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Now writing please wait is "stuck" on the screen


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When i on its button its on but sometime its screen going black and error e24 seen on screen and sometime its strating mono comes and its does not work and stuck and later on its power off but lens don't go back please tell me how to solve it.


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Julie, you're asking for a course in DSLR photography. We don't have the space here for that. Where is your owner's manual? If you follow it carefully, it can answer all your questions. ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ2 Digital Camera

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ZOOM ERROR IT DISPLAY ON SCREEN ZOON ERROR. zOOM IS STUCK. PLEASE TELL THE SOLUTION


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