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Screen is black when trying to record - again!

I just saw the previous message about the black screen... I actually found it by searching on Google for "Samsung VD D31 problem". Guess what - last week the same happened to me. I am so disappointed because my camcorder is only 2 years old and I used it only moderately. It is not under warranty. What should I do now? The shop I bought it from told me to contact Samsung for a repair, but do I even need to call to find out it will be more expensive than buying a new camera? :`(

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  • samsunguser Nov 21, 2007

    i have a VP-D31 in good and perfect condition but in 3 years this is the 4th time that i have the blank screen problem in my camera. I spent nearly 150 euros to repair it and now again i have the same problem . I think no one is capable of arranging this problem or else this model is defected from the company as from manufacturing. Really disgusted because ;

    1) the company exports to malta and no body is capable to repair the problems ( although they are very capable to make the bills )

    2) if the samsung company knows that this model is defective , they should have contacted all buyers to fix or change the camera.

    Hope to receive some positive feedback.


  • Anonymous Apr 06, 2008

    Compramos dos camaras iguales en el Corte Ingles de Murcia y los dos tenemos el mismo problema, si es fallo de las camaras pues deben atender la reparacion gratuita.



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