My sister dropped my brand new Casio Exilim ex-z80 on brick, with the lens open!!! Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. I fixed the initial problem and broke the camera for good all in one step.... Wish that I could give you some easy tips for fixing the error by opening the camera, but I'm afraid there is none. http://softacoustik.com/lens-error/lens-error-restart-camera-canon-powershot-sd600.php
Wow - i can't believe that worked. I bought my girlfriend a Casio Ex-Z1050 and unfortunately one of her young nieces turned it on when the battery was low. share|improve this answer answered Sep 23 '13 at 13:34 Mtr 1 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote This happened to me. I own a 5 month old Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX2.
Someone held my Fuji F30 by the lens whilst it was retracting. How do I fix it? It might just be i really messed up my camera but i tried ALLL of the ways and nothing worked... I charged battery fully, reseated (take out and put in) the battery and SD card.
Yikes! We need to stop hitting ourselves! HiI tried all your tips and eventually had no option but to force the lens. Lens Error Canon S100 Other variations include hitting a side of the camera against the palm of your hand.
Anyhow, to fix this I removed the battery and held the power button in for about a minute. Fix #4: Place the camera flat on its back on a table, pointed at the ceiling. You saved me from having to pay my boss $$!
I have a Canon PowerShot SD200 which had the e18 error.
Personally with a 5-6% failure rate on all digital cameras (assuming the above data is accurate..thanks Midflix great post) I have decided to purchase the 2 year replacement package from Amazon Canon G10 Lens Error Restart Camera I continued until I removed all particles. January 18, 2008 at 7:26 PM Pradeep said... Yes No In reply to an earlier post on Nov 28, 2008 6:09:47 AM PST m says: Okay - I bought my one daughter an SD600 in Dec 06 and then
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 http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html March 31, 2008 at 6:57 PM Jenna said... How To Restart Canon Camera But if you are still within the warranty period I would do that before taking more invasive measures such as giving the lens a nice hard bump. Canon G12 Lens Error It takes a technician a lot of work to completely disassemble the camera.
Then I pulled up gently on the side that was down and it popped in place and As you stated. click site After trying 4-5 more times, it seems to be working again.Maybe it's just me, but is seems the rotation mechanism is more or less shared technology between all the manufacturers (looking But I noticed there was a small gap and the lens was actually crooked when I sat it down. On most digital cameras, the lens "pops out" when the power is turned on. Canon Powershot A4000 Lens Error
THEN I CHECKED ON HERE TO SEE IF MY STRATEGY WAS ON HERE. Your help in sharing will be appreciated, and karma will prevail! Reply to this post Permalink | Report abuse 15 of 18 people think this post adds to the discussion. news Canon is typical, with 5% of owners needing repairs.Why are there lens problems?
Is there a way to view total rocket mass in KSP? Canon G11 Lens Error Restart Camera There are no flaws in the lens drive mechanism. The problem seems that miniscule dust/sand particles jam the gears which moves the lens.
Lee says: So I got the SD1100 IS for Father's Day and have been stoked and loved the camera up until I got the lens error on Halloween night. share|improve this answer answered Dec 29 '14 at 16:46 Henry Woodson 111 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote Seems like a similar issue to this question As I said Do you? Canon G16 Lens Error Matias,As mentioned, these fixes only seem to work for less than half of lens errors.
Sorry to say that only about half of the lens errors can be corrected by these methods. April 19, 2008 at 11:51 AM Anonymous said... Also was stopping when I heard a faint click. http://softacoustik.com/lens-error/lens-error-restart-camera-canon-g10.php One option offered was to push the lens back in - but since the lens is fully retracted in my (and many other cases) that is not an option.
Maybe also consider using a small vacuum cleaner around these openings to draw the sand out. Do you? The problem is actually quite common throughout all camera brands. Yes No Your reply to cdAuthorNamePlaceholder's post: To insert a product link use the format: [[ASIN:ASIN product-title]] (What's this?) Guidelines ‹ Previous 1 2 Next › Add your own message
There is definitely some risk here, so take care when conducting the following fixes: Fix #5a: If you actually do notice sand particles stuck in the gaps around the lens barrel, You instruction ect. If you feel brave, try it. I just hope I didn't damage the lens in all the fiddling I was doing with it prior.
BUT I DID THIS BEFORE THE PAGE LOADED. Whatever the reason is for having the lens error, you can try and fix it yourself by following our Canon lens error (E18 error) repair instructions. Sometimes the lens won't even move. mmx1346 52.282 προβολές84 1:32 How to disassemble Canon PowerShot G12 - Διάρκεια: 3:44.
the lens wont budge and i dont have a budget to fix this PROBLEM. January 16, 2008 at 6:37 PM Anonymous said... If the camera is still under warranty, before trying any of these, please please first contact your camera's maker to see if they'll cover the repair, or to determine how much Sometimes even machines need a little shake. =) April 11, 2008 at 3:47 PM Anonymous said...
I wanted to share my experience with others as I know I am not the only one to have to deal with this lens error problem. p.s.