Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera ?

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Constat yellow light flashing ,and unabl to take


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CAMERA WILL NOT TAKE PICTURES RIGHT AWAY. WE HAVE TO WAIT UNTIL THE RED LIGHT STOPS FLASHING ON THE TOP. NEVER USE TO DO THIS. AND WE ARE UNABLE TO GET IT TO FLASH ALSO.


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The flash has been working fine until last night when I tried to take a picture and the flash was set to auto. When I press the button the little red light beside the flash sign lights up, but the camera does not take the photo. When I set it to flash mode, it still won't take a photo. When I turn off the flash, then it does. What could be the problem? Is it in the settings?


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Red light continually flashes, and won't take picture


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My pictures are darker with the flash activated than when the flash is down. Unable to take ANY pictures if a flash is required as they turn out dark even though the flash goes off.


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Flashing yellow light beside veiwfinder.


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My camera works fine in all ways except whenever i turn the 'flash' on and try to take picture the green light just flashes repeatedly and it won't take a picture at all, but if i turn the flash off it will take a picture fine. HELP!


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Evil flash there is either something wrong with my flash or the light meter, but 99% of the time when i go to take a picture, the flash goes off. hood up or down, it doesn't matter. it seems that the only time the flash doesn't go off is in extremely bright light, i called customer support and was basically told to send it away for a million years to have it repaired, but is there possibly a more simple solution?


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Camera lens will open then close, plus both orange and yellow lights both flashing all the time


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After I take a picture the screen goes blank while the red light is flashing and I have to wait at least 10 seconds before I can take another picture. I can turn the flash off and be able to take pictures consecutively, how can I fix this or is this the way the camera works?


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