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My X100S died!

Discussion in 'Fuji X100 Forum' started by philipcs, Apr 21, 2015.

  1. philipcs

    philipcs SC Regular

    Jul 17, 2013
    My X100s is now dead.
    After turn on, it only showing this OPT: ELE:
    Cannot do anything, even turn off also cannot.
    Only can remove battery to turn off.
    I have even reset the settings in Menu but no improvement.

    My Firmware ver is 1.20

    Anyone have this problem before? I tried to Google but didnt get any relevant result :(

    16943733780_562d9a0600_c. Fujifilm X100s Failure OPT: ELE: by philipcs, on Flickr
  2. donlaw

    donlaw SC All-Pro

    Sep 14, 2012
    Sounds like a major malfunction. I would send it off the Fuji. Hopefully still under warranty.
  3. philipcs

    philipcs SC Regular

    Jul 17, 2013
    There is no more warranty. :(
  4. Kin Lau

    Kin Lau SC Regular

    Oct 23, 2012
    Stick it in a container of rice for a day or two to suck out all the moisture. Certainly could not hurt.
  5. philipcs

    philipcs SC Regular

    Jul 17, 2013
    Issue resolved by service center. They use their in house system to perform software reset. This reset is different from the reset in camera menu, sound like low level reset. Now ok and FOC even no more warranty.
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  6. philipcs

    philipcs SC Regular

    Jul 17, 2013
    I just found out after the powerful reset by service center, the shutter count also set to 00 now :)
  7. KillRamsey

    KillRamsey SC Hall of Famer

    Jun 20, 2012
    Cambridge, MA
    This is a very good result! Glad to hear it.