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Put a fresh set of batteries back in (preferably rechargeable NiMH 2500mah or better) and turn the camera on. Sand, gunk, case fibers, etc... Browse Categories Answer Questions Nikon COOLPIX P80 Digital Camera Nikon COOLPIX Digital Camera Nikon Digital Camera Digital Cameras All Unanswered Join Sign In Ask a Question × HomeForumDigital CamerasNikonCOOLPIXCOOLPIX P80 Digital January 4, 2008 at 9:18 AM Camera Repair said... http://windowsazure4j.org/nikon-coolpix/nikon-coolpix-s4-lens-error.html

All Rights Reserved Theme designed by Audentio Design. BECAUSE I DIDN'T HAVE A WARRANTY. What I did was turn on the camera, allow the lens to extend, grabbed the lens casing when it attempted to close. I'm sure you've probably already tried this, but remove the batteries and wait about 10 seconds, then re-install them and try to turn it on.2. https://support.nikonusa.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/15978/~/lens-error-message

Nikon Coolpix Lens Error Fix

user-manual-COOLPIX... Some common error messages that might show up on the LCD's of cameras with this problem include "E18 lens error", or "lens error, restart camera". Be sure to use a soft cloth or something similar as to not scratch your lens or casing. If you get the lens working properly, come back and we'll discuss focusing if that's still a problem.CR March 21, 2008 at 10:02 AM michaelhill1974 said...

  • then reload the batteries to take another picture.Click to expand...
  • Much better than paying someone to "fix" it...
  • I was sitting on the floor and it slipped from my hand while the lens was out.
  • grrrrr i hate a non fixed camera!!!!!
  • They fixed it or replaced it for free every time.
  • I had the same problem as holistic when trying to get the lens unstuck...the lens went back in after tapping the USB pad, but then the picture was all white on
  • Yes of course it can be fixed.
  • Fix #1: Remove the batteries from the camera, wait a few minutes.
  • The thing that worked for me is #7;; Forcing the lens in.
  • Any ideas on how I can get it back in?

Stay logged in Sign up now! March 9, 2008 at 5:53 PM Lynn said... Or the battery ran down with the lens extended. Nikon Coolpix L830 Lens Error There was an obvious click and slight realignment of the lens as it dropped back into place.

Thanks for the info. This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digital camera, a stuck lens, jammed lens, or a malfunctioning lens. Many camera makers will not honor repairing this problem under warranty as they claim it is due to impact damage to the camera, or sand or debris getting into the lens http://photo.net/nikon-camera-forum/00Gnky April 10, 2008 at 1:10 PM Michele said...

and low and behold, as if by magic, I was shooting! Nikon Coolpix S5200 Lens Error I figured I would post my experience in hopes of helping out the cause. My camera came back to life! If the cost of the repair is more than 50% of the value of the camera, then it's usually not cost effective to repair.

Nikon Coolpix Lens Stuck

Yeah! https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/202084/How+to+remove+and+repair+the+Lens Sorry to bring up an old thread but.... Nikon Coolpix Lens Error Fix I tried some of the things here but it is not working. Lens Error Nikon J1 Thanks for the post!

Thanks!!! have a peek at these guys Turn off the camera and restart it to see if the lens error has gone away. Try tapping the bottom of the camera on a hard surface(desk/palm of your hand) as you power up the camera The Lens may just be stuck and needs a little help. None of which worked. Nikon Coolpix L840 Lens Error

This got the lens to retract, which was an improvement, but was still getting stuck while zooming. As a last resort you can try forcing the camera lens. Please don't forget to accept and leave positive feedback if I've been helpful. http://windowsazure4j.org/nikon-coolpix/nikon-coolpix-p2-lens-error-fix.html Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism.

You can change this preference below. Κλείσιμο Ναι, θέλω να τη κρατήσω Αναίρεση Κλείσιμο Αυτό το βίντεο δεν είναι διαθέσιμο. Ουρά παρακολούθησηςΟυράΟυρά παρακολούθησηςΟυρά Κατάργηση όλωνΑποσύνδεση Φόρτωση... Ουρά παρακολούθησης Ουρά __count__/__total__ Camera Nikon Coolpix S9700 Lens Error Hey...i dropped my camera recently and have a stuck lens. Thanks for putting this together.

Have updated the posting as suggested.

jdolly, one more thing. they were trying to sell me a warranty for $60. At least now i don't have to buy a new camera. Nikon Coolpix S9600 Lens Error Try blowing out the area between the lens and the body with compressed air.

danp.,As the camera is relatively new, recommend contacting Canon and requesting warranty repair of the focus problem. on start-up. Also, you shouldn't open the camera to clean the sand if you don't feel confident in doing so. this content My three-month old Canon Powershot SX100IS had this error.

But repair would involve opening up the camera and individually reseating each ribbon cable connector. I haven't used it very much yet. I did not want to try tips #6-7 because i might completely wreck my camera and not be able to take any picture for the remainder of my vacation. Thanks again, Vince.

A camera owner that suffers this problem may have no recourse for having the camera repaired. I had a Nikon P80 a couple of years ago - gave it to my son. Nikon COOLPIX L3 Digital Camera 1 Answer My Nikon Coolpix S3000 has Nikon Coolpix S3000 Digital... 13 Answers Lens error Nikon Coolpix 2200 Digital... P.S.

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.Use these at own risk as it may further Useful Searches Recent Posts Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Menu Log in Sign up AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Forums > Consumer Electronics > Digital When you turn the camera on with the card removed it may come back to life, as this triggers a reset in some cameras.