Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera ?

Lens wont move, turn it on and it just sits there making mechanical noises

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I have Panasonic DMC-FX100 , Lumix 12 Mega Pixels.
\015\012When I on my camera its shows that "Please turn camera off and turn on again." when I turn off the lence cannot shut down , it makes noise. When I turn on, the lence move again but cannot turn off.
Considering the other answers didn't even address your question hopefully this will help!
\015\012Sony Cyber shot DSC S40 - The lens has barrels and plastic rings around it that allow it to move in and out. due to impact or simply dust working it's way into the camera sometimes it will mess up that mechanism. Teleplan Camera Repair can fix it includes a cleaning as part of their repair. Whatever you do, do not force the lens in or pull it out, that could cause more damage!
\015\012Panasonic DMC-FX100 , Lumix 12 Mega Pixels - This is an error code that shows up due to a sensor problem, or similar problems to the above. Only a full diagnostics will reveal what is going on. You can check for camera repair on your Panasonic here.
\015\012Both of these cameras are very good and the cost of repair will run you 1/3 or less of a new one.
\015\012Note: when you store your camera make sure it is in a dry place, not exposed to humidity, and also doesn't allow dust to seep into the compartments.
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