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The screen is black. it has been fine until today i have a cool pix 550


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The screen is black. it has been fine until today i have a cool pix 550


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My blue nikon cool pix s3000 turns on , and the lens stays out but the screen is black and the green light goes away . how can i fix it so it can be back to normal ?!


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I have a Nikon Cool Pix 5700. When I turn on the camera the only image I receive both the viewfinder and monitor is a bright horizontal streek on a black background. I have owned the camera almost four years and this is the first problem.


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I just received my Nikon D3100 in the mail today, and I was so excited. When I opened the lens cap on the camera body to put the lens on a small, clear-ish rectangle fell out. It was surrounded by a thin cooper colored frame that is easily removable. It looked like a little magnifying glass so I am kind of nervous. It seems to shoot pictures fine, but some times it tells me the shot is to dark even though I am in full light. It also took black pictures the first few times and if I point it di


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I have a Sony Cybershot DSC-W80 that was working fine and today I tried to take a picture and the LCD screen doesn't show a preview or the photo. Photo is black when viewed on LCD and when downloaded onto PC.


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My camera nikon cool pix screen does not work , and has a spot that looks liked spilled black ink, I understand that the screen is probably damaged, but how can i prevent this in the future. does leaving it in the car at sub zero temperatures to it or was it just too roughly juggled around in my travel bag? thanks Dennis


My guess would be the sub zero temperatures caused the liquid crystals to freeze. ... Digital Cameras

Lens stuck Please help me, I tried to turn on my camera today (it had been working fine before) and when I tried to switch it on the lens would not fully it open and my camera was making a whirling noise. The screen is black and will not take photos. The lens won't open fully and when it does eventually close has difficulty doing so. The camera then makes a beep beep beep noise and displays "Please turn the power on and off again". Please help I can't live without my camera and can't afford


If the lens is not coming out, its stuck, or it wont completely open or close, that is the lens assembly, that needs to be repaired. You need to take it to somebody, that can either repair it or replace it for you. There is nothing that can be done, ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P8 Digital Camera

Not sure how to make a pic black & white, after I have taken the shot. How do I do this? I have a Nickon Cool Pix S230


Hello,\015\012\015\012Unfortunately the camera doesn't have the ability to change the colour tone after you have taken the photo. If you have some photofinishing software you are able to change the tone to your photos.\015\012\015\012The ... Nikon COOLPIX S230 Digital Camera

Black pictures I drop my a Panasonic DMC-FX10 digital camera,and now everything else is fine, but all pictures all plain black, back screen is shoving all informative text perfectly, but image part of the view is black. Preview shows older pictures fine, but the ones taken witrhthe black screen is also here black. How bad is problem and is it worth it to get it fixed?


It is worth to repair instead getting new, contact your panasonic service center ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX10 Digital Camera

Black-out I've had my camera for about six months now, since February. It's worked fine, and I never had a problem, until about two weeks ago. Now, when I turn it on, all I see is black. If shaken it shows an image for about two seconds, before it goes black again. Taking pictures doesn't do anything, it's still black. Sometimes I can get an image, but it's grainy and only shows up as blue with light on the main object. It's worked fine up until now. I've changed the batteries a few times, but i


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Fujifilm finepix s5000 black screen...it started in dec 2009 when I was taking pix inside and everything looked washed out. I could only take pix outside, but a few days ago it went completely black. It turns on but I cannot see through the eye piece and the lcd screen is black as well. Any ideas? I have already called fuji and they said I can send it in for evaluation and to see what it would cost to repair. :-(


Hi,\015\012You are problem is due to defective CCD sensor in your camera . Sensor is defective thats why you have black screen . To solve this problem you need to replace CCD sensor . It will cost you around $100.\015\012\015\012Hop ... Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

Black LCD Same issue. Powers up fine but lcd is black. Looks like it "sees" a little light around the edges but that's it. Takes black pictures. Can still see old images fine. It's like the camera went blind.


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When I power up my nikon coolpix l3, the screen is pure black. It doesn't help when I push shutter halfway. When I take a pic it's pure black. Sometimes when I power the camera up it works fine but the black screen happens more frequently than not. Batteries are fresh and warm. Playback is fine.


Sounds like your lens cover isn't opening all every time. ... Nikon COOLPIX L3 Digital Camera

I have a Cool Pix 5700. Taking longer to advance to next shot


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Fine pix 2300 memory card error - Pix FUJIFILM Fine 2300 Digital Camera


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BLACKNESS????? Basically my camera was working fine I took the battery out to charge and when i put it back in the camera it came on but no matter what i point at the screen is black. the screen is only this way for when i try taking new pictures and all old pictures can be seen just fine as when i originally took them. ive tried turning it off and back on and re reading the manual but to no avail PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!


It sounds like you have lcd sensor that is gone out. You can either send it to Nikon to have it fixed, if its under warranty or you can send it to the camera doctor\015\012\015\012 ... Nikon Coolpix S51c Digital Camera

Black screen hi, my finepix z1 was working fine but i didnt charge it for 3 weeks and it whent dead, when i charged it again and turned it on the screen was black and the pictures i take are purpuish and can hardly tell what it is, i can still see the old pictures and downloaded to my computer fine, i tried to reset it and still wont work, i took the battery off and put it back in and still wont work or record anything


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I have a newer version of fine pix viewer, when i try to install it says it will remove my existing version, will my photos be deleyed or just the fine pix files


It will probably remove the photos. Can you copy them to a folder temporarily? ... Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

Screen problem?? Hello can anyone help? My camera turns on just fine and takes pics fine. Tonight while turning on my camera the screen is all white with some black lines through it.. and a leaf looking thing which is black. I see NO PICTURE at all. But when i take pictures and upload them to the computer the pics still work. But when i take the actual pictures or try to view any all i have is the white screen what can i do to fix this?


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