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Display screen went white..

The screen of my camera become white. It is displaying nothing.Can you please help in fixing the problem. i will be thankful to you.

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  • lancecox Nov 16, 2008

    white screen when i turn on my pentax optio a20 no image please help

  • Anonymous Jan 03, 2009

    display is white

  • xic044 Feb 17, 2009

    Screen goes white when I turn the camera on. Nothing happens. To turn it off I have to remove battery

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2009

    white blank screen when switched on . i have to remove battery to switch off.

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2009

    I have a Pentax optio A20. the Display has become white. I can click photograph and in my computer it shows all the colours but while clicking can't see the image or after clicking I am unable to view it . I will be thankfull if someone is so kind to help me to shortout my problem. If there is any solution please mail me to




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Your screen is not connected inside your camera it is easy to reconnect as there is a cellophane tab carrying copper connectors that are held in with a plastic clip which has probably unclipped itselfyou need a watch makers screwdriver (small possidriver a eye glass and a pair of small strong tweezers) work on a clean table so if you drop the small screws they can be easily found 6small screws in allI replaced my own screenthat I got fromASAHI PHOTO LTD MDDX on ebaycost was £39 .95 and a genuine replacement screen a doddle to do as it requires no soldering just a bit fiddly hope this helps

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If the screen becomes damaged, it can turn all white. The white is the backlight, and if the screen is dead, you will see all white. This is not the ONLY cause, but it is one of the most common. If you are vary handy, and good with very small parts, then you can buy a screen on ebay for about $20-25 and fix it yourself.

I fix ALL Pentax Optio A10,A20,A30,A40 models. My price is between $40 and $100 for almost any problem. I will replace your screen for $40, if that is the problem.

I also buy all the Pentax models listed above, in ANY condition.

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The screen of my camera become white. It is displaying nothing. Can you please help in fixing the problem.

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