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Fujifilm FinePix S8630 Troubleshooting
- Device won't power on
- Damaged battery door
- The flash lid will not pop up
- Camera will not flash
- My camera buttons are not working
- The speaker will not output any audio
Device won't power on ¶
When you press the power button, the camera won't turn on
Batteries are not seated properly ¶
Remove the batteries and reinsert them. Then power up the camera in the event it was a temporary malfunction.
Dead or bad batteries ¶
Before taking apart the camera, replace the batteries to ensure this is not the problem.
Camera powers on but screen does not display ¶
In this case the screen may need to be replaced see our Screen Replacement Guide
Damaged battery door ¶
The damage to the battery door of your devices' back plate is causing hand discomfort or poor battery connection.
Battery door won't latch ¶
Check to see if there is debris obstructing the closing of the door, if there is clean it out gently with a toothpick.
The door is completely unusable ¶
If the battery door is broken beyond repair you will want to consult our Battery Door Replacement Guide
The flash lid will not pop up ¶
The button to release the flash lid did not fully open the lid
Make sure nothing is obstructing the flash lid ¶
Check for debris or other miscellaneous gunk that could be preventing the lid from opening.
The lid is ajar and still won't open ¶
Attempt to gently pry open the lid using an item that is small and thin that will not cause damage to the device. Be careful when doing this. try not to damage the device or injure yourself.
If the lid still won't spring open ¶
Refer to our Flash Lid Spring Replacement Guide
Camera will not flash ¶
While taking attempting to take a picture the flash does not go off
Make sure the flash is turned on ¶
Check on the screen to see if the flash indicator icon is present. If the icon is not displayed, press the lightning bolt button on the right of the radial push button.
Replace the flash ¶
This may be an indication that the flash if faulty and refer to our Flashbulb Replacement Guide
My camera buttons are not working ¶
Pressing the record button on the camera does not record video
Ensure there isn't anything obstructing the buttons ¶
Check for any debris obstructing the buttons being pressed down, if there is debris clean it out gently with a toothpick.
Replace the Button Panel ¶
Refer to our Button Panel Replacement Guide
The speaker will not output any audio ¶
"When watching my recording no audio is heard"
Ensure your device has enough power ¶
"Replace the batteries to make sure the speaker has enough power"
Replace the speaker ¶
Refer to our Speaker Replacement Guide