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Turns on, takes pictures, blank screen

My canon powershot SD450 the screen is blank when I turn it on to take a picture. It is just black. The green light that usually comes on also disappears after about 5 seconds. It still takes pictures normally, and i can view them, but I can't see on the screen. Does anyone have an answer?

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Re: turns on, takes pictures, blank screen - Canon Powershot SD450 / IXUS 55 Digital Camera Digital Cameras

Who would ever thought.. thank you as well!

Posted on Jul 16, 2008

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i was just about to run off and buy a new camera!!!!!!!!!

Posted on Apr 21, 2008

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Re: turns on, takes pictures, blank screen

Hi. Press the DISP button on the bottom right portion of your camera, just below the Menu button. Ours had the same problem.

Posted on Nov 21, 2007

Re: turns on, takes pictures, blank screen

I know in most digital cameras there is an option buried in one menus to turn display OFF. Perhaps, you can have a look around in the various menus to turn screen back on. Also, there should be another button or feature that allows you to view the shots you've taken.

Posted on Apr 29, 2007

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