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  • kdigidy Jun 05, 2008

    I dropped my camera while hiking today. When I tried to turn it back on the LCD screen was blank (white). I tried to turn it on and off, took batteries out and back in, and took out memory card and back in with no success. Suggestions?

    -Kevin

  • bertmoi Mar 28, 2009

    Viewer is blank (black), battery indicator is fully shown at start-up, and photo is taken (flash working, then broken arrow - like a lightning sign - blinks, picture is counted, etc) but picture is blank.

    Bertrand

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