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FujiFilm Finepix S1000FD Troubleshooting

Released June 2008, identified by S1000FD

This troubleshooting page will help you diagnose problems with the FujiFilm Camera Fine Pix S1000FD.

Battery Door Falls Off ¶ 

Your battery door keeps falling off

Clip is Broken ¶ 

If the place where the battery door hooks onto the camera is broken off, you need to replace the battery door. Remove the door by sliding the clips out of the holes and slide the replacement door back in.

Camera Lens Is Not Focusing ¶ 

Camera Doesn’t Focus

Not in Auto-Focus Mode ¶ 

Rotate the lens around and try to get the camera to focus. Try pointing the camera perpendicular to one specific object so it is easier for the camera to focus.

Flash Won’t Pop Up ¶ 

The flash will not pop up

Flash Not Popping Up ¶ 

Press the button on top of the camera near the flash to pop up the flash manually. Sometimes the camera does not automatically pop up the flash, but you can pop it up using the button.

Flash Spring Is Broken and Need An Easy Fix ¶ 

Manually pry up the flash and wrap a rubber band around the flash and the camera until it holds the flash in an upright position.

Flash Spring is Broken and Need a Real Fix ¶ 

Spring Replacement Guide

Card Write Error ¶ 

Camera says Write Error

The SD card has write protection enabled ¶ 

Turn the camera off, then open the battery door. Remove the SD card by pushing it in until you hear a click. The card will pop out. Slide the switch on the side of the card from the “lock” position upwards until it does not move any more. Then insert the SD card back into the camera and turn the camera on.

Zoom Toggle ¶ 

Zoom toggle isn’t working as it is very loose

Zoom Toggle Loose ¶ 

Get a screwdriver and try tightening the zoom toggle. If you are not able to tighten the zoom toggle, then replace the zoom toggle or replace the camera.


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