Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera ?
How do you restart the Canon G9 camera?
\015 When we turn on the camera a piercing sound is made and the camera says 'lens error restart camera' how do we restart the camera?\015
There is not way to reset it if you get “lens error”. The lens stuck, you need to send it for repair.
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