Having problems with your Nikon COOLPIX 5100 Digital Camera ?
The lens won't open or close; the screen says "Lens error".
This generally means that there is something in the way of the gears in the lens or they are just stuck. Simply pick up the camera like you are going to take a picture, hold onto it with only your right hand and then smack the bottom of the camera on the palm of your other hand. This should free up the lens and get rid of the error. Let me know how it works out and if you need anything else.\012
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