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My olympus camera has lost focus seemsto be stuck, newpic

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my olympus camera has lost focus seemsto be stuck
JA: What Olympus model do you have?
Customer: newpic zoom 600
JA: What have you tried so far with your Olympus?
Customer: to alter on the menu but it apears to be stuck on its macron setting
JA: Anything else you want the Camera Expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: I have taken it too a camera shop and they said you don't repair them I know it's old but it was still taking really good pictures
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: Electronics
Expert:  *ElectronicsTech replied 6 days ago.

Hi,

My name is***** am sorry to hear that you are having this issue.

I will be glad to assist you with this.

My goal is to give you the best experience possible!

Try these please.

Place the camera flat on its back and turn it on while holding down the autofocus button, to try to cause the camera to attempt autofocus while the lens is extending. Blow compressed air in any gaps around the lens — or use a shop vac. Use a thin piece of paper or a needle to dislodge any visible bits of grit