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I droped my camera on the grond and it wont turn on.it fell the side of the lens

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Theres a very good chance you are going to have it repaired by a Camera Repair person. I would really need to know the brand and model.
\015\012If it is a canon then it will most def. need a new lens assembly. they have metal pins which guide the lens and when they are droped the pins break out of place.
\015\012If it is a Nikon or Sony or Casio alot of times I have been able to push the lens straight and it will re-align itself and work perfect again. But that said I wouldnt be too forceful unless the camera is not worth fixing. In that case you really arnt risking anything other than the possibility of fixing it.
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