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I do not have the instruction manual any more. I need to reset the time as we have reloacted states in Australia and there is a time difference. I have no idea how to change the analog or digital time.
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I have a casio illuminator 4396 AQ - 184W. I do not have the instruction manual any more. I need to reset the time as we have reloacted states in Australia and there is a time difference. I have no idea how to change the analog or digital time. Please Help. Thanks Cliff
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Canon Powershot A470 - asks to 'change battery' every time it is turned on, then turns off immediately. This is so even when new, fully charged batteries (different brands, rechargeable, non-rechargeable) are inserted. Any ideas on how to remedy this?
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My Nikon Coolpix is reading 'Warning! Batteries exhausted' even after I change the batteries - have tired numerous times with different types of batteries. Unable to get to internal menu for b
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Hi I have a Canon Digital IXUS9515. I've downloaded photos many times from the camera however the last three times I've done it it's coming up with "communication Error" on the screen. Can you please tell me why? I've tried using different leads and also different computers but have had no succsess. I dont recall changing any settings on the camera. thank You
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Dgs-200 Problems after time out delay the camra goes to E0001 or E0002,E0003,E0004,E0430 I have seen several different codes but some times it still takes pic's. Last weekend when it got dark it started taking pic's every 60 seconds. but when I looked through the pic's it only showed around 20 pic's and I was in my tri pod watching it and it had to have flashed 100 times. any ideas
Any number preceeded with E is showing # ofEvents, not an error code...scroll thru setup to get erase all pics NO..press select no should flash, press select..done should show..next up button press should give erase all events; select;up or down butt ... Moultrie MFH-DGS-100 Digital Camera
Blurry pictures I got my camera out for the 1st time in about 5 months, turned it on and it all the sudden WILL NOT FOCUS on ANYTING. No warning signals or nothing. It worked fine last time I used it. I changed the batteries and still no good. Tried all modes but still just a blurr. You can point it a different stuff and you can hear the sound of the lens focusing, but sitll just a blurr. Tried it inside, outside, up close and far away but just a blurr. Even took a picture & downloaded it to my
I just checked out the canon website, there is a link there regarding the CCD image sensory advisory. They are aware of the problem of all of a sudden getting a blurry picture and will fix it for free. Just call the toll free number on the site and t ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera
Got an FE47 14MP but the sharpness of the pictures is a disaster. I have tried using different options in different light, background and environment but nothing changed. Lens is perfectly clean too. I have taken it to the Olympus agent who has sent it to Portugal for checking and they claim that the camera is according to master sample. Any ideas on what else I can do?
The only option is to take sample photo's and put it on photographic paper to prove your point and take it to the Olympus agent to show him the problem, "take few photo's" the problem you are describing is in the focus mechanism of the lens itself, c ... Olympus FE47 Digital Camera
Battery problem Tried two different types of standard AA alkaline batteries (sony and tesco brands) and within 20 seconds of putting the batteries in, straight from the packet, the camera stops operating and says "change the batteries". have cycled through 8 brand new batteries and the same thing happens each time, do i have a defective camera? This problem has been present since i bought it 2 months ago, just got round to addressing it. it has only ever lasted for a longer time (about a day
Hi , mostly camera complaining about draining the power of the battery , actually at present rechargeable battery , Im using Nickel Hydride battery ,typical 2500mAh I use to take pictures more than 200 shoots with flush. mostly selling rech ... Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera
I purchased this camera months ago and hate it. I guess I dont know how to use it correctly. Any time I try and take pictures it seems like it take forever for the pic to take. By the time it clicks the subject has moved resulting in blurry pic. I have tried moving the dial to different settings and no change. Any suggestions?
You need to learn the "half-press". You press the shutter button half-way and allow the camera to lock in the focus (it will beep). Then, when the moment is right, you finish pressing the rest of the way for an instant picture. ... Olympus EVOLT E-410 Digital Camera
Hi there We have a Canon Powershot A570IS digital camera, about a month old. Since changing the batteries once, the camera "low battery" warning light blinks every time the camera is switched on, and then it just cuts out with a "change the batteries" message. The new batteries are fine. They have been checked with a voltmeter and are giving spec of 1.5 V each. Any ideas? Thanks for your help Andrew James, Wantage, Oxfordshire, UK
Here are some simple things to try first for a camera that won't power on properly. They won't work for every case, but they're worth a try:\015\012\015\012 ... Canon Digital Cameras
When i turn my camera on it says "Low battery" then turns off. Its not the batteries because ive changed them 3 different times and the batteries are fine.
Because the batteries are damaged. ... Sanyo Xacti VPC-T700 Digital Camera
Sony DSC-W7 This camera was working fine but suddenly just stopped with the lens still protruding. I was on holiday at the time but i cannot see any visable damage to the camera or any indication that water may have got in Do you have any idea what it could be I have changed the batteries
It is not your battery. I turned it on and off a dozen times with no luck. The lese would make up and down movements, but would never close and camera would not work when open. So while I turned off, I softely push the lense in after a couple of ti ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W7 Digital Camera
We have a Sony Cybershot DSC-W1. When we turn the camera on it fails to start properly. The lens moves a little, it beeps 18 times and then displays "Turn the power off and on again". We have tried changing the batteries, but it has made no difference. When we turn it off it moves the lens, but does not bring it fully back. Any tips appreciated.
Goto http://www.digitalcamrepair.com/self_diagnosis_page.htmfor self diagnosis.please let me help you before leaving a bad feed back. ... Digital Cameras
My camera is new and won't turn on consistently if it starts at all, the power button will be orange for a period of time and then go off or the camera freezes midway through the powering on leaving the lens out i've tried changing to new batteries but there is no difference help!
The Canon powershot models have soldered with led free soldering the battery bay contacts to DC/DC board converter. Unfortyunately, the lead free soldering needs higher temperature to have properly melted and soldered such terminals. I don't know exa ... Canon PowerShot SX10 IS Digital Camera
I have a sony cyber-shot dsc-w55 cammera, and my daughter turned the dial that changes the picture modes to many times and now it only records on every picture mode...any ideas how to reset it?
Based on the information you provided, it seems that the Camera is in Burst or Multi-Burst mode.You may Initialize the Camera as follows:Initializing the Camera will reset the settings of the Camera to the factory settings ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera
Canon A510 Powershot camera will not stay powered on when I turn it on in picture-review mode. It comes on for a second --> Canon screen flashes on -- and then shuts off. In picture-taking mode, it seems to be fine. It stays on. But if I switch to review mode, it turns off. I've changed the batteries. It was fine last time I used it, last week. I left it plugged into the PC for a few days, if that makes any difference.
These cameras have capacitors built into the circuitry. A capacitor holds a higher voltage so the camera will operate when in use. Some modes in these cameras do need a higher voltage to work. The capacitor for the review mode is weak and will need t ... Digital Cameras
There is black dot in left upper corner, every time i take picture of sky dot is there, it's not a lens cause i try different one, same result, any idea why?
Common problem, easy solution. It is dust on the chip. At first try to blow the spot away on the image chip. Don't use your mouth or air, but use the airblaster.And there are special swap stick which can help. Go to a photodealer, they wi ... Nikon D200 Digital Camera
I have a Nikon D80 with 18-135 Nikkor lens. Everything was working fine. Battery fully charged. Now I can't take a picture. I just get a flashing "err" message and r11 code. Changed lenses - no difference. Any ideas?
Check which version of firmware is installed in the camera. Go to Nikon web sit and download the latest version available. This may resolve your issue. ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens
I have a DXG digital camera. It was workng fine. I dropped it onto carpet from a table top. Eversince it will n longer turn on. I tried changing the batteries, but it made no difference. I have a battery tester, so I know the batteries are working. I will take it to be repaird, but have no idea where. the manufacturer is not willing to even repair it for a fee.
Do you have the warranty for this camera? if so return it and they will give you a new one . it sounds like it broke when you dropped it this has happend to me before and i was so upset ... Digital Cameras
My Canon EOS 350D camera was working just fine the last time I used it, but now it won't shoot any more. Everything else on the camera works just fine, it just won't take any photographs in any mode. I've changed the CF card but it made no difference. No errors messages appear, it does everything except shoot.
Remove the lens and put it back on. Go into the menu and find "reset"...follow the on-screen instructions. Let me know if it works. ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera
Flash rebound I am new to digital cameras. So i took a long time searching before deciding on yhe tz3.The camera works great in daylight situations but with night snaps taking shots against glass or neon etc the flash is on the photograph also neon is exagerated spoiling the snaps.I have tried everything on the menu but cant seem to rectify. I am new to this but just back from holiday with mates all with different makes of cameras and not one had same problem. Any ideas. jack.
A camera flash against a glass, or any reflective surface, will bounce the flash light right back at you. Turn off flash when shooting through glass. Note flash is only for shots less than 12 ft distance. It take it you are shooting scenery shots thr ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera
I keep getting a warning to change the AA batteries, which i have done several times. That doesn't make a difference. I have given up. Is there another reason I get the warning.
Use Duracell or another high quality battery. The cheaper ones (ie Sunbeam) are not powerful enough to drive the camera. ... Canon PowerShot A590 IS Digital Camera
DSC-P73 problem Hi, when I turn on the camera, it drives the lens out then shuts off, leaving the lens out. If I try a couple of times with the power button it will eventually draw the lens back, displaying the word "Access" then shuts off. I have replaced the batteries... no difference. Any clues please? Rob from Australia
In this case i think theres a lens error so i would request u to contact the nearest technician because i think the camera is defective ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P73 Digital Camera
My Polaroid i532 turns off while viewing the pictures. While it is powering off it makes a beeping sound and the lens cover does not shut all the way. I have changed the batteries several times for fully charged ones Energizers NiMH 2500 mAh AA. Any ideas what could be happening?
You need to make sure you are using ULTRA / EXTRA STRENGTH batteries -- normal batteries don't provide enough power for newer digital cameras. ... Polaroid i532 Digital Camera
Canon powershot s1 is this camera shows a black screen all the time except when putting camera to display mode, when it will show previously taken pictures. I have tried changing batteries and memory cards. I have also tried taking a 15 second picture and removing and inserting batterise to no avail/ Any ideas?? ian
See this link. The details apply to US residents, but the service n ... Canon Digital Cameras