Having problems with your Sony DSC-T7 Digital Camera ?
Small dent on lens cover
\015 I have a small dent on the lens cover. Whilst it does not effect the use of the camera it is annoying me every time I look at it!!! It seems that if I could remove the cover - I may be able to gently push out the dent from the revers side. Anybody know how to detach the lens cover without breaking the camera?\015
Put a sticker over it or a little stripe or somthing. The cover looks like its connected on the inside of the front case. Contact sony maybe they will send you a little slony logo sticker? you know how their logo is little dots? maybe you can find one on e-bay or somthing. Stickers cover everything :P
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Small dent on lens cover
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My Sony Cybershot is a Full Hd 1080 and the lens is stuck, camera keeps saying take off the lens cover, the lens cover is not on!!
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