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LCD does not display photo but shows settings, menu etc. Downloaded "images" show as black on computer screen but photo data is available as if the photo had actually been taken. Flash works and shutter sound effect works. Have read that there is a potential latent defect that gives rise to this problem.

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This is a known manufacturing defect and Canon will fix it for free. Look for the notice and instructions on the Canon website.

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