Reinsert the cable only AFTER tapping the camera. said... Cancel 6 Answers Filter by: Most Helpful Newest Oldest Most Helpful Answer Romelia Rep: 236 7 1 Posted: 04/25/2014 Options Permalink History You are experiencing a common error. I dropped it today and when I turn it on I get the lens error message. http://completeprogrammer.net/lens-error/digital-camera-lens-error-canon-ixus.html
I went down the list of fixes - and #6 worked!! (Banging it around a bit). Fixed that and problem seems to be solved. 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 I tried the next steps, blowing on it, putting it in review mode, turning it on upside down, etc etc ... check over here
Was this answer helpful? Since I lost my wife's last camera, this was very bad news. I cleaned it all up, to avoid them from jamming the gear again. Here's two attempts at the link (my html skills are much to be desired), if neither works copy and paste the url to your browser:http://www.depreyswildlife.com/Mods/W5&W7/Mod%20for%20DSCW5.pdfhttp://www.depreyswildlife.com/Mods/W5&W7/Mod%20for%20DSCW5.pdfGood Luck,CR January 4, 2008 at 10:31
Join & Ask a Question Need Help in Real-Time? Restarting camera does not resolve problem I'm guessing that the lens is stuck. I inspected the inside of the camera, and noticed more sand/dust particles were present. Ixus 70 Lens Error I can't thank you enough for your blog.
The lens will get stuck in the extended position, and refuse to move either to focus the lens or to retract when powered off. Canon Ixus 130 Lens Error Sand, gunk, case fibers, etc... Unfortunately, this usually costs more than the average camera is worth.
finally, I tried shaking and hitting and pushing.
gearlock trinity 404.851 weergaven 3:01 Powershot G10 Objektivreparatur / Lens error repair - Duur: 6:14. Canon Ixus 115 Hs Lens Error Lens does not move in and out. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. Thanks for the help.
I'm leaving the above post as-is just to amplify what's already been stated here several times. http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html firstly, the lens cant retract back and when i try to switch it on, the screen will say 'lens error, restart camera' so how do i restart the camera?? Canon Ixus Lens Error i tried all of these but my camera still did not want to work. Canon Ixus 105 Lens Error March 7, 2008 at 10:13 AM jonno said...
Categorie Mensen & blogs Licentie Standaard YouTube-licentie Meer weergeven Minder weergeven Laden... see here I continued until I removed all particles. Anyhow, to fix this I removed the battery and held the power button in for about a minute. When I turn it back on, the same problem occurs. Canon Ixus 107 Lens Error
This worked for my ixus70:when you turn the power on, bend the camera with our hands - like twisting it a bit holding on opposite corners. I have a Canon PowerShot A630 and I was getting the "lens error, restart camera" message" so, after reading your suggestions, I banged it on my desk several times and...lo and Get it serviced, once they are serviced right by a technician, the cameras perform beautifully. http://completeprogrammer.net/lens-error/digital-camera-fix-lens-error.html HiI have Cannon Powershot.
How to fix! - Duur: 3:01. Canon Ixus Lens Stuck Lens won't go back in. i was so afraid of telling me mom, and i had planned to spend like 80 dollars getting it repaired.
and ran some more compressed air though. This extra power can be useful in overcoming grit or sand particals that may be jamming the lens. April 1, 2008 at 10:29 PM Anonymous said... Lens Error Restart Camera Canon 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),
I used my fingernail on the little plastic protector to pull the lens out. Method #7 work for me... I think they just don't always come out of production perfectly. http://completeprogrammer.net/lens-error/digital-elph-lens-error.html Regards, zurb 0 Message Author Comment by:peter24072010-05-19 Hi This may well be an E18 error, but I can't be certain.
In other words, try this if there's no obvious mechanical damage to the lens barrels that's causing the problem. If you hear this click, immediately stop and try the camera. First here's a video summary of most of these fixes, and following that a detailed text description of the fixes. I tried the blow-dryer again today and that didn't work, so I tried banging my camera on the carpet, and OMG, it worked.
This got the lens to retract, which was an improvement, but was still getting stuck while zooming. They are easy to see on the black gear, but they were also present on the white gear. If the picture is fine, then suspect the problem is with the LCD ribbon cable connection. I use a PowerShot SD600 at work everyday too.
I have a Canon PowerShot A530 and I dropped it while I was taking a picture and it turned off. Sluiten Meer informatie View this message in English Je gebruikt YouTube in het Nederlands. None of these methods involve opening the camera, although some have potential to cause other damage to the camera if excessively done. February 6, 2008 at 11:23 AM Camera Repair said...