Error Codes

If a camera error occurs, "Err xx" will be displayed on the LCD panel. Follow the countermeasures below to resolve the problem for respective error code.

If the same error occurs often, something is probably wrong with the camera. Jot down the "xx" error code and contact your nearest Canon Service Center.

If an error code appears after you take the picture, the camera might have missed the shot. Press the <E> button to see if the image appears on the LCD monitor.

Error Code


Err 01

Communications between the camera and lens is faulty. Clean the lens contacts. (p.9)

Err 02

There is a problem with the CF card. Try any of the following: Remove and re-insert the CF card. Format the CF card. Use a different CF card.

Err 04

The CF card is full. Erase unnecessary images in the card or replace the CF card.

Err 05

Something obstructed the built-in flash's automatic pop-up operation.

Turn the power switch to <OFF> and <ON> again.

Err 99

An error other than the above has occurred.

Remove and re-install the battery.

This error may occur if you use a non-Canon lens and the camera or lens does not operate properly as a result.

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