Having problems with your Samsung Digital Cameras ?
I can turn my camera on then the screen picture is all blurry and it won't do anything if you press the button as if to take the picture.
The one thing i have noticed different is the letters [CAF] in the bottom left hand corner and after about 10secs the screen goes black, as if off and the light starts flashing.
When the camera is set to C-AF (Continuous Auto Focus) mode the focus is continually aligned according to movement of subject or the camera even when shutter button is not pressed. The Continuous Auto Focus (C-AF) is disabled while the camera is zooming in and out. Once the camera stops zooming the CAF is initiated and the cameras focus is adjusted.
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I can turn my camera on then the screen picture is all blurry and it won't do anything if you press the button as if to take the picture. The one thing i have noticed different is the letters [CAF] in the bottom left hand corner and after about 10secs the screen goes black, as if off and the light starts flashing. Any ideas?
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My photos always upload to my MAC automatically when I plug the camera into the computer. Today, however, the camera comes on, the screen comes on the camera and it says "busy," the screen then goes black, a red light in the bottom right hand corner of the back of the camera begins to flash, and eventually it even stops. I did re-charge the battery and it still did the same thing. Do you have any idea what is going on?
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If there is any possibility that you have been to the sea coast or a hill station , then it is possible that moisture condensation would have resulted in causing this fault.\012Please use a hair dryer to heat off the camera - just a bit far awa ... Nikon Digital Cameras
When I try to zoom, screen goes black and "E18" appears in bottom corner
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Hi , i think you need a lens alignement;;\015\012and focus adjustemt\015\012hope that will help...\015\012goo lucks;;but if iw\015\012as in your place\015\012i will try to find another one the price get very low for this ... Canon PowerShot SD800 IS / IXUS 850 IS Digital Camera
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... Nikon COOLPIX P90 Digital Camera
Olympus C-4000 doesn't complete the power up cycle. It goes fine until the number of pictures taken appears on the bottom left for one second. At that point the screen is black and then everthing goes black. The motor whirs for a couple of seconds and the lense barrel stays out. No buttons have any effect. I've put in fresh batteries.
You will need to send the camera in for repair, check your warranty if you have warranty contact your dealer or camera maker.\015\012\015\012if you are outside of warranty you can get a free repair estimate from\015\012 ... Digital Cameras
I have a Canon PowerShot A400 digital camera. when I turn the camera on, it acts like it is going to turn on, then it starts beeping and the screen goes black. It has the message E18 in the lower left corner of the screen. I changed the batteries, but it is still doing it.
Please see this post:\015\012\015\012http://www.fixya.com/support/t102982-e_18_problem\015\012\015\012Good Luck!\015\012\015\012Brian ... Canon Digital Cameras