Having problems with your Fuji FinePix S700 Digital Camera ?

My fuji finepix releases the flash when the shutter button is pressed but the flash does not pop up into place

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Mine did the same thing. The problem in mine after extensive disassembly was the plastic had broken inside the flash where the pop up spring attaches.
\015\012This was a pretty extensive repair with full disassembly in my case, not for most people.
\015\012A workaround is to take a small rubber band, loop it over the top of the camera from the eyepiece for the viewfinder to the lobe in front of the flash. When you need flash, release the flasy and unhook the elastic fromt he front lobe and let it go under the raised flash unit and it will keep it up. If you case lets you, you can leave it that way. Not pretty but functional.
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