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Canon Power Shot A710 is

Camera turns on but there is a black screen. The batteries are charged there is hand with parenthesis on the right side of the screen . Everything else is black. Try to take pictures, they are blank. HELP

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  • harlowinct Feb 14, 2009

    Is ther a solution to this problem?

  • kva888 Apr 11, 2009

    i do have the same problem.. the display screen in black but i can see all other symbols on the display.

  • kva888 Apr 11, 2009

    My display is goes black when i switch on the camera but other symbols are visible in the display.. only few times i get the display... can anyone help me to sort out this problem ?/

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The hand with parenthesis is your image stabilization. It sounds like if your images are turning out black, you may need service.

Try hitting your display button a few times and see if anything shows up on the screen.

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Wait a minute and press display button. If battery are faulty (or camera things that battery are faulty) camera start with black screen...

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