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Black screen the screen stays black in both playback and camera modes, while the menus and settings remain visible... any suggestions?

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If you can view pictures that were already taken before you ran into these problems, it may be that the sensor has gone bad. Please see this link for your options. (If you're not in the USA, your regional Canon service organization should provide you the same options.)

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