I was able to repair my daughter's Sony DSC-W5by gently tapping on the USB plastic covering, while holding the camera upside down. Place it on the back with the lens facing up and take a look at the spacing between the lens and the lens housing. lens got stuck and wouldn't retract. Put it back together before you forget how. 7) If it worked, then you can put back the camera casing and replace the screws that hold it all together. useful reference
Then it tries to extend again and gets stuck.It seems I hear the pin click into place when I force it but as soon as the assembly starts moving, the pin I have the Kodak M753 and had actually tried step 7 in despiration but to no avail before I found your blog. This can sometimes cause an error on startup due to the additional power needed to open the lens barrel. Hii have a canon digital ixus60 or whatever its called...
Maybe that will let you get under whatever gigantic clod of grit is wedging the lens tight. im afraid warranty wont cover this one. Thank You, From Patrick. I would appreciate your help, thanks!
Reply to this post Permalink | Report abuse 15 of 18 people think this post adds to the discussion. I will keep on trying with these methods, and thank you very much for your quick response. You should hear a “click” as it pops back into place. Canon Cameras Lens Error March 9, 2008 at 5:53 PM Lynn said...
tried pushing lightly on lens. But I wouldn't just give up on your camera yet. Look for any uneveness, and then gently try to straighten it by pulling pushing twisting as needed. https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/24117/How+do+I+fix+my+disconnected+lens Yes No Voted Undo Score 31 Cancel Comments: I stuck a card and tried to gently flick out anything that might've been in there like sand or dust but nothing came
Examine and clean around the lens barrel any noticed dust or dirt. Canon Digital Camera Lens Error I also tried turning the camera on and holding down the shutter button but that did nothing. i think that i will have to open it up. But there is some risk to your camera.
I tried the next steps, blowing on it, putting it in review mode, turning it on upside down, etc etc ... If you break your camera admit to it and stop this crap about "design probles". Canon Powershot Sd1000 Lens Error Who knows, you might get lucky. Canon Powershot Sd750 Lens Error I bent a paper clip open to rotate the wheel.
Refer to Installing the Lens and Motor assembly guide in order to access the lens assembly. see here However, for best results, continue to turn the flywheel until the lens is fully extended or retracted (depending on the position it was stuck in). 6) Try the power button. but now its working fine. Method #7 work for me... Canon Powershot Sd1100 Lens Error
My camera is back in action and I don't have to deal with the a-holes at canon. Do you know how much they charge to fix it cause they wont tell me without me paying £20 just to look at it. It must have gotten damaged when I dropped my camera. this page January 25, 2008 at 8:10 AM Josh said...
This method has fixed every lens error I have ever had on several Elph models. Canon Powershot Sd600 Lens Error Restart Camera Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. I suspect I got some sand in the lens because the lens wouldn't close and just say 'lens error' and 'retry power on'.
I found your website and removing the batteries and memory card worked for me. Laden... The lens would not retract I saw a bunch of fixes online that did not work. Canon Powershot Sd600 Manual My sister dropped my brand new Casio Exilim ex-z80 on brick, with the lens open!!!
Het beschrijft hoe wij gegevens gebruiken en welke opties je hebt. Then I restarted the camera and it worked properly. Remove the memory card and keep it removed, then install the new batteries. http://performancepccanada.com/lens-error/canon-powershot-s3-lens-error-fix.php Posted by Camera Repair at 7:56 PM Labels: Repair Guides 1,684 comments: 1 – 200 of 1684 Newer› Newest» Heather said...
Tried all the way but not work. Ensure that the lock switch on the SD card is in the unlocked position.