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My sony handycam screen isn't working when I want to record (neither the viewfinder or flip out screen). It is black when I want to record but I can still record sound. All other features on camera work fine except for that.

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This is usually caused by a defective CCD image sensor and can be repaired fairly inexpensively. However, it's not a user serviceable problem and will need to be repaired qualified service technician.


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