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Old Apr 7, 2010, 10:02 AM   #1
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Default sony a550 lens help

morning all! i just recieved my a550 today and was trying the lens i have on it from my a200. the 75-300 works great in all modes but i can only get the 18-75 to work in the manual exposure mode. all other modes it gives the the error message of :
lens not attached
shutter is locked
can any on give me some insight as to what can be the problem
oh and the lens works just fine on my a200.
thank you so much!

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Old Apr 7, 2010, 10:11 AM   #2
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This is what happens when the lens isn't communicating with camera. Since the lens works ok on your A200, I'm at a loss as to what could be wrong. Try cleaning the contacts on the lens. You can use a pencil eraser, but make sure the erasures don't fall into the lens or the camera body.
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