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I have a Sony cybershot DSCT1. The view through the view finder has become fuzzy and distorted and the camera is failing to take a picture. Any ideas please?

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  • cas1 Aug 18, 2008

    Very useful - thanks. Even sony shop said that I should just replace camera as sensor had gone. Didn't mention the CCD imager problem. Camera now on way for repair!

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Your camera has problem with CCD Imager. Good news, Sony will repair it free of cost. Click on Sony Official Website for details. Hope problem will be solved. Have a nice day.

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