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Does not turn on. even when attached to the computer it will not turn on


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Does not turn on. even when attached to the computer it will not turn on


... HP Photosmart R742 Digital Camera

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I have a panosonic TZ3 and i can not upload the JPG or video image files to my imac. I have followed all instructions and even when the computer is turned off camera will not mount or activate an untitled folder to the desk top when using the usb connection and turning the computer back on. the mode dial on the camera is set to play back but nothing happens. Would appreciate any advice!


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I'm not sure what is relevant and what isn't but... Two days ago I tried taking a picture on my timer and all of them came out blurry. I wasn't sure why this was so I started poking around on the camera and decided to reset all factory settings. Then that evening I tried to upload my pictures to my computer as usual. The software (Picasa) locked up. I tried taking the camera out of the cradle and turning it on but it wouldn't turn on. I rebooted my computer and tried turing the camera on


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When I plug in my camera to the computer, instead of getting the two toned alert that indicates that the computer has recognized that new hardware has been attached to the computer, it makes a three tone alert. When I go to "my computer" the camera doesn't show up. But if I turn the camera off, the computer makes the two tone alert indicating that it recognizes that the hardware is uninstalled. What does this mean? I have been able to plug my camera in with no problems for the last four years s


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I want to connect to my computer. Kodak is installed. I attach by the proper cord and it will not turn on. As soon as I remove the cord the camera turns on


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My camera was working fine and i turned it on it said low battery shut it self off no big deal then i put brand new batteries in it and the green light just blinks at me it won't turn on anymore i even tried hooking it up to my computer and it just won't turn on at all


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My camera lense won't close even when i turn it off & on. i have tried to turn it off and on the screen only goes on & immediately turns off. the green light in the corner flashes so i know that the battery is still working. i tried to plug it into my computer to retrieve the pics on the camera but it couldn't recognize the camera.


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Well with a clutch of cameras showing the same fault - together with other queries of a similar nature I suggest you contact Canon on an\015\012Educational level- for a bulk replacement deal.\015\012There are obviously showing a common manufacturin ... Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera

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I can't download my pictures off of my Kodak EasyShare M753 digital camera onto my computer. The computer doesn't even recognize that the camera is attached to the computer.


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Black screen When i bought a usb cable for my pentax s5i.. and connected it to the computer the screen suddely turned black, i thought that happened coz the computer is reading it but the computer wotn recognize it at all and even when the camera is not connected to the cable.. the screen is still black.. i tried taking the battery out and squeezing the camera but it still wont work.. it still takes pictures htough and the pictures are fine. Thanks for your help :)


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I am logging into finepix and i want to transfer pics onto my computer and i plug in the usb and then the camera and then turn on and then it makes the noise that the computer registers the device but doesnt think or say anything and wont bring up the pics. do i need to update the system to access pics. even though the program is already on my computer and it has worked before?


... Fuji FinePix J12 Digital Camera

When I use the ArcSoft Photo Impression Program and attach the camera to the computer with the USB extension cable it shows no pictures available. When I turn on the camera the pictures are there. How do I get it to release the pictures to the computer. I tried My Computer as the instructions stated but I do not have a Removable Disc selection after that to select.


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My Kodak Z950's Lens is stuck out and when I attempt to turn it on it the light on top will flash and the camera will attempt to turn on for a few seconds then turn off. It is not the battery as the camera does this even when plugged into my computer.


HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel\015\012 after dropping it, or it being hit. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \015\012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional. ... Kodak EasyShare Z950 Digital Camera

Cyberpix s-555v my mercury cyberpix S-555V camera worked well for a couple of weeks, but once when i tried to attached it to my computer it stopped working. ever since every time i try to turn it on, the red light turns on for a few seconds indicating busy, but then it goes off, and nothing happens. neither the lens opens nor does it repond to any kind of gentle pats. i've tried new batteries too, but all in vain.. what do i do?


Sounds like a problem with the usb cord and you need to write the company and they are really good about sending out another one,same thing happened to me too. ... Mercury Electronics CyberPix S-550V Digital Camera

Cyperpix s-555v my mercury cyberpix S-555V camera worked well for a couple of weeks, but once when i tried to attached it to my computer it stopped working. ever since every time i try to turn it on, the red light turns on for a few seconds indicating busy, but then it goes off, and nothing happens. neither the lens opens nor does it repond to any kind of gentle pats. i've tried new batteries too, but all in vain.. what do i do?


Dear,If your camera is in warranty period then please visit the nearest service station.Regards,Rakesh KumarNetwork Support Engineer ... Mercury Electronics CyberPix S-550V Digital Camera

Hello ive recently purchased a Kodak c913 camera and im already having problems. I am unable to get the camera to even turn on. Ive tried replacing the batteries and still nothing, it doesnt turn on whilst connected to the computer either. Im outta of ideas. Can you help? Regards C


Your fix could be as simple as cleaning the camera's battery contacts,\015\012or it could be something more serious and expensive. First try\015\012removing the batteries and cleaning the camera contacts with a small\015\012metal brush, steel wool, ... Kodak EasyShare C913 Digital Camera

Dropped Camera I dropped the camera and now it wont turn on by the power button, but it does cut on when plugged to the computer to download pictures to computer. I took it to this guy around my hometown and he said it was the main circut board and it couldnt be fixed. He also said that he couldnt even get it to cut on the way that I do. After picking up my camera I tried my way of cutting it on and guess what! It worked. Please tell me what to do


We, the manufacture, would not repair it for you. You can call us at 800 730 6597 for a replacement cost. \015\012\015\012Trevor Gordon\015\012Senior Customer Tech\015\012General Imaging Company\015\012(Exclusive GE Di ... GE A830 Digital Camera

Camera wont turn on after downloading pictures. I forgot that the camera was still attached to the computer and shut it down. Now the camera is still extended in zoom and does not turn on/off.


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M1033 Sound volume very low on Video. Have turned up to high on the camera and even when the computer sound is turned as high as poss it still is hard to hear


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My camera doesn't turn on at all. I took it out of its cover today and I first thought it was a battery problem so I recharge my battery but it still doesn't turn on at all. I tried to connect it to my computer, hoping that it will do something but still nothing. Strangely enough, the lens is on and I don't want to use force to put it back inside, afraid that it might damage the camera even more.Should I send it for repair? and if yes, where is the best place to do it? thanks in advance


Sounds like the infamous canon loose screw. a screw becomes loose and rattles around untill it shorts out a circut board usually the dc board prob. cost you between 100 and 150 dollers most camera repair shops should be able to repair it. ... Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera

Was loading pictures from SD card and frame appeared to lock up. It went blank and will not respond even after turning on and off and unplugging for a long period of time. Tried a different card -- nothing -- no response. Called technical support for Smartparts and she had me connect it to my computer -- computer did not recognize any new hardware. Warranty is only 90 days and I've had it six months. Smartparts tech support says there is no repair available. HELP!! Thank you. Barbara


Please try it in another computer.. if it works it detects on another computer then the problem is with ur computers USB . that can be rectified. \015\012\015\012even try these steps which may work for u.\015\012 ... Digital Cameras

I have replaced the battery in my R707 (twice) but it won't take pictures. The message says "charging flash" and locks up the camera. The only way I can turn it off is to attach it to the computer and then turn it off. We have a big wedding upcoming and I need the camera to work. Please advise what the problem is and how or where to have it fixed. Thanks in advance. Susan Gillen


Here is a link to the HP support site, which you may already have read, but it gives specific instructions for performing a power reset of your camera, which is their preferred method for solving a problem such as the lock up you are experiencing... ... HP Photosmart R707 Digital Camera
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