Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W1 Digital Camera ?

Viewing is fine, taking pictures is not


\015 I'm having problems with my Sony Cybershot DSC-W1. Viewing images is no problem, as is accessing the 'setup'-menu. \015\012The problem starts when I want to take a picture: the lens comes out and the camera immediately goes dead. Nothing appears on the screen (ie error messages or something). I tried other (brand new) batteries, different memorysticks and resetting. That didn't work. Any help would be greatly appreciated.\015

Answers :

I had the same problem. Rgazevedo's solution worked for me, here's what you do: with the camera off, turn the dial to play mode, turn camera on, then turn the dislay screen off, switch over to camera mode, you should be able to take pics. Any word on this firmware upgrade business?
My one got the same problem. the solution posted on Feb 11, 2007 really works. Thanks。
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