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Canon showing black screen

Hi, my canon powershot sx100 dropped a few months ago. I turned the camera on and the screen was black i only could see things from the menu. If i go to take a photo i cant see the object that i wanna take. However i can see old photos and videos that i have stored in it. How can this be fixed??

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    i want send my photo in my compute but cable cannot show the connection to my computer it ask software

  • equinoccio Nov 03, 2008

    It happened the same to my Canon SX100 as well.

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Needs to go in to a camera shop for repair, either the shutter is broken in the lens or the CCD is bad...could be more than that but, It would have to get disassembled to determine that. I work on Olympus cameras and have found that sometines it's easier to let someone with a box of spare parts fix it...

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