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Nothing is working!

Ok, help!! I tried smacking it with my palm and against wood. Nothing. Then I looked into the lens, I see the inside lens, nothing is covering it, it's a glass round lens type thing. I wacked every single side of the camera, nothing. I turned it on and off as fast as possible several times. Nothing. All my menus still work and I have a Nikon Coolpix S7c

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  • bitterswe554 Nov 16, 2009

    Well, everyone said that smacking it once or twice (not too hard by the way) would make the tiny shutter on the inside become unstuck. So the problem is that when I turn my camera on, in shooting mode, the screen is black. But when I press the menu button or the view pictures button, I can see all the icons and previous picture that I've taken before the black screen problem.

  • bitterswe554 Nov 16, 2009

    Oh and when I take new picture, they turn out black as well.

  • Ty Price May 11, 2010

    Who told you that beating up your poor defenseless camera would fix it? I'm new to your question...what was wrong with your camera?

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That seems to be a common problem on this website. Why don't you go to the support section of your camera manufacturer, and e-mail one of their tech guys with the problem...i'm sure they've seen this before and have an answer.

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