It is the third one I have owned... Dislodging Particles by Tapping (Fix #6a) Fix #7a: Note that this particular fix is intended only for cameras with lens barrels that try to extend, but then stop partway, and then EmailPosted July 29, 2010 8:14 pmKing ArthasI have Canon SX100IS and i got the "lens error restart camera" msg. 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, check my blog
While I was travelling in the Middle East, the lens of my Canon PowerShot S100 got stuck and I received the message: "Lens Error, Will shut down automatically, Restart camera". I've taken a couple of photos, viewed them, turned the camera off and on again and still working. EmailPosted September 23, 2010 6:45 amJacqueline Marson bought an ixus after smashing the screen on one I'd had for five years with no issues and the first one did not get I have a canon powershot SD750.* EmailPosted August 8, 2010 7:32 pmHydi1421My lens to my camera is stuck but instead of saying E18 it reads "lenas error, restart camera.
It's still under warranty but the camera shop charged us $25 just to ship it to Canon and now Canon wants $180 to repair it. I was getting a message that said, "Zoom Error", so I used air, and pulled and twisted the Zoom while holding the power button down. Finally it costs Canon a lot of money to reengineer the lens drive mechanism to fix the flaw. Let the lens push the camera up and down a few times and sometimes the little resistance provided by the camera is enough to get things going again.Try hitting your camera
Don't know of any other impact to the camera before this failure EmailPosted June 6, 2010 1:09 amRPI have an S1IS with the E18 problem. If you are still under warranty, I suggest to bring you camera to the store or service center. Tried the sd1200 but is was awful. Canon Powershot A4000 Lens Error I had to take it apart about 3 times at the end in order to get everything in the right place and fitting snugly.
It ran me $79 for everything, I was completely impressed and my camera is covered completely now which is nice. Would it be under guarantee? EmailPosted June 17, 2010 12:58 amDannyFor the person below who recommend the following three shops: CamerasAndParts.com, DigiTechCameraRepair.com and ForstersCamera.com I would recommend CamerasAndParts.com highly since I just used them. https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/33343/Lens+error,+restart+camera+-+means+what I got it, turned it on and "LENS ERROR, RESTART CAMERA".
I was taking picture of pictures i had to draw for a class. Canon G10 Lens Error Restart Camera danp.,As the camera is relatively new, recommend contacting Canon and requesting warranty repair of the focus problem. Reply to this post Permalink | Report abuse Do you think this post adds to the discussion? Thank you so much.
Ordinarily that would be acceptable, you would just send it back to Canon and get a new one. look at this web-site With the lens pointed down, try "gently" tapping around the lens barrels with a small item such as a pen or pencil. Canon Powershot Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically Restart Camera March 9, 2008 at 4:40 PM Chris and Jess said... Canon G12 Lens Error They were so incredible to work with, the total opposite of Canon.
hi i have a powershot a85 and it stopped working (ie) will not turn on. http://softacoustik.com/lens-error/lens-error-restart-camera-canon-g10.php My email is: [email protected] Posted September 5, 2010 4:07 pmSheilaOn that sd780, get that one fixed for sure as it's a really nice camera. It works now! THEN I TURNED IT ON AND IT WORKED! Canon G11 Lens Error Restart Camera
I sent them my video but since they can't post it, I thought to put it up myself. If you're still under warranty and you have the original receipt, then heck, make Canon pay to fix their failure. Again, the goal is to attempt to straighten or align the barrel if it's crooked or twisted. news Other variations include hitting a side of the camera against the palm of your hand.
EmailPosted May 16, 2010 1:55 amBroHoganThanks to this site I had the courage to open up my SD550. Jammed Camera Lens now it's fine. Not the answer you're looking for?
John-Hans Melcher 21.758 προβολές 1:40 Canon S100 lens error - Διάρκεια: 40:15. They did a perfect job and my camera seems to work like it did when it was new.C'mon Canon, fess up to your flaws! Posted September 5, 2010 4:12 pmSheilaTo the person that I just responded to on the sd780, if you're not going to fix your camera and you'd like it to go to Camera Lens Won't Retract But nothing is working.
I recommend taking pics/notes as you remove parts (some of the fasteners are screws, some are bolts, and they have different lengths - you will have about 25 or so loose, EmailPosted August 30, 2010 1:48 pmJoannI also wanted to mention that I have noted that Canon was going to be part of a class action suit against the lens retraction defect. WebsiteEmailPosted September 23, 2010 3:44 amNikkiMy Canon Powershot A80 suffered from this problem within its first year and was repaired under warranty (a long process!)The camera is well looked after but More about the author Look for any uneveness, and then gently try to straighten it by pulling pushing twisting as needed.
Here's two attempts at the link (my html skills are much to be desired), if neither works copy and paste the url to your browser:http://www.depreyswildlife.com/Mods/W5&W7/Mod%20for%20DSCW5.pdfhttp://www.depreyswildlife.com/Mods/W5&W7/Mod%20for%20DSCW5.pdfGood Luck,CR January 4, 2008 at 10:31 Try grabbing and holding the smallest inner lens barrel at its furthest extended position, preventing it from returning to the camera. And NO, I have never been around the beach with it where sand would have gotten inside the lens section of my camera.While on vacation, and just out of the blue Was this answer helpful?
Thank you so much for your wonderful blog. ~Freddy May 12, 2008 at 4:17 PM Anonymous said... so i just started slamming my camera on the computer table and before i knew it turned on! It is relatively new. great i got mine working too after shaking it and tapping gently couple of times on the lens.