Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W170 Digital Camera ?

DSC-W150 SteadyShot says turn power on & off & lens pops in/out

\015 My sony 8.1 pixels cyber-shot camera keeps telling me to turn the power off and on again and the lens keeps going in and out. it worked fine and then when i was pushing buttons to see the last picture i took it told me to turn it on and off again. i can hold the button down on the back of the camera with the arrow in the box and see the pics that i already took but when i push the button to take a picture it immediately tell me to turn the power off and on again with an exclamation point. how do i get it to where i can take pictures again please\015

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I had the same problem with my Sony DSC-W150 camera. It turned out to have an easy fix. At the same time, press the power button and depress the shutter button halfway (the one you snap to take pics) as if you were trying to engage the autofocus without pressing the button down entirely. The lens will attempt to autofucus, which in my case was enough extra power to dislodge whatever debris/sand had clogged the lens. Hope this works for you!
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