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Camera turns off

My camera turns on fine to playback, but when switched to photography the LCD turns on but goes off immediately. I do hear gears moving upon switching to photography mode.

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CCD sensor is faulty and the sound you hear is camera switching off lens after no signal from CCD block is delivered to the main CPU. CCD has to be replaced and should be done free of charge if the camera is newish and has not been abused ( you bought it with poorely manufactured CCD sensor which should last 15 years ).

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