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

When I turn my Sony Cybershot 7.2 mega pixel camera on, the lens keeps going in and out and the message "Turn the Power on and off again" shows up on the LCD screen. When I turn the power off and on again, the same thing happens over and over again. Help!

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Same problem, recently i broke the lens but fixed it my self but in the process i blew up the flash component of the camera and now have remnoved that part the lens works fine now but get that same message. is it because i have removed the flash compnent of the camera?



Error: 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 resolve the error message, try doing a power reset and Initialize option.

Performing a manual power reset

?\302\267 Turn off the camera.

?\302\267 Remove the battery pack.

?\302\267 Press and hold the power button for 30 seconds.

?\302\267 Allow the camera to remain without power for 60 seconds.

?\302\267 Reinsert the battery pack.

?\302\267 Turn on the camera.

To reset the Camera back to factory default, select the INITIALIZE Option from the SET UP1 Menu of the Camera to OK.This will set the user defined settings back to factory default. The images and videos will not get deleted.


If the issue persists, service may be required.





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