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In that case, try thinking of the lens as a dislocated shoulder. There was an obvious click and slight realignment of the lens as it dropped back into place. Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... March 21, 2008 at 9:09 PM Anonymous said... have a peek at these guys

My batteries were really low so I thought it was that. 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 For short: NO MORE CANON PRODUCTS FOR ME !!!! Ironically I was having a missing screw replaced (strap holder) when I must have accidentally turned on the camera inside my pocket.My problem was when turning on the lens, it would http://photo.stackexchange.com/questions/11755/what-should-i-do-about-canon-powershot-lens-error-restart-camera

Canon Powershot Lens Error

Then a few gentle pushes on the 'gap' side of the lens, and testing the telephoto button till it stopped saying lens error - and hey presto - sharp pictures, as Is there a book on how to use Nikon D5200? I will keep on trying with these methods, and thank you very much for your quick response. It had not been jarred or dropped.

Worked one day, not the next. Restart Camera" - Canon S100 Powershot - Duration: 1:32. I suspect a ribbon cable became dislodged or slightly disconnected from its connector. How To Restart Canon Camera June 5, 2008 at 12:52 PM Brett Green said...

The problem is common for most cameras with telescopic lens barrel. June 11, 2008 at 6:44 AM Matthew said... This seems to be the called "programmed obsolescence", that Canon masters.

March 9, 2008 at 3:46 PM Camera Repair said...

Add × Loading... Canon G12 Lens Error mnicic - 06.13.2014 Powershot A3100 a3100 Ray - 06.11.2014 SD1400 / Digital IXUS 130 Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS shows "Lens Error, Restart Camera". Loading... Shame on Canon.

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The problem can happen due to a number of reasons: If dirt or sand get into the lens mechanism If a a user dropps his or her camera with the lens http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html I think that's surprising, considering this camera was $420 purchased new. Canon Powershot Lens Error however i fixed it by taking it apart, the top cover thingy, and then pushing the lens back down into place. Lens Error Canon S100 when it wants to extend but it cant do so, i fix it by patiently pulling on the lens.

I checked with repair shop, initially they told need to replace the lens gear but now they told need to replace entire lens set . More about the author Nick Ackerman 9,729 views 21:01 Loading more suggestions... Thanks for the website!!! Otherwise, I'll likely just give up on it. Canon Powershot A4000 Lens Error

Now the camera turns on, the lense goes out and in, but it will not take pics, and makes a dumb repeating da dadadada sound every time i press a button. said... some sand came out, and the camera started working. http://bsdupdates.com/lens-error/powershot-tx1-lens-error.php Some common error messages that might show up on the LCD's of cameras with this problem include "E18 lens error" (older Canon Powershot), "ACCESS" error (Sony Cybershot), "Zoom Error" (Fuji Finepix),

This worked for me. Canon G10 Lens Error Restart Camera But there is some risk to your camera. Restart Camera" message.

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Since I lost my wife's last camera, this was very bad news. this sucks i want all the picture on my camrea and all these way to fiz seem so legit... Apr 05, 2014 | Canon PowerShot A490 Digital Camera 0 Answers error objective isn't working Mar 29, 2014 | Canon PowerShot A490 Digital Camera 0 Answers canon pwershot a490 is stuck Canon Lens Error 01 Ensure lens mechanism is clear of dirt/sand/etc...

Hi, On Canon camera's that error is typically seen when the camera's been dropped and the lens is now out of place. share|improve this answer answered May 6 '11 at 13:52 dpollitt 36.9k1395212 add a comment| up vote 1 down vote Less than a year? So the batteries run out while the lens is extending or retracting. news there are a lot of stories out there, and having them all in one place will be a valuable resource.

Camera is only 4 months old, kept in a padded case and never been dropped. HiI have Cannon Powershot. April 10, 2008 at 1:10 PM Michele said... I Hate Camera's, since the lens is obviously out of alignment, recommend the last listed fix (trying to force it back into alignment).

After reading this website i tried the twist method and found it worked!!!! the motor is loud though, i then polished and oiled the zoom lens cases. MVP: An expert that got 5 achievements. hi there.

Turn off the camera and restart it to see if the lens error has gone away. CR February 25, 2008 at 5:56 PM Anonymous said... I tried some of the things here but it is not working. 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

Press and hold the shutter button down, and at the same time press the power-on button. Again, while doing any of the above, listen for a click that indicates that the lens barrel guide pins may have reseated in their guide slots. Amazing!! Sometimes the lens won't even move.

http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.htmlOne of those websites you posted will not take reports on non-E18 or lens errors. Hii have a canon digital ixus60 or whatever its called... Browse other questions tagged lens canon point-and-shoot troubleshooting error or ask your own question. There is definitely some risk here, so take care when conducting the following two fixes.

Loading... reiniciar cámara Mi canon g10 no ha llevado ningún golpe, me ha durado solo 4 años, costó más de 500 €. sawyerhartman 69,568 views 12:08 How to Quick Fix Canon s100 Lens Error and Your Existential Dread - Duration: 1:20.