Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W70 Digital Camera ?

I get "access" but the camera doesn't get any futher than that

\015 The lens opens out and then closes back in and then opens out again a few times until you turn it off. Is there anything that can be done? If there is, how much is repairs?\015

Answers :

Option 1 (If you are able to access the MENU of the Camera):

Try Initializing the Camera as follow; Initializing\015\012the Camera will reset the settings of the Camera to the factory\015\012settings including date and time. It will not delete any data saved in\015\012the Camera.

1. Please press the Menu button on the Camera.
2. Then, select the SETUP menu and select the SETUP 1 option of the Camera.
3. Then, select the Initialize option to OK.

Option 2:

If issue persists try Power reset the Camera by removing the battery from the Camera and inserting it after 1 minute.

Option 3:

Apply some thrust or a little bit bang on the Camera to free the dust particle as this issue may occurs if the Lens of the Camera stuck or jammed due to dust particles near the lens.

If the issue still persists then Service may requires to resolve it.

To get the Camera service/repair, check this/above link.


Good Luck!!!!!!!!!!!!!

On mine, I used my fingernail to assist the telescoping metal barrels to open as I turned the camera on. I had the sense that they were struggling to telescope out. This worked. I suspect the metal barrels have a tight tolerance, and that there is some surface corrosion that is hampering their smooth action. Let me know, anyone, how to service this ([email protected])
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