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Michael Hannigan, Camera and Video Technician
Category: Camera and Video
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Experience:  25+ Years Experience in Computers and Electronics
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Does not open properly and shuts down, Numbers are too small

Customer Question

Does not open properly and shuts down
JA: What's the make/model of your camera? How old is it?
Customer: Numbers are too small to read, about 3 years old. WB 100?
JA: What happened right before this popped up? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: In the middle of the day it quit on me. Have changed the batteries out and used a little bit of WD 40 about 5 minutes ago
JA: Anything else you want the camera expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Michael Hannigan replied 6 months ago.

Hello. My name is Michael. I can help you with your question.

Expert:  Michael Hannigan replied 6 months ago.

If it is the lens getting stuck, please try sliding a piece of paper between the sections of the lens. While doing this, hold the face of the camera down. It only takes something the size of a grain of sand to cause this to happen.