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The Canon Powershot A590 IS is an 8 megapixel digital point-and-shoot camera with a 4x optical zoom and a 2.5 inch LCD screen.

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How do you expose the lens/sensor to blow dust off?

I can open the case but how do you get the lens/sensor exposed to blow the dust off the lens and/or sensor?

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You have to remove the lens assembly from the camera then open it to reach the sensor.

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Thanks for the reply, but how do you remove the lens assembly and open it? Is there a procedure/exploded view? from Canon?


Canon service manuals are pretty hard to find but maybe oldturkey03 could check if he can find it ?

The only tutorial I can find is how to replace a bad LCD panel on a A590:


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Se if this will help to get the lens cover off Canon PowerShot A590 IS Flash Assembly Replacement

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Thanks, but this procedure does not continue to lens assembly removal/opening. Is there a continuing procedure available?


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george will be eternally grateful.
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