Having problems with your Fuji FinePix S1000FD Digital Camera ?

My flash seems to be stuck in the "suppressed" mode. Also the Manual on page 64 refers to a "turn" of the "command dial" to the "flash mode setting". Since that item is not described anywhere else and the only turnable dial is the "mode" dial, I assume that it means to press the flash mode arrow. When I do that nothing happens. The flash modes do not display as described in the manual. I can't figure out how to get the flash to function properly again. I have made all my attempts with fre


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Remove memory card and batteries, press and hold power button for 5 seconds, wait a few more minutes, put just the batteries back in and try it. Also make sure zoom and lens are not dirty and no debris on them. If so, use rubbing alcohol and cotton swab to clean it.
\015\012If problems still exists, try updating the software or you can send it in and the manufacture will repair it for $50
Hello Bill. go through the menu until you find reset. Click on it and it will reset your camera to factory settings. This should solve your problem. Regards, Joe
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My flash seems to be stuck in the "suppressed" mode. Also the Manual on page 64 refers to a "turn" of the "command dial" to the "flash mode setting". Since that item is not described anywhere else and the only turnable dial is the "mode" dial, I assume that it means to press the flash mode arrow. When I do that nothing happens. The flash modes do not display as described in the manual. I can't figure out how to get the flash to function properly again. I have made all my attempts with fre


Remove memory card and batteries, press and hold power button for 5 seconds, wait a few more minutes, put just the batteries back in and try it. Also make sure zoom and lens are not dirty and no debris on them. If so, use rubbing alcohol and cotton ... Fuji FinePix S1000FD Digital Camera

Getting "busy" display on all modes except no-flash mode...


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I have a kodak easy share c160 and when i take a picture it displays on the screen really bright and it has vertical lines all the way down the whole picture, it just started doing it one day and i have no clue why, BUT if i set it to burst mode the pictures look fine, but you cant use the flash on burst mode...PLEASE HELP!!!


Remove the card and blow compressed air in the chamber in order to clean any dust that may have gotton onto the card's contacts.\015\012\015\012Also, try to reset the camera from the menu if it has this option.\015\012\015\012 ... Kodak EasyShare C160 Digital Camera

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Hi, My D80 has suddenly developed a fault, where it registers the flash as open and in use even when its shut. This has the effect of syncing the shutter speed and limiting it to 1 200th in all modes. In addition, whilst the flash button will still change the flash mode using the command dials, it won't open the flash- almost like the camera thinks the flash is already open. I have tried prising open the flash, and it still doesn't fire even when open. There was no indication of a problem previ


Hi dave_lankest. My suggestion is to do a factory reset on the camera. This is found on page 129 of the manual. Open the rubber flap on the left side of the camera then you will see below the USB port a small button, that is the reset switch. If that ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens

I am having problems with the flash working on my camera. It does not seem to matter if it is in automatic or manual modes. When I take a picture in either mode, when a flash is needed, the flash icon just blinks on the display. The camera will not take any photo when this is happening. The only way I can get my camera to take a photo is manually set the flash to off. Why is this happening?


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"busy" in all modes except non-flash setting on 300d


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Hi. I have a Canon Xsi/450D Camera. I can access the menu funtions when in the preset modes eg. landscape, sports etc. but when i rotate the dial past the Auto mode into the manual settings modes(the creative zone as canon calls them) the menu funtion will not work. I push the menu button and nothing, the remote funtions will not work either. I've tried to update the firmware, but as you have to access the menu in the manual modess to do this i cant update the firmware either(also cant do


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Picture mode Only half of the picture modes are available. Neither tv or av are avilable only p and m On the other side of the dial only macro sport flash off and auto are availabl So when I put the dial on tv it will say program exposure. Is this a software problem or a problem with the dial


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Just rec'd. an EasyShare C180 and have no idea how to use it. It only came with a small fold-out instruction sheet. To take a picture it says: Turn the Mode dial to (a little camera picture). I have no little camera on the Mode dial, only have : a hand; looks like a video camera; AUTO; a flower, looks like an action figure, and SCN. Can you please assist> Thank you! Sue Palmer


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I have a blue fujifilm finepix z20fd 5v. And i can't get the flash on. It keeps telling me hold the display button down to deactivate silent mode. Wheres the display button and how do i turn it off so i can use my flash.


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I have a canon digital ixus 55 however on auto mode the shots are coming out blury even with flash and i can only seem to get a clear photo on digital mode however this does not allow me to use flash so when i want to take photos in darker lights it proves a problem!! help if u can! also a few times the camera would shut down only displaying a small number in the corner of the screen E18 but i don't no what this means.


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I have an EOS Rebel XTi. The Mode dial does not show all zones, ie: It shows Program and Shutter-priority and automatic depth-of-field but does not show Aperture-priority or Manual modes on the setting display when selected on the dial.


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HI, I have nikon L110 and when i click pictures without flash in portrait mode and auto mode it takes long time to display on screen after clicking the pictures .. but when i use flash it comes quickly . Please help me with this,, whether there is some setting i overlooked. Thank you. H


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I cannot turn the flash back on. When I push on the lightning bolt button nothing happens, the display shows the flash turned off. Is something wrong with the camera. I have not had it that long and just use the IA mode and I know it worked before; can I reset the camera back to factory settings? I tried all the other modes and was able to use in in C1 but then I was messing around with that and now won't work in that either. Thank you for your help.


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I have a Kodak Easyshare model dx5430 digital camera (5mp). It has worked like a champ for years. Last night I was at an event when the image display went dark at picture 31. All preceding photos were able to be reviewed. The camera flash works fine. The camera displays all the other characteristics of a working unit. It turns on and off; the flash works, the menu is accessible - everything. It just doesn't register any photos. Even in close-up mode, there is nothing. It's as if the lens cap is


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When you turn it on the screen displays "mode dial in not in the proper position." Mode dial does not turn properly.


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My D80 suddenly stopped taking photos while I was in Auto mode. I noticed the flash stopped releasing. I've changed lenses, reset the camera's green buttons, switched out the card, reset the clock. It will occasionally take a photo, not necessarily in focus,and the flash will on occasion pop, but I can't figure out what the correct triggers are. Can anyone help? Lens is 18-135mm. Set Lens in in "A" and camera is in "AF"mode. Thanks much.


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Flash adjustments the problem i'm having is the utilisation of the flash at night???? i cant get good pictures indoors or outdoors at night will i have to buy a flash to fit on the flash mount on the cam or is there a way to set the cam in a manual mode with the f's ajustement ???


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My Canon EOS 450D wont display the: Green square mode, P, TV, AV, M, A-DEP or the Portrait modes when I turn the dial. How do I fix this?


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I have a panasonic DMC-TZ3 when I turn it on it displays mode dial is not in proper positon. It will let me take pictures in certian modes but will not let me view pictures or be on the heart mode ro scn1. Can you please Help!


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I have a four year old Canon S1-IS that worked fine as recently as two weeks ago. I tried to take a photo with it last Friday and all I can see in wither the viewfinder or the display is a very garbled screen with horizontal stripes, that seem to change colors. The display mode DOES display images from the Compact Flash card in good shape. Any suggestions? Bruce Vincent [email protected] 281-379-4596


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