This along with Fix #1c and #2 sometimes work for lens errors that occur from batteries wearing down while the lens was extended. When posting a comment, please specify your camera model, and the particular fix that worked. How to fix! - Duration: 3:01. Thank you for the tips anyways! :) March 7, 2008 at 8:51 AM Camera Repair said... navigate here
Brilliant site! I have a Casio Exlim EX S600. January 20, 2008 at 10:30 AM Anonymous said... 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. http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html
Listen for a "click" to hint that they've been reseated, and immediately stop forcing the lens at this point. Also take a look at Sony, as they also make some nice cameras. Reinsert the cable only AFTER tapping the camera. This can be pricey and you may want to consider replacing your camera.
I have had my Coolpix P2 camera for 2 years, and it has never given me problems, until I got the dreaded "Lens error", for seemingly no reason (did not drop Hey...i dropped my camera recently and have a stuck lens. I have a Nikon Coolpix P2 that had a Lens Error. I Dropped My Camera And The Lens Is Stuck So, finally, I tried something quite simple that worked: I took a sharp knife and VERY CAREFULLY inserted it between the portion of the lens cover that opens and the frame
I have tried everything you explain in the site but nothing happens. Hii have a canon digital ixus60 or whatever its called... Easy Quick Works! - Duration: 2:22.
The fact that your getting a picture, although blurry, is hopeful.
i tried all of these but my camera still did not want to work. Camera Lens Won't Retract April 27, 2008 at 4:02 AM Anonymous said... oh yea, I also can't turn it off before it powers off. Thanks for the info.
Thank you so much!!
i'd rather doing it my way. Lens Error Nikon Coolpix A lot of people have reported success with this method. Lens Error Restart Camera Canon Listen for that "click" and stop immediately if you hear it.
Fix #5: Blow compressed air in the gaps around the lens barrels with the idea of blowing out any sand or grit that may be in there jamming the lens. check over here holistic, Well good for you! So, I pushed the lens down evenly with my thumbs, and wa la no more camera lens error. FinePix A500: had this solution, tried everything. Nikon Coolpix Lens Stuck
I suspect a ribbon cable became dislodged or slightly disconnected from its connector. HiI tried all your tips and eventually had no option but to force the lens. And yes, the cost of fixing usually exceeds the value of the camera. his comment is here 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
The thing that worked for me is #7;; Forcing the lens in. Nikon Coolpix L840 Lens Error Thus make sure you try them in the listed order. Sign in 14 Loading...
I found bits of foreign material inside the lens assembly, and jammed in between the gear teeth. I didn't think him barely sitting on it would damage it. The lens will not retract into the camera. Canon Camera Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically I tried the next steps, blowing on it, putting it in review mode, turning it on upside down, etc etc ...
You're amazing and I'm so grateful. Still nothing.After about 5 or 6 times of hitting it in every spot and from every direction, one would think there was no hope ... Again, while doing any of the above, listen for a click that indicates that the lens barrel guide pins may have reseated in their guide slots. http://softacoustik.com/lens-error/kodak-easyshare-m753-lens-error.php Any help would be appreciated.
Matias,As mentioned, these fixes only seem to work for less than half of lens errors. March 9, 2008 at 5:53 PM Lynn said... i too thought it was $150 down the drain (almost enough to make me cry) but for whatever reason, it worked...i hope yours will tooJulia Murph , Jul 15, 2006; 04:08 However note that a lens error might sometimes override the reset option, and thus the option might not appear.
well, by the 7th (10th?) time, I tried hitting it from the top right side, and, miraculously everything fell back into place. Start out by holding the camera "lens down" and lightly tapping the body while switching it on and off. The lens is a little noisy when it zooms, but it otherwise works.Word to the wise, don't keep loose smokes or food in the same bag as your camera. Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading...