Having problems with your Sony Digital Cameras ?

I got a cyber-shot camera for Christmas. I would like to be able to order prints of the pics I take. Every time I try to do this I get an error message that the picture has too low resolution. The camera was set at 12 megapixels and I still cannot order prints. Now it is set at 3 megapixels. Please help! Thanks, Mary


Answers :

Hi Mary- Your camera is fine.. And you should be able to order prints no problem. The problem has to lie elsewhere. Begin by taking your camera to a walmart, a rite aid, or a staples to make a few prints and see how you do. Then call the company where you are trying to order prints and tell them what is going on. They will have a vested interest in assisting you. \015\012
\015\012It's a good idea to have your camera set at a much higher MP setting than you think you need. For instance, even if you are a person who always prints 4" x 6" photos, you might shoot a picture with a detail you especially love. If your camera is set for more than the minimum number of megapixels necessary for a 4" x 6", you can crop and enlarge the photo to make a new photo of the detail without noticing any loss of quality in your print. \015\012
\015\012Recommended print size for default (**)compression
s.gif
\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Desired print quality:\015\012Good quality photos\015\012Better quality photos\015\012Best quality photos\015\012\015\012\015\012VGA\015\012Wallet\015\012Wallet\015\012Wallet\015\012\015\0121 MP\015\0125" x 7"\015\0124" x 6"\015\012Wallet\015\012\015\0122 MP\015\0128" x 10"\015\0125" x 7"\015\0124" x 6"\015\012\015\0123 MP\015\0128" x 10"\015\0128" x 10"\015\0125" x 7"\015\012\015\0124 MP\015\01211" x 14"\015\0128" x 10"\015\0125" x 7"\015\012\015\0125 MP\015\01211" x 14"\015\01211" x 14"\015\0125" x 7"\015\012\015\0126-7 MP\015\01216" x 20"\015\01211" x 14"\015\0128" x 10"\015\012\015\0128 MP\015\01217" x 22"\015\01216" x 20"\015\0128" x 10"\015\012\015\01210 MP\015\01220" x 30"\015\01217" x 22"\015\01211" x 14"


Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Sony Digital Cameras

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

I got a cyber-shot camera for Christmas. I would like to be able to order prints of the pics I take. Every time I try to do this I get an error message that the picture has too low resolution. The camera was set at 12 megapixels and I still cannot order prints. Now it is set at 3 megapixels. Please help! Thanks, Mary


Hi Mary- Your camera is fine.. And you should be able to order prints no problem. The problem has to lie elsewhere. Begin by taking your camera to a walmart, a rite aid, or a staples to make a few prints and see how you do. Then call the co ... Sony Digital Cameras

Battery? I just purchased the camera last night. Installed the included batteries, took a few pictures. When I put the camera into auto macro mode, set the resolution to super fine and try taking a picture, the camera shuts off and will not come back on. The lens is still extended from the camera. The same thing happend last night, without the super fine resolution. I took out the batteries and put them back in and the camera functioned normally. But today it will not come back on. A


I just got mine today, and the batteries were dead withtin a couple of hours, so yes.\015\012\015\012mines has decided to go black, it was fun while it lasted,, theres \302\24390 ill never see again ... Samsung Digimax S500 Digital Camera

Resolution I have a Canon Rebel XTI. Here is my problem. I took some senior pictures and then downloaded them onto my computer so that I could order them from my lab. The largest size that I could order was a 5x7 because of the resolution. What am I doing wrong. I have my camera set for the highest setting and I am using full auto. Can you tell me what may be affecting the resolution?


I suspect that what you have done is upload the thumbnails to the lab and not the actual picture.(check the sizes in kb) As fertobar says even at the lowest resolution setting the 400d is more than capable of printing out decent 5x7s. ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera

Hi--I have a panasonic lumix DMC-FP8, which I bought in May 2010. The camera is great for outdoor landscapes, etc. but I've had problems with low lighting and red eye. The camera has trouble focusing on the subjects, and there are often white spots all over the picture (even though I've cleaned the lens and checked to see if there were scratches or dirt on it). In addition to this, I have the red eye setting on, but I still get really awful red eye in all of my pictures. The camera is still new


... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP8 Digital Camera

Camera takes a few low resolution pictures even when the settings are for high res pictures


You should take your camera to service. Normal cameras are meant to work above 0 deg C (32 deg F), but usually they work even at -15 C (5 F). When you work below the freeze point there may some anomalies, usually LCD turns blue or purple ... Canon PowerShot S3 IS Digital Camera

I have the Samsung SL502 digital camera. When I transfer my pictures to my computer to order them online, they won't print because the resolution is too low. Is there a way to get the resolution higher on this camera?


You can choose higher resolutions under picture quality in the camera menu. ... Digital Cameras

Picture Resolution? Hi, I've been playing with my camera, trying to get the picture resolution above 72 pixels/inch (my mom tells me this is really low), and I can't seem to figure it out. What do all my settings need to be at?


Picture resolution is the total number of pixels in your picture (those little colored dots when you look really really close). It's expressed in megapixels and is simply the product of the number of pixels in the width of the picture times the numb ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera

Camera takes pictures very slowly thus they always come out blurry. I have the megapixel settings on their lowest and even with action settings on they are still blurry is there anything I can do?


You're supposed to press the shutter button half-way and allow the camera to focus (it will beep) then press the rest of the way. Do you do that? Do you unconsciously move when snapping the picture? You should not set your camera to the lowest megapi ... HP Photosmart R725 Digital Camera

How do I get my Kodak Z612 digital camera to take still pictures with 640x480 pixels? Got it accidentally setup that way, then set the megapixels to 6.0 and now can't figure out how to set it back.


Hi - You can download the manual from the link underlined in blue below:Kodak Z612See page 3 ... Kodak Digital Cameras

In uploading to a website, so that pictures could be printed, a comment states low resolution and the pictures may be blurry when printed. Is there any setting on the camera that I can change that would eliminate this proble?


I dont know what resolution your camera is, but make sure you have it set at the highest it can go. The higher the resolution the better quality the picture. I had a 12mp camera but you could set it as low as 4mp which is ok for snaps but if you are ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S700 Digital Camera

300 dpi how do I change the resolution on my camera? I have set the camera to the highest res but all the pictures still say it is only 72 dpi?????


I am not positive if this is what you are looking for, but if you use the menu button on bottom right corner of back of camera you can change the settings for the picture resolution and the fineness of the stored images. If you set this and it still ... Samsung Digimax D53 Digital Camera

My camera is only 4 years old. I am getting low light on my inside taken pictures. I've tried the different flash settings and the color compensation and white balance, which don't seem to help. Any suggestions? I also have the battery compartment door taped on, which is not strong enough, anymore. Can I order a new part for that, or should I just buy a new camera?


Transfer the photos to PC and check the picture quality ............. ... HP Digital Cameras

Blurry pictures My camera has two settings on the front. One is to take still pictures, such as flowers, the other setting is for action shots. My camera will not switch back to the action setting. There is a switch on the front of the camera. I have switched it to the right position, and it won't work. I have also taken the batteries out of the camera and switched it again. No dice. This sucks because I am missing a lot of good pictures of my kids. please help.


Hi:Try this... Go to the setup menu and RESET ALL. Then test.If this does not make a diff.then the camera may need repair.Here is a support you could call or email:Go to:\015\012http://vivitar.com/en-us/Support.aspx ... Vivitar ViviCam 5100 Digital Camera

Help me ok here is my problem i have a canon eos20d digital camera i do my orders online so now my problem is when i order a 8x10 i have to crop the picture and i don't want to i called the lady where i order my pictures and she said that there is a proplem with the size settings on my camera so now where is the size settings and what do i do about the size thing so i don't have to crop my photos


Most digital SLR cameras take pictures with an aspect ratio of 2 to 3. (This is based on the size of 35 mm film, where the images were 24 x 36 mm, a 2 to 3 ratio.) That is a different ratio than 8 x 10 inches, which is 4 to 5. There is no way to chan ... Canon EOS-20D Digital Camera

I have a canon ixus 9501s. when i load the pictures onto the computer they come out small/have a lower resolution. is it possible i accidentally set the camera to a lower megapixel? if so, how can i fix this?


Press the Func Set button. Scroll down to the bottom selection, then scroll right or left to select L for Large photos. ... Canon Digital Cameras

My flash has stopped working for some reason - I tried to use it yesterday and all of a sudden the camera takes pictures without the flah. I went on the flash settings and made sure it was set on Auto and then tried to take the picture again but no flash still. I then set the flash to go off on every picture but still the flash did not go off I would like to know how to get the flash working again Thanks


Either your batteries are weak or your flash is dead. ... Olympus FE-210 Digital Camera

What are the optimal settings for my digital camera? I have a brand new Canon PowerShot 12.1-Megapixel Digital ELPH camera, but I've been really disappointed in the quality of pictures it takes. For example, sometimes there are these smallish blurred white circles on the pictures. Can you recommend optimal settings that I should be using? I use my camera indoors and occasionally outdoors, so whatever settings best cover all different conditions would be ideal.


Small white circles usually means dust on the lens.  Remove the dust with a blowerbrush - not a tissue.\012You are asking for a "1 size fits all" solution for your settings, and indoor and outdoor use really means different settings.   ... Canon PowerShot 12.1-Megapixel Digital ELPH Camera - Silver

Lcd blurred I have a canon power shot a80 and when i turn it on and try to take a picture, on the LCD display i see a mixture of colour which is not even letting me see the image of the picture i would like to take. If i look through the lens and take the image, i am still able to view the picture I had taken if i set the camera on the view pictures. The mixture of colours on the LCD only shows when the camera is set on take the picture... and it doesn't even do it always. Thanks.


Canon will fix this camera if it is in the list of ccd defect. Contact canon.com for the Americas, or where you are. Call Service on the web page with the 800 number.http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&am ... Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera

I need to know how to reset the resolution setting on my Fujifilm Digital Camera FinePix S5700/FinePix S700? Can you help me get the best quality? It isn't blurry, but I think it could be better. Maybe, I can't get any better than the settings I have already. What should my settings be to get the best quality pictures from this camera? Can anyone tell me, Please? Thank You, Vickie My pictures look perfect in the view finder, but come out on the computer as grainy.....also, my S setting does not


You can try checking the user manual for those settings this is the link for that http://www.fujifilm.com/products/digital_ ... Fuji FinePix S5700 Digital Camera

I have a canon sx100is digital camera i purchased a week and a half ago. it was working fine until last night when all of the sudden the lcd went black. it still works, the camera just will not take new pictures. i can still view the pictures and videos before that point, but can't record anything new. should i just return the camera or is there hope that maybe i messed with a setting that screwed up the camera?


Turn on the camera and press the DISP button once. Take the camera back for exchange with your retailer if this does not correct the problem. ... Digital Cameras

My old camera was an Olympus Camedia c-765 digital. My new one is an Olypmus SP-800UZ 14 megapixel. The more I use the SP-8OOuz the more disappointed with the pictures I take. None of them seem sharply in focus like they were with the Camedia camera. Am I doing something wrong or is it a failing in the camera? I have tried most of the multiple settings but I am just not satisified. I thought with having more megapixels I would get a better picture. Am I wrong? Thank you


No, you are not wrong. When there are more pixels, the picture must be more clearly and you can zoom it more. Because you have experience with another Olympus camera, I'm inclined to believe that\012\012\012something is wrong with your new came ... Olympus SP800UZ Digital Camera

When i turn on the camera the lens wont pop open even when the battery is fully charged.... i was taking pictures and it working fine turn the camera off and on again then the lens wont open anymore? i can still view all the pictures i took from the camera but cannot take pictures anymore coz of the lens wont open. i tried initializing the camera by going to set up it didnt work..msg error said turn the camera off and on again and i did but didnt work either many times i tried please help thnks!


The problem is\015\0121- some dirt somehow got on the outside of the lense. After it was retracted fully in, it prevents the camera from opening again. When you turn it on, if it opens a little bit, try to pull it out NOT too hard and let go ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N2 Digital Camera

The button that contros the zoom and shutter snapped off my camera. It appears that the tips of the three tabs sheared off. The small spring that brings the zoom button back to center is still attached to the camera. If you set the button back in place, the zoom and shutter will still work, but the button comes right back off as you take your finger away. Can a new button be ordered and snapped on? If so, where would one order this part?


Contact olympus service hub ... Olympus Camedia C-765 Digital Camera

I have digital camera olympus FE series. The problem started after i used the camera on the beach. Two days after the pictures that i took were blurred. Sometimes its clear but several days after the problem worsened. Even videos taken and all pictures taken were all blurred. I tried adjusting the setting but its still the same. One thing i noticed is when i focus the subject very near the lens its clear! What went wrong?I didn't got it wet but it was exposed to heat at the beach. Can this still


Yes can be repaired,it is the problem of the focusing unit of the lens unit. ... Olympus FE-230 Digital Camera

Yashica ez digital 6032- 6 mp camera.. i got one sparingly used yashica camera... with above spec... which shows trouble when taking stil pictures outdoors... indoor pictures and video indoors n outdoors are fine. but when taking stills outdoor mainly in daylight condtions... resulting pic is over exposed and blured...with white light...i tried adjsting the setting and i have reseted to factory settings... but the same problem remains...pls help me


Yashica ez digital 6032video indoors n outdoors are fine.but when taking stills outdoor mainly in daylight condtions...resulting pic is over exposed and blured...with white light...i triedadjst ... Digital Cameras
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.4910 seconds