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I cannot get a image to show up on the camera when I turn the camera on.

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Hi,
If your Canon A85 camera shows memory card picture in playback but does not show live image in camera mode then it is ccd imager chip failure problem and ccd imager chip will be replaced.
Canon offers free of cost ccd imager chip replacement for A85
Click Canon CCD Imager Advisory for details.
Thanks.

Posted on Feb 05, 2010

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Based on the information you've provided it seems that the CCD Image Sensor of the Camera is affected. If the CCD Image Sensor is affected, the images captured may be discolored or with lines on it. Even if the CCD is affected, the previously captured images and icons of the Camera will display normally. You may try power resetting the Camera.

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