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EX-Z40 camera is not responding to commands except ON, PLAY, ZOOM and RECORD. There is a strange but permanent pattern on monitor screen when camera is switched off which brightens when camera is switched on. MENU, DISPLAY etc have no effect. Zoom and flash function as does charger.

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Did you change sd's ? Make sure they are Sandisc, Toshiba or Panasonic.
Hello aodhoire,

Well, it does look like the IC controlling the LCD display, or the LCD display itself, or the connector ribbon has got some problems. This should not be very expensive to repair, but I do not recommend you doing it yourself, if you have no prior experience. This is not a simple replace-a-chip-and-voila solution, as the parts ar very tiny indeed, and to be attempted by an inexperienced person.

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