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Sony Cybershot S40 has white screen.still sounds like picture is being taken, reviewed, etc...is there anything I can do thanks

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This sounds incredibly stupid but it instantly works- I had this problem with both of my daughter's camera (same model number)
On the front of the camera, to the right of the lense and under the flash, it says "Cyber-shot". Press that spot really hard/punch it. The LCD should return instantly. 

Posted on Jun 23, 2009

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Please check whether the battery is fully charged.
Please try using a different battery.
If the issue still persists, please try Power Resetting the Camera.
To Power Reset the Camera, First, please turn OFF the Camera.
Then, remove the battery pack from the Camera.
Then, press and hold the POWER button on the Camera for 30 seconds.
Then, reinsert the battery pack and check whether the issue is resolved.

If the issue still persists service of the Camera is recommended.

Posted on Jun 17, 2009

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