Having problems with your Fuji FinePix S5200 / S5600 Digital Camera ?

A white stripe across middle of screen with "focus error" in it. Will only allow me to view pictures taken. When I shut it off, seems to be sound of a motor running in it for a few seconds.


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The focus error means that it is a lens related problem, most likely a mechanical obstruction in the lens gears. Since you can hear the motor running I am assuming that its fixed itself but the error did not reset. Turn off the camera. Remove the battery hold for 2 min. Put the battery back in, press and hold the power button for 10 seconds. When the lens is extending gently pull on it to help it extend. IF yu have no problems with the lens see if you are able to take a pic. Otherwise it may be an image sensor failure. Set the camera in manual focus mode and see if you can take a pic. If you still can't take a pic or the image comes out dark then its a confirmed image sensor failure and you will have to get it replaced.
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