Having problems with your Fuji Finepix S5800 Digital Camera ?
Flash pop up problem
\015 Flash will not pop-up on fuji s5800 - can pull it up manually. Any ideas please and if dealer problem - any idea how much>\015
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Flash pop up problem
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My camera is fully charged. I even put in a new battery, and I have a problem when I turn the camera on. It will come on- green light will flash- lens will pop out- but than it retracts immediately and the camera shuts down- how can I remerdy this ? - what could be the problem ? Please help
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Error 5 ! Canon Rebel Xti w/ 28-135mm It was working fine! had it for 10 day's and after about 560 images taken ( 4 gig flash card ) The message read : "The built in flash auto pop up was obstracted... turn it off and on again..same problem. any simple tip ? solution ? or take it back to the dealer. I appreciate your Help ! Peter Toronto
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The pop up flash only pops up part of the way so the pictures are dark. Can this be fixed and how much will it cost. Where can I bring the camera to fix the problem
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My fujifilm s5700 has a small problem... The flash itself works fine, the light that is, but it does not automatically pop up. It pops up about a milimeter or so, but not enough to be functional. If I hold the flash upright it works fine, its just annoying. Just curious if this could be fixed fairly simply? help!
The Flash Spring mounting breaks\012\012\012Anyway if you are brave and handy you CAN fix this. \012First remove the back of the camera - 3 screws in battery bay, 1 in the side above the memory card door, The two rear most on ... Fuji FinePix S5700 Digital Camera