Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera ?
MY mode-selection switch glitches
\015 My mode selector switch thinks i'm turning it when i'm not. it's VERY annoying and will "switch modes" while im reviewing photos in "playback" mode. it will also switch it up while i'm trying to take a photo!i'm hoping its just dusty, should i squirt some "electronic switch lube" in there? i dont want to Fubar my camera but sony didn't fix it when i sent it in....\015
I have a Sony DSC W100 and had a similar problem. On one of these post there was a solution which worked for me. It stated to reset the camera and on the Sony if it is a reset button, it was located inside the battery/memory card slot. It is located to the left of the memory slot a little gray dot.
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MY mode-selection switch glitches
I have a Sony DSC W100 and had a similar problem. On one of these post there was a solution which worked for me. It stated to reset the camera and on the Sony if it is a reset button, it was located inside the battery/memory card slot. It is locat ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera
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Mode switch The mode switch will not switch to viewfinder mode which I prefer. Playback mode is OK. Also, indoor pictures have a yellow cast in the background. Is this a matter of changing the ISO setting and will that be a permanent change?
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Hi, I have a Sony DSC-W100 cybershot camera that the mode switch has gotten flaky. If you just touch it, it switches modes and if you rapidly change modes back and forth from one end of the control to the other, it may work for a while and then gets flaky again. Acts like the switch has dirt in it. Can I buy the switch? Clean it? or should I just toss the camera? Jim Lofgren in Redmond, WA
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MODE SELECTION PROBLEM
Try menu-> setup->setup1, initialize, ok- this resets calendar and time as well.\015\012It brought mine back to correct mode selection. \015\012Also make sure your battery is fully charged. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera
Mode Selection Fault
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I dropped my Canon sd1000 and now the mode switch wil not allow me to see images that have been taken nor does it switch to movie mode. Images are shown as I take pictures and immediately after. Their doesn't appear any stops on the mode switch, Short of sending it back to Canon is their some other fix?
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When Mode switch is set to take pictures or clips, the camera shuts down in less than a second after I turn it on. If the Mode switch is in the far-left position (review pictures already taken), it stays on and I can see all the pics in the camera, but as soon as I switch to picture-taking mode the camera shuts down.
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I have a kodak easy share z-612. it switches modes randomly
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