The only thing is, is that it is past it's warranty. June 6, 2008 at 5:37 AM Tobeon said... Note that most of the fixes listed here actually come from my reader's comments. holistic, Well good for you! his comment is here
Your help is greatly appreciated. In that case, try thinking of the lens as a dislocated shoulder. Have updated the posting as suggested. Should I open it to clean the lens and gears or should I just put it in some kind of liquid to remove those sand away without the batteries, and then http://www.fixya.com/search/p472633-hp_photosmart_m525_digital_camera/lens_error_15
Otherwise, I'll likely just give up on it. I was sitting down on the floor so I didn't hit it hard, but that did it. March 7, 2008 at 10:13 AM jonno said...
wahoooooo!!! Good luck Was this answer helpful? Please don't blame me if instead undesirable results occur. Camera Lens Won't Retract Fuji FinePix A345 Digital Camera Lens error m627-31 hp photosmart camera - HP PhotoSmart M627 Digital Camera This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras.
Particularly I do not recommend probing deeply around the most outer (largest) lens barrel gap, as you may dislodge the lens barrel dust gasket that's located just inside of that gap. Camera Lens Stuck I tried the blow-dryer again today and that didn't work, so I tried banging my camera on the carpet, and OMG, it worked. Doesn't matter what maker.
Do you know of anyone else with a similar camera that you may borrow their battery to try with your camera?
I'd say go for it, or it's bigger brother at about the same price, the A570 IS. Nikon Coolpix L840 Lens Error Number 4 half worked for me, it would allow it to come on and take photos, but it would still make horrible clanky noises and it can't focus... This is probably not a lens error, because other things are wrong other than the lens. se algue souber solucionar esse proplema por favor entre em comtato comigo no email ...
Thank you so much!! Some cameras might show nothing at all, but merely make a beeping noise as the lens goes out, then in, then the camera shuts off. Lens Error Nikon Coolpix I had the same problem as holistic when trying to get the lens unstuck...the lens went back in after tapping the USB pad, but then the picture was all white on Nikon Coolpix Lens Stuck I have a Canon Powershot SD400 and the lens jammed one day.
Sometimes even machines need a little shake. =) April 11, 2008 at 3:47 PM Anonymous said... this content the cylinder with the smaller diameter wouldn't completely retract and the picture was blurry. Question about HP PhotoSmart Digital Cameras 1 Answer Lens Error Lens Error My HP M425 camera has not been used for a while but when i wanted to use it it Camera fixed! Lens Error Restart Camera Canon
if that doesnt work... Can't view anything other than the start-up screen. Thanks.- Jason May 17, 2008 at 11:29 AM Anonymous said... weblink an hp photosmart camera M425 showing lens error when turned on and than shuts down See Lens ...
alright im not gonna lie, i dont have time to sift through all of these comments to see if anyone else mentioned this but,this is an awesome idea for a blog, Nikon Coolpix S5200 Lens Error The lens mechanism on compact cameras is one of the most vulnerable points, and it can get damaged even under normal use. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count).
HP Photosmart M425 Digital Camera Lens error 12 - HP Photosmart M425 Digital Camera If ur very sure that the battery is fully charged... My three-month old Canon Powershot SX100IS had this error. But no matter its name, the issue involves a problem with the extension of the camera's lens mechanism (or lens barrels). I Dropped My Camera And The Lens Is Stuck I did everything up to the tapping step, which worked, however, when the lens finally opened I had no picture, it was just white.
But repair would involve opening up the camera and individually reseating each ribbon cable connector. Result "zoom error" on screen, lens stuck halfway and the outer segment was at a strange angle. Eventually i slowly applied pressure on the focas len, and the zoom mechinism, when it was switching off, and it make a click. check over here However, when I went to turn my camera on, facing downwards..
We bought it from Best Buy and made sure to get the 4 year warranty plan. Hi, I write you from Argentina. It is stuck in that position. I really need to fix it, I hope someone can help me.
There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html ... turn off, turn on .. February 25, 2008 at 2:57 AM Camera Repair said... You just get a black screen with small "E18" sign in the lower-left corner: Photo: Canon lens error It seems that more and more people are showing up who took good
April 3, 2008 at 3:40 PM Anonymous said... I got it for Christmas. It is relatively new. In some cases, the lens might extend or retract to a certain amount, but not fully.
I have a Pentaz Optio E40 and the lens is every time stayed out. okay so i have a Casio exilim 10.1 mega pixel and i dont know what happened to it.