Question about Sony Handycam DCR-HC42E Mini DV Digital Camcorder
The flip out screen dose not show up anything but if you touch it you still can use the buttons on it
I had purchased SONY DCR HC 42 in july 2005. now i am facing a problem with the LCD display. whenever i open LCD screen nothing comes on it. view finder is working fine. kindly help me out Pritu
Posted on Aug 14, 2007
The flexible cable needs to be replaced, as correctly pointed out by x-tian. If your handy cam is under warranty, Sony will change the cable for free.
Posted on Sep 07, 2007
Flex wire is already cut on lcd connection and only left is the control button...go the the sony service for replacing the flex wire..
Posted on Aug 13, 2007
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The most likely cause for this is a damaged or defective flexible ribbon cable that connects the LCD to the camera body and can be repaired fairly inexpensively. However, it's not a user serviceable problem and will need to be repaired by a qualified service technician.
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