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I dropped the camera once and now some of the buttons wont work the display and menu and left button are fine but the other wont work



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When a digital camera falls it usually is not a good sign because parts get broken inside the camera, but it does sound like the system board is working because you have menu and display. However! the problem appears to be more lens related, the circuitry that controls aperture and focus is not functioning. It is more cost effective to replace "cheaper" " than repair very costly"
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