Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera ?
Turns on for different amounts of time, if at all
\015 Whenever I turn on the camera, it'll either A) Stay on for about 5 seconds. or B) Not turn on at all. On the odd occasion it actually DOES turn on all the way, when I go to take a picture, it turns off. I have new batteries in it, too.\015
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Turns on for different amounts of time, if at all
If you cannot find a solution to your problem you may want to email [email protected] He has good advice and good used parts at a fair price. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera
Problematic Camera I have a EasyShare DX4530 which has suddenly started acting funny. Here's the sequence of events: - power up works fine - lens comes out ok - green light glows steady, ready for a picture - picture takes fine - green light doesn't turn on again - no amount of pressing the shutter button will bring the green ready light back - pressing the SHARE button a couple times (sometimes 2, 3, even 4 times) will move thru the share sequence and then finally exit that function, turning
I just discovered that the real problem is a STICKY SHUTTER BUTTON, staying down after taking a picture. This prevents the green ready light from coming on until I jiggle the shutter button. It has actually started to be hard to press, making a defin ... Kodak EasyShare DX4530 Digital Camera
My Vivitar Vivicam 5399 is refusing to turn on. It has worked perfectly up until a couple of weeks ago, when it started to turn off at random moments, usually soon after I had turned it on. Now, it doesn't turn on at all. The batteries are brand new, and I have tried putting them in different ways round. I need it for a competition in two days time, can you help me?
Have you tried to see if the battery door is completely shut? This is usually the problem with many digital cameras with batteries. Clean the battery door and where the battery touches the metal of the door. Check to see if the door is completely flu ... Vivitar Vivacam 5399 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
Polaroid Model a815 just bought yesterday: I took pictures with it and turned it off to get another item to photograph. When I turned it back on I got "Card Error" then a screen to Format Card: Cancel/Execute. I could not move to hit the cancel. It would only take Execute. It sat there "Busy" until it timed out. When I turned it back on I was back to the Card Error. I removed the Card and tried a different one. None of the buttons would work, but I still had the Format Screen showing. According
As you only bought it yesterday, take it back to the vendor and request a demonstration to your satisfaction. This looks like a fault, assuming so, request a replacement under warranty.\015\012\015\012Normally, all of these camera's are s ... Polaroid Digital Cameras
We have a Sony Cybershot DSC-W1. When we turn the camera on it fails to start properly. The lens moves a little, it beeps 18 times and then displays "Turn the power off and on again". We have tried changing the batteries, but it has made no difference. When we turn it off it moves the lens, but does not bring it fully back. Any tips appreciated.
Goto http://www.digitalcamrepair.com/self_diagnosis_page.htmfor self diagnosis.please let me help you before leaving a bad feed back. ... Digital Cameras
Zoom ERROR When I turn my Camera on it comes up saying Zoom Error. I can't Zoom in or out - and all I can see is a black screen. Last time I used it - I took a picture and put it bck in my bag - when I pulled it out again the error msg came up. It has happened once before and I reset the camera through the menu and the msg went away and the camera went bck to normal so when it happened again I press reset but this time it hasn't made a difference. Any suggestions?
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \015\012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a pro ... Fuji FinePix A820 Digital Camera
Blurry pictures I got my camera out for the 1st time in about 5 months, turned it on and it all the sudden WILL NOT FOCUS on ANYTING. No warning signals or nothing. It worked fine last time I used it. I changed the batteries and still no good. Tried all modes but still just a blurr. You can point it a different stuff and you can hear the sound of the lens focusing, but sitll just a blurr. Tried it inside, outside, up close and far away but just a blurr. Even took a picture & downloaded it to my
I just checked out the canon website, there is a link there regarding the CCD image sensory advisory. They are aware of the problem of all of a sudden getting a blurry picture and will fix it for free. Just call the toll free number on the site and t ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera
The last time I used my PowerShot S3 IS it worked just fine. I went to get it this time, and I could only preview saved photos. When I turned it to take a picture, their was only a black screen? Other than the white type, just not picture. And yes, I had the lense off. I did also try new batteries and it didn't make a difference.
The connection from ccd to camera has failed, probably due to dry joint, Canon dont own up to this, so it s shell out about \302\243140 for a repair or chuck it in the bin!!! ... Canon PowerShot S3 IS Digital Camera
My NIkon D70s has colored streaks and grainy pixels throughout all of my photos. This happened a few times intermittently and cleared by turning the camera on and off. It is now worse and doing it on every photo. Turning the camera off no longer clears the problem. I have tried different lenses and the problem is consistent with all of them so it is specific to the camera itself. I have reset the menu but the problem still persists.
... Nikon D70s Digital Camera
When I turn my DSC W230 Sony Camera on the lens opens and closes several times then finally closes and I get a message to turn it off and on again, but it just keeps doing the same thing. I have tired removing the battery for 20 minutes, reinitializing the camera and switching to different batteries that can power up my other camera.
\012Hi, \012\012Error: TURN THE POWER OFF AND ON AGAIN is displayed on the LCD screen when the Lens Mechanism is stuck or when affected by any malfunction. If turning the power on and off again does not resolv ... Sony W230 Digital Camera
My fujifilm finepix a345 won't turn on. It w orked well last time I used it. Then Ireplaced thenew bateries and it just wouldn't turn on. I tried many different batteries but still negative. The batteries worked on other cameras. I tried direct DC in 3V through a power pack but still no go.
... Fuji FinePix A345 Digital Camera
When i turn my camera on it says "Low battery" then turns off. Its not the batteries because ive changed them 3 different times and the batteries are fine.
Because the batteries are damaged. ... Sanyo Xacti VPC-T700 Digital Camera
Canon ZR200 memory card say ''card error'' when inserted. Card is not locked. I have formatted it. Have used 3 different sizes of cards. Sometimes it will say ''card error'' then start working a couple of days later as if nothing was wrong. Last card used worked for 13 pics then started ''card error'' next time I turned it on. Currently it just says ''card error'' all the time.
Sounds like the contacts for the cards are dirty. Turn off the camera and remove the batteries before doing the following.\015\012\015\012Try taking a piece of card stock (or a manilla folder) and cut it to the size (width only) of your ... Digital Cameras
Canon Powershot A470 - asks to 'change battery' every time it is turned on, then turns off immediately. This is so even when new, fully charged batteries (different brands, rechargeable, non-rechargeable) are inserted. Any ideas on how to remedy this?
At maximum, NimH rechargeable batteries reach 1.2volts, instead of the full 1.5-1.6volts of a standard battery. I recommend using Lithium batteries, vs. std or Alkaline batteries, as the Li batteries seem to hold a charge longer. \015\012 ... Canon PowerShot A470 Digital Camera
Canon A510 Powershot camera will not stay powered on when I turn it on in picture-review mode. It comes on for a second --> Canon screen flashes on -- and then shuts off. In picture-taking mode, it seems to be fine. It stays on. But if I switch to review mode, it turns off. I've changed the batteries. It was fine last time I used it, last week. I left it plugged into the PC for a few days, if that makes any difference.
These cameras have capacitors built into the circuitry. A capacitor holds a higher voltage so the camera will operate when in use. Some modes in these cameras do need a higher voltage to work. The capacitor for the review mode is weak and will need t ... Digital Cameras
My Samsung S730 says "low battery" and turns itself off immediately. I know that my batteries are fully charged and I have tried four different sets of batteries. Each time, it says the batteries are low and turns itself off. What can I do to fix it? This camera goes through very light usage (probably have only ever taken 200 pictures with it) and is in perfect condition. How can it be broken?
... Samsung Digimax S730 Digital Camera
Will not turn on for a certian amount of time
... Olympus FE-46 Digital Camera
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This is a CCD sensor problem and should be replaced. Try to have it done free of charge by Sony even though your camera is an old model because CCD sensor should last 10 years +. ... Sony Mavica MVC-FD73 Digital Camera
No response When I connect my Pentax E10 to my desktop or to my laptop, the camera turns on (the lens comes out) and the computer won't read it! I'm dying because I love my camera! I've had it for over a year and this is the first time this happens! I haven't dorpped it, I never lend it to anyone, nothing different has happened to it! Help!
Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer ... Pentax Optio E10 Digital Camera
My LCD goes partially black when I turn the camera on and shows a diagonal display of the photo from the upper left hand to lower right hand corners. The amount not black is not sufficient to take photos. I can make the LCD give a full display if I "jiggle" the photo settings devise from view to photo. I have tried this about thirty times and it always restores the LCD. I asked Canon Service Tech Support if the problem merited repair. Of course they said yes, but the flat rate they charge
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
Hey i got a coolpix s52 but every time i turn it on the screen reads this card cannot be use.. ive tried a various amount of new and old cards.. whats wrong with my camera??
... Nikon COOLPIX S52 Digital Camera
Drained Batteries I am having a battery problem with my A75, which is my first digital camera. The camera has gone through 2 sets of brand new alkaline batteries since I've had it. I have taken only two photos. I've mostly only turned it on a few times to fool around with it and to try to learn the different functions. The most recent batteries where drained after sitting in the camera for two weeks and taking no photos. Basically, brand new batteries drained after two weeks of no use. The Ca
I use professional $70k cameras for work and it's the same type of thing. If you're not using it, take the batteries out.\015\012\015\012With my A75 I have some energizer 2200mpa rechargeable AA's and the seem to last about a month or so. If I happ ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera
Help The last time I used my camera a maybe a week or two ago, it shut off because the batteries died and the lens never pushed back in. So, I just now went to turn it on after putting in new duracell batteries in, which I have used all different kinds in my camera, I have it sent so that the Samsung icon is on as it starts up. So that came on and after a second you can see on the LCD screen but it is blurry and after a few seconds I hear 3 loud annoying beeps and then it shuts off. What could b
The 3 beeping sound as ou call it annoying means that the camera has low battery capacity. the lens is stuck out because there is incorrect battery connection. there is an option on the camera setting for the battery type. try this one:\015\012 ... Samsung Digimax S630 Digital Camera
Camera will not do anything; it won't even turn off. The flash indicator and the ring around the joystick flash all the time and the lense is fully extended. It makes no difference whether it is off or in a mode or what buttons I push.
This is common problem that requires fimware update. Kodak will repair it for $50 or you may get lucky enough to find software update download on the web. ... Kodak EasyShare Z760 Digital Camera