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Hi i bought a canon powershot 780IS and it isnt powering on..the lens came out then the whole camera shut down...nothing works and the battery is fully charged..
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My canera turns on and immediately turns back off


Hi i bought a canon powershot 780IS and it isnt powering on..the lens came out then the whole camera shut down...nothing works and the battery is fully charged.. ... Pentax Optio A10 Digital Camera

Batteries are fully charged. I can turn my camera on and look through my pictures, go through all the menus, etc., but as soon as I hit the button to take a picture, the camera just shuts off. I can immediately turn the camera back on, but it makes a strange clicking sound before it turns on. My lens is stuck out because even if I turn the camera on and turn it right back off manually, the lens does not retract. The camera was purchased in winter of '08 and I've had no problems whatsoever with i


Possible that the shutter or the focus mechanism is faulty and will need to be opened. Only if you are competent must you attempt to remove the camera as the mechansim and circuit will be delicate which needs experience. Ohter wise the best option is ... Digital Cameras

DIGITAL CAMERA I PURCHASED A DIGITAL CAMERA ABOUT 3WKS AGO. I USED IT ABOUT 3 TIMES AND THE LAST TIME WHICH WAS FRIDAY, THE CAMERA TURNED ON WHEN I PUSHED THE ON/OFF BUTTON. BUT IT IMMEDIATELY TURNED BACK OFF. I CHARGED IT, TOOK THE BATTERY OUT AND PUT IT BACK IN, I LEFT IT ALONE FOR A DAY OR SO, BUT STILL THE SAME THING.


Hey SHAWNY BOO,\015\012 The camera should be covered under a manufacturers warranty, and I would have it looked at by an authorized service technician. You could contact the manufacturer and they should have either a list of authoriz ... Digital Cameras

We just received our brand new canon t3i in the mail. We formatted the card (a 2GB 700X Professional High Speed Error Free (SD) Memory Card Class 10) and immediately started shooting to test out the camera. Everything seemed to work fine until we tried to apply a filter to one of the photos. The entire camera froze. We even tried turning the camera off and it would not shut off. We ended up having to take the battery out and put it back in. When we did and turned the camera back on we received a


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Lens comes out when turned on, but then immediately retracts back on its own. Any ideas? Screen says something like "Please turn camera off and then back on"


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When i turn on my camera, the lens goes in and out about 3 times, and finally turns on. when it finally turns on, it says turn off and turn back on immediately! i can look at pictures and videos, but cant take them.


Hello,The lens of your camera has been stuck.You need to go to Canon authorised service center. They will replace the optical assembly.ORYou can give it to an expert for repair, he can repair it without replacing t ... Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera

Hello! I have a Kodak Easyshare C713 camera. It turns on, has plenty of battery power and works just fine. But I have a USB cord for it to transfer pictures, and whenever I plug it into my laptop, the camera turns off immediately, and wont turn back on, so it's impossible to transfer my pictures. What is my problem?


It is the way it is, the cam will be blank or black when connected to PC...just turn it on then you will receive a transfer window on the computer. ... Kodak EASYSHARE M1063 Digital Camera

My camera worked very recently, as I took pictures on a camping trip. However, a few days later after getting back, I've found that it refuses to turn on. If I turn it to either Video or Photo, the light turns green, but then immediately flashes red several times and shuts off. I've tried different batteries, with and without several SD cards, and nothing works... How do I fix it?


Here are the steps for the no power problem: 1. Make sure you will install a new or fully charged battery/batteries into your camera. Please use lithium batteries Ni-Mh or rechargeable Batteries (2000 M.Amp or higher). 2. Clean the battery contacts. ... Kodak EasyShare CX6200 Digital Camera

Lens Error I fell while holding my camera. The lens was open at the time and when I got up I turned the camera off. I then turned it back on to check it and the lens opened and immediately closed with the "lens error" on the screen. I can turn it off and on and the lens will always open but closes as soon as it has opened with the lens error on the screen. The shutter opens but closes also, like the lens. Can this be fixed? It was a gift so I don't have the bill of sale but I still have the orig


This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras. There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html ... Nikon COOLPIX L4 Digital Camera

Camera will turn on but immediately turns itself back off (leaving lens extended). then camera will not turn on (even for a second) for days.


This is usually a tell-tale sign of a dead (or dying) battery. Try recharging or replacing the batteries and you should be good to go! Hope this helps,\015\012\015\012FlamePants ... Digital Cameras

I have a Kodak ZD 710. Using rechargeable NiMH. Was taking a photo of a shiny surface towards the sun in 86 degree weather. Took 2 good shots when suddenly camera shut off. I turned it back on but it shut off again. Turned it on again and screen wanted me to change date format and then immediately shut off again. Next it would not turn on at all, no power. I changed batteries. Still no power. Removed batteries and 4 Gb memory card for several hours. reinstalled but still no power. Today is


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When I turn my camera on, it immediately says lens error on the screen and automatically turns the screen off. I am also unable to get the lens mechanism to go back in to the camera.


Usually when there is a lens error the camera needs a repair.\015\012However Here are the steps:\015\0121. Make sure you will install a new or fully charged battery/batteries into your camera.: Pls. use lithium batteries Ni-Mh or recharge ... Kodak EasyShare C633 Digital Camera

MX1063 will turn on and lens comes out, but immediately turns off and lens goes back in. I charged it for hours and still nothing.


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I have a sony, super steady shot, cyber shot camera. My batteries are new in it and every time I turn it on it immediately turns itself back off.


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As soon as i turn it on it immediately turns off again, what can this be? the lens comes out and goes back to the initial position, please help me? Kodak M1063


Your battery could be bust and needs to be replaced ... Kodak EASYSHARE M1063 Digital Camera

After using the camera I turned it off and when I went to take another photo and pushed the on button, the camera came on and then immediately turned itself back off again


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When I power up the camera the lens opens and immediately retracts and the camera shuts off. I've attempted to push every button while turning on the camera to no avail. I also held onto the lens when it opened. Though the lens remained extended, the camera powered off. When I turned it back on the lens retracted and the camera powered off.


Have you made sure that the batteries are LiIon and fully charged? I had a similar problem with a Kodak Easyshare camera that required the higher voltage LiIon battery pack rather than alkaline AAs which will fit in there but is not exactly right. ... Kodak EASYSHARE M763 Digital Camera

I just set the date stamp in the on position. Then, turned the camera off as I didn't need to take a picture. Now, when I turn it on, the lense comes out and then immediately goes back in flush and the camera is in the off position. The battery is fully charged and the camera even does this when I have it on the charger.


Hi,How long have you owned the camera? If under a year then I would recommend having it serviced by kodak under warranty. If it's over a year old you may want to try a new battery otherwise consider replacement.Thank you,Lee ... Kodak EasyShare V1003 Digital Camera

I turn on the camera, the lens comes out, then immediately goes back in and the camera turns off


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As soon as i turn it on it immediately turns off again, what can this be? the lens comes out and goes back to the initial position, please help me, its a kodak easysharev1253 hd


Your problem is likely due to weak/worn out batteries or corrosion on the battery contacts inside the camera which can\015\012prevent the full power of the batteries from\015\012flowing into the camera.\015\012Try this free fix before you do anything ... Kodak EASYSHARE M1063 Digital Camera

My Sony Cyber Shot DSC-S650is having an issue. The lens will not retract and when I turn it on, it beeps but shows a black screen with the 'Cyber-Shot' logo and immediately turns back off. Can you help?


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Hi welcomejee, I read all your solutions regarding the digital camera Sony DSC N2. I really have to thank you for your precious Some of the problems are very similar to mine: After the camera fell on the ground from about 2 meters in off mode the lens would come out and immediately back in 4 times in a row. After that the lens is back in, a beeping sound comes up and on the display it is written to "Turn the power off and on again". Of course that does not help at all. The lens is opening


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