Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

The screen is dark and you can't see anything

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If LCD display works, there is probably bad CCD. !!! Check on web of your manufacturer if there is possibility of free of charge repair !!! You forgot to write brand and model of your camera. Many models are repaired free with CCD broken, even warranty time is passed.
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