Having problems with your Olympus Stylus 1010 Digital Camera ?

After heavy usage at one event, the flash on my Olympus Stylus 1010 camera became erratic. It either does not flash it does and the exposure is not controlled and the picture is overexposed. Occasionally, it works correctly.


Answers :

Unfortunately there is not much you can do apart from returning it to Olympus for servicing.
Hi,
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\015\012First, check whether the battery is full and its new, when the battery becomes older and cease to supply full power, you get the flash problem and White balance problems..
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\015\012Secondly, check whether the camera is normal shooting mode, because in some shooting modes, Focus, exposure, white balance, will be loced and the flash will not fire, this is common...For eg: in Hi mode, flash is switched off..SImilarly you have preconfigured setting for each mode, ensure that you set it to auto mode before shooting
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\015\012Thirdly, the flash icon keeps blinking or red light keeps blinking, then the problem you are describing is a problem with the flash charging indicator switch inside the camera. It seems to have failed and needs to be replaced
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\015\012Fially try resetting the setting to default setting by chooaing reset default from the menu, it should restore your setting to factory default
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\015\012If you still have problem, you can refer the product manual for your camera from the following link, it effectively explains the way to take clear photograph
\015\012http://www.olympusamerica.com/files/Stylus_1010_Stylus_1020_Instruction_Manual_EN.pdf
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\015\012Please leave me comment, if you need further assistance
\015\012Rnj VINODKUMAR
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