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Focus error on a Fuji Finepix F420?

When I turn my F420 on I get an automatic red sign saying there is a focus error. Haven't dropped it and have tried turning it on and off as well as charging the battery to full. Anyone have any suggestions?



Alex
October 2006


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Plsss. Any one can.help.me my camera fujifilm.finepix s8000sd focus error.. how can i fix this

jude
October 2015

Bumping on the knee worked for my S800 Finepix.. Cheap fix. Thank you!

Jorge
September 2013

mine got the focus error after i dropped it, then i just dropped it again and that fixed it :) the focus is still slightly dodgy though

moi
May 2011

Thanks people, my Fuji finepix z2 just got focus error read your advise , gave it a thump on my knee just now. and yes its fixed.
How long it will be ok, who knows but it's working now so that's great.

Shropshire lad
October 2010

fujifilm AV100 brand new, taken about 4 photos and now it had FOCUS ERROR on it?
what do i do to fix it? :(

abi
September 2010

its when the lens moves or jams probably when it gets knocked. my camera had the same have a look to see if the lens is off centre it may click back in on smaller cams failing that drop it! seriously a lot of people say it works tap on a knee on all sides and it usually sorts it out lol its worth a go it its busted anyway and it worked for mee

Sorry for dragging this up, but the above solution worked on my Fujifilm A510. :)

Ruu
February 2010

its happening to mine try taking battery out then back in

charliebigpeni
June 2009

its when the lens moves or jams probably when it gets knocked. my camera had the same have a look to see if the lens is off centre it may click back in on smaller cams failing that drop it! seriously a lot of people say it works tap on a knee on all sides and it usually sorts it out lol its worth a go it its busted anyway and it worked for mee

bigman
December 2008

i had the same problem on my camera. i cleaned the usb socket on the side and it now works every time

mark
April 2008

In my case it can't be.

My camera took a beating... dropped many times.. been traveling with me

Rather use it than keep it in a draw ; ).

CoXen

coXen
January 2007

has there been a solution to this problem yet, my camara came up with the focus error about 3 months ago then managed to fix itself, now it wont and keeps giving this focus error.

CoXen
November 2006

same problem, no droped....also sep/oct 2006...is this fortuity ?

Marcel
November 2006

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