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I have a HP photsmart R742, when I put the battery in it says lens error, report code R740-033. How do I fix this?


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This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras. There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html
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I have a HP photsmart R742, when I put the battery in it says lens error, report code R740-033. How do I fix this?


This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras. There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html ... HP Photosmart R727 Digital Camera

Lens error code R740-033 on an HP R742 camera. Lenn will not close I have the same problem that my lens won't close and screen only shows Lens Error Code R740-033 It tells me to go to hp.com to get the fix, but when i do, it just tells me to ring a number in the U.S. Can you tell me how to fix it, please? The camera is a HP Photosmart R742, by the way


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HP Photosmart R742 Lens error report code R740-033


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I slipped over while my camera was on and dropped it, when i turn it on it shows a blury vision and then turns to a red screen saying lens error code R740 - 033, how do i get it fixed so it works properly again?


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Lens error i have a hp photosmart r742 digital camera,when i try to take picture it says lens error r740-033


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Hp photosmart r742-lens error


Press the lens till the little doors close but not at all, i just fix it these ways 2 min ago! I SWEAR, just press it with a little hard and cross ur finger =D it work for me! ... HP Photosmart R727 Digital Camera

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