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Lens Error I have a Nikon Coolpix S210 too. And when i turn it on the lens won't even open and it makes the same weird noise like its trying to open but somethings stopping it from opening, I CAN"T STAND broken electronics! because i can never fix them. i tried taking out the battery and memory card too. i even waited a few days just for it to take a break and maybe fix itself but nadaa! it sucks idk i guess the next thing to do is to take it apart somehow??? fml.
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When I connect my USB cabel to my PC it will not open the photos on the card. I get a message at the bottom right saying that it is safe to Dissconnect The USB Cable. My computer used to open normally, but has suddenly stopped. Is there a program that I can get to reload on to the computer?
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I have a Canon CB-5L Battery Chargerthat has just gone Faulty. There is 230 Volts going into the charger, but there is NO DC 8.4 Volt 1.2 Ampere Output between the Plus and Minus Pins. How can I open it to have a look at it to see what is wrong? I have a reasonable knowledge of Electronic and Radio Repairs and I am sure that I could repair it after checking it with my Ohm/Volt/Amp Meter. However, it seems designed NOT TO BE OPENED for Servicing!!! Many Thanks, Brendan Kilbride.
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A drink was spilled on my camera and now when I turn it on it takes a while for the lens to open all the way. Sometimes I have to force it open. It still will take pictures but if I try to zoom in too much it will freak out and say lens error. Also when i turn it off the lens covers are stuck and will not close. is ther a safe way to clean it?
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In 2005 our historical society bought a Liteon DVD recorder LVW 5007 to made DVD's of camcorder interviews for our towns history. After making about 50 of these DVD's Our Liteon machine will not let us open the drawer or use the remote. We hook up the camcorder which has tapes to the recorder and the TV. The trouble seemed to build up and not excepting all the disks but after trying a number it would except one, and then it just stopped and the drawer would not open. So is it electronic or me
It is mechanical. You can remove the screws and remove the top case to inspect the inside. You may not be able to fix it yourself but at least you'll get a look inside. ... Digital Cameras
Am in Italy and my Lumix DMC ZS6 camera was dropped on a stone floor. The LCD is was cracked but the lens tracted and retracted and it took pictures. Two weeks later however, whenI wanted to use the camera, it did not turn on and the lens did not open. Is this simply a matter of replacing the LCD or could it be a bigger problem with the electronics. Would it be better just to buy another camera? Thanks!
Hello LauraWell, as you can imagine, dropping the camera will almost always have bad results. Besides your cracked LCD, i think you might have a circuit problem.In this case, it will be much cheaper to rather buy a new camera, ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ2 Digital Camera
Hi Suddenly my g11 is blind lcd is working but camera doesn't see anything lcd is black in all modes like electronic courtain does not open exposing sensor all other functions are seems to be working camera is actuallytaking black photos now those taken previously can be still displayed from memory card
There is two ways to view your "taking picture" with the LCD and with the viewfinder, you can shut the LCD off to save battery power and use the viewfinder and that is what I think has happened. a touch of the DISP button and it will switch from the ... Canon PowerShot G11 Digital Camera
Should I repair My G9 or buy a new one? It has been wet and cannot turn on. I opened it up to check the state of the electronics, and there's quite a bit of corrosion on the elctronics. It seems to be centered on the right side of the camera. (when looking from the back) I didn't go further than removing the screen, as it was apparant I couldn't fix it myself :) So should I just throw it in the trash or should I send it in for repair? I live in Denmark and I have to pay ~110$ for just getting an
Thomas; sadly, it is not worth the amount of money you will need to spend to repair your G9. Liquid and sand are the two biggest camera killers. It's a real shame that happened. The 110$ (I'm in Canada so I don't know what the exchange is to your cur ... Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera
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I have digital camera Sony - Cyber-shot 16.2-Megapixel Digital Camera - Black. It fell down ,when it was in safe case,then i tried to take pictures and it worked,after few days lens couldn't open
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Hello, First I will say the problem. Nikon D300 closed itself and never opens. I have Nikon D300 body + Cosina 100-400mm + Nikon 18-200mm VR. Last week I bought these from second hand. Everything was excellent.2 days ago my cosina dropped to floor. every part went to different way. I collected them together. But mechanically there was no problem. Electronically film contacts was teared. So I thought that it makes no difference. I connected my cosina to d300 body. First an error message appe
Hi there, when it was dropped that time a damaged made in Lens guide pin & slot. Even the film contact also teared & that's why the error message appeared. An electronic system have 2 type error. A) Software corrupt. B) hardware ... Digital Cameras
I have noticed what seems to be dust that i feel is on the inside of my lens,when i am at different focal lengths and certain shoting mode I see small orbs on the lcd screen and they also show up on the picture. i tried to shoot compressed air into the camera and they seem to have moved some .Is there any way of getting the camera open safely to cleen it better. What might be your suggestion??
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Lens Jam My G6 turned on accidentally in its case and the lens tried to extend but was forced to stop. Now, when I turn the camera on, the lens makes a ratcheting sound and gets halfway before stopping. It beeps and says "LENS" on the top LCD screen, before powering off. I've been quoted £160 just to have it looked at which is half the value of the camera! Does any one know how to open one of these up (safely) and what to do when you get inside to fix the problem?! Many thanks
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HELP, PLEASE? Uh, everytime we plug the card reader to the cpu, nothing pops up. so we tried to open it through ''MY COMPUTER'' and asked us to format our memory card. Is it safe to format it? Will it delete the data stored inside?
1). Never format this memory card before you've recovered all your stored data back. In your case, the formatting process may erase everything on your card and make your data gone permanently.\012 2). Never save anything new on this card in case ... Digital Cameras
My coolpix 4100 is locked up in the open status. I disconnected from computer without safe to remove hardware ok and now it is openn and won't respond to anything. Any hope of fixing?
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The lense will not open. Seems to operate OK electronically
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Is it safe to open your LCD screen, if not what are the affects?
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My ex Z1000 wont take pictures. i turn the camera on the lens goes in and out some times it looks like its going to let me take a picture and then the lens closes back into the camera and the screen goes black. It looks like the cameras off but I push the play button on top and it lets me view pictures. I don't think its the lens because the lens seems to open and close fine. Ive only used this camera 3 times and it has been stored safely so Im not sure what happened. It will only let me get int
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Shutter having trouble opening and closing.
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Scanned in Safe Mode...New problems created
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