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Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital//Black screen HELPPPP????????

Black screen comes up
all other features seems to work
get the little pictures of camera and tv and such
and little square in middle
but screen is black
tried the setting to tv and couldnt find the shutter speed. hmmm.
any suggestions?
dj

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  • donniejoe Mar 05, 2008

    any help appreciated

    dj

  • nita kay Apr 13, 2008

    Screen is black when camera is trun on in all setting can't take any picture they also come out black but everything else works. I try turning the camera off and on, change the batteries, check all setting

  • pscengineer Jun 12, 2008

    Black screen, cannot see image through the view finder, cannot find reset. I removedand replaced batteries and memory card to try and reset. no help.

  • jjzny Jun 22, 2008

    I have the same problem. I tried using the TV mode fix and removing the batteries but it did not work

  • alex Sep 03, 2013

    hi i have got the same problem. with some light i have seen all set up and i have tryed reset mre times but not news what i think is the battery not good not enough. so i will try to replace. anycase for some seconds at the start the screen is perfect.

  • alex Sep 03, 2013

    hi i have the same problem, with a external light i have seen the screen setup so i reset totally more times but not news, but i thik the problem is the battery not power enough

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