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When I turn my s500 camera on I only get electronic noise on the led screen. If I take a picture, it looks the same way, only noise

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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 this link for more info.

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A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110, IXUS V2/V3/300/400/430/500/II/IIs, IXY Digital 200a/300a/320/400/450/500/30/30a

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I have the PS S500. It will not take pictures now, it flashes, but there is nothing on the playback. In fact, when I look at the image before taking a pic, there is nothing there. Sort of like there is...


is the screen displaying anything at all? if not have you tried looking into the viewfinder? occasionally cameras with viewfinders will display pictures on in the viewfinder and not the screen.
Try taking a photo and then check to see if the photo is there on a computer.
other than this, the camera unit inside the camera may have become damaged or detached, it this is the case, unfortunately, there is nothing you can do

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When i take a picture the secrin is black plz


if the picture is being recorded and only the play backscreen is not working then you will have to have the playback screen or associated electronics repaired. If the camera is not even taking pictures or playing back then the camera is broken beyond economical repair. Canon will charge about $125 for a rear screen repair and about $150 or more for a sensor repair. New models better than the one you have start at $299.

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Electronic shutter in lens mechanism got bad and you need to replace complete lens assembly of DSC-S500 camera.
Of course new lens assembly would cost more then camera worth so best option is to buy new camera.

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Try this. Go to your tools menu, look for something like power saver or display off and change the duration that the screen stays on.

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Try replacing batteries (high Ah photographic type).
The lens motor & electronics may be draining power if Ah capacity has dropped too low. At night, it could be that your flash is trying to fire (another drain), or shutter timer / mirror staying open longer.

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Casio Exilim EX-S500 screen is black when turned on


you camera shutter is stuck at close position, you will need to open
the thing up to repair.

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As for the totally dark screen, either your LCD or driver board is bad. You will need to open and replace the broken part.

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It sounds like you broke the backlight on the display. I would contact Casio to find a repair center.

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