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Tuch screen not working

I have a SONY DCR-HC42E Digital Video Cammera. The tuch screen suddenly stoped working. The cammera works fine, and the LCD-screen is working. Its only the tuch-screen buttens thats the problem. I have lost my users manual... Can someone help me please!!!???

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Re: Tuch screen not working

The connection of the control button of the lcd panel is cut....check the flex wire of the lcd

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