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IXUS 500 Screen Not Displaying Picture

Hi. My IXUS 500 has stopped displaying what I am viewing. I still see the small icons on the screen and the Canon logo when I turn it on but nothing else. I tried taking pictures but all the photos are black. Is there something I can do to fix it? Is it worth repairing? In my estimation I have taken nearly 15,000 photos with it. Thanks, Altaf

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  • maria_moreno Oct 28, 2008

    My IXUS 500 does not any display in the screen, only the icons. I have tried many thing (changing batteries, on/off, etc) but nothing seems to work. Is this the same problem the S500 has??



    Maria

  • suziek3 Oct 29, 2008

    Mine just started having the same problem. My display is not working starting yesterday. I have never dropped it had any type of liquid on it. Anyone figure out the problem on this? I really love my camera but now I am just umph~

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Did you see the posting regarding the image sensor? I am exibiting the problems which sounds like it could be what you are seeing. I went ahead and send an email to canon. we will see what happens. I suggest you do the same.
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