Having problems with your Panasonic DMC-TZ5 Digital Camera ?

Camera tries to focus, screen turns black

\015 I dropped my camera on a\302\240concrete walkway\302\240, it took a few photo's without\302\240incident. The next time I turned it on it would try to focus then the screen would go black and I would get a message "Please turn camera off then on again" Each time I turn it off the same thing repeats.\015

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Hi. unfortunately, this hard drop caused a significant amount of trauma to the micro board located inside the unit. the reason you are getting the error message is because the on board hardware cant load the program due to this damage. There must have been an internal crack within the circuitry of the board. the only way to repair this is to take it to a Panasonic dealer so they can send it off to the nearest repair service terminal in your area. the internal micro board will have to be replaced or rebuilt. I apologize for this unfortunate news. If you have any more questions, please feel free to ask.
You have broken the focus , that uses a device sensible to camera movement.

You do not fix this by resetting or something, the only way out is sending the camera for repairs.

If you want a quote for replacement you can contact Advance Camera » Repair.
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