Having problems with your Olympus Camedia C-3040 Zoom Digital Camera ?
Camera was dropped and zoom lens won't retract
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Hi my son dropped my digital camera while the lens was extended and now it wont retract and it says zoom error also the shutter wont open fully or close, the lens is at a slight angle and wont budge do i have to take it to get repaired or can i pull it apart myself thanks
HiIt helps to know the make and model of the camera, some cameras the lens is too fragile and we have never been able to repair them. Other models we have had a great deal of success repairing them. (Google: darntoothysam)One ... Digital Cameras
Dropped my camera on soft dirt which ,when it hit, bumped the corner of the lens casing. The Camera was on so the lens was out abit. Now, when turning the camera on, the lens won't retract or zoom out....I can hear the camera trying to retract the lens for maybe 6-8 seconds and then the on-screen msg "Lens error' appears.
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Digital camera got dropped into the sand, and some sand worked its way into the lens and focusing system, and now the camera cannot zoom or focus, but still turns on and takes pictures i have a lumix dmc fx12, and it got dropped into the sand at the beach. the shutter wont close properly, there's sand in the lens, and it won't zoom. Please help!! i don't know how to fix it!!
THIS SOUNDS TERMINAL, BUT YOU MIGHT TRY USING CANNED AIR LIKE YOU USE TO BLOW DUST OUT OF YOUR COMPUTER, AND SEE IF IT HELPS ANY. MOST OF THESE CAMERAS ARE MADE WITH THE IDEA THAT THEY WILL NEVER BE TAKEN APART OR OPENED FOR CLEANING ETC. SO, THAT IS ... Digital Cameras
My olypus fe-360 cam's lens wont retract or extend unless the battery is taken out. When the power button is pushed the camera's lens comes out as it should normally, but the screen is blank and it beeps If I take out the battery and put it back in the lens does retract back into the camera. I have not dropped this camera nor have I gotten it wet... what do you think the problem is?
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Sanyo E1075 Digital camera was drop while turned on . One picture was taken then camera shut off not retracting the lens. Lens is still not retracting and camera wont turn on.
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The camera was dropped on the lens and zoom won't retract
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'Zoom Error' Hi, I recently bought a Fuji FinePix s3000 Digital Camera. It took amazing pictures the first month or so, but recently I turned the camera on to find 'Zoom Error' across the LCD screen. I am unable to take pictures, and the lens wont Retract. I was hoping there would be a simple solution to this problem rather than a costly repair, seeing as how it was a very nice camera. Any Idea how to fix it?
Oh boy you are not going to like this but this is a problem that all fuji finepix s3000 will have I fixed it myself but only with a ton of patience and knowing what I was doingthe problem is that there is a gear in the lens motor as ... Fuji FinePix S3000 Digital Camera
Basically the actual zoom lens is stuck out and wont go back into the camera, i have tried turning it off and on, but however still says "zoom error" and flashes red. i recently dropped in on the carpet and i think thats why the zoom lens is stuck out. please help
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New camera - had trouble focusing with zoom - now the lens will not retract - error msg states - lens error restart camera - unable to do that - the camera was not dropped
Contact customer support at Canon. This should be covered with warranty. ... Canon Digital Cameras
I733 Panasonic Camera doesn't stay on. Zoom lens wont retract
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Zoom lens will not retract- camera turns on and off but nothing changes and it wont take pictures. When I turn it on the lens clicks but does not move. The camera keeps telling me to turn it on and off again but nothing different happens when I do. The battery is fully charged and it was working fine. Does it have a reset button? If so where?
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I drop de camera and now the lens wont retract and when i start it says error problem restart the camera cause dont shut the deam lens
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I dropped my camera and now the lense wont retract all the way. a red screen pops up and says "Lens error, try turning the camera off then on again' the lense wont come out, what do i do?
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Dropped camera lightly, lens wont retract
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I dropped my Kodak EasyShare M530 and now the lens wont retract, when i turn the camera on, the lens makes a click noise and the screen lights up but then it turns itself back off again, with the lens still out, can i fix this myself or will i have to get proffessional help? Any advice will be grateful, thank you.
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Take it to the repair center.major damage ... Digital Cameras
Camera was dropped, now lens wont retract, no image on screen,when turned on a series of buzzes and beeps then the camera turns itsself off.
Bad news I'm afraid. The drop likely damaged the lens tube (housing) or jarred the zoom mechanism off of its track. Either of these conditions causes the camera to shut off to prevent further damage, and either condition will require professional r ... Olympus FE-360 Digital Camera
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Zoom error the camera got dropped and the lens is stuck out and on the screen it says zoom error and wont take a picture
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Camera lens is stuck out and wont retract. Camera will not turn on. It will charge but even though it seems to be fully charged it still wont retract the lens and turn on.
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I dropped my camera and the lens wont retract. It comes on for a minute and the screen has a e18 on it before it goes off.
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My camera been dropped and now it has a zoom error and wont close the lens back it stuck in one place - how much it will cost me to repair it? is it expensive?
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