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We have a Sony digital handycam PC 105E. We have just gone to check the camera so we can record our granddaughters 1st special Christmas, when the symptoms below happened! Can anyone please help and give us a diagnosis on what may be wrong? It would be very much appreciated. Also can anyone help tell us in the LONDON SE Area of a very good camcorder repairs service, as Sony want to charge a fortune to look at & repair, and at this time of year ( 12 days to Christmas), it's an expense we could do without. Here Are The Symptoms: Turn on -> Camera -> theres NO Sound -> the "Clock Set" comes up -> Flash pops up & charges LCD Screen is fine all seems ok, BUT Touch screen will not work -> FN is live and seems to work, BUT nothing happens. -> Turn on -> VCR - NO SOUND -> Full like touch display but nothing works, Sensors change colour but do not work -> Turn on -> Memory - NO SOUND -> DOES NOT RECOGNISE MEMORY STICK "CLOCK SET" Flashes Many thanks

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Unless somebody comes up quickly with a better solution for you, it may be an internal battery problem, especially if you keep having to set the time. For your local repairer click on this Sony support page.§iontype=Support&

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