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Canon A590 takes only black images

I have a Cannon A590. The camera only takes black images when I try to take pictures during normal operation. Everything else seems to working properly. I am trying to take pictures during daylight hours and the flash does work. Nothing appears to be blocking the lens of the camera. Is there some way to restore the camera so that I can resume taking pictures?

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  • wildmankal Feb 14, 2009

    Reseting all my settings does not fix the problem of take only black pictures on my camera. I've slao tried taking out all the batteries including the small CR1220 button battery and both AA batteries. Are there any other possible solutions?

  • Anonymous Mar 01, 2009

    I also have the same problem. Tried resetting as advised and as thought but still no luck. The image just diplays a Black picture and when i download this image to my PC its just a black image.



    Was working fine and all of a sudden went like this.

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    The camera takes a picture every hour on the hour.

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According to the manual, you can reset the settings per directions on page 147 of the 211 page manual.

Press the Menu button
Scroll left or right to get to the Tools menu
Use the up or down arrows to select [Reset All]
Press the Func Set button

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