Having problems with your Nikon Coolpix 5000 Digital Camera ?

Lens won't retract when turned off

\015 Nikon 5000 - lens won't retract when powered off. Camera won't do any thing at this point.\015

Answers :

Well, it's either the battery is exhausted, or there is an object sitting in the lens sleeve.
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