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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H200 Troubleshooting
Released 2013. Sony Cyber Shot DSC-H200.
- Camera is non-responsive
- Cannot Open the Battery/SD Card Door
- Cannot close the battery/SD card door
- Cannot Upload Photos
- LCD is Solid Blue, Black, and/or Unresponsive
- Tripod Port will not secure camera
The batteries do not power on the camera
The batteries could have been put into the camera incorrectly.
It's possible that the batteries died without the user knowing, and to change them use this guide.
It's possible that there's dust or dirt inside the camera stopping the battery connection.
The camera might only work with Sony batteries, instead of any other brand.
You are not able to open the door or the switch is stuck in one position
It's possible that the user needs to press more firmly on the door and push in the direction indicated by the OPEN arrow.
Dirt or other material may be lodged in the switch’s working area.
It's possible that the switch got broken or dislodged and if it is broken use this guide to replace it.
You are not able to close the door
The battery orientation may have been incorrectly done by the user.
An object, dirt or other material may be stuck in between the wall of the camera and the door.
The user may have put the wrong sized batteries into the compartment.
The switch may be broken or disconnected from the camera and if it is broken use this guide to replace it.
While holding the switch in the OPEN position, press firmly on the door and push in the opposite direction indicated by the OPEN arrow (toward the threaded hole for the tripod mount). Be careful not to push the ON/OFF switch while gripping the camera in place.
Computer does not recognize camera or will not upload photos
There may be an issue with the cord or its components. Try using a different USB cord.
There may be dirt or other materials in the port. If so, try to remove it.
It's possible that the port is damaged and if it is, use this motherboard replacement guide to replace it.
You may need to change your computer’s settings.
The LCD appears solid blue and will not respond
It's possible that the user forgot to take the lens cap off.
The screen may be broken and if it is, follow this guide here to replace it.
The tripod port will not secure camera to tripod
There might be dust, debris, or other materials that is either covering the tripod port or are lodged inside the port.
It's possible that the tripod port is broken. Check out this guide to see how to replace the tripod port if a new one is needed.
The four (4) screws around tripod port might not be securely fastened.