Question about Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

1 Answer

LCD Panel doesn't work

I recently went to use my s5000 and I can't get my lcd to work. The eye piece evf is fine but I have been spoiled for to long. Is there a way to easily fix this, sucj as a light bulb or something. Or should I just use the eye piece viewfinder. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 513 Answers

It's amazing how a given day concentrates the exact same questions... one ady all the cellphones drop in a cup of coffee, and another everybody is pushed into a pool with their camera, and now everyones camera LCD is gone. Either the connection to your LCD was cut off, or the backlight went. Both shouldn't be expensive repairs, but with digital cameras I wouldn't be surprised if you get qouted with the usual 150 $ flat rate. The LCD is auxiliary i think, it's not like the lens mechanism or CCD died, and probably the screen doesn't need replacing, just the backlight. Get an estimate, if you're asking, then probably you won't be able to do it yourself(unless you find a step by step guide, and a good parts source). Good luck

Posted on Jun 26, 2006

  • yoav kleinfeld
    yoav kleinfeld Jun 26, 2006

    Point a flash light into the LCD to find out if there's still a picture in there and it's really the backlight

×

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Everything works except the view finder. Both through the eye piece or the display screen,


hi,
If EVF and LCD screen not giving picture, check the change over switch inside the monitor hinges clean it with contact cleaner spray, if it is OK, open and check the circuit on the mother board,

Feb 28, 2016 | Canon ZR40 Mini DV Digital Camcorder

1 Answer

View finder on my Sony HVR-Z5U isn't working, I can film through the flip out screen, but unable to use the eye piece view finder


POSSIBLY THE RIBBON CABLE THAT RUNS FROM THE EVF (VIEWFINDER) TO THE MAIN PROCESS BOARD SHOULD SWITCH REFERENCE TO EVF WHEN LCD PANEL MONITOR IS CLOSED REGARDS JOHN

www.jvsvisual.com

Mar 14, 2013 | Sony HVR-Z5U High Definition DV Camcorder

1 Answer

No picture on lcd in picture taking mode


Have you switched view to the EVF by mistake? Other than that it sounds like the CCD has failed and needs to be replaced.

Jun 02, 2010 | Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Snowy lcd screen and the eye view is also snowy


Test the camera by taking a picture and saving to the memory card. Then download it from the card to the computer and view it. If it is clear, the problem is in the playback system or the LCD.

Apr 12, 2010 | Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

1 Answer

My s5000 screen is all white in record mode. It breifly had a picture then when I pushed the shutter it went white again????


Does the EVF work? The small view finder above the LCD screen. You can switch to it using the EVF/LCD button on the right side above the main display. If it is okay then you'll likely need a replacement LCD.

Jan 04, 2010 | Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

1 Answer

I have new batteries in my S5000 but do not get an image on lcd


On the back there should be a small button above and to the right of the LCD screen that says EVF/LCD. You might try pressing it to change it, this is provided you can see through the viewfinder already.

Dec 12, 2009 | Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

1 Answer

My fujifilm s700 takes pictures but the lcd screen is busted.. you can see the pictures and screen through the eye piece.. but thats it. What should i do?


The only thing you can do is take or send the camera to an AUTHORIZED service center for replacement of the LCD screen. If you can live with just using the viewfinder, like in the old days, the LCD being broken should not effect the camera operation. Set the selection to the EVF (electronic view finder) position and this will stop the LCD screen from coming on. If this has helped, please rate it accordingly. Thanks and good luck. (BTW: I LOVE my Fuji S700)

Apr 29, 2009 | Fuji FinePix S7000 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Fuji S5000 Digital Camera--White EVF/LCD Screen


i was told by fuji it is the ccd or cmos sensor effectively the eye of the camera it is faulty and needs replacement fuji said it would cost £90 to replace as the newer model of the fuji is only 145 i opted to buy a new camera so i bought i differant brand and am very happy with my dmc tz3

May 28, 2008 | Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Fuji s5000


Above the screen display on the back of the camera are two small buttons. The left one is blue and the right one is marked EVF/LCD.

Push the right side button to change from the viewfinder to the screen.

You can download the manual here: http://www.fujifilmusa.com/JSP/fuji/epartners/ServiceSupportProduct.jsp?prodcat=616756

Dec 29, 2007 | Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

Not finding what you are looking for?
Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera Logo

Related Topics:

228 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Fuji Cameras Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Steven Wander
Steven Wander

Level 3 Expert

593 Answers

Parshiv Luthra

Level 3 Expert

383 Answers

Are you a Fuji Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...