First review the warnings in the "Please Read This First" section of this blog, especially the flash capacitor shock warning and link. After that my camera was able to turn on. Do you know how much they charge to fix it cause they wont tell me without me paying £20 just to look at it. The idea behind this troubleshooting tip is that the camera will try to autofocus while the camera lens is extending, which will hopefully seat the lens barrel guide pins back into http://cdbug.org/lens-error/lens-error-digital-camera.php
I think it's screwed! :( Thank you anyways for the helps! March 23, 2008 at 11:07 AM Anonymous said... So I finally gave up, but upon putting the thing back together and trying the lens, I got an improvement (I think): the lens actually made a fast rat-a-tat sound like If the lens extends even further, grab it again at its furthest extension, preventing it from returning.
I have a Canon PowerShot A530 and I dropped it while I was taking a picture and it turned off. It made an awful racket, but the lens moved and the camera cycled on. March 30, 2008 at 1:01 PM Anonymous said...
Hello camera repair, I was interested in buying an canon sd1000 or something like it, but after reading all of these problems I am reluctant. Here are some troubleshooting tips for when this occurs: Cleaning If there is any dirt, sand, grit, etc. olyflyer Sep 26, 2015 Re: Lens Error on 10-30mm. Nikon Coolpix L830 Lens Error I feel like he is full of it and that there is something that came loose in the lens.
January 22, 2008 at 10:07 AM Anonymous said... Lens Error Restart Camera Canon Went back in like a charm!Thanks for all the help and good luck to all. Thank you for the great tips..
Fix #4: Place the camera flat on its back on a table, pointed at the ceiling.
Banging my camera (gently or otherwise) did not seem to help. Nikon Coolpix S3000 Lens Error I have a Sony Cybershot DSC-W5. BECAUSE I DIDN'T HAVE A WARRANTY. While taking picture it slipped from my hand and hit on the floor and I started getting Camera lens error.The post have been really useful.
Add to Want to watch this again later? http://photo.net/nikon-camera-forum/00CW3S Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. Nikon Coolpix Lens Stuck I just scare to open it by myselt.Thank you for your best comment/Regards January 25, 2008 at 12:57 AM Camera Repair said... Lens Error Nikon J1 We apologize for the inconvenience and will do everything we can to repair your Nikon camera as quickly as possible.
I read your site but tips #1-5 didn't work. this content I have a Casio Exilim EX-z77 and I brought it with me to the beach this weekend. This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digital camera, a stuck lens, jammed lens, or a malfunctioning lens. I bought the camera about a year ago from a retailer as an open box display model. Nikon Coolpix L840 Lens Error
Blowing compressed air into the lens did the trick! Working... Working... weblink The logo is showing up dark as much of the battery power is likely going to the lens motor trying to overcome the sand.
I really like the camera and havent had it long. Nikon Coolpix Factory Reset I have a Canon Powershot SD400 and the lens jammed one day. There was an obvious click and slight realignment of the lens as it dropped back into place.
Working... The lens does not retract.The logo is still there but very hard to see as the screen seems to be dark but it is there and freezed.So switch back to OFF Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Nikon Coolpix S4000 Lens Error Rating is available when the video has been rented.
February 6, 2008 at 7:39 PM patrick said... The lens doesn't extend properly or becomes stuck, jammed, or the lens was damaged because the camera was dropped Here's how to fix it, without even taking a screwdriver to the Canon Powershot Image Nikon Coolpix vs. http://cdbug.org/lens-error/kodak-digital-camera-lens-error.php Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable.
Jay SonyAlphaLab 20,541 views 33:20 Nikon D5200 Digital SLR Camera- How to use, Hands-on Review & Unboxing in Hindi (हिन्दी में)-ABC - Duration: 9:56. What I did was turn on the camera, allow the lens to extend, grabbed the lens casing when it attempted to close. i was so afraid of telling me mom, and i had planned to spend like 80 dollars getting it repaired. Please don't blame me if instead undesirable results occur.
Thanks for any advice. The Lens error message occurred, although the next power on the lens extended further and all is now working.Thanks heaps. I tried pulling the lens to keep if from going back in, but that did not work. Yes No Voted Undo Score 4 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz?
Simply use the search bar located at the top of the site, then refine the following page of results using the filters on the left. however i fixed it by taking it apart, the top cover thingy, and then pushing the lens back down into place. Thanks. To find your local Nikon authorized service agent Click Here.
Cancel The All-New Pro Tech Toolkit The high performance electronics repair kit. i have had the problem where the lens was half stuck out and i had the 3 beeps, i worryingly pushed the lens back into the camera. I can't thank you enough for your blog. If you choose this method, you must ensure that none of the compressed air touches the lens itself, as the pressure of the compressed air may damage your lens.
March 9, 2008 at 5:53 PM Lynn said... Since most of the references on the web were about the lens zoom sticking, sometimes due to an impact. Trying this will be your decision. Thank you so much for your wonderful blog. ~Freddy May 12, 2008 at 4:17 PM Anonymous said...
Some other names for this problem include for Canon Powershot and Nikon Coolpix "lens error", Sony Cybershot "access error", Kodak Easyshare "lens obstructed",and Fuji Finepix "zoom error" and "focus error". You especially might consider this if the lens barrel appears obviously damaged, bent, or crooked such as from a fall. My camera came back to life!