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Photo and video mode slow along with rest

In photo and video mode it's all purple and bright and it stays that way no matter what and it's very slow in those modes too,i dont know why but i really want to use it again!!

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Re: photo and video mode slow along with rest

If you mean that all you see in the viewfinder is puprle (or a bunch of other colors/lines/patterns) then the CCD is damaged or a ribbon connector has come loose. Either way it is going to require service.

Posted on Sep 13, 2007

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