Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera ?

The lens wont open but i dropped it accdently


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Make sure the lens is straight, not cocked to one side and gently help the lens out when it tries to do it automatically. You cant hurt it any more. Sometimes a battery disconnect for 30 minutes resets the camera.
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The lens wont open but i dropped it accdently


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