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Canon S215 viewfinder and lcd display screen blk

When camera is turned on the lcd as well as the veiwfinder is black. All functions seem to be there, but I cannot take a picture or viewed prieviously taken pictures on the card. It is really frustrating..is this fixable or is it less expensive to replace the camera? The lenz of my camera does not open and the viewfinder and lcd are black, although the batteries are brand new and all other functions appear to work. I havn;t done anything to try to resolve it apart from look on-line for solutions.

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    Just discovered it tonight - online research seems to indicate an lcd sensor problem. Don't know if it's worth spending $100 or more to get fixed; just really bummed that I'm long past warranty with both Cannon and Amazon

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It may be fixable, but it may be expensive. You also have the option to upgrade your camera through Canon's Loyalty program. I'd give them a call and find out what your options are before going out and purchasing a new camera.

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