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DC motor Time out indicated when camera is turned on. The lens does not return to its place of origin Mercy


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I have a Nikon Coolpix L14 and all of a sudden, when I turn it on, the lens moves in and out while making a strange noise until a "Lens Error" message comes on the screen. I tried replacing the batteries, turning it off and on, taking out the memory card, and cleaning the lens. The first time I replaced the batteries, it worked...until the next time I used it and the screen was completely blurred. Then, I had the original problem with the "Lens Error" message. I really don't think it is a conde


Your problem may be due to corrosion on the battery contacts inside the camera\015\012which can prevent the full power of the batteries from flowing into the\015\012camera. Try this free fix before you do anything else: remove the batteries and wip ... Nikon Coolpix L14 Digital Camera

I own a Nikon D50 and the 55-200 lens will not autofocus (lens continually extends then retracts but never locks into focus). Ive read that depressing the lens release button whilst holding the lens in place and swivelling the lens a couple of times sometimes works (cleans muck off the sensors). I tried this but to no avail. Any halp would be much appreciated. Many thanks.


Why don't you just clean the sensors properly? Remove the lens and clean the contacts on both the camera body and the lens with a cotton swab lightly dampened with rubbing alcohol. There's a 50-50 chance something else is causing your problem but try ... Nikon D50 Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens

The camera was bought in Berlin two weeks ago from the SONY CENTRE !After downloading the pics to my PC for the second time,I erased the pics in the memory card also for the second time,and put the battery on the charger at night! So far so good!The next morning when i placed the fully charghed battery back in the camera and pressed the power ON,the lens goes IN-OUT three times and the screen indicates in a menu 'Turn the power off and on again';Also out of this menu on the screen(monitor) the '


HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P10 Digital Camera

3 beeps One day my camera was working fine. The next day, I tried to turn it on and the lens came out just a little and then it stopped and beeped three times. It now makes this noise everytime that I try to turn it on. It did this before when the lens was uneven. However, the lens appears to be in proper place so I don't understand why it is doing that.


After some attempts to turn on the camera following the instructions posted in this page, i just bang the camera when y press the start button, and the lens was released, and the camera start up with no problem :) ... Samsung Digimax D53 Digital Camera

The camera was bought in Berlin two weeks ago from the SONY CENTRE !After downloading the pics to my PC for the second time,I erased the pics in the memory card also for the second time,and put the battery on the charger at night! So far so good!The next morning when i placed the fully charghed battery back in the camera and pressed the power ON,the lens goes IN-OUT three times and the screen indicates in a menu 'Turn the power off and on again';Also out of this menu on the screen(monitor) the '


Hi there lakispapNormally , this error would indicate a lens error where the lens cannot extend out of the barrel. Usually it's because of accumulated dirt in the lens sheath , but since you camera is only 2 weeks old , this is barely an ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P10 Digital Camera

I'm looking for a customer service email or phone number i can contact about a broken camera that was purchased less then a year ago. its the second Kodak easyshare camera i have purchased with the same problem both times. the lens will not return back into the camera and the camera itself attempts to turn on but will not. i was told there is a 1 year warrenty on the camera through Kodak when i had returned to the store where i had purchased it. any suggestions?


Connect an AC adaptor and try again ... Kodak EASYSHARE M1063 Digital Camera

Same problem shook it checked batteries,voltage good and inserted properly repowered up; lens came out, no lcd view,lens eventually went back in after trying to power off several times. now having original problem again thanks, freshham


If\015\012the lens does not extend then it is possible that it has become jammed.\015\012Sometimes this can cause the camera to sense an error and shut itself\015\012down immediately after powering on.There\015\012are other explanations for the behav ... Olympus FE-110 Digital Camera

My olympus Fe 230 has a problem on start up. the red light keeps flashing, the image remains blurred and the lens keeps retracting and does not fully open and the only time I get a clear image is when I focus to original size after zooming and that too for a split second only. The service center guy said that was a problem with lens assembly and that I should replace it. What should I DO


Please try to reset the camera but it seems to be defective rather than repairing the cam it will be better if you go for a new cam. ... Olympus FE-230 Digital Camera

Epson 750Z won't take pictures with new 2gb Sandisk ultra II compact flash card. When I press the button to take a picture, the green light turns to orange for a long time. With the Ultra card in the camera, the lens takes a long time to return to the Off position after turning off the camera. It will still take pictures using a Lexmar 32mb card.


... Epson PhotoPC 750Z Digital Camera

LCD replacement Sony MAVICA MVC-CD400 I have cracked the original LCD display and want to replace it. It is fairly easy to get to and remove, but I can't find a way to buy a replacement. I cannot find a parts list from Sony or elsewhere on line. THe better parts places might stock it, but they don't call it an 'LCD display' I did find "optical device" at 2 parts places, but neither one has a picture of it so I am not sure that I am buying an LCD or maybe a CCD or even a Lens assembly. does anyon


I have the same problem and have found a Level 2 Repair and service manuel complete with diagrams and circutry. Go to http://www.eserviceinfo.com/downloa ... Sony Mavica MVC-CD400 Digital Camera

My samsung digimax u-ca 401 does not capture pictures as they are. The monitor shows dark images even outside and its not to do with the settings. I think the lens has a problem because one time when this happened, a few taps on the lens brought the images bright. I have tried tapping again but nothing seemd to work. What do I do as I got this as a gift and do not have the option of returning it!


... Samsung Digital Cameras

Suddenly the pictures I take with my Lumix DMC-ZS3 have dark, shadowy, relatively circular spots on them. The spots are more noticeable when I zoom in. The spots are always in the same places on my images. This is my favorite camera of all time and I very distressed over this issue. I suspect dust has collected somewhere inside the lens where I can not get at it. I have gently cleaned the outside surface of the lens and have blown it off with compressed air but the problem persists, What c


... Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 Digital Camera

I have a Nikon S230 (touch screen) and out of nowhere, it said "Lens error" whenever I turned it on, and zoomed in and out then just shut off. I got really mad since it was a new camera, and hit it a couple of times. The "Lens error" went away and it returned to normal, except now the screen and all the pictures I take are extremely blurry, please help!


HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \015\012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a pro ... Nikon COOLPIX S230 Digital Camera

I just bought a Moultrie MFH-DGW-5.0. I hung it from a tree. I had deer tracks all over the place the next morning. It only took pictures in the day time. I got no pictures of the deer that were right out in front of it at night. Anything I should try before returning it?


Run setup and make sure you don't have IR disabled/turned off. ... Moultrie MFH-DGS-100 Digital Camera

My batteries wore out and my camera never got to put the lens in its original place. Now they are obstructed and my camera is telling me to "Restart Camera". How do I restart it?


Hi, \012\012Just use new good battery to try solve your problem.\012If fails, it should get repaired at dealer.\012\012Regards\012 ... Digital Cameras

My camera can be opened them it will beep a lot of time then shuts off but the lens would not return


Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digi ... Olympus FE-360 Digital Camera

Went on a 3-week trip with my SX120is and it performed flawlessly. Downloaded all pictures upon returning. Hadn't used camera for a couple of weeks when yesterday the screen started displaying a very low resolution frozen picture and the camera stoped responding to all the controls. After about 10 seconds, the camera turned off without retracting the lens. This problem keeps repeating, but not the exact same way every time. Sometimes the camera functions well for a minute or two before hang


Did you go by the ocean on your trip? If so it probably got some salt air in it and would need to be cleaned. ... Canon PowerShot S3 IS Digital Camera

I NOT KNOWING THERE WAS WATER ON THE COUNTER, PLACED MY CYBERSHOT CAMERA ON WATER FOR ABOUT A COUPLE OF MINUTES. NOW WHEN I TURN THE CAMERA ON THE LENS GOES IN AND OUT ABOUT 4 TO FIVE TIMES THEN IT SAYS ON THE SCREEN TURN THE POWER OFF AND ON AGAIN, I DO THIS BUT I GET THE SAME THING OVER AND OVER.


Http://www.fixya.com/support/r3771170-phone_water_damage ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera

How do you open the camera properly to clean the sensor of the Fuji F700 digital camera? We've had it for some time, and all of a sudden it has a dust spot in the same place on all the images. Have already checked, and the lens itself is clean.


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When i turn on my camera it turns right back off. The lens will come out as if it is about to take a pic but then it goes right back in. I cleaned the original battery and connections, still didn't work. I got a new battery and it is still doing the same thing, from the 1st time I put the new battery in.


Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\015\012\015\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digit ... Sanyo VPC-E7 Digital Camera

HElppppppppppppp My camera, which i bought on June 10th, 2007, only allows two options when i turn it on: "power off" or "format". I said "format/yes" which says "caution erasing all". It then said, "busy" for a while, but eventually returned to my original two options! After plugging it in to my computer, the computer didn't acknowledge it. I don't know why it's like this in the first place, but please help!


Has your camera always done this? Or is this a recent problem. Also, have you changed your memory card, and that has caused your error? Some times if you use a higher capacity memory card than the camera can use (especially with the xD ... Olympus FE-230 Digital Camera

The lens does not return to original closed position.


This is a firmware problem that has been happening with everyone I have encountered with a digital camera. There is a bad file that needs to be upgraded. This is causing the the zoom to stick or not full extract. The company will repair it for $50. I ... Casio Exilim EXZ75 Digital Camera

AF TROUBLESHOOTING SUDDENLY WITH NO WARNING THE AF STOPED FUNCTIONING AND THE ASSISTANCE BEEM IS OUT OF ORDER. I HAVE AN EOS 350D RECENTLY PURCHASED. I AM USING RESPECTIVELY SIGMA AND CANON USM LENS. TODAY AND AFTER FILLING THE BATTERY AND INSERTING THEM IN THE GRIP I TURNED ON MY CAMERA AND FOR NO APPARENT REASON EVERYTHING IS WORKING EXCEPT FOR THE AF. IF I TURN IT TO MANUEL THE CAMERA WILL FUNCTION PERFECTLY. I CLEARED THE SETTING AND RETURNED TO THE ORIGINAL STATUS BUT NO RESULT. I TRI


The secondary small mirror that guides the light from the lens to the sensors ( sensors sit at the bottom of the mirror box , underneeth the main mirror ) may be out of position. To check : take lens off and gently lift the main mirror half way up ( ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

THE LENS COVER CAME LOOSE WHEN I OPENED IT UP THE HOLE AT THE TOP OF THE LENS COVER SEEMS TO BE MISSING A GASGET THAT HOLDS IT IN PLACE WHILE THE BOTTOM HOLE ON THE LENS SLIDES IT OPEN AND CLOSED. IT JUST WILL NOT STAY IN PLACE WITH NOTHING TO HOLD THE TOP HOLE IN PLACE. CAN THIS PART BE REPLACED. OR IS THERE SOMEWHERE I CAN SEE A PICTURE OF WHAT THIS LOOKS LIKE WHEN THE COVER OF THE CAMERA IS REMOVED AND THE LENS IS WORKING PROPERLY.


Hello. Your issue is not a common one. Call Kodak directly \015\012\015\012During our normal business hours (Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST),call us at 1-800-431-7278 ... Kodak EasyShare V610 Digital Camera
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