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Camera picture problem

I own a Nikon Coolpix 5700. We haven't used it in a few months and now we are only able to view old photos but when we try to take photos it shows as a blank screen with white 'tv type' lines running through OR the screen is three quarters black with a white horizontal stripe on the left hand side. The SB has a red light and the AF has a flashing green light so I am not sure if we have set this to default by accident. Can you offer some advice?

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I think it is time fot you contact the Tech Support site. If it is more than a year old it may be time to replace it download this to see if is of any help

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