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Canon A75 No startup sound & display on LCD, rest of things works fine

Camera Details:
Canon A75 4 year old.
Problem : Display does not work under normal operations
Does not display the pictures from memory card.
Does not display the live view while in shooting mode.

Also I observe that when I turn ON the camera it does not play
the startup sound although it is enabled.

Once it started to work and display on LCD at this instance it did
play the start sound.

But after taking some 25 pictures again the problem of no display
on LCD started and it is not playing the startup sound. But
everything else works fine when turned ON.

I have tried using fully charged batteries of Panasonic (700mA
ones)

Works fine: I can take the pictures using the view finder.
When connected to TV using the cable the Camera is able to
display the pictures from card on TV screen. Also I can see the
live view while in shooting mode to take pictures when
connected to TV.

Tried toggling of the DISP button but this does not resolve the
problem to display on the LCD screen of camera.


Please help me.

Thanks in advance.

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Think it might be your batteries. 700mah batteries are pretty weak by today's standards (most are at least 2,500 mah these days). I'm guessing your batteries are several years old? If so, they're really only meant to have a usable shelf life of a few years, whether they are used or not. Recommend trying a new set of rechargeable batteries.

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