Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera ?

ACCESS message Getting a message on the digital camera screen that just says ACCESS then aske me to switch off and on again but won't work - any ideas? Its a DSC-W50.


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One guy with the same problem fixed it by running over it with his SVU and posting the video on Youtube. It's smashed but "access" has disappeared from the screen.
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