Having problems with your Pentax *ist DS Digital Camera ?
Turns on but wont take a picture
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When i turn on the camera the lens wont pop open even when the battery is fully charged.... i was taking pictures and it working fine turn the camera off and on again then the lens wont open anymore? i can still view all the pictures i took from the camera but cannot take pictures anymore coz of the lens wont open. i tried initializing the camera by going to set up it didnt work..msg error said turn the camera off and on again and i did but didnt work either many times i tried please help thnks!
The problem is\015\0121- some dirt somehow got on the outside of the lense. After it was retracted fully in, it prevents the camera from opening again. When you turn it on, if it opens a little bit, try to pull it out NOT too hard and let go ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N2 Digital Camera
MY CAMERA LENS IS STUCK AND WILL NOT ALLOW IT TO ZOOM IN OR OUT AND TAKE PICTURES. IS THERE ANY WAY OF TAKING IT APART AND BEING ABLE TO FIX IT. IT ALSO LOOKS LIKE THE LENS MAY HAVE GONE IN CROOKEDIT ALLOWS IT TO TURN ON JUST TO LET ME LOOK AT RECENT PICTURES, BUT WONT STAY ON TO LET ME TAKE ANY PICTURES IT TURNS OFF.
Hi,You can open the camera, but it was not advisable for you to take it off cause of the tiny parts inside that can result of much more damaged on the unit. It is better to take the unit to the service center for thorough check and repair ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S700 Digital Camera
I have a samsung pl70 and the flash wont go off when taking a picture. when taking a picture the flash icon flashes red and takes time to actually take the picture. Once taken picture the flash icon flashes red and takes time to disply picture, when flash is turned off it works fine hope you can help thanks
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Well when i take a picture, it takes it. but when i try and take another picture, it just beeps three time. and then i tried to turn it off, and it wont do that either. it just says "please wait for your camera to finish recording" but im not recording anything. and i waited for a bit to see what happened. and all it says not is "system error" in red. the only way to turn it off is to take the battery out. i tried to reset it. but nothing is working...
Sounds like you have a bad camera,try to take it back to the store you got it from and tell them what is going on,be careful thou as people are getting stupid nowadays. ... Digital Cameras
Camera wont take pictures, button is working, everything else is working , The camera has a new battery, every turns on but when you press the button to take a picture it wont take one.
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"card error" I'll turn my camera on and the screen displays "card error" I'll turn it off and on again a few times.. maybe bang it against something.. and then it will let me take pictures. Or sometimes it will turn on and ill take a picture then when i go to view them they wont have saved.
You cameral doesn't support the card. ... Fuji FinePix V10 Digital Camera
I just recently bought a Polaroid t1234 from walmart and ive only had it for 2 weeks. When i turn the camera on the screen turns pink or has pink lines running across the screen. When the camera is like this it wont take any pictures, if i do the pictures turn out pink just like the screen. I dont have the receipt and so i cant take it back but i want to know what is wrong with it or how much it will be to get it fixed.
The CCD image sensor chip is faulty, take it back for replacement. You do not need a receipt, If you paid by debit/credit card, use your paper statement as proof of purchase ... Digital Cameras
Help you can turn the camera on and it shows all the pictures that i took when it worked but when you try to turn it and try to take pictures it wont let you take pictures
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BROKEN FLASH the flash on my samsung camera wont work, it will take a photo when i turn the flasg off but the red eye ( signalling the flas function is on ) just blinks but will not take the picture ?? helpppppppp !! read the manual with camera - not much use !! i can only take pictures during the day whilst the flash is turned off .
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First of all, I cannot get the camera to turn on using power button only play. (it worked two times so I could take 5 pictures, now it wont work) Secondly, the 5 pictures I did take cannot be deleted using the delete button! Pleeease help. I purchased the camera in the U.S and Im already back home and wont be [email protected]
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It wont turn on to take pictures, it wont boot up. but it will turn on when you want to review the pictures you took.
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Kodak M1033 My camera will turn on but wont take pictures and refuses to turn off. it has a green light and tracks movement. but still will not take a picture. it worked the first three months we had it but now this.
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Okay so i've had this camera for quite a long time. i've dropped it before and nothing happens. but recently i dropped it in a parking lot from maybe a foot distance?.. well not far and i could turn the camer back on! i eventually got it to turn back on again but when i get to the picture taking mode the screen is just black and wont take pictures. any possible help please???
Go to the camera store, find a nice replacement, and use the included wrist or neck strap whenever handling your new jewel. Also get a nice dust proof bag, case, thing, to keep it from the elements in. ... Olympus FE-170 Digital Camera
Fujifil s5000 my camera turns on and when i go to take a picture it beeps but it doesnt save the picture to my memory. it basically wont take a picture.
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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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So my nikon coolpix S3000 will not turn on. It got dropped while we were taking a picture and now it wont turn on and when i plug the charger in the green light does not turn on. I have taked the memory card and battery out for a while and it still has not worked.
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It wont turn on and the thing you take pictures with that comes out i think its called the lends i dont know but it is out and the camera is off and it wont turn on.
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I turn my camera on and a blue screen says no picture. When i go to take a picture , it wont take. the screen is still blue.
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Im haveing a problem i cant take pictures because its wont show anything on my scren and if i push the button to take a picture it turns off but it will let me look at all the pics i have taken be for??? what is wrong??
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Fujifilm finepix a820 zoom error ... i turn the camera on and it wont focus... message on lcd screen is zoom error. it will not take picture and when i turn it off agan the zoom bit wont go back inside
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Black screen When i bought a usb cable for my pentax s5i.. and connected it to the computer the screen suddely turned black, i thought that happened coz the computer is reading it but the computer wotn recognize it at all and even when the camera is not connected to the cable.. the screen is still black.. i tried taking the battery out and squeezing the camera but it still wont work.. it still takes pictures htough and the pictures are fine. Thanks for your help :)
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Unknown I dont now the specific part name, but the thing that extends out that also has the lense on it wont extend when i push power. All i can do is acess my pictures, but when i flip it to take a picture it wont extend out, and the camera turns itself off. I already tried replacing batteries. Could someone help me?
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