Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix® DMC-FS3 Digital Camera ?
Turn camera on, lens goes in and out then camera shuts off
\015 To rephrase, I turn the camera on, the lens extends, retracts, extends, retracts and then the camera tells me it must be shut off and won't do anything except respond to power off.The camera has never been dropped, opened or damaged in any way.\015
You may try resetting the Camera to the original factory settings.
If the issue persists then service will be required.
If the issue persists then service will be required.
Is it possible that at one time, the camera automatically powered off to save the battery. In this state, the press of any button starts it back up again. If while in this state, you put the camera in a case and the lens tried to open, the force may have caused your problem.
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