Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ7 Digital Camera ?

This Sucks! My camera is new, I went to use it...actually for something I saw that was hillariious...and I turned it on, the lens came out...it was zoomed all the way, and I could'nt take the pic nor could I adjust the zoom. Then I got this hateful message to turn camera off then on again, which I did. Now the lens does not return apon turning the power off, but does retract and come back out when I turn it on...and then the same scenario! Help Please!!!!!!!


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I think this is just a hardware malfunction(some mech. switch) because, i have a lz7 and when i deliberately open the battery case with the camera power on it obviously switches off and then when u close the battery case either with the power on or off the lens comes out fully extending to 6X and goes back fully in and comes back out and auto focuses and then works fine. i think this is normal

but in your case i think there's some manual overdrive or u have some problem with a switching sensor that has fungus or something better get it serviced by the dealer as it is under warranty period
Well if that don't work cause i just got mine working after messing with it for like ten minutes the lens and all gets stuck on mine i just gently put some pressure on retractor lens outside of it when it tries to open and it came out and the message didn't come back checked all the functions worked fine took great pictures and kept them too. so mine works by doing this. hope this helps
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