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Pinkish red distored screen & picture

Out of nowhere I turned on my camera on & all s---. Screen picture is pinkish red and when I take pic it is also distorted, pinkish red.

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Canon replaced my camera with a sd1000. thanks FixYa. BBob

Posted on Dec 14, 2007

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Re: pinkish red distored screen & picture

As mentioned this sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. But note that Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info (it's a relatively easy process, so go for it!):
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Re: pinkish red distored screen & picture

CCD sensor has stopped working properly ( see pic of this device from my workbench ) that is why your pics are " noisy" both in terms of resolution and colour15f9cc5.jpg. Fortunately Canon agent  will replace the sensor free of charge.

Posted on Oct 13, 2007

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