Having problems with your HP Photosmart M527 Digital Camera ?
Lens stuck in out position
\015 The lens on my HP Photosmart camera is stuck in the out position and it gives me "lens error" message 7f80\015
Replace the camera lens. Or take the camera apart, rebuild and clean the lens, then reinstall the camera lens into your camera. Rebuilding is not as fun as it sounds.
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