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Display/pics upside down and back to front- Samsung Digimax A55W

Camera was taking photos normally, and the screen went fuzzy when reviewing pictures before going white. Camera was turned off and turned back on, and since then looking to take a photo, reviewing a photo and the menu displays are back to front and upside down. Resetting and changing batteries have not solved the problem. Help! :)

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  • L Peach Dec 14, 2007

    Camera is Samsung Digimax A55W by the way

  • Anonymous Dec 18, 2007

    I am having the same exact problem with the same camera. Help!!

  • Anonymous Apr 03, 2008

    same here with a Samsung Digimax 200 - mine started after a memory card error - was able to reformat the card, then out of the blue, "this"

    tried reformatting again - no help



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SOURCE: Screen all fuzzy when taking photo.

This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:
Applicable cameras include:
A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110

Posted on Nov 16, 2007

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SOURCE: Blank LCD screen

The Display button manually turns the LCD display on or off to save batteries. If you accidentally had turned the LCD off, It should only take one press of the button to turn it back on and leave it that way. As such, it's not you but the camera. The A570 IS is relatively new. Your camera is likely still under warranty. If so, contact Canon for warranty repair (see the following link):

Posted on Mar 15, 2008

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SOURCE: taking photos

I have the same problem too with my a430, when i shoot outdoor, it's like over exposed, more of a white, but it's good indoor shooting aside for some horizontal lines. i already reset all the settings, still nothing changed

Posted on Apr 08, 2008

SOURCE: No screen, no pictures

I have the same issue. i believe my mom dropped this too and i don't know what to do. i think the lens go messed up cause it's not allowing to view what im wanting to take a picture at. DARNIT!

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SOURCE: pics turn white with lines when taken outside in day light

Check to see if your ISO is set to a high number like 800 or 1600. If so, set it lower or on auto ISO. Your white balance should probably be on auto white balance. Go into the setup menu and see if your camera has a setting for "reset". This could take your camera back to factory defaults.

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