Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

I have had this camera about 2 years and now suddenly when I turn it on in any of the 3 modes it will only give me a "clock set" menu on the touch screen. No matter what I try it stays on that screen. And doesn't even allow me to se the clock! Seems stuck. Any ideas? Does it need to be sent in for repair, or is it worth it? Thanks, Curt Mathisen


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Hi,
I need model number and brand info of your camera to diagnose problem.
Thanks.

Hello. Remove the battery for two full minutes. Then reinsert the battery and turn it on. Go to the menu and find the reset function. Reset it. If these steps do not solve the problem it will need to go in for repair. Request an estimate of the repair cost up front with the option to bow out of the repair. Joe
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