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Turn camera on - changed batteries, turned camera on, screen stays black. Take picture - black.

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  • Anonymous Apr 17, 2008

    Same problem. Screen is illuminated and can view images on the card but when viewing thru lens it is black and when taking pictures it shows up black.

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Same problem!!!

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