March 9, 2008 at 3:46 PM Camera Repair said... The important part was using very gentle and very even pressure. Thanks again! The lens is partially extended and open. http://softacoustik.com/lens-error/lens-error-coolpix-s9100.php
Thank you for your advice!This site truly gave me the inspiration to "slap" my camera out of its funk. Add × Loading... Kodak EasyShare M552... On Sale Now 1 Answer Filter by: Most Helpful Newest Oldest Chosen Solution oldturkey03 @oldturkey03 Rep: 367.8k OTS 583 265 1k Posted: 03/27/2013 Options Permalink History Sue, sounds like a stuck
How munch would it cost to get camera fixed? I have a Canon Powershot A560, whose lens wouldn't even BEGIN to open, and it reported "Lens error, restart camera". There was an obvious click and slight realignment of the lens as it dropped back into place. Who knows, you might get lucky.
January 22, 2008 at 3:08 PM Anonymous said... Yeah! Sometimes even machines need a little shake. =) April 11, 2008 at 3:47 PM Anonymous said... Nikon Coolpix L830 Lens Error If error persists, contact retailer or Nikon-authorized service representative." Dec 31, 2008 | Nikon COOLPIX L18 Digital Camera 1 Answer Coolpix lens opens retracts opens then closes again and lens error
Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram Sign up for our weekly newsletter! Sorry to hear about the sand. Again, the goal is to attempt to straighten or align the barrel if it's crooked or twisted. 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.
I'm sure you saved me a considerable amount in repairs or in a new purchase. Nikon Coolpix S3000 Lens Error After replacing the battery and powering the camera back on it seems to work fine. Yayyyyyyyyy!! Holy shit!
March 22, 2008 at 8:14 PM Anonymous said... https://www.dpreview.com/forums/post/40204984 I put the screw back and the camera works like a charm. Nikon Coolpix Lens Stuck 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. Nikon Coolpix L840 Lens Error I did not get an error but after zooming to any extent, I was not able to zoom out.
Surely something is stuck inside the lens barrel. More about the author More people have reported success with this method than with any of the other methods. My wife's new Nikon Coolpix L10 had a jammed zoom lens and 'lens error' message since she dropped it in sub zero temperatures the day after our wedding. I am now going to open the camera lens. Lens Error Nikon J1
Cancel The All-New Pro Tech Toolkit The high performance electronics repair kit. Lens shutter remaining open. Ironically I was having a missing screw replaced (strap holder) when I must have accidentally turned on the camera inside my pocket.My problem was when turning on the lens, it would http://softacoustik.com/lens-error/lens-error-nikon-s9100.php Very cool!
My three-month old Canon Powershot SX100IS had this error. Nikon Coolpix Factory Reset My wife will think I'm very clever, but you're the real genius! Much better than paying someone to "fix" it...
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 Again, this didn't work for me, I suspect the grit has ended up in the cogwheels below the barrels. 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 Camera Lens Stuck 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.
Thank You, From Patrick. 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. Thanks for the suggestion,That worked and I am puttingthe cash back in my wallet.It wasn't as difficult as I thoughtit would be to completely dismantlethe camera and put it back together.Have news March 16, 2008 at 10:09 AM Scairns said...
Cancel arsyad Rep: 13 Posted: 11/18/2014 Options Permalink History How to fix it. May 14, 2008 at 6:20 PM Anonymous said... Great Little Camera John McCormack Dec 24, 2011 Re: Nikon Coolpix S9100 Michou Dec 26, 2011 Re: Nikon Coolpix S9100 Michou Jan 1, 2012 Re: Nikon Coolpix S9100 Wow - i can't believe that worked.
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 have a casio exz75. May 28, 2008 at 1:06 PM Camera Repair 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.
it turns on at picture model with the logo and then died. So after changing the batteries, removing the memory card, tapping the usb cover, and finally forcing the lens (repeatedly) with minimal success, my co-worker decided to hold the camera flat, lens In other words, try this if there's no obvious mechanical damage to the lens barrels that's causing the problem. It is relatively new.
Fix #4: Place the camera flat on its back on a table, pointed at the ceiling. Using a blow-dryer didn't work and neither did changing the batteries. I keep using my powerful central vacuum hose to vacuum any dirt or debris from the lenses and actually pull the camera lenses out slowly by suction air.