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A whole new problem...

Thank you so much for your quick response! So I went to try your idea and my camera presented a new and completely different problem. The viewing screen is completely blacked out in the picture taking mode (it does show a picture when I put it into the movie mode), but it does take the picture. The flash does work on auto as well... any ideas now?

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Did you fix the previous problem? If so, was it a missing or loose screw?

As for your current problem, you may have accidentally pressed the LCD display on/off button (it manually turns off the LCD display to save battery life). Turn on your camera and press the DISP button once. It's located on the back of your camera in the lower left corner.

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