If not, remove the batteries and continue to step 11 where you have full access to the ribbon cable connector. March 31, 2008 at 6:57 PM Jenna said... I google the errors on the other brands, seems they all have this problem. Posted September 20, 2013 2:03 pmNishAnd by the way, I forgot to mention in my post below that I have a canon powershot G7 and the error happened after the camera have a peek at these guys
Thanks, I've been waiting two years to fix this EmailPosted September 27, 2012 12:35 amKlaus & Donna HansenOur Canon Powershot Digital SD790IS is having the same problem, except the message in I put batteries in it and found there was more movement than before, so after switching off I pressed again collapsing the lens to the retracted position. The spring wraps around the pivot post. Not all ribbons need connectors.
Dirt can get into the gears or the lens can become misaligned from being carried in pockets, purses or at the beach. I know they do repairs for Radio Shack. Much better than paying someone to "fix" it...
January 8, 2008 at 3:00 AM Camera Repair said... I used my fingernail on the little plastic protector to pull the lens out. Thus it does not cover straightening the lens barrel if it is crooked, which the text does. Canon G10 Lens Error Restart Camera This camera has NEVER been dropped or abused and after researching this problem I don't understand why Canon is not being sued.
Yes No Voted Undo Score 1 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Canon Camera Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically Answer this question I have this problem too Subscribed to new answers Is this a good question? I think that for this one disassembling is the next option, at least to see if there is any evident broken piece. my camera was like jamming when the lens tried to come out and saying lens error, so i tried forcing it out and ended up snapping the front of the lense
I purchased this camera at a garage sale for five dollars. Canon G16 Lens Error I fixed the initial problem and broke the camera for good all in one step.... Unfortunately that only lasted about 2 weeks. Make sure it's dry before you reseat it, and reassemble the camera.
word of advice, you'll need to force it a bit, be willing to break the camera and you just might save it! A big thank you for the instructions! How To Restart Canon Camera EmailPosted February 20, 2015 8:51 pmDiane ArthursCleaned out cupboard and found my old Canon SD450 with E18 error. Canon Powershot A4000 Lens Error Was this answer helpful?
EmailPosted April 13, 2013 10:06 amLinda FWebsiteEmailPosted April 9, 2013 12:03 pmLindaWe were on our 40th anniversary trip in Aruba and the lense error came up. http://bsdupdates.com/lens-error/powershot-s3-is-lens-error-restart-camera.php Lense error already. My A410 fixed with technique # 8. I have a Sony W70 that has the lens get stuck at 1.3x magnification when I try to zoom in. Canon G12 Lens Error
CR February 25, 2008 at 5:56 PM Anonymous said... It wouldn't make any noises or anything when I turned it on; I just got the lens error. Blowing compressed air into the lens did the trick! http://bsdupdates.com/lens-error/powershot-g10-lens-error-restart-camera.php I grasped and twisted the larger lens barrel while powering off and pushed in a bit and it retracted and I am back in business.
I tried with the #3 technique and it worked! Lens Error Canon S100 Keep in mind that you may damage the camera further, and please don't blame me if you do. Any suggestions??
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. I used this place: www.CamerasAndParts.com They were excellent and they do far more than just the repair and they do something to the camera so this error won't keep happening. Tested it a few times and problem has not occurred. Canon G11 Lens Error Restart Camera Miraculous results, it worked and continues to work!
Wish that I could give you some easy tips for fixing the error by opening the camera, but I'm afraid there is none. While powering up, i pulled the inner cylinder counter clockwise and felt a snap. im afraid warranty wont cover this one. http://bsdupdates.com/lens-error/powershot-g9-lens-error-restart-camera.php BUT I DID THIS BEFORE THE PAGE LOADED.
Your objective would be to try to reseat them by straightening the lens. Here's the other site though, it is what cleared my lens error and got mine working for me: www.LensErrorRestartCamera.com Posted January 6, 2015 3:22 pmLizI have a Canon G12. Most broken ones on ebay seem to also have lens errors, thus could not find a replacement part. The last time I decided to grab the lens before it went back in and hold it till it timed out and shut down.
Last time I bought anything from Canon. I have tried everything you explain in the site but nothing happens. It worked easily and now the camera is fine.