Having problems with your Nikon Digital Cameras ?
My dix has taken to 'freezing' the menu will not move and autofocus doesnt work.it did this last week and after a few days worked again. i get an fL message in the top panel.also the battery keeps disccharging quickly.
Hello david. thanks for selecting fixya. look in the menu for the reset function and reset your camera. that should solve your problems. if it does not, go to nikon.com and find the repair center near you because you do not want to void the warranty.
Hi. Fl is flash error. There is a fault that is concerning the built in flash unit. Try removing batteries and SD card, put batteries back and restart the camera. If this simple reset does not get rid of the problem, then the camera must be taken apart and tested by a technician. The internal fault is also causing an excessive power draw, this is causing the battery to drain faster. Call Nikon at the number listed on the owner manual to get a quote on repair. Regards.
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My dix has taken to 'freezing' the menu will not move and autofocus doesnt work.it did this last week and after a few days worked again. i get an fL message in the top panel.also the battery keeps disccharging quickly. david
Hello david. thanks for selecting fixya. look in the menu for the reset function and reset your camera. that should solve your problems. if it does not, go to nikon.com and find the repair center near you because you do not want to void the warra ... Nikon Digital Cameras
Good Day. I dropped my Nikon Coolpix L16 camera onto a table. Since then when i switch the device on the lens goes out about a quarter and the goes back in and i get a lens error message. I noticed that when the lens goes out it bends to the right(looking from the top) and gets stuck by something. When i pull the lens a little to the left while switching it on everything works fine. A very small metal part came out of the camera. Any ideas? is it repairable?
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I have a Nikon S6 digital camera, everything about the camera seems to work fine, except for this "lens error" message I keep getting. Sometimes I'll turn it on, and I can use it just fine. But then there are other times where I have to turn it off and on in order to get it to work. And then there are those times where turning it off and on don't help. I usually give up and try again later. Sometimes it'll still give that error message, and other times, it will just work like normal. What can
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I keep getting a message on my DSC-H50 sony camera. The message says reinsert the memory stick. I tried taking it out and reinserting but it did not work. I keep getting the message
I will forward a link to a page where you can more information regarding this issue. http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=C166567 ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H50 Digital Camera
Lens error I have a Canon Powershoot SD1000 and it was working fine until one day the lens stopped retracting. Now it doesn't retract and I get a Lens Error, Restart Camera message. I looked at other websites to get help and tried some of the ways they suggest to fix it. Not sure if its working, because it still gives the same message and makes a noise sounding like its trying to retract then gives me the Canon welcome picture. I've only had this for a little over a year and would like it to be
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Canon A400 Hi, I have the above camera (canon power shot A400) and have just solved the E18 error by tapping the plastic A/V out cover - THANK YOU ! However, now, although the camera turns on, lense extends and I get full working order - after a few minutes I get the message 'Change batteriers'. and the camera dies. I have now put in several new batteries (including the little(cr1220) but the same message keeps coming up and the screen and the whole thing dies after a few seconds. Is this a furt
Having using standard LR6 batteries in a Canon before you will only get 3 or 4 pics max before it drains the batteries. You really need high power AA's like 2300mAH+ rechargeables for any good performance or Lithium AA's ... Canon PowerShot A400 Digital Camera
Faulty d40x hi i bought a d40x off ebay the other day and couldnt wait to start snapping.... problems: - The error message "initialization error. Turn camera on and off again" appears. Upon turning the camera off and on again, the same message appears. After several times trying it still does not work. Also, the menu screen appears, and just keeps flicking from menu to menu constantly. As well as this, on the playback mode, the picture of the image displayed keeps zooming in as far as
I would start by looking at all of the push buttons on the camera. One may be stuck down. ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
Won't work Have a C875 for a year now, and it has been working just fine. The other day I decided to try a AC adapter on it. Well, the AC adapter I used is one of those variable voltage ones. I set the voltage for 3 volts, plugged it in, it doesn't work. O.K. I put the batteries back in, still don't work. And, to top it off, the batteries get hot. Took the camera apart and I don't see anything burned up. Lost. Any help on what the solution could be and how to fix it would be greatly appreciated.
Oh no maybe you used different adaptor some adaptor have reverse polarity. check the adaptor before plugging it..if you using variable voltage set to 3v then adjust also the polarity. the polarity should match the polarity of your camera. ... Kodak EasyShare C875 Digital Camera
Olympus DE-510 Zoom When I turn camera on, the screen has a red T at the top, with a box saying Yes, and one saying No. The line at the bottom says Go>OK. If I click OK, I get the same screen again. If I click Yes, I get a Card Error message. I cannot take a photo. I am on a cross country trip, and don't have my manual, but I sure would like to be able to take pictures of the Rockies! I know the camera is old, but I love it. Please help me to get it working again. Thanks, Toni Sinclair
I tried to find more information on the zoom error, and couldn't find much, but I did find a free manual, which might help:\015\012 ... Olympus Camedia D-510 Zoom Digital Camera
Pananasonic TH-42PA60A Hello, last month I was given a panasonic plasma th 42pa60a, it had never had a problem and worked beautifully until a few days ago. after two hrs viewing screen goes black and av1 appears top left cnr. I still have audio. If I turn off for 10 mins I get picture back but it cuts out again after a while. Found that if I turn off during commercials i get to watch a program....I'm on a tight budget and living in Sydney so was wondering if anyone can help with a soluti
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No matter what I do, my camera keeps giving me a "Battery Depleted" message whenever I try to turn it on. It's a Pentax Optio E40, and I've only had it a couple of weeks. It was working fine, but then one day when I tried to turn it on, I got this error. I replaced the batteries, but the error still came. I've checked the orientation of the batteries, tried re-inserting them, etc, but nothing seems to work. Please help! Thank you!
I had the same problem and checked the manual. If you haven't used the camera in a while and there were either no batteries or dead batteries in it, put in new batteries, keep it off, and WAIT a few minutes. Then try to turn it on. This helped with P ... Pentax Digital Cameras
Flash Error Hi there, bought this camera about 6 months ago. I'm intermittently getting a problem with the pop-up flash. It pops up fine, but the screen gives me an error telling me it hasn't and won't take any shots. Have to keep switching it off and on and hoping it will work again. Sometimes it's a couple of days before it works again. It will take shots when I switch the camera to the 'no flash' setting, so it does seem to be just the flash. The error says that the flash release is jamming,
The error 5 can mean that there is something blocking the flash from popping up. If it is up but still get the message then you need to check to see if the little black pin/stick that lets the camera know that the flash is up, is not stuck. With the ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
When I recently turned on my camera (D-630 Zoom) to take a picture, I got the message titled Card Setup, with two options "Power off" and "Format". I turned the camera off, took out the memory card (1GB) and put it back in, as I did the last (and only) time this happened, about two years ago. But it has not worked, and I have been getting this message with the two options for a few days. Any ideas? Thank you.
If this exact card has worked in the camera before, chances are it has gone bad. Typically, if the camera says to format the card it is because it does not recognize the card. The only reason this would happen is if the card is unreadable from malfun ... Olympus D-630 Zoom Digital Camera
Hook Up. The C643 digital zoom camera was working ok, with my Windows 98 S.E. Then I F-Disk and reformatted my computer. Now when I try to use it. I keep getting this message. (Cannot get the device information) Took it out and put it back in serveal times. Same thing. Sent letter to Kodak. Got back sorry we no longer support Windows 98 and the web page they sent me was no help at all. I'm kind of upset. Been using it for a year on Windows 98 S.E. And now they say tough.
Yeah that's frustrating.. here's something that might help though.Follow this link:http://www.kodak.com/global/en/service/downloads/dln_ekn031209.jhtml?operatingSystem=windows_98_se&downloadLanguage=enThere yo ... Kodak EasyShare C643 Digital Camera
The usb port on the camera no longer works. I believe I unplugged it "hot". I've used it regularly for years but ever since unplugging it without ensuring it was properly "stopped" using the computer's "safely remove hardware" function three days ago, the camera is no longer recognized when I plug it in. The usb port still works on other detached items.I've tried to upgrade from the net and to reinstall the camera's usb driver from my install disk and in both instances I get the message it doesn
Hi there,\012Well you done most of the solutions......... anyway problem is most likely in your camera, you can try a last solution before going to repair it, remove the battery from your camera and turn it off for 24 hours (it helps you ... Olympus Camedia C-4000 Zoom Digital Camera
FORMAT ERROR I have inserted floppy disk and error message keeps appearing. Format error-have tried several types of disks and nothing will work-also have inserted memory stick-getting same message-HELP ME PLEASE. Contact me at [email protected] Thanks
You may have a bad floppy... Just like floppy drives in PCs sony floppys do go out. If you search around as I did (sorry don't remeber the link) you can find diagrams on how to replace the floppy and they are available for sale! I think we found so ... Sony Mavica MVC-FD200 Digital Camera
Hello. i have a kodak easyshare v550 and i want to up grade to a sdhc card 8gb. i can not get it to work. keeps saying the card needs to be formated. i have even formated the card on my lap top and it still does not work in the camera.
HelloThank you for using FixYa for your problem\015\012 is the card compadable for your camera\015\012Please rate our solutions and if you stil ... Kodak EasyShare V550 Digital Camera
I have a fuji finepix A340 and I just got an Olympus xd M+2GB card for it, but I keep getting the "card not initialized" message on the screen. Reading the blogs, one person said to move the tab on the card. There is no tab on the card to move, at least not mine. Is this a compatable card? How do I get it to work?
"card not initialized" means you need to format the card in the camera before it will work. ... Fuji FinePix A340 Digital Camera
I have a new Canon A3300 IS and a new SanDisk SDHC 4 GB memory card. It's worked fine for a few days, and now suddenly, I get a "Memory card error" message, and the camera won't work. I tried reformatting the memory card, but the camera refuses to do it. What happened? I assume I need a new memory card, but I'm afraid that the problem will occur again.
Insert the card into a card reader and format it on the computer. See if that works. Format using FAT32 as its more reliable than the FAT it uses by default. If the camera supports FAT32 you can expect it to last atleast a year before you need to for ... Canon A3300 IS Digital Camera
I have been trying to download pictures from my coolpix p60 to several different computers and to no avail. I keep getting this message, "Computer cannot detect the scanner or camera. Please maek sure device is truned on and properly connected to computer." I have changed batteries, tried 6 different computers, restarted computers, etc.. Nothing is working. I just downloaded pics last week and all of a sudden this has happened. It has to be with the camera though b/c I have tried different compu
Right click on my computer then click on proeprty then hardware -> device manager then uninstall all usb drivers from computers then restart computer .Check in device maanger that when you connect your camera thee not any ? mark or yellow ! ... Nikon Digital Cameras
Keep getting a message saying zoom error - camera turns on, but zoom lens not working
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 pro ... Fuji FinePix S1000FD Digital Camera
I have a Kodadk C530 and I've just bought a SanDisk 2GB memory vard for it. I keep getting the Filesys e00100 error message and asked to reformay. I've done this but it still won't work?
Your camera is only supporting: SD/MMC up to 1 Gigabyte ... Kodak EasyShare Z740 Digital Camera
Keep getting a message saying zoom error on my fuji finepix A607 digital camera. Camera switching on ok but zoom lense not working. Camera not taking photographs but i can view pictures that are on the memory card.
Had the same problem, but I just "fixed" mine! I slammed mine on the kitchen counter while holding down the shutter button and sliding the "on" button at the same time. The camera is working fine now. Obviously, my camera was not under warranty and I ... Fuji FinePix S1000FD Digital Camera
My C743 keeps using up batteries. even new ones will be dead next day without even a picture being taken, I put a thin card between the battery cover and batteries and this has prevented battery drain but even lately I can not get camera to work with new batteries right after installation.
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Card locked! I went to use my canon sd 630 powershot and it will not take a picture and at the top of the screen it says 'Card locked!' What is this message and how do I get my camera to work again?
My camera Canon PowerShot SD630 DIGITAL ELPH/DIGITAL IXUS 65 out off work the lenc dsnt work bcose the battry was lowa atar the my camera stop intel now no work please inser me thank you ... Canon PowerShot SD630 Digital ELPH / IXUS 65 Digital Camera