Having problems with your Olympus SP-500 UZ Digital Camera ?
Camera has been flooded & wont work
\015 It was soaked in fresh water for several hours & left to drain /\015\012dry out for a day or so.i tried to remove the back of the case but was\015\012only partly successful i managed to pull the cover away from the case\015\012so i could spray "electronic cleaning solvent no 1 " all round inside[i\015\012have used this before & it worked a treat. another camera] i\015\012allowed this to drain/dry for a long time.im unable to get it to\015\012go,hoping someone can help. thank you.\015
This camera has BGA chips. Ones water goes inside, - that's it. Can't get it out with anything.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Olympus SP-500 UZ Digital Camera
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
Camera has been flooded & wont work
This camera has BGA chips. Ones water goes inside, - that's it. Can't get it out with anything. ... Olympus SP-500 UZ Digital Camera
My camera, a nikon d70s, wont turn on and work. ive taken the battery out and out it back in, still wont work. i then tried 2 charge the battery but still wont work. i then tried to re-set it but it still wont work.
If the camera does respond when you hold down the shutter release, then the internal clock battery may have drained. As the manual says on page 17, charge your main battery, put it in the camera, and leave it be for up to three days. ... Nikon D70s Digital Camera
When i turn on the camera the lens wont pop open even when the battery is fully charged.... i was taking pictures and it working fine turn the camera off and on again then the lens wont open anymore? i can still view all the pictures i took from the camera but cannot take pictures anymore coz of the lens wont open. i tried initializing the camera by going to set up it didnt work..msg error said turn the camera off and on again and i did but didnt work either many times i tried please help thnks!
The problem is\015\0121- some dirt somehow got on the outside of the lense. After it was retracted fully in, it prevents the camera from opening again. When you turn it on, if it opens a little bit, try to pull it out NOT too hard and let go ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N2 Digital Camera
I charge the batteries. i put the batteries in the camera. the camera wont work. i hook it up to the computer all day. it still wont work. the camera will stay on for 3 secs excact or wont turn on at all. why isnt my camera working?
Your fix could be as simple as cleaning the camera's battery contacts,\015\012or it could be something more serious and expensive. Before you pay\015\012for expensive repairs that you may or may not need, check the Kodak\015\012Help Center by clicki ... Kodak EasyShare C875 Digital Camera
I installed a new compact flash card in my canon rebel xti and now it wont work. it says error code 99 and wont do anything else. tried to put old card back in and still wont work.
I have the same issue... I bought 3 new sandisk extreme 3 cards, first two worked great, but the third card had a bit of plastic covering one of the CF pin slots. My issue was that the CF card bent one of the internal pins inside the came ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens
Black screen hi, my finepix z1 was working fine but i didnt charge it for 3 weeks and it whent dead, when i charged it again and turned it on the screen was black and the pictures i take are purpuish and can hardly tell what it is, i can still see the old pictures and downloaded to my computer fine, i tried to reset it and still wont work, i took the battery off and put it back in and still wont work or record anything
This is a CCD sensor ( see pic below from Canon camera with same pixalage and specs ) problem : outputting too much noise or nothing at all so the sensor must be replaced ( not a big job but ha sto be done by someone with experience and the right pa ... Fuji FinePix Z1 Digital Camera
Im having trouble getting my stealth cam to take pictures , it worked fine for a week and now it wont work at all , everything seams to work when i set it up but it just wont take any pics.
... iClick Stealth Cam WD2IR Digital Camera
Hi my 4gb sd card wont work in my video camera but if i put 256MB sd card in it works, so can you tell me why the 4gb wont work??
Is you SD card new? Did you format it in the camera first? Are you sure the slide switch on the side of the card is in the unlocked position? ... Fuji FinePix Z10fd Digital Camera
Wont work my f410 works fine in the charging dock takes pic and all the rest but wont work at all when i remove it from the dock new bat tried still no joy any help is better than nothing i need it for my diving housing
I HAVE A FUJI F400 CAMERA AND THE BATTERY CHARGES ON THE DOCK BUT WHEN I PUT IT IN THE CAMERA IT WONT WORK COULD IT BE THAT I NEED A NEW BATTERY? ... Fuji FinePix F410 Digital Camera
My camera used to downlad pictureas before just fine to my computer. Now it wont work. I tried it on my parents computer and it worked. The camera cord works and the camera itself, but why wont it download to my computer anymore?
Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the c ... Nikon Coolpix L11 Digital Camera
My Vtech kidizoom camera wont work. It wont turn
... Vtech Kidizoom Digital Camera
Formatting I had my camera and was taking pictures fine. I plugged my chip into my friends computer so she could have the pictures without me sending them and it worked fine. then i tried to plug it into mine and it wont work. so i put it back in the camera to see if i could see them then. and it says card unreadable. format card and i click format and it wont format.. helpp?
Reset didn't do it for me. HP didn't have a solution beyond this and was willing to replace my camera if it was still in warranty period (which it isn't). Suggestion was to purchase a replacement as cost of repair would be more (normal situation thes ... HP Photosmart R725 Digital Camera
First of all, I cannot get the camera to turn on using power button only play. (it worked two times so I could take 5 pictures, now it wont work) Secondly, the 5 pictures I did take cannot be deleted using the delete button! Pleeease help. I purchased the camera in the U.S and Im already back home and wont be returning!@
... Polaroid i1036 Digital Camera
I am trying to upload my photos from my camera to my computer.but it wont work!!! i even downloaded the Kodak EasyShare Software.and it still wont work!!!!!!what do i do?
Before you plug it in press the red "Share" button. Then plug it in. ... Kodak Easyshare C813 Digital Camera
The lever to zoom in and out wont work. we have reset factory settings and it still wont work. tried 3 different sets of batteries and even new memory cards. still othing. this camera is only 4 months old.
... Digital Cameras
Wont work 20 is flashing in the lcd and mode but doesnt affect it? i have the d60 but it wont turn off, i tried swsitching it off **** it doesent work, it doesent take pics either i rotate the command dial and nothing happens,, whats worng help me , 5 months old
Hi...The transmission system that moves the lens in and out has a problem with it's gears. There is most likely a gear or an actuator that has fallen out of alignment and is getting stuck at a certain point as the lens comes in/out.There is some dist ... Nikon D60 Digital Camera with 18-55mm + 55-200mm lens
Hello there,........i have a samsung digimax s500cyber530 that i bought appox: 4 years ago?,.....and we just several days ago replaced an 8 year old gateway "windows" computer w/a brand new HP computer w/windows 7. my camera worked perfectly w/the old gateway,.....but it not only wont download/delete the pics from the camera into the new HP,...the camera is also in a "dead state and wont work at all" until i open the battery compartment and shuffle the batteries around!!! what going on,....and i
Once you get the camera working again by the "shuffling technique", don't connect it to the computer again. Instead, purchase an inexpensive card reader and use it to download pictures from now on.\012 ... Samsung Digimax 530 Digital Camera
My friend left her nearly new Samsung s1070 camera at my house in working condition. Now she has asked for it back and for some reason it just wont turn on. It hasn't been used since I've had it (so I cant think of any possible damage that may have happened, it has literally sat in a draw for 4 months). I have recharged the batteries, changed the batteries, removed and re-inserted the memory card. None of these things have worked it just WONT turn on. I don't have a manual nor am I aware of an
Sitting for that long may have resulted in a corrosion buildup on the battery contacts inside the camera. Remove the batteries and wipe the inside contacts with a clean dry cloth (heavy corrosion may require cleaning with a fine wire brush, steel wo ... Digital Cameras
Flash wont work.. shows the motion detect "little red lightning bolt" even if the camera is perfectly still the flash wont work.. Olympus Fe-360
... Olympus FE-360 Digital Camera
I dropped the camera once and now some of the buttons wont work the display and menu and left button are fine but the other wont work
When a digital camera falls it usually is not a good sign because parts get broken inside the camera, but it does sound like the system board is working because you have menu and display. However! the problem appears to be more lens related, the circ ... Digital Cameras
The dv/dv8 dubbing doesnt work. i connected a sony trv530 (as a source) to the 535 via a ilink cable(that i know works) & when using the dvd remote the 530 will start playing but the 535 wont record & the signal wont show on the monitor, unless i cycle the "input" (on the remote) & come back to "dv". at that point the signal appears on the monitor & if at that time i press record it will start recording
Hi,As it was told in chat session, Fixya does not provide phone chat/ assistance so far.Thanks. ... Digital Cameras
Not working we loaned our optimus 5.o mega pixel to a friend he said he took 4 pictures then the battery died I tried to charge the battery and it still wont work. It wont even turn on with it plugged in to the wall. Could the charger went bad or the battery and charger. or what. we have had this camara since aug of 06. could some one help I have a wedding in 2 days that I need this for. Thanks for any info in advance
Wher do I get a new battery? ... Optimus DS-5080 Digital Camera
Camera wont take pictures, button is working, everything else is working , The camera has a new battery, every turns on but when you press the button to take a picture it wont take one.
Button terminal probaly became faulty, sometimes from moisture, but not expensive to repair ... Kodak EasyShare C360 Digital Camera
I bought an Olympus sp 800 uz but the flash wont work. I know it is supposed to be manual and ive pulled it up. But no matter the type of flash i choose when i press the button for a picture the flash symbol blinks in red and the camera wont take a picture. So for now it only works without flash. Anybody experienced the same problem?
... Digital Cameras
The programs wont work they say the camera isn't connect but it is & when I plug the camera in it shuts off I reinstalled programs too it just wont work. been trying for days please help Terri
Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to ... Kodak C195 Digital Camera