Thank you so much for your help! I can't thank you enough for your blog. Examine and clean around the lens barrel any noticed dust or dirt. I own a 5 month old Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX2. his comment is here
the forcing the lens worked while turning it off and on! 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. February 10, 2008 at 2:47 AM Camera Repair said... Thanks.
the motor is loud though, i then polished and oiled the zoom lens cases. With Samsung's release of the Galaxy S4 Zoom, I'm really curious to see if this will also be a issue/problem with this camera phone (and other phones with optical zoom). Keep in mind that you may damage the camera further, and please don't blame me if you do. Can this be repaired or should I send it n for repair.
Please enter a valid email address. First make sure the camera is working properly with the exception of the LCD. Hope you get lucky, but keep in mind that only about half the people are able to fix their cameras with these procedures.Allawi, your symptoms sound like a CCD problem. check these guys out But when i press the shutter button, the camera will not take a picture.
toodles!- heather May 27, 2008 at 1:28 AM Anonymous said... HiI tried all your tips and eventually had no option but to force the lens. Banging my camera (gently or otherwise) did not seem to help. Panasonic FZ8...
There are other techniques listed from readers there that just might work for your situation. check these guys out March 16, 2008 at 10:09 AM Scairns said... If the AV cable doesn't fix the lens error by itself, consider keeping this cable installed while trying fixes 4, 5, and 7 as a means to provide extra power to skip to main | skip to sidebar Do It Yourself Digital Camera Repair This Blog is dedicated to the home repair of digital cameras.
The SD1000 is a nice camera at a nice price. this content m425 From the HP site:Try the first solution below to resolve t ... We've been through 7 different cameras and a few times it was because the camera was dropped. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism.
Dislodging Particles by Tapping (Fix #6a) Fix #7a: Note that this particular fix is intended only for cameras with lens barrels that try to extend, but then stop partway, and then Other possible sources are physical jarring during operation or low battery during operation. The thing that worked for me is #7;; Forcing the lens in. weblink But the lens does not want to stay open.
Thanks again! I Hate Camera's, since the lens is obviously out of alignment, recommend the last listed fix (trying to force it back into alignment). Please also comment if none of the fixes were successful, or if you tried something different that worked.
There seemed absolutely nothing wrong with it to look at it.But, I got so fed up that I tried something else -I lay the camera facing up with lens pointing towards it broke at the end of a linkin park concert, but im so happy i got fantastic pics off the memory card :)guess i better get a new camera now lol I have tried everything you explain in the site but nothing happens. The quoted repair cost is usually close to or more than what the camera is actually worth.
Like i've been working on sophisticated electro-mechanical systems for over half a century [AEROSPACE]. The bottom part of it doesn't go all the way down when I turn the camera on, which I'm guessing is the problem, but I don't know how to fix it. My three-month old Canon Powershot SX100IS had this error. check over here Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended.
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but pictures has clear horizontal lines. Remove the memory card and keep it removed, then install the new batteries. Don't forget to clean any glass parts that you may have touched. Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz?
This should hopefully work. now it wont go back in, and one side is in more then the other due to the angle of the fall, i read the comments with the same exz75 owners you're my saviour! It now works like normal.