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DSC-S40 , my camera wotn switch mode.

From shooting to reviewing picture or video mode, it always stays on reviewing mode. Opened it up carefully and i cant seem to find the switch in the inside. Thanks for your help

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If you opened and unable to find the switch, then the switch might be snapped, or the sw slider was not aligned to the sw itself. you can find it by aligning the sw slider of the back cover to the main board, its a very small switch soldered on the board near the upper portion of the LCD panel. If you find it, slide it to leftmost, at the same time, move also to the leftmost the sw slider at the back cover. Assemble it carefully, thanks

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