Having problems with your Vivitar Vivicam 8225 Digital Camera ?

My vivitar viviCam 8225 keeps taking blurry photos and when i point it a something it is blurry.

Answers :

From the first day we bought the 8225 we always had to hit the Wide / Tele switch 2 times to tele to get it in focus. none of the other w/t settings would be in focus. i was getting the camera ready for use the other day and noticed the aperture to be out of axial alignment with the lens. Gave it a tap, it moved to the center, anouther tap it moved to the side, everything out of focus. just bought a jewelers screwdriver set and will try to tighten this up but it apparently was never tightened properly. I know this is a good looking camera on paper (8.1 meg and all that) but boy am i glad i got it on sale! And it is not all the fault of the poor Chinese 2nd graders who assembled the thing, this camera takes movie clips but by design has no microphone, no sound, absurd! I bought this in part because back in the 60"s when i needed a quality flash unit to set atop my SLR it was usually a Vivitar. They have apparently gone the route of most of the corporate world; sell outs!
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Vivitar Vivicam 8225 Digital Camera

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 :

My vivitar viviCam 8225 keeps taking blurry photos and when i point it a something it is blurry.

From the first day we bought the 8225 we always had to hit the Wide / Tele switch 2 times to tele to get it in focus. none of the other w/t settings would be in focus. i was getting the camera ready for use the other day and noticed the aperture to b ... Vivitar Vivicam 8225 Digital Camera

Bought a Vivitar Vivicam T027 and I keep getting 'card protected' on the screen when I try to take a photo. I have tried a 1GB and a 4GB SD card. I have them inserted correctly as they will not go in the other way. I have tried them with the lock on the card in both positions. I called the customer service- not helpful. Any suggestions?

Remove the card from its slot, try to clean the card slots terminal connector. a small cotton buds with alcohol would be enough. Make sure to set the lock of the card to open position. Insert the card to its slot and open the camera to see if the mes ... Vivitar ViviCam 3915 Digital Camera

The Vivitar ViviCam X014 keeps stating Memory Full, Insert a SD Memory Card to Transfer and Take More Than One Test Photos. It has a new memory card in it, but I am unable to figure out how to make this work. Can you help me?

You have one or more pictures on the camera's internal memory and it won't let you use the memory card. With no card in the camera, go into the menu and find "format"....follow the on-screen instructions to erase the internal memory. After that, your ... Vivitar ViviCam 8025 Digital Camera

Is there a way to download images from a ViviCam 25 cmaera without the Vivitar Experience Image Manager? I already have a photo managing program for my cameras. (I have over 6000 photos in it.) My 9 yr old grandson got this ViviCam for his bd. I am the only one with a computer that can take care of his camera. I was shocked when I loaded the software and it TOOK OVER MY COMPUTER!!!!! And what is with all the Facebook and other uploading software. I don't need any of that. I just want to be a

When you connect the camera, what happens? Does an icon appear on your desktop, does windows open a dialogue box and offer to download the pics, does a "removable drive" appear in "my computer"? Any of these methods should allow you to download to a ... Vivitar ViviCam 25 Digital Camera

Blurry photos I get one crisp clear photo out of about 15. I don't know the reason. I have sent it in twice and they repair it (ya right) and I get the same thing. The only thing I can figure out is that on the lense ring if I make sure it is pointed toward the pine trees (lanscape I assume) that it will take a decent photo. They have changed the lense supposedly on the second time I sent it in. I have an extended warrantee on it yet.. I went into settings and took it off of auto and put it on l

I have had the same problem and tried messing with the settings and found that if I used these two buttons ( IOI ) & the right click button, next to the menu button (it has a circle with a line and a dot in it) that my pictures seem to look bette ... Samsung Digimax A402 Digital Camera

Hi, I just bought a vivitar vivicam t27. the photos are all blurry. I have never been so surprised by such a bad photo. The camera is 1 day old. Is this a bad camera, or is there a fix for this disasterous looking set of photos. SIGNED/ hugely disappointed in this vivtar product. ):

Are you zooming to take the pictures. Because this camera does not have an optical zoom. image quality falls apart rapidly with a digital zoom. The lens is small, doesn't have good light gathering capabilities. most likely plastic lens. Unfortunately ... Vivitar ViviCam 3915 Digital Camera

I have a Fuji S 5200 Digital camera and the SD card kept coming up ''write Error'' every time I took a photo. I have replaced the card with a new one which worked for about the first 20 photos, 2 weeks. It now keeps coming up ''Card not initialised'' each time I turn on the camera. The only thing I have done since taking the last photo is to download them onto my I Book G4. Am I doing something stupid?

We can try... Go to the menus and set all to default or set all to default or something like that. Then test. ... Fuji FinePix S5200 / S5600 Digital Camera


Hello,\015\012\015\012Here is the main support page for the camera notated:\015\012\015\012Sony Cybershot DSC-W50 Support ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera

I am trying to take photos with my Olympus FE-140, which is supposed to be a cinch to use and has been until now... Maybe I pressed something I shouldn't have, but it keeps taking me to Card Setup, and my options there are either Power Off or Format...help?

Format the card in a Fuji. Oly cams dont do a very good job formattng xD cards. Take it to a cmaera store and see if there is a Fuji you can use to format the card. ... Olympus Digital Cameras

When I received my vivitar vivicam t328 camera,I did not receive a owner's manual with it.It takes good pictures but I think they would be better if I knew everything about the camera.I should not have to guess about something I had to pay for,or pay more for something I should have gotten in the first place.I pray you can fix this problem and soon.

Hi,You can download and print the instruction manual in PDF format by clicking this link. Adobe PDF Reader is required to view this manual. ... Vivitar ViviCam T328 Digital Camera

I have a vivitar vivicam,i havent used it in a while. I just tried to take pictures and it says card protected. It lets me look at allthe features and my old photos but not take new ones. When i try CARD PROTECTED comes up in red letters with a blue back screen. I dont know what to do...

There is a little, and I mean little, lever on the top left, and if it's in a Locked positions...it is "protected"...move the lever to the Unlocked position and you shouldn't have any problem. ... Vivitar ViviCam 8025 Digital Camera

I am looking for a driver for a Vivitar Vivicam 55 driver and instructions. Vivitar does not list this camera on their website and customer support has not responded to email requests since the last was sent over a week ago. This is a low end digital camera that does power up and take photos but I cannot download them since the pc can't automatically download the driver. Thank you.

About the User Manual, check this link: vivitar_vivicam_55_digital_camera/manual-15240Check the drivers in this link: ... Digital Cameras

I cannot find or download the instruction manual for my purple Vivitar ViviCam 8225 camera. I have used it and printed out photos but the picture quality is VERY POOR (some pics are blurred & most of the are NOT very sharp) for an 8.1 mega pixel camera this is not good enough. My 5 mega pixel camera phone takes better quality photos!

Go into the menu and find picture quality..set it to extra fine. ... Vivitar V-8225p Digital Camera

Vivicam help!!! my daughter bought a vivitar vivicam and it keeps telling me to format the card, it says card full (it's a brand new card) and then when we try to take pics it says format card, we go thru the format but not working .....HELP

I found a user manual online says max memory is 256mb on this camera ... Vivitar ViviCam 3715 Digital Camera

Dark screen when i turn my camera on the screen is dark,i know its something inside because when i look through lens opposite way can see the inside lens doesnt click open now and again it does and i can take a pic but most of time its not please help,this only happened overnight was ok the day before its a vivitar vivicam 3830s

Two reason for the screen to be dark1. If you can see 'shadow' images on the screen, this implys the backlight tube or the inverter circuit has blown.2 If No images show up at all then this is a mainboard failureThis is assumi ... Digital Cameras

Memory card clear and won't take a photo - Vivitar ViviCam 3785 Digital Camera

... Vivitar ViviCam 3785 Digital Camera

I have a vivicam 3755 (no 3A30009825) MY CAMERA CANNOT TAKE PHOTOS....IT SAYS LENS ERROR ......the lens seems to be stuck....is there a vivitar service centre in mumbai?

Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digital camer ... Vivitar ViviCam 3755 Digital Camera

Vivitar vivicam 5022, while trying to take photos the lcd screen says good bye and the camera powers off, batteries are new and tried several other sets of batteries.

Clean the battery contact terminals to remove any coating/oxidation/moisture gathered over it, ... Vivitar ViviCam 5022 Digital Camera

All photos I take have suddenly become blurred on my vivitar Vivicam 8225

The reasons why Photos get blurry might not always be an issue with the lens. Here are a few things you should consider -1) Check if the Battery of the Camera is fully charged. This can hugely effect the outcome of your pictures.2) Make s ... Vivitar ViviCam 8025 Digital Camera

I had a ViviCam 8018 for christmas and it has not worked properly since i've had it. Everytime I try to take a photo it just keeps saying goodbye and switching off.

Ask the person who gave you it ask them where they got it from and try and take it back. ... Vivitar ViviCam 8018 Digital Camera

Whenever I look at my photos one side of the picture is slightly blurry, usually the right side of the print. I have Canon Digital Rebel XTI/EOS. Is there a setting or something I should change or should I take it in.

Hi there, as per your information i suggest you please reset the camera from camera Manu option. After that if its working well then fine otherwise its a problem of lens auto focusing. Reason of Dust or there is a guide pin in side the lens. Thats no ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

My vivitar vivicam 6320 works ok but flattens batteries as soon as it is turned on . I have tried rechargables and new Duracells but the same thing happens, I can take a maximum of two photos then the batteries are flat

Use energizer rechargeable batteries and will work for good ... Vivitar ViviCam 6320 Digital Camera

My camera will only stay on in playback picture mode switch to video or to take photo,s it shuts off, my camera is a vivitar vivicam 3950

This is happening when the battery is too low ...the actual cause is that it require less power to playback the pictures and much more for to work in shooting mode...So if you use disposable batteries get new ones...and be sure they ate real good alk ... Digital Cameras

I have a Vivitar vivicam X029 which my mom bought in a pawn shop. Unfortunately it didnt come with the program to install it to my computer so I could use it to take Photos out of it and save em in my comp. do you know where I can get it? thank you for the assisstance

Have you considered NOT connecting the camera to the computer.The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the ... Digital Cameras

Vivitar vivicam 3835.when i try to take a photo displays card locked

SD and SDHC cards have a slide switch along one edge. The switch needs to be closest to the contacts to enable writing. If it's already there, slide it fully the other way and then back. If this doesn't work, try a different card. If that doesn't wor ... Samsung Digimax S73 Digital Camera
  • 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: 0.3589 seconds