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Black screen on Canon PC1045

Can view photos from card but in taking mode, screen is black and no function. Batteries changed without improvement.

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  • hendo88 Jan 06, 2009

    My ISUX430 has the black screen problem and will not take pics in the take mode. The shutter still sounds as though a photo is being taken but the screen is continually black in the take mode and no pic is taken.I know this because I can still view the contents of the memory card by switching to the view mode. The view mode is normal. The number 922 appears in the lower right corner of the screen, does this mean something?

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I'm not familiar with the model PC1045, but the problem you are describing sounds like a known issue with the PowerShot CCD Image Sensor. For certain models, Canon is offering to fix it free of charge (including shipping). Here is the link to Canon's bulletin:

http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&keycode=2112&fcategoryid=221&modelid=8776

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