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LCD problem Hello, my camera's LCD works only when I want to view pictures I took.  However when I want to take a picture the LCD goes black.  Oictures can be taken however you can't see what your taking.

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  • fixyaneeders Mar 23, 2008

    LCD will allow me to view pictures that I've taken, but shows only black static in picture or video mode. It isn't the "Display" button -- that just turns off the LCD altogether. When this problem is occurring, I cannot take pictures or video at all, not even with just the viewfinder. I thought for awhile that it was the switch, then that it was temperature-related. Warming the camera in the palm of my hand seemed to solve the problem for a couple of months. Now even that doesn't work.

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Click the "display" button on the back and it should change how your lcd works. mine did that for awhile and i thought i'd broken it - just pushed a button when i didn't know it...
hope that's all that's wrong!

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