Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera ?

When I turn it ON it says TURN THE POWER OFF AND ON AGAIN. The lens is not retracting when I turn it off.


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My camera was doing the same thing. I just gave the lens a light twist back and forth and my camera started working again.
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