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I have a canon powershot A300 digital camera and i havent dropped it or misused it in any way..but it just started when i open the slide to take a picture you cant see the image..its like the lens aint opening up..you can see the little camera and little icons around the black screen but you just see black..thanks for your help..
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  • pamieo2002 Nov 21, 2007

    there is no canon repair shop near dawsonville, ga.

  • bigblue2 Dec 22, 2007

    i was thrilled when i read your bog, just to find out i'm not alone with the same problem. after reading the problems about the black screen and the menu was working fine, i couldn't figure it out. i'm calling tomorrow to see what canon say es, i'll keep in touch. thanks for the help

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Had the same problem with my A300. This sounds a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free under a recall. THIS INCLUDES FREE SHIPPING both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:
http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/11/canon-digital-cameras-showing-black.html
http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&fcategoryid=225&modelid=13390&keycode=2112&id=29819
Applicable cameras include:
A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110, IXUS V2/300/400/430/500, IXY Digital 200a/300a/400/450/500

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I would rather to suggestion you to bring that to canon repair shop sound your lcd having problem.

Please follow my advice and rate me SOLVED

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