I love the camera so I have decided to pay but will take it up in writing with Canon when I get it back. I did everything up to the tapping step, which worked, however, when the lens finally opened I had no picture, it was just white. Thanks so much for this blog! Tried various incantations. useful reference
I have a Canon PowerShot A560 and I dropped it while I was taking a picture and it turned off. But I wouldn't just give up on your camera yet. Dang! After a bit of research I decide to strip the entire camera down and clean everything.
You can also try using compressed air to forcibly blow out any obstructions that are located around the lens barrel. or its affiliates v Anonymous, You have a nice camera. Canon Sd1000 Lens Error 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.
Also was stopping when I heard a faint click. March 9, 2008 at 4:40 PM Chris and Jess said... When the uncoupling occurs, does the male end come completely out of the female area or just dislodged a bit.
This person had a similar lens error to yours and fixed it by grabbing and holding onto the lens barrel as it was attempting to reclose.
i have a canon powershot sd1000.my sister dropped it a couple inches on the lens while it was still retracted. Nikon Lens Error p.s. March 23, 2008 at 11:07 AM Anonymous said... The outer plastic ring was only acting as a protection for the camera's 'insides' when it was fully extended in zoom position.
I just hope I didn't damage the lens in all the fiddling I was doing with it prior. Have updated the posting as suggested. Canon Powershot Elph Lens Error Thanks so much- tried your ideas and my camera is back in business- was suffering from a drop and croked zoom January 20, 2008 at 4:13 PM vince said... Canon Elph Lens Stuck First make sure the camera is working properly with the exception of the LCD.
March 7, 2008 at 10:13 AM jonno said... see here This action appears to have put the gearing in the correct location to properly extend/retract.Thanks for posting! I have another canon (the 4mp version of this 3mp) that I have put the installation cd into my computer for so I tried to connect the A510 to my computer Will Shut Down Automatically. Canon Sd1100 Lens Error
I mean, a loud zoom motor, or a �100 repair bill? Still thinking about Google's Open Social... Matias,As mentioned, these fixes only seem to work for less than half of lens errors. this page lens got stuck and wouldn't retract.
Your blog post seems to have helped many people, so I edited your answer to include the disclaimer required in our FAQ when linking to one's own site in hopes that Canon Ixus Lens Error Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? After visiting a number of locations on the internet, and trying a number of fixes I became desperate.
The logo is showing up dark as much of the battery power is likely going to the lens motor trying to overcome the sand. Just put up a new post today for that type of problem. grrrrr i hate a non fixed camera!!!!! Ixus 70 Lens Error Volgende Fixing Lens Problems on a Digital Camera (lens error, lens stuck, lens jammed, dropped) - Duur: 16:32.
However note that a lens error might sometimes override the reset option, and thus the option might not appear. I did notice my lens was crooked, and could tell it was trying to go back in when I pushed the on button. said... http://completeprogrammer.net/lens-error/digital-ixus-60-lens-error.html Now take out your battery, and replace it.
March 9, 2008 at 3:46 PM Camera Repair said... Learn more You're viewing YouTube in Dutch. March 21, 2008 at 9:09 PM Anonymous said... It now works like normal.