i actually tried twisting it back in but i was afraid to break it any other suggestions plzzzzzz March 5, 2008 at 5:13 PM Anonymous said... 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. we've had it looked at but the camera ppl said it will cost more to fix it than it would be to buy a new camera. Fix #7b: The most extreme of the fixes. check my blog
Thank you for the tips anyways! :) March 7, 2008 at 8:51 AM Camera Repair said... More people have reported success with this method than with any of the other methods (see the polls in the right column). I use a PowerShot SD600 at work everyday too. Hi, I write you from Argentina. their explanation
I did not want to try tips #6-7 because i might completely wreck my camera and not be able to take any picture for the remainder of my vacation. I loosen the screw at the bottom of the lense and let the vacuum do more cleaning for about 10 minutes. I have a GE A730 that was giving a Lens Error message after being in my pocket (probably accidently hit the powerbutton and the camera freaked when it tried to extend OK, and maybe pigs will fly?
So I used the "Press gently on the lens" fix. February 4, 2008 at 1:15 PM bruce said... The website also shows a simple method for cleaning these gears. Nikon Coolpix L830 Lens Error Powering the camera off and back on would reset the zoom, but only until zooming in again...
I shook or "tremored" my hand while the lens extended and it seemed to work. Lens Error Restart Camera Canon January 25, 2008 at 11:56 AM Anonymous said... the cylinder with the smaller diameter wouldn't completely retract and the picture was blurry.
Keep in mind that you may damage the camera further, and please don't blame me if you do.
May 25, 2008 at 10:41 AM Anonymous said... Nikon Coolpix Factory Reset HOWEVER, there is also some obvious potential for damaging or dislodging internal components with this method, such as unseating ribbon cables, or cracking LCD screens. AND WHILE THIS PAGE WAS LOADING, I FORCED THE LENS IN. If the above fixes didn't work for you, then please read through the reader's comments, especially the newer ones.
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I have a Canon SD1000, that recently had a little bit of a different problem than most posts here. click site Thus it does not cover straightening the lens barrel if it is crooked, which the text does. thanks! The lens is recalled by Nikon. Lens Error Nikon J1
Instead, would recommend repeated cleaning's with compressed air around the lens, and also in any openings of the camera (memory card slot, battery door, etc.). After many years of use I took camera out and found lens partially extended and got "lens error" when I turned camera on. so can you help me? news I have a Canon PowerShot A560 and I dropped it while I was taking a picture and it turned off.
At some times it says "lens error restart camera too" but the lens is still extended. Nikon Coolpix S3000 Lens Error My camera came back to life! I dropped it today and when I turn it on I get the lens error message.
I have my camera back again!Thanks to this site. If using rechargeables, and they're more than a year old, consider purchasing new rechargeable batteries as they may not be providing sufficient power to startup the camera. I bought the camera about a year ago from a retailer as an open box display model. Camera Lens Stuck The camera looks perfectly fine except for the lens cover.
Some people also have actually used a "Shop Vac" with this fix to help extend a retracted lens. Just put up a new post today for that type of problem. I don't know if it's because it's not the exact same camera or if it's because of it being broken. (I had used a HP camera on my computer without the More about the author I have a big problem hope you can help....I have a powershot SD1000 and have had it since christmas went on a trip to the beach and it was working fine
We also got the the lens error. toodles!- heather May 27, 2008 at 1:28 AM Anonymous said... January 6, 2008 at 9:10 AM Tony said... April 23, 2008 at 12:39 PM i hate cameras :) said...
it turns on at picture model with the logo and then died.