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Sony Digital Cyber Shot Model DSC-P92 Will not power up. New batteries are in. After a download to my computer, the camera lens wont extend. I get a short beep, but no action.

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A common problem with this model...

Holding the camera with the lens facing down give the camera a good shake to try and dislodge any dust or sand that may be between the lens and the body.

Visually check for anything...

If still no luck give the camera a rap into your other hand to try and dislodge the stuck lens. Try the same with it powered up or try rocking the lens. The rap into the hand may have to be fairly hard, but by hitting it into your hand you hopefully won't hit so hard as to damage it (otherwise it hurts), you are after a jarring type of action. If you get it going again put a very small amount of graphite into the assemble between the lens and body, dip a pin into the graphite and use that amount at a time. Do not use any oils etc as this can seep into the camera and onto the CCD chip.

If no luck then camera will have to be dismantled to free upi the lens, if you are mechanically able you may want to try this, but it is not for the faint-hearted.

Let me know, if needed further assistance.

Hope i helped you.

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