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Screen blank except for a centimetre at the end of the screen which is normal. camera was not dropped or damaged in any way. Can you help

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  • Mike Johnson
    Mike Johnson May 11, 2010

    is the back light lite up? if so can it still try to take pictures? Also if its just dark then hit menu look real hard to see i you might be able to see a image at all. could be 1 of 3 things LCD, Lens, Main board. With out proper diagnosis I cannot properly diagnosis your camera. Hope this helps.

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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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SOURCE: lcd monitor screen stays black

Hey i found this site that is great on how to change a LCD for the camera

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Posted on Nov 27, 2007

SOURCE: Casio camera LCD screen broken?

I wouldn't buy this camera. The screens brake very easy.I bought mine from PRESTIGE CAMERA.THEY SOLD ME A WARRANTY THAT IS A RIPOFF.They told me the warranty would cover anything but they layed to me.BE AWARE OF PRESTIGE AND THE WARRANTY THEY SELL>

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same thing happened to me, i really dunno what to do... help? anyone?

Posted on Aug 18, 2008

Nittram
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SOURCE: the screen is black and

Are the pictures also black?
Is so the main circuit board in the camera is probably faulty. This is expensive to replace.

If the Pics are still good it could be the display has been turned to off or the lcd has been damaged and/or back light is not operating.

If you could give some answers to the above we might be able to norrow down you issue further. Please also advise exactly what model Casio you have.

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

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