Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare Digital Cameras ?
What do I clean the terminal of the camera with
Start with a dry cloth. If that doesn't do it, try a pencil eraser (be sure to blow all the gunk out afterward). Only if there's still crud on the contacts then resort to a little alcohol. Don't pour it onto the contacts directly, but onto a cloth.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Kodak EasyShare Digital Cameras
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
My Finepix S1500 digital camera won't turn on. I have replaced the batteries with new lithium batteries, cleaned the terminals with a cleaning cloth and it still won't turn on. The camera is only seven months old. Is there anything else I can try?
... Fuji FinePix 3800 Digital Camera
"Please describe your clean terminal xd card dry cloth problem": Well, that is exactly what my Olympus camera tells me to do whenever I switch it on! No amount of wiping makes any difference. I also went to a local photography shop where they tried my card in a reader (with no response whatsoever), and in one of their cameras, and again there was the request to clean it with a dry cloth. The shop said there is nothing that anyone can do. Please prove me wrong! By the way, the card is an Oly
Sorry, but every indication confirms that you have a faulty memory card. It's either a manufacturing error or a handling error (you should never normally touch the contacts except as you have already been directed to do so).There is only ... Digital Cameras
My Cannon Power Shot A520 Camera will not power the lens up when I turn it on. I get the message "No Image" on the viewing screen, but nothing else happens. Back Switch is set on camera symbol, but camera acts like it is set on view. I have installed new batteries and battery terminals are clean.
The camera may need a software update which can be done through manufacture for $50 or you can downlaod an update from their website and follow the directionsOr the zoom may be dirty or debris is stuck in the zoom lens and needs to be blow out ... Digital Cameras
With new batteries, Canon PowerShot SX120IS camera does not operate - ie- no power. Have tried several new batteries, cleaned terminals, etc. but no luck. Camera has been protected during recent cross country driving trip, not dropped, worked fine. Now - nothing.
From my experience with the powershots when you see this it is usually one of the little onboard fuses has popped. This can happen during charging or operation or just from static. Unfortunately while the fuse itself is worth a few pennies the labour ... Digital Cameras
I have a digital camera type HP945 which has lately given me trouble. Recentlyy, it was stored away for short period whilst it was not in use. Unfortunately, the four AA batteries were left in it during this time. As a consequence, corrosion of the batteries occurred. I have done my best to clean the terminals in the camera and I have replaced the batteries. However, when I now close the battery compartment, I am confronted with the red timer light coming on either at flashing intervals or c
... Digital Cameras
Canon PowerShot A495 - Brand new. Used it once and took 40 photos. It then told me to change the batteries which I did. From then on it keeps saying "change the batteries" I've used alkalines and also rechargeable NiMH, These are either new or fully recharged batteries and still I get the same message. I have also cleaned the terminals inside the camera and even those on the batteries themselves. No change. This is clearly not a battery problem. This is a camera problem and its seems I am not th
... Canon PowerShot A430 Digital Camera
What do I clean the terminal of the camera with
Start with a dry cloth. If that doesn't do it, try a pencil eraser (be sure to blow all the gunk out afterward). Only if there's still crud on the contacts then resort to a little alcohol. Don't pour it onto the contacts directly, but onto a cl ... Kodak EasyShare Digital Cameras
Sony a100 incapatible battery, the battery is fully charged and has always worked in the past, after taken it out for a while i put it back in then it said no lens, so i cleaned the terminals on the lens not the camera, put the lens on and battery back in . now it says again incapatible battery.
Hi, Try to use an another new battery , Hope this helps and soon reply me if you need further instruction, ... Sony Alpha DSLR-A100 Digital Camera
I have inserted a charged battery but the camera will not turn on. I cleaned the battery terminal with a cotton swab, as recommended in the manual, but it will still not turn on.
This is the first time that this occurs? Is the battery new, how time is working with this battery? Are you try with another battery?Also, keep in mind turn off the LCD screen to save power. If nothing comes on at all, then try looking fo ... Canon PowerShot SD780 IS / IXUS 100 IS Digital Camera
My camera shuts down and closes every time I try to take a picture. Have cleaned terminals, replaced battery. Noted that the two tiny holes near the lens flashes while I try to shoot. No trauma.
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 professional.Use\015\ ... Canon Powershot SD450 / IXUS 55 Digital Camera
Camera wont turn, I have checked that battey its got power to it, terminals are clean. Dont know what else to try.
Replace the batteries. ... Digital Cameras
Our Kodak MX 1063 turns on but immediately turns off. We have changed batteries and clean the terminals . This is the second camera of this model that this has happened to,
1. Make sure you will install a new or fully charged battery/batteries into your camera. Please use lithium batteries Ni-Mh or rechargeable Batteries (2000 M.Amp or higher). 2. Turn on your camera without the memory card. (If it works then it?s your ... Kodak MX1063 Digital Camera
When reconnecting my Sony ccd-f375e camcorder using the mains adaptor it initially worked. However when I switched of and on again it has failed to work. The light on the mains adaptor is on which suggests that power is going thru. I have tried to cleaning the terminals on the adaptors connectors to the camera but this also failed. Any thoughts? I have ordered a new battery just in case it is the mains adaptor.
Hi,Sony CCD-F375E is pretty old model camcorder that was launched in July 1991 This type of camcorders got known problem of leaky surface mount capacitors and solution was to replace these leaky capacitors carefully with proper soldering ... Digital Cameras
When I tried to upload photos my computer didn't detect the device and said to be careful removing the camera or the photos could be deleted. When I removed the USB chord and tried to reconnect it to my computer a message came up that says "clean the terminal of the xD card with the dry cloth" I did that and the message keeps popping up. There is another options called FORMAT but when I click yes on format all of my pictures will be deleted...is the only way to fix this to delete my pictures on
1. Stop trying to connect your camera to the computer. Obviously, this is only giving you problems.\0122. Get a card reader. Use it to download your pictures from now on. \0123. When removing anything (camera, card reader, etc.) from a USB port on yo ... Olympus FE-280 Digital Camera
Camera will not come on. batteries ok, have clean terminals etc
What type of batteries? i found that mine needed heavy output...like kodak camera batteries... ... Digital Cameras
Canon PowerShot A630 camera won't power on, even with fresh batteries / cleaned terminals.
... Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera
My Finepix s5800 camera won't turn on properly. I slide the power switch and the green light comes on for about 2 seconds then turns off. But I turn the playback button on, and it lets me view the pictures. I tried recharging the batteries, cleaning the battery terminal and making sure it isn't on the viewfinder setting. Help?
... Fuji Finepix S5800 Digital Camera
I have a Canon PowerSHot A510. It will not come on. I have replaced the batteries with new rechargeable batteries and it still wont come on. I have tried cleaning the battery terminals and no luck. The memory card is still okay because it works in another camera that I have. What do you think is wrong with it.
Have you checked the little switch for the battery door, along with the little plastic push-piece that closes the switch? ... Canon Digital Cameras
NO POWER camera shut off in mnid shutter. battery fully charged, but cleaned all the terminals and then charged again. replaced the time/date battery. and also a new CF card. Once everything was done still no power at all. It will not turn on. Someone told me that it was probably the motor. I have no idea, does anyone have any suggestions
I would have to agree sounds like a motor or gear that the motor turns. ... Canon Digital Rebel / EOS-300D Digital Camera with EF-S 18-55mm Lens
How do I clean specs of dust from an olympus OM10 camera? I have an OM10 that has not been used for many years. My kid is hoping to use it in a college class she has next semester but I noticed it has specs of dust/dirt when I look through the viewfinder. How do I clean this. The price to service this camera is about 150.00 and a couple of weeks. I am not sure the camera is worth it, so I am looking to see if their is a DIY solution. Thanks
Well, you're right, not worth 150. Unless you have the plug in manual speed adapter for that camera, it's not really suitable for classroom work. The good news is that the specks you see in the viewfinder will not appear on any pictures taken with ... Digital Cameras
I have a Panasonic Lumix digital camera model DMC-TZ3. It fell into a toilet 8 months ago. I know gross. Fell when the water was still clean.Camera seemed dead. Found it in my garage the other day and stuck the battery in it and it came to life and takes pictures. Problem is that the inside of the lens needs to be cleaned as the water dried inside and left it smudged. Camera shop wants $161.00 to clean it. A new camera of this model is on Amazon for same price. How do I get inside the len
For reparing estimates cost of camerahttp://www.advancecamera.com/repairthe link will help you to ... Digital Cameras
Shutter malfunction few weeks ago I moved and when I began unpacking and got to my camera, I discovered that something had spilled in the box and was coating the camera. I dried it off as best I could, and turned it on. It worked normally. A few days later, I noticed that whatever had spilled on it, that I hadn't been able to clean off, formed a strange gel like coating around some of the buttons. I again cleaned off what I could get to, and again, turned the camera on, and about a second later,
It sounds like a part of your electronic system shorted. It's unusual anything works at all. \015\012THe front and back housing fit together like a **** shell. After you have removed all the screws gently pry a thin blade between the halves and ... Nikon Coolpix L11 Digital Camera
Cleaning cassette I do not have any knowledge of camera fixing and such. So if I am correct, there is a cassette to clean the inside of my camera (the one you suggested to me earlier)? And that should fix the dirty video head?
What model and brand of camera do you have and what exactly the problem with camera. ... Digital Cameras
I need help. I have Fujifilm xd-Picture card M1 GB for my Olympus stylus camera. I have pictures stored in them already and when I tried to download the pictures, it took a very long time to read the card and still it wasn't recognize. And then I tried putting the card back to my camera and it gave a me a card error. It says I have to clean the contact area of the card with dry cloth which I did several times and still giving me the same message (clean the card....). Please help...I am very
Sounds as if somehow the memory card is corrupted. In order to retrieve the images you would need to run some type of image recovery software. You can try a program called zero assumption recovery which will allow you to try and retrieve the images ... Digital Cameras
I have a Canon SD780IS camera and now notice dark spots on the pictures. I tried cleaning the front of the lens with a Q-tip but they did not go away or move around. I have 2 such cameras . One with 6-8 spots and my new one with one spot. Is there a sensor that one can clean. Does anyone else have this problem
To thansen 3:\012\012Yes, eventually everyone who owns this camera will see these dust orbs in every photo they take once the problem appears, and the problem continues to worsen until you will see no image at all. I've had my SD780IS for about ... Canon PowerShot SD780 IS / IXUS 100 IS Digital Camera