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Purple screen on view finder and LCD

Shot several shots yesterday inside and they looked great. Tried to shoot photos inside later on and LCD screen and viewfinder show purple color with horizontal noise on both.

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Re: Purple screen on view finder and LCD

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, IXUS V2/300/400/430/500, IXY Digital 200a/300a/400/450/500

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