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Camera fixing when I turn it on, the screen is white



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What happened is the lcd ribbon has loosed up or came off altogether.\015\012Try this;turn camera on,squeeze case between your fingers,where sony\015\012logo is,if ribbon is just loose the lcd should come back on. If this\015\012doesn't work,take it to a local camera shop and have them fix it,it's a\015\012very simple fix.
I just had this problem and it was the LCD ribbon was dirty so i took the camera apart and diconnected the ribbon inside and then reconnected it now my camera works fine
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