EmailPosted December 7, 2012 7:54 pmBill KatzI have a Canon Powershot G10 that has developed the E18, lens error problem. I had to use a disposable for the rest of my trip because we were remote. I then searched online for this error code and read the first post. should gets some laugh's considering mainstream camera mfg's didn't make them until the mid to late 90's or about half that time. check my blog
I jiggled and pushed the lense housing and smacked the camera lightly on the tile floor and it now works!!! I can't get my son's kodak, the (fixed) canon, or any of my 3 computers to detect the SD card which also worked fine 2 days ago. 09/20/2012 by cat Thank One of the tips on there got mine working right away. All the best to everyone going through this. https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/24117/How+do+I+fix+my+disconnected+lens
So thank you very much as I thought the old girl was gone for good this time. 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. We had to buy a throw away camera to finish our trip. Dusty Thomas 05/15/2015 by Dusty Thomas This worked...
Anyway after a few days I picked up my little camera and started trying to experiment.The sellotape didn't work so then I tried pushing the lens back in. Lens goes out but not to full extent. Posted July 31, 2014 8:07 pmJanetI found some more things that helped me fix my lens error on this site: www.lenserrorrestartcamera.com It is another site just dedicated to the lens error Canon Powershot A4000 Lens Error It's not a design flaw, it's just an issue that occurs across the board.And yes, once this problem occurs, it can be very expensive to fix, often more than the original
But people could go to local camera repair shops and see what they say. How To Restart Canon Camera Also, if camera bags are so notoriously bad for digital cameras, then why DSLR sites, like DCViews, Digital SLR Guide, recommend them?But hey, don't take my word for it, after all, Thank you!!! 03/17/2015 by Mark Peters I just bought the new Canon Elph 350, only had it 10 days and got the lens error message when the lens didn't retract.
EmailPosted February 11, 2015 3:27 pmToddIf you don't get anywhere with pushing and pulling the lens and you need to have it repaired, this is the best place for repairing the
I had a really great repair experience fixing it with this particular place, they just specialize in the Canon Powershot cameras only and they fixed the thing perfectly! Lens Error Canon S100 Posted August 23, 2013 7:13 pmBillSIf this problem occurred at the beach, please see Fix 5b in this video to correct it. EmailPosted April 13, 2013 12:11 pmStanJust discovered the E18 problem with my S2IS powershot. Restarting the camera doesn't do anything.
this is the second time this has happened, and I used your techniques to fix it. https://www.amazon.com/Beware-renders-camera-unusable-unlucky/forum/Fx5HYK7JU917XL/Tx9H3OSNVKQLDJ/1?asin=B001G5ZTZO Russell A. Canon Powershot Lens Error Hope everyone here gets theirs going again. Canon Camera Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically I tried to shoot pictures at different zoom levels and the error occurs only at 28mm.
The IXUS worked for only 24 hours before becoming unusable! http://softacoustik.com/lens-error/lens-error-restart-camera-canon-g10.php Posted April 25, 2013 3:26 pmLorettaHi....same error....shuts off so quick, I can't get a hold on the lens!! What should I do? :/ Also, if I get it checked at the store I bought it from by their services, do I have to pay ? Take it out of the case you'll thank yourself later. Canon G12 Lens Error
I figured it would be sturdy like my cell phone which I've dropped many times with no ill effects. ...... I had liked my Canon G11 up until this but now I will never buy a Canon again. A big thank you to the folks that helped me fix it. news Posted November 4, 2012 10:04 pmalmost SOL !Omg thank you SO much for this website!!
Now it is continuous. Canon G10 Lens Error Restart Camera Than a E02 apered. However, the frequency of this error started increasing during the month of August.
I do notice the OP posts this in all Canon discussion so I thought I'd share my personal experience with Canon customer support. Thank you so much. But occasionally, I like to use the LCD to take pictures at difficult angles and to review shots. Canon G11 Lens Error Restart Camera I imagine that's because of the time that a technician spends on getting it set properly compared to how they fire them off of an assembly line.
Reply to this post Permalink | Report abuse 2 of 3 people think this post adds to the discussion. Finally whacked it harder on the AV input corner, and it worked. EmailPosted August 25, 2013 9:42 amcarpenter78it was gone after hit on desk, resolve number 3. More about the author Posted January 21, 2013 9:26 amMartinAfter a few more problems from last time I decided to replace my E18.
The links to dismantling the lens are broken unfortunately. Canon is about the worst place to fix these and they are way overpriced to boot! A little more pressure and fidgeting and finally the lens was fully retracted. Reply to thread Reply with quote Complain ForumParentFirstPreviousNextFlat view Post (hide subjects) Posted by When Canon SX10 lens error and LCD blanking out JustinG Sep 17, 2009 Re:
I have taken great care with the camera. EmailPosted April 14, 2015 7:18 pmSimoneCanon G11Lens error on the display and lens didn't retracted normally.I contacted the canon customer service and I didn't get any useful information, they just denied