Having problems with your Olympus EVOLT E-500 Digital Camera ?
Olympus e500 internal flash not working
\015 My Olympus e500, internal flash stopped working. When I press the flash-up button, it opens the flash. however, it doesn't show the options to choose flash modes by this button.There is no way I can get flash working. Could it be flash fuse or something?Please help.\015
Try resetting the camera back to factory defaults by putting camera in P mode, menu, custom reset
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