I have a GE A730. Thanks so much for your tips, some gentle prodding reseated the lens and made me look like a hero! I get a screen that says lens error, restart camera, but when I try to connect to the software, I get a screen on the computer telling me the computer cannot Localised fault to optical position encoder on first transfer gear of the ultrasonic motor which controls lens position. Source
I had the same thing, almost identical anyway. wahoooooo!!! EmailPosted August 10, 2010 12:40 pmAnonymos installerI have Canon Ixus 50 (SD400) and it worked 5 years/10k pictures until lens / zoom unit / objective jammed totally, i didn't even get never dropped it, and the lens wouldn't close.
and end with a "?" Be clear and specific Use proper spelling and grammar ASK NOW Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S3 IS Digital Camera ? March 30, 2008 at 1:01 PM Anonymous said... Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera Powershot A560 I have a Canon Powershot A560 but now when I turn it on it beeps 6 times and the screen shows "canon" in blue
I tend to carry the camera by the lens. May 28, 2008 at 1:06 PM Camera Repair said... We got the camera back without authroizing the repair and we didn't pay them anything. Canon Powershot Elph 330 Hs Lens Error Tried everything, and Canon wanted $99 to repair, plus my shipping to VA.
I forced the lens in, and now when I turn the camera on it makes a buzzing and clickin sound, and what i see through the camera is very blurry. Canon Powershot Elph Lens Error Restart Camera I can still view the pics on camera but as soon as i change it to take a picture, it moves slightly and i can hear a noise but then it hope this helps April 18, 2008 at 1:28 PM Anonymous said... Thank you!!!
I really don't know how that hap This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras. Canon Powershot Elph 300 Hs Lens Error While taking picture it slipped from my hand and hit on the floor and I started getting Camera lens error.The post have been really useful. Inloggen 260 Laden... Please Like, Favorite, Subscribe, and if you have any questions, please ask it in the comments.
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They're relatively easy to reseat. this contact form The quoted repair cost is usually close to or more than what the camera is actually worth. I have no regrets, the camera came back like new and the place I used was great to deal with. A few more on/off sequences solved this! Canon Powershot Elph 520 Hs Lens Error
That gets the dust and dirt all over the imaging sensor at the back of the lens. June 11, 2008 at 4:51 AM John O'Connell said... EmailPosted July 17, 2010 10:54 amIanHi Dee. have a peek here Canon powershot SX100 IS.
EmailPosted August 5, 2010 2:05 amIanAs some suggest to use compressed air, don't use that. Canon Powershot Sd780is User Manual This worked for me. EmailPosted September 25, 2010 7:59 amLottiebut tapping the usb port cover against the counter gently did work!!
I tapped with my finger all the corners of the camera and the side of the lens too. The camera will instruct me to turn off the power and then on again but the same problem happens. fixed! Canon Powershot Sd780is Troubleshooting These are step-by-step instructions to take \015\012apart and fix the camera's lens error. \015\012http://johnsmouth.wordpress.com/2010/12/01/l ...
you're my saviour! I have a Canon SD1000, that recently had a little bit of a different problem than most posts here. How to fix! - Duur: 3:01. http://completeprogrammer.net/canon-powershot/canon-powershot-sd1100is-digital-elph-lens-error.html I told them I was good at fixing things and asked if this is a common problem and if you've had other customers with similar problem.
i was so afraid of telling me mom, and i had planned to spend like 80 dollars getting it repaired. After replacing the battery and powering the camera back on it seems to work fine. EmailPosted August 31, 2010 12:28 pmGeoff ScholesI to got an E18 message, on a A410, I've tried banging when I switch on. Even though they have a recall notice, my serial number wasn't within the range specified on their site.
Its a canon powershot SD790 IS digital elph with image stabilizer. im like the post before this one my brother threw mine my camera is a fe-230 i tried alot i wish if you can help try any time to not reply The thing that worked for me is #7;; Forcing the lens in. I mean, a loud zoom motor, or a £100 repair bill?
If not, remove the batteries and continue to step 11 where you have full access to the ribbon cable connector. It beeps about 4 times, and then turns off. This is probably not a lens error, because other things are wrong other than the lens.