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Nikon coolpix S3- most of the screen is black on shooting mode

I have a nikon coolpix S3- most of the screen is black just on shooting mode (a part of the upper screen from both sides is clear and images can be seen) . while taking a picture this part remain black with no image. thank u.

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  • laur09 Nov 25, 2007

    when i turn the camera on the screen is black and when i take a picture it is just a black screen.

  • Anonymous Aug 23, 2008

    My Coolpix S3 has been great-BUT- suddenly the display screen will not display anything in shooting mode except a black screen. All other features are OK- I can zoom,play slide show, view pictures. Help!

  • dan-burch Sep 22, 2008

    I have the same problem, I can view pictures but can not take pictures. Black screen with a red dial blinking on right.

  • LucyWright May 11, 2010

    I have a similar problem - I can view old photos on the screen but when I change it to shoot mode the screen is blank and any new photos come out blank.



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I had the same problem with mine. I searched the web and came across this one. My camera had a black screen but everything else worked. I read some of the comments and a few people said to hit it. I hit the camera in the side of my hand a few times and it started to work. Thanks for the info. It sound carzy but it works.

Now working Nikon coolpix

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