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LCD Screen Black/Blank. ? ? ?

My Olympus C5050 zoom, will power on & display all of the menus etc, but when I try to put it into any shooting mode & use the quick view function the LCD is totally Black/Blank.

However it does to all intents & purposes take a photo & flashes etc, but yet again, when you go back into playback mode, it will show you the number of photos you've taken or should I say attempted to take, but nothing whatsoever on the display.

Can somebody please help or advise me.

Also can anyone tell me or post me a link where I can get the PROPER CAMEDIA software to connect to my pc & also to update my firmware on the camera etc.

Thanks in advance

Martin
(marvin8862@hotmail.com)

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Perhaps you have quick view turned off in the setup menus. There's no way the CCD is the problem as the camera takes pictures.

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Bad CCD, Olympus recall. Look online for instructions. No way around it.

Posted on Feb 25, 2008

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