Having problems with your Olympus FE-340 Digital Camera ?
When power my fe 340, red light blinks but lens stays in and power goes out.
\015\012Thanks for using FixYa. Blinking red light indicates that the battery is unable\015\012to charge, to start with you can take a Q-tip dipped in alcohol and try to\015\012clean the battery & charge contact points and then try to charge the\015\012battery again. If the issue is still not resolved then the battery should be\015\012replaced. Please accept the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment\015\012for further assistance.
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When power my fe 340, red light blinks but lens stays in and power goes out.
Hi\015\012\015\012Thanks for using FixYa. Blinking red light indicates that the battery is unable\015\012to charge, to start with you can take a Q-tip dipped in alcohol and try to\015\012clean the battery & charge contact points ... Olympus FE-340 Digital Camera
I push power on/off button, lens goes in & out three times then out - holds for 3 seconds then goes back in without turning on? Red light blinks while going in & out then solid during last out and off three seconds later when in? Appreciate any help!
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It wont stay on. when i press the power button the led light blinks red. the camera is off but the lens is sticking out
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HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel\012 after dropping it. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.Use\012\012\01 ... Olympus FE-340 Digital Camera