Having problems with your Olympus ? 1030SW Digital Camera ?

My olympus will chime and only come up in the "play mode"


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I had the same problem on mine and it was because the lens cover was stuck. Move it with your finger to loosen it up and then try it. Mine worked like a charm again after that.
Submerse it in a bowl of water, ensuring everything is closed properly. Then run it under running tap water, not full blast and while doing this under the tap turn it off and on.
\015\012I just did this tonight after having the same problem and it worked!
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