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Camera is not taking pictures

This camera seemed to be working fine one minute, then compeltely quit the next. The camera still comes on as normal. The screen to display subject you are taking picture of is blank. All the settings and information are on the screen. no picture is taken when the button is pushed. This camera has not been abused or dropped. Thank you

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Re: Camera is not taking pictures

Hi. mine was doing the same thing. just connect it to the computer and turn it on. it reformats it, or something but mine now works. the pictures on the card will still be there. good luck!

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Please see the Canon Web SIte Service section for this camera. Ours is doing the same thing. Do you live in a hot environment? The CCD (image sensor) on some of these stops sending signals when it has been exposed to a hot and humid environment. -sb

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Re: Camera is not taking pictures

Open it. look for anything electrical that has become disconnected or was partially connecte during factory assembly

Posted on May 23, 2007

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