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Canon SX10 IS Viewfinder is Blurry

Have had new camera about 1 month. Can't take pic thru viewfinder because it is blurred. LCD is clear as a pin but not the viewfinder. Is something wrong with my camera or am I missing info on how to adjust. Thanks!

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    Shoaib Rais May 11, 2010

    normally there is a setting wheel near the viewfinder to adjust the sharpness pls check it and try to turn the wheel

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Adjust the diopter knob. This is located on the left side of the viewfinder. Its a small black knob / wheel. Turn wheel until viewfinder is clear!

Posted on Jun 22, 2009

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