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

Sony cyber-shot DSC-S500 will not focus

\015 Hi, I gave this digital camera to my son a year ago and all was fine until a few days after warranty expired, it no longer would focus. The LCD screen only shows a darker, grainy picture and then won't focus to take the shot.\015\012Is this a sensor problem?....Sony said it would cost more than the camera to have them look at it and repair!\015\012Thanks....regards,gayle\015

Answers :

My too dosent work,when i turn it on it only says:

Cyber-shot

for 1 second then it goes!

Help me
Its common problem with lens....needs service which is not worthy
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Sony cyber-shot DSC-S500 will not focus


My too dosent work,when i turn it on it only says:Cyber-shotfor 1 second then it goes!Help me ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

Problem: I have a problem with sony cyber-shot DSC-S500. I could not dowload any files from the Sony cyber-shot to my pc (windows 7 system). I try to connect to a dvd player, and I could see the files stored inside sony cyber-shot card memory. Is there a problem with usb drivers? Where could I get them and fix the problem. Thank you.


Hii think your cam got viruses and u need to check it with antivirus 1 - connect the cam to computer2 - scan the cam with your updated and registerd anti virus ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

Turn off tracking focus - Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera


... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

Describe your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500


The fault may be with the apature in the lens, or the CCD sensor sensitivity. Go through all the menus first just in case something was changed. \015\012\015\012Maybe the camera is in the manual mode, and the apature is turned all the way ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

Sony cyber-shot DSC-S500


If you open the camera up, whick I know is an intricate task, and take the screen down but don't unplug it, at the right bottom their is something that resembles a watch battery, if you can figure out how to get it off and find a replacement it will ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

Use as a webcam DSC-S500 - Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera


Connect to computerinstall drivers load messenger (yahoo, oovoo or ...) go through the setting of messenger and choose the input device ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

My SOny DSC-H3 wont focus. - Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera


Http://www.docs.sony.com/release/DSCH3.pdfhere is the link that you can find out how you change the settings. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera

Does the cyber-shot need special batteries? - Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera


Yes, it requires 2400ma or higher rechargeable batteries to work longer.Thanks. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

My Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S650 started showing unfocused shots about 7 months ago, and has worsened to almost every shot is unfocused. It does not matter what mode it is in, but I usually use the automatic focusing mode.


It is problem of lens mechanism and only solution is to replace lens assembly. Local camera repair shop will help you to replace lens assembly because it is not user level repair. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

How do U upload photosfrom my computer to my sony cyber shot DSC-S500


I'm not sure that you can upload photos from the computer to the camera. i have never seen a camera you could do that with. The only way you might be able to do it is if you are using a sony memory card in your camera and you took the memory card ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

The door of sony cyber-shot DSC-S500 which keeps battery and memory card does not close properly.How can it be fixed


Yes, It can be fixed if your good hands on Exp. However, When the camera hit the floor did it dent the lip/edge surrounding the batter door. If so it may not be fixable, and you may be better of getting a new one, there cheap enough! Let me know the ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

Date stamp DSC-S5000 - Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera


... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

DSC-W200 focus fails at a distance - Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera


Remove macro mode off it ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera

No focus by dsc-w120 - Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W120 Digital Camera


Try cleaning off the little button (focus button) it sounds as if it is blocked and can not make up its mind where to focus. Also, you could (and should now) exchange the camera from where you purchased it-before the 30 days most stores give for a re ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W120 Digital Camera

Sony cyber-shot dsc-500, unable to focus.


... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera Problem


Ok there are two possible answers to your problem.\015\012\015\012First and cheapest, go to Sony's website and purchase the CD directly from them. It only costs 5 bucks, and it can be nice to have around. Here is a link, http://servicesales.sel.son ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera

Battery door to Sony Cyber shot DSC-S500 is broken


Hey jspo my cyber-shot just did the same thing. Where did you get your replacement part exactly? Was it expensive? ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

E:61:10 My camera just stopped focusing. I can take pictures but they are blurry and my screen flashes the error code E:61:10. I have tried turning it off and on, taking the battery out, changing the settings, nothing works. I can't find a reset button on the camera anywhere. Does anyone know how to resolve this problem? I have a DSC-T20 Sony Cyber Shot digital camera. An error E:61:10 came today all of a sudden. The screen is blurry and the zoom does not work. The camera has not been wet o


Thx a lot guys... The "sony smack" really works... My friend dropped the cam when he was to take a pic of me and my date at a dinner... I was scared, and didn't know what to do until I came to this site...At first it disappeared, but came back after ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T20 Digital Camera

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S70 Digital Camera - Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S70 Digital Camera


What is your question? Please mention it. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S70 Digital Camera

Sony cyber shot dsc-s500 is not turning on..


I'm not sure if this will help but you might want to try removing the memory card and powering it back up. If the camera stays on than there is probably something wrong with the card. Try a new card and see if that helps. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera

Sony Cyber Shot Camera DSC-S500


I had this problem i had to change the flash board and the problem stopped... i think tat is too your problem ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera

I lost the instructional manual on my Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S500 digital camera. Wbere can I get one?? Please help!!! Thanks!!!


Manual is here:\015\012http://www.docs.sony.com/release/DSCS500.pdf ... Digital Cameras

Battery door broken,can i get the parts - Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera


The DSC-S500 door is not available unless you purchase the entire battery box. This costs about $40 and is available from the Sony site. www.sony.com.\015\0121-239-768-7691 ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

My Sony cyber-shot DSC-S500 the cover for the battery compartment will not close completely...and even when I hold it closed the camera fails to come on every time


This problem can be caused by the batteries installed incorrectly. The battery closest to the outside edge of the camera should have the "+" button down and the inside battery should have the "+" button up. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S500 Digital Camera

Hi I have the sony cyber shot dsc T1. The battery is fully charged. when i flip the front panel down to operat ethe camers the screen is black but still showing (battery strenth, minutes left, folder name, etc. How can i make the camera focus again on the sugject to take the picture. Please help


This sounds like a description of one symptom of a failure with a ccd imager chip that I just received from Welcomejee. Reading the document at the below link describes a black screen, a test you can use to see if that's the problem, and if so, you c ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T1 Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.1161 seconds