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I have purchased canonpowershot a470 on 9/06/09 .When i put AV Video cable, the LCD monitor does not show any images,even before connecting to TV end.But i can view the playback and shooting can be done by looking to TV monitor..When i pull out the av,video cable from tv, the camera lcd screen shows the images .This is the same! problem when camera usb cable is connected to my computer nothing on lcd screen,but all images are shown on computer on playback mode.I think that i had seen both lcd screen and tv screen on playback and shooting mode concurrently on ,when i looked for the options of tv output.there was a slight shock on the shooting button, when i connected to tv with camera.please reply

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