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When I turn on the camera the screen is totally black but if I look in the viewfinder there is a small white rectangle in the center of a black screen and 12X on top. I want to know what I should do to change the settings so I can see what I am about to photograph on the screen. I also am unable to snap a photo.

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When you turn on the camera, it should initialize, not show a dark screen and these messages. The zoom on the camera coul be stuck, or there could be other problems going on with the lens assembly.
The following web blog details things you can try to fix this problem:
http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.htmll
If nothing helps, take the camera in to a local repair shop for an estimate, or contact Canon:
http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/consumer/standard_display/support
Good luck, and hope this helps.


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