Having problems with your Polaroid i531 Digital Camera ?

My lens won't retract or open and beeps 3 times and shuts off

\015 I have a samsung digimax my lens won't open or retract and it just beeps 3 times and shuts off\015

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THE ONLY SOLUTION I HAVE IS DO NOT USE THE ABOVE SOLUTION:
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  1. Using gentle finger pressure, press in the opposite direction of the abnormal lens direction
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  3. I heard a snap, then I powered the camera on.
\015\012\015\012I did just this and heard a snap alright! My lens is now completely broken! I am not a strong person, so it doesn't take much to break the lens! My camera is better off in the trash now!
I had a Polaroid i531 that would beep 3 times then shut down & the lens wouldn't retract.

I fixed it like this:
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  1. Inspect the lens from all angles and you'll see that the lens assembly is out of sync. (My was looking upward ever so slightly)
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  3. Using gentle finger pressure, press in the opposite direction of the abnormal lens direction
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  5. I heard a snap, then I powered the camera on.
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  7. Camera now works.
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