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The camera doesn't show me what I'm taking a picture of.....just a black screen.

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Press display (DISP.) button to turn the display on. This button is located on the rear of the camera and toggles the camera's LCD display. The button is usually printed with <DISP.> on the button or above the button depending on the model. if that doesn't solve the problem, download the user manual from http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=ModelInfoAct&fcategoryid=145&modelid=14901#DownloadDetailAct find the setting for turning the lcd on while shooting. if you don't see a picture at the screen at all, never. then the camera may require repairs, if its covered by warranty contact your dealer or canon directly. canon repair request https://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=OnlineRepairBookingAct&fcategoryid=224&modelid=14901 canon repair service locator http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=ServiceLocatorAct&fcategoryid=224&modelid=14901

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On the back of the camera.. hit the display button... it should turn on..

Posted on May 22, 2009

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Click Canon CCD Imager Advisory for details.

Posted on Jul 24, 2009

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SOURCE: screen went black

Think that you might have accidentally pressed the DISP or DISPLAY button on the back of your camera. This manually turns the LCD display on and off to save batteries. You would then use the optical viewfinder in its place. To turn the screen back on, just press the DISP button one more time.

Posted on Feb 28, 2010

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SOURCE: My LCD screen is black. The camera seems to take

its actually probably the display. there is 3 different displays. 1. shows picture with icons 2. shows just the picture and 3. is a solid black screen. just hit the display button to cycle through until your desired display is present

Posted on Apr 05, 2010

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