Having problems with your Konica Revio KD-400Z Digital Camera ?

My husband had a fall today and broke his foot and he had the camera in his hand. It now shows system error S0042 and the lens will not close. Can you help? Many thanks Angela


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Okay, the same happened to my camera. The lens stayed open and showed system error on a blue screen when I tried to close it. I checked if this had happened to others and found that it had, and took note of their comments.
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\015\012I tried first of all pushing the lens back in whilst trying to close the door: seems to work for some but not for me.
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\015\012I then tried pulling the lens out even further in case it hadn't come out all the way in the first place: didn't work either.
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\015\012I tried slapping it on the palm of my hand three times quite hard and trying again to close the lens door, then repeating this a few times: seems to work for some, but again not for me.
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\015\012Finally what did work: I rocked the lens back and forth gently a few times which suddenly brought it back to life - it sprang open a fraction, made the 'taadaa' noise to show it was ready and was delightfully back to normal.
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\015\012Seems the lens had been stuck somehow and needed a bit of gentle persuasion to return to its normal positon. It may be the combination of all the above that finally did the trick, or just the end one. I will never know. I do know that I love this little gizmo and that it has given me five years of brilliant service. There are cheaper and better spec' camers around now, but I wouldn't trade it for any of them, so its really lovely to have it back up and running.
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\015\012Hope this works for you and anyone else it may happen to.
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\015\012Les.
\015\012ps: Angela, hope your husband's foot has got better by now. Shame you can't do the same with limbs when they go wrong!
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