Having problems with your Olympus FE-330 Digital Camera ?

My olympus fe330 will not stay on it bleeps 3 times then goes off leaving the lens out, I understand it my be a software problem but how to I fix this problem?


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  • lens is stuck, dirty probably.
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  • turn off flash - if you can
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  • insert fresh batteries
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  • attach video out cable - this will allow for more power during startup
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  • turn on camera - the extra boost may clear particle from lens track
\015\012Also you may try to put lens on flat surface and push GENTLY (about as much pressure as it would take to hold a ant in place without killing it) and turn on and of camera - the idea it to reset the lens track
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