Having problems with your Nikon Coolpix S210 Digital Camera ?

My daughter has a Coolpix S210 and when we try to take a picture it is blurry/out of focus. I did a factory reset of settings but it didn't help. Any ideas if this can be fixed or what could have caused it?

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What probably happened was some sand got in the lens sockets. i have the same camera and that happened to me. so mess around with the lens like tap on the outside of the larger lens circle and twist it around. mine was a little worse than yours...i ended up using a wrench to twist the lens and then the lens worked perfectly fine! try it right when you turn it on and the lens opens up then pop the battery out and there u can mess with it. hope it works out.
Take a few pictures with the camera on a tripod or a firm surface. Are they still blurry? Are you pressing the shutter button halfway to allow the camera to lock in the focus before pressing the rest of the way? Have someone watch while you take a picture...do you move when pressing the shutter?
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