Having problems with your Samsung L200 Digital Camera ?

My samsung L200 digital camera fell down on the lens part and now its stuck what can i do?


Answers :

You damaged the most important part in the camera.
\015\012conctact samsung hoping they take it back. but i don't really think they will..
\015\012the replacement lens will cost from 50 to 80 dollars.+ the commision of the person who fixes the camera.
\015\012L200 $110-150 new $99 refurbished
Try all of the below methods only if your camera is out of warranty. If\015\012it is still under warranty, DO NOT pull on your lens while turning the camera on, whatever you do; you will destroy it, guaranteed.
Be especially careful when dismantling a camera to avoid an electric shock.all the circuitry boards contain cmos technology components, that will fail if not operated on in a esp safe enviroment,
do not remove the covers in any case. even if you would manage to free\015\012the lensblock you will do damage to the circuitry board just by\015\012exposing it to static electricity.
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  1. First, make sure your camera has fresh batteries and it is in recording mode.
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  3. Remove the batteries from the camera, wait for a couple of minutes, then put them back in and turn the camera on.
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  5. Try compressed air. With a fine tip blow off gun and dry compressed\015\012air (20 lbs) set the tip between the lens turret and the camera body\015\012and turn on the air while moving the tip around the lens. It should\015\012remove all dust and sand. Turn the camera on and it should function\015\012fine.
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  7. Another method is to tap the padded USB cover part on a hard surface, for example, a desk. Sounds simple, but it works.
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  9. Try forcing the camera lens. Turn off the camera. Place it on the\015\012back with the lens facing up and take a look at the spacing between the\015\012lens and the lens housing. If you notice that the gap is not even all\015\012the way around the lens, the problem should be easy to fix. This type\015\012of a problem usually occurs if the camera was dropped while the lens\015\012was extended. Simply - VERY GENTLY - press down the lens on the side\015\012where the gap is the biggest. You should hear a click as it pops back\015\012into place. If the lens is stuck at an angle, put the edge of the lens\015\012not the flat front, on the edge of a table and press the lens back\015\012towards the center. It will either click back in place and work or it\015\012will break off one of the three pins that ride in the grooves of the\015\012lens barrel. Try powering the camera back on.
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  11. If the lens doesn't extend at all or it extends and then retracts\015\012again, do the following. Turn the camera off. Take the camera in one\015\012hand and with the other gently take one part of the lens and gently\015\012move it round in a circular movement. Do so with both sections of the\015\012lens. You will hear a click as it pops back in place. Power the camera\015\012on.
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  13. Another version of this fix would be to pull and twist on the\015\012largest ring of the lens while turning the camera on. Listen for a\015\012click. If at first the focus seems to be off, turn the camera on and\015\012off and take lots of pictures, close ups and distance. Focus should\015\012slowly start improving.
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  15. If none of the methods work, you can dismantle the camera and try\015\012to clean the lens. .

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