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LCD monitor is blank

The LCD monitor on our G2 is blank when we attempt to use it.  We've tried pressing the display button, recharging the battery, taking the battery out and replacing it, etc.  This happened in a matter of minutes.  We were using the camera with the screen on and taking photos.  We turned everything off and perhaps 10 minutes later when we went to take more photos the screen remained blank.  Is the LCD feature totally kaput?  (We can still take photos, but can't view while taking photos or in the playback mode).  Any suggestions would be great.

yeah i have the same problem on a G3

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  • Anonymous Dec 25, 2008

    The LCD screen is blank when I open it up, but if I twist it towards the front of the camera it works just fine. If I twist it back, it goes blank again. Happens when I'm taking pictures and in playback mode as well. Any help will be most appreciated.

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Canon would have to fix this for you. The fault may be the screen itself, or the LCD viewfinder drive IC on the camera's circuit board. In this case they will replace the circuit board.

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