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My son bought this cyber-shot in may and the screen stays black but you can review old pic and see them


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Which model Sony CyberShot is it? No matter which model it is, if it were purchased new in May 2009, it is under factory warranty. Go to the Sony website for technical support:
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My son bought this cyber-shot in may and the screen stays black but you can review old pic and see them


Which model Sony CyberShot is it? No matter which model it is, if it were purchased new in May 2009, it is under factory warranty. Go to the Sony website for technical support:\015\012\015\012 ... Digital Cameras

I have a kodak Z712IS, that is less than a year old and have taken less than 200 pics with it. when I turn it on the view screen is black. can see taken pics on review though. can only see subject of pic thru view finder when takining photo. not a battery problem. whuts up?


Please download new firmware:\015\012\015\012Connect the camera with the computer.\015\012Turn the camera on.\015\012Click onto the link and follow the instructions.\015\012 ... Kodak EasyShare Z712 Digital Camera

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Black screen when turn on camera, cant see anything. reset settings, can see old images on card, but cannot take pic, cannot see anything on back window. Its black, but shutter is open.


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You power up camera nothing but black with a little white lines going through... then take pic and you see nuthing but looks like red streeks or a pic of saturn... and but you can still look at old pics on camera... dont know please help me.. tim t.


This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager, and is a known defect for your particular model camera.. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free if you live in the US, Canada, and a select few other countries. If you live outside the US, ... Canon PowerShot A60 Digital Camera

When you turn my camera on it has a black screen and you cannot take pictures. You can review pictures and see the different menu modes, but the screen is otherwise black. The camera is otherwise in good condition and is only three years old.


Gennylou, sorry I didn't see your post sooner.\015\012\015\012This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warra ... Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera

When I look at pics I've taken the sky is always flashing (black, then sky). I know that this shows that the exposure won't work for the sky. Is there any way I can turn that off so that when I review my pics I don't have to see it flashing?


The best solution in most cases is to reduce the exposure so as to avoid the blown-out highlights. However, if you simply want to get rid of them on the screen, press up/down on the multiselector to select a view you prefer. ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera

Icons still there. can see pics through viewfinder and take shots but screen stays black in either picture-taking and review settings. Pictures are there but screen stays black... can use menu and other features.... what do i do? is the camera dead?


This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. ... Canon PowerShot A70 Digital Camera

When I turn in my camra on evrything works but all I have is a black screen, all the white lettering and blue sintering lines are there but no pic, when I try to take a pic it will flash and sound like it took a pic but when I go to review the pic its black and looks like I took a pic in the dark. All the pics that I took before I had this ploblem I can review. Evrything works besides the pic on the display screen during and after I take a pic but all the menu and setting are on the screen but t


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Sounds like a repair or check if lens cap is off (:))\015\012If oOw: 88,07 pounds for repair alternative: Trade up.\015\012\015\012Contact KODAK:\015\012 ... Kodak EasyShare Z650 Digital Camera

While my camera still works, the screen appears black when shooting. It DOES show the pic for review, but I can't see what I am shooting. And, no, to the best of my knowledge, the camera was not dropped. thanks


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My camera turns on but when i take photos i only get a black screen however i can see my old pic on the screen so it cant be a problem with the screen so not sure what is wrong with it as it was working perfectly fine before


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My cannon a430 is blind!!!! i can't see anything on the lcd screen ....tried to shoot a frame but nothing appears on the screen, only a black frame..but previous pics taken can be reviewed. what seems to be the problem? help.... thanks in advance


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When trying to take a pic, I only get a black LCD screen. I can see the icons and I can play pictures back on the review mode. Any idea what's wrong? Thanks!


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Lcd screen is black a the evf is black too. When taking pic a red circle and red AF apprear on screen and on the bottom line in white is f2.8 1/30. When reveiwing pics the pic just taken is black but the old pics display just fine.


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Sony dsc-13 I have sony dsc-13 digital camera and suddenly after switching it on in picture mode and video mode the data(day nd time,flash....etc) appears on a black background on the lcd though the lens door is open and i can see my previouly stored pics in the camera lcd and also in my computer after connecting through usb.. so the problem is i take black pics and videos while the lens is open and the charger attached or on full battery,and the new taken pics displays black as well


Basically it is a Japanese Model from where u bought it u are lucky u can\015\012get it free of charge replacement just tell me which region u belong\015\012there is a known issue of CCD failure u will get free of charge repairs\015\012fo ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T3 Digital Camera

Black screen My camera will cut on and off and show old pics but all the pics I take turn out black and the screen comes up black when i turn it on and I'm going on vacation for the next 2 wks and would looove to get some help so i can take pics!! HELP!


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Camera lights are on and I can change to review pictures taken and see them but I can only see the black screen with white figures while in take picture mode. the camera clicks but nothing happens. I changed all the batteries even though the low battery light was not on, and it worked for a little while but the next day, I could only see the black screen again.


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The screan is black i can take picturs fine and record but i when i go take a pic the screen is black until i review the pic. Its not the shutters because the screen isnt black when i have it on video mode. WTF


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OK, SORRY I DIDN'T KNOW WHAT KIND OF MEMORY YOU HAD IN THE CAMERA. I WAS HOPING THAT WE MIGHT HAVE A SIMPLE PROBLEM FOR YOUR SAKE AND WE COULD GET YOUR CAMERA UP AND RUNNING FOR YOU AGAIN. NOW, IT SOUNDS LIKE YOU NEED A PROFESSIONAL TO TAKE A LOOK AT ... Canon PowerShot SD750 / IXUS 75 Digital Camera

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Black Screen The camara was working fine a couple days ago, but now when i turn the camara on, the lcd screen is black. I can't see anything, hence I can't take pictures. Also, when i take a picture (although screen is black and i can;t actually see what i'm shooting), the picture review shows my past photos in perfect color except for my "test shot". Any suggestions? Thanx.


This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Sony should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following link for more info:\015\012 ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T1 Digital Camera

Black screen The camara was working fine a couple days ago, but now when i turn the camara on, the lcd screen is black. I can't see anything, hence I can't take pictures. Also, when i take a picture (although screen is black and i can;t actually see what i'm shooting), the picture review shows my past photos in perfect color except for my "test shot". Any suggestions? Thanx.


BUY A CANON, HAVE SAME PROBLEM WITH MY SONY, ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T1 Digital Camera

What's your problem? Nikon Coolpix S220 - My screen is black and takes black pictures. I can still look at old pictures that are saved to the device and see how much battery power etc, but it will


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