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

ACCESS?!?!?! My camera keeps coming up with this access error message! the screen goes blue and then access comes up. it flashes continuously. it then comes up with images ive previously deleted!?! ive purchased a new memory stick and this has not corrected the problem. have i pressed some crazy combo of buttons or something?


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I had to tap the entire front of the lense on the fat part of my palm. I had to do it 4 times semi-hard. Then the camera just popped on. Thanks for the tip, I did have to do it three times turning it off and on after each 4 strikes. The fifth time was a charm. I now have to do it every time to make my camera work. Crazy but it works.
Yeah i had the same problem with my DSC W70. It is because the lense is not alligned properly. When the lens begins to go in tap it a few times on a soft gentle surface to get it realigned. It worked for me!
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ACCESS?!?!?! My camera keeps coming up with this access error message! the screen goes blue and then access comes up. it flashes continuously. it then comes up with images ive previously deleted!?! ive purchased a new memory stick and this has not corrected the problem. have i pressed some crazy combo of buttons or something?


I had to tap the entire front of the lense on the fat part of my palm. I had to do it 4 times semi-hard. Then the camera just popped on. Thanks for the tip, I did have to do it three times turning it off and on after each 4 strikes. The fifth time ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W70 Digital Camera

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