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My LCD doesn't display anything

My digital camera accidentally droped on one of its far ends near where the LCD is and since then nothing shows on the LCD when wanting to take a snapshot.Otherwise,the other parts seems functioning okay.Please help

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Its probably a broken connection between the mainboard and the LCD. Connector pulled apart, cracked mainboard, or something. Through sony it would be a fortune to fix if you're not under warranty, but if you find an honest repair man that is good with digital cameras it could be worth while. especialy if there's no board that needs replacing. Good luck

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