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Fuzzy lcd screen with no image at all

I turn my camera on and everything appears normal except for the fact that I cannot get an image on the screen or through the viewfinder.There is power to the screen but that's it. The camera worked fine a few weeks ago when I last used it. I have tried removing and re-installing the batteries, formatting, different XD cards and played with all the different settings - nothing made any difference. Has anyone had a problem like this?

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Re: fuzzy lcd screen with no image at all

I have had the same problem with my s5000 and i have no ideea what is wrong.I had the camera sent to the fuji maindealer to diagnose the problem ,but they would not disclose it unless they will fix it.And that would be for £100! I still dont know what to do ...

Posted on Mar 15, 2007

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