Having problems with your Olympus FE-230 Digital Camera ?

Camera malfunction Hi, bought myself a FE 330 Olympus Camera last summer. Now when I press the power button, the lens protract and retract thrice then the camera beeps thrice. The screen remains blank during this process. Thought it was the battery and recharged it. No luck. HELP!!!! P.S. - Cant seem to find my brand in the selection below so I just chose 230. But my camera is the FE 330 product


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I had a Nikon Coolpix L1 with a very similar fault- the lens would whirr in and out as if seeking then lock either in or out with a 'lens error' message.
\015\012Not sure you're going to like the solution: place a paperback book on a strong table, grasp your precious camera firmly in one hand and slam its flat base down as hard as you dare onto the book. Hold it hard to the book as it touches, don't hit and lift up again; more slam effect.
\015\012I tried this and it worked beautifully; for a few months. I had to do it once or twice a year.
\015\012I got the suggestion from a site similar to this with 10 or so astonished owners who had tried it and couldn't believe it had worked so well!
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\015\012Aren't digital cameras ****, though? I may go back to 2nd hand 35mm SLR for something that actually works!
When the lens are protracting i held them  and they didnt go back in. then i turned it on and it worked! but the lens dont go back in when the camera turns off and the zooming is messed up because of it, but it works!
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