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Blurry pictures on my Canon powershot S500

I have had my camera for about 4 years and now all of a sudden most of the pictures are blurry and the view lens has a pink bar across the top.

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  • Anonymous Oct 17, 2008

    Most of the time the pictures turn out ok but I always get a little pink bar on the top of all my picture regardless of everything that I try. I don't know what has happened to it and cannot figure out what the problem is.

  • Anonymous Jan 12, 2009

    Pictures are blurry. It doesn't matter what setting I use. I turned the AF assist beam on and they are still blurry. Disposible cameras take better pictures than this is right now.

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See this link. Your camera may be one of those affected by this service notice, and if so, Canon will repair it at no charge regardless of warranty status. Contact Canon as shown.

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There's some thing wrong with the focusing of the camera.. I would refer a manual if i have a problem like this...
Let me know if you dont have one..

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