you rock! hope this helps April 18, 2008 at 1:28 PM Anonymous said... Also, you can slide a piece of paper around the lens area and move it around the gaps in an effort to dislodge anything stuck in there. Also, I do not recommend probing too deeply around the lens barrel with the paper (don't go more than a 1 cm or 1/2 in) . check my blog
and low and behold, as if by magic, I was shooting! Thanks so much- tried your ideas and my camera is back in business- was suffering from a drop and croked zoom January 20, 2008 at 4:13 PM vince said... I put the screw back and the camera works like a charm. Do you know of anyone else with a similar camera that you may borrow their battery to try with your camera? http://photo.stackexchange.com/questions/11755/what-should-i-do-about-canon-powershot-lens-error-restart-camera
Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. January 17, 2008 at 7:07 PM amgehan said... I suspect a ribbon cable became dislodged or slightly disconnected from its connector.
The spring wraps around the pivot post. Or the battery ran down with the lens extended. I have a Canon Powershot SD400 and the lens jammed one day. Lens Error Canon S100 Thank you for the great tips..
Not the answer you're looking for? How To Restart Canon Camera Listen for a "click" to hint that they've been reseated, and immediately stop forcing the lens at this point. And remember, these fixes (especially #6 and 7) should only be considered for a camera that's out of warranty, who's cost of repair would be excessive, and would otherwise be considered May 3, 2008 at 4:26 AM S.T.
I can get a picture up now but its blurry and the lens isnt coming out properly any ideas please Charlotte March 21, 2008 at 9:45 AM kalysta said... Canon G10 Lens Error Restart Camera samoarob 8,929 views 3:44 Kamera-Station.de Canon PowerShot S100 Lens Error E32 Reparatur / Repair: - Duration: 22:34. Thanks for the info. This action appears to have put the gearing in the correct location to properly extend/retract.Thanks for posting!
You just get a black screen with small "E18" sign in the lower-left corner: Photo: Canon lens error It seems that more and more people are showing up who took good
This was extreemely useful! Canon Powershot Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically Restart Camera But when i press the shutter button, the camera will not take a picture. Canon G12 Lens Error charlotte,Lens errors, especially from falls are very common.
I could see that the caulk was like a glue, holding that plastic ring in place. http://softacoustik.com/lens-error/lens-error-restart-camera-canon-g10.php Then, after a moment it goes black and reads "lens error, restart camera" over and over again. Add to Want to watch this again later? Inserting this cable ensures that the camera's LCD screen remains off during the start process. Canon Powershot A4000 Lens Error
MobileTechReview 336,711 views 16:28 Canon s100 Lens Error Repair Update - Duration: 3:30. February 6, 2008 at 7:39 PM patrick said... I was sitting down on the floor so I didn't hit it hard, but that did it. news gearlock trinity 407,901 views 3:01 Canon PowerShot SX530 HS Camera Test - Duration: 6:26.
Looked very bad for me.Then I found this posting. Canon G16 Lens Error Loading... Now everytime I try to turn it on, "Lens Error 150,0,047" flashes on the screen and then the camera turns off.
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In between each cleaning, try tapping or shaking the camera to dislodge more sand. 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 I went down the list of fixes - and #6 worked!! (Banging it around a bit). More about the author Thanks a lot.
Sometimes even machines need a little shake. =) April 11, 2008 at 3:47 PM Anonymous said... They only seem to work for about 50% of lens errors, but they're worth a try. With the lens pointed down, try "gently" tapping around the lens barrels with a small item such as a pen or pencil. Thanks so much!
Good luck! Thank you for your Help :) 08/26/2012 by Shahed Vafaee It worked! If your camera won't even begin to open, then GENTLY push the lens down where the gap is.