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Folding screen back to compact position the screen goes blanK.

I can view photos nomally with flip screen extended out but if I want to fold it back and view in compact position the screen goes off and transfers to the view finder. I know this happens with screen folded away but this has always worked before if I want to have it in a compact mode with display screen available.

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Go to the options menu.... there should be a setting to restore defaults ... or to change the view screen

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Try to reset the camera to factory settings from the settings menu.

Posted on Mar 09, 2009

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    You can also reset the camera to factory holding the Menu button for 10 seconds, until the menu asking if you want to reset the camera comes up.

    If resetting to factory does not work, then the problem is a defective screen folder switch.


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