Having problems with your Panasonic Digital Cameras ?

My panasonic DMC-TZ15 is stuck on open and the camera will not turn on or off.


Answers :

Hi,

Try a new set of batteries for your camera and try to switch it on.
If that doesn't help then try these,

A stuck automatic lens cover may be your problem, but it is normally easy to fix.
Try these:

1) Try blowing lots of compressed air around the lens cover to clean\015\012the mechanism. Or use a hair dryer for a few seconds (don't want to\015\012heat up the camera). Use no heat mode if possible.

2) Slide a thin\015\012strip of paper between the lens cover shutters and the outer support\015\012ring. Work it around 360 degres to clear out any debris that may be in\015\012there.

3) With the lens barrel extended and pointed downward, tap the\015\012lens barrel with a pencil while you extend and retract the lens by\015\012powering the camera on and off.But this step may not be a option since your camera is in a dead state.

Repeat the above steps several\015\012times. If repeated tries don't work (keeping in mind that it usually\015\012does),
it then may be necessary to open the lens barrel to access the\015\012lens cover mechanism.

But if you still got the warranty , you better leave this repair work to the panasonic service center.
Refer to this site for support.
www2.panasonic.com/consumer-electronics/support/Supplies-Accessories/Cameras-Camcorders/Digital-Camera-Accessories.75681


This is just initial help, tell me how things turned up, so that i can follow you up,
Waiting for your comments.
Hope my info helps you,
Thanx for using fixya,

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