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DISPLAY NOT WORKING

Hi, starting yesterday my display on the camera stopped working. Is there way to fix this problem? Would this be the manufactures problem?

Please inform.

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  • suziek3 Nov 03, 2008

    Thank you for your addressing my issue. I do have DISP button and no it doesn't work when I press that.I have S500 Power shot Digital Elph by Canon. its 5.0 MP. I have never dropped the camera and this just happened out of no where. I will get in contact with the canon to see if they could resolve the problem. Thank you for all the information.

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Does your camera have a "DISPLAY" or DISP button on the back. Many cameras do, and its used to manually turn the viewscreen on and off to save batteries. If you notice such a button, turn your camera on, and press this button once.

If this doesn't correct the problem, please provide more details like your camera's make and model (like Canon A70). Also try taking a picture and downloading it to your computer. Verify that the picture looks OK. The reason I'm asking this is that yes, it may be the manufacturer's problem as a defective CCD can also cause this symptom.

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