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No image on LCD screen

The unit powers up only with AC adapter and does not show images as viewfinder or stored pictures. I see the green screen when it is plugged in then menu items like time and number of pictures appear on screen. The red light shows and turns green when I press the record button then back to green when pressed again. Does anyone know what's wrong with this camcorder and where I can have it repaired if it is not something obvious?
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It sounds like you're receiving partial information on the LCD screen and that the image sensor isn't sending information to the screen.

If you know the sensor is working by recording some video on an SD card and being able to view the recorded video on your PC, then there is a disconnect between the LCD and the image sensor.

If you are not recording video to your SD card and only get black images or no files, the image sensor is damaged.

If you are recording video, but no image appears on your LCD for internal viewing/playback, you can try a firmware update if one is available from www.insigniaproducts.com, but this is a discontinued item so there's not much available for support.

Hope this helps!

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