a very easy thing to fix, but the estimate I got for fixing it seems much too high ($175). I dropped my Konica Minolta Dimage Z3 camera a while ago and now the battery lid won't stay closed. I need a replacement for that and the camera will be as good as new. Any suggestions? Is this harder than I think it is?


You can quite often find parts or broken camera on Ebay for parts. Only you know what your level of technical expertise is to repair. This is not a hard repair. What you have to ask is the age of the camera worth the cost. ... Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z3 Digital Camera

Coolpix L11 6 months old - dropped it and not the lens is 'stuck' out and I have a lens error message. The camera shop "glanced" at it and said I need a new mechanism for $110 and I might as well buy a new camera! Any suggestions?


Yep it's $100+ to get it fixed. i've read about this problem and it was fixed before, check this out.http://www.fixya.com/support/t225788-fix_stuck_lens_nikon_coolpix_l11good luck ... Nikon Coolpix L11 Digital Camera

I dropped my Nikon COOLPIX L20 camera. After that the shutter didn't open or close well. I need to help it manually. any advice?


This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras. There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html ... Nikon COOLPIX L20 Digital Camera

I dropped my caplio r3 and need to find a similar camera to replace it with. Any suggestions?


... Ricoh Caplio R3 Digital Camera

T737 umm.. I acidently dropped my camera. and now it turns on for only a few seconds and shows the polaroid screen... then shuts off without the shutter shutting. I really need to fix it in the next day or so... PLEASE HELP


These little cameras are tough but almost everyone that has this problem has dropped there camera- dont hit, smack or slam it anymore just pull on the lens a little when it comes out maybe a little twisting too. but if ya keep banging on it it sure w ... Polaroid T737 Digital Camera

I have a nikon coolpix s3000 purple.it is 12 megapixels 4x wide zoom and 2.7 inch lcd-zoom was out-not kept in case-dropped on carpet on cruise ship maybe about 3 feet-get lens error-screen comes on but everything blurry-cant zoom or press shutter button but power light is green-left side of lens is raised up and i see slight gap in casing-right side is pushed down-dont know which side needs to match which side! does this mean that all the photos on my memory card are ruined-please advise-thanks


Your photos will not be affected by this fault. Just take the memory card out of the camera and read it with a card reader attached to the computer.Unfortunately the camera will probably need an expensive repair, or if that isn't economic ... Nikon Coolpix S3000 Digital Camera

HELP! dropped camera, lens won't go back in, shutter won't close


Tapp the lense GENTLY in the opposite direction of the misalignment ... Kodak EasyShare DX6490 Digital Camera

HELP! dropped camera, lens won't go back in, shutter won't close


I have a camsung L830 that had similar problems and and after I would turn it on, it would beep three times and turn off....but I somehow fixed the lens by turning the camera on and then either pushing/pulling on the part the stickes out and hopefull ... HP Photosmart R927 Digital Camera

Dropped the camera, shutter won't closed, focus keep moving in and out, message "please turn off camera and turn on again"


Turn it on and then take hold of the end of the lense and gently oull it and twist it you may hear it click but dont force it. then turn off and on again this may solve you problem. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera

HELP! dropped camera, lens won't go back in, shutter won't close


... Digital Cameras

Dropped the camera, shutter won't closed, focus keep moving in and out, message "please turn off camera and turn on again"


This recently happened to me and I too got a hefty quote from the company since mine was no longer under warranty. I figured since it was trash anyways, I might as well take it apart and see if I could figure out what was broken. After removing all o ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ2 Digital Camera

Hi :) I have Sony f828 and the shutter button not working properly. I mean if push the button straight from the top, the shutter is not go (focus, laser is OK) but if pushing the button from top (by angel) or little from right by angle is working. I need to do this very gentile and must "fill" the button. Is it fixable? What can I do if can do myself? Where to buy parts, what I need. Thanks for any clue. Jan G. from NY


It works from an angle so the buttons internal contact is disfigured. I would purchase a new button or buy a used part camera on Ebay which are fairly inexpensive. That way you can have a donor camera to take apart and have a better feel about taking ... Digital Cameras

Memory card my camera keeps erasing my pictures. it sais that the memory card needs to be formated but it will erase all files on the camera. i have important photos that are on there right now, that i cant download to my computer. please help with suggestions to make the photos come back. i tried to lock and unlock the memory card but its no use. i really dont know whats going on so can you please make some suggestions to the steps i need to take to get my photos back.Thank You.


Also, use a card reader, copy your pictures from the card using the card reader, transfer your pix to your computer and then reformat the card ... Kodak EasyShare C613 Digital Camera

Users guide I have a cannon rebel x, 35mm, and I need a users guide. Where can I find one online to read or how can I buy one. One online to read would be ok. jjohnn i don't have a manual and i need to see pictures of dial types [modes]


Try here:\015\012\015\012http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/control ... Canon Sure Shot 115u II Date 35mm Film 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: 0.1338 seconds