Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?
The screen is cracked and i can only see half of the picture
Sounds like the camera is a loss unless it has a viewfinder as well. It depends on the camera of course. If it is an expensive camera, you will want to get an estimate on having it repaired. If not, You might want to buy another, unless of course it does have a viewfinder as well as a screen from which you can take photos. So many other functions won't work however, without the screen.
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Screen/LCD Problem I am only able to see the left side of the screen while the right half is black. The LCD screen is completely fine and has no scratches or cracks at all. I just need to be able to see the full picture on the LCD screen, any help?
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Cracked LCD My husband cracked the LCD screen, i can still take pictures but i have to look through the eye. The screen is not actually broken on the outside but i can see the fine cracks and that makes it impossible to see a picture when it is being taken. The camera is not yet 1 year old. i am hoping you can help ..thanks you Elas Oliver
Elas,\015\012How do you want me to help you. A cracked screen is a cracked screen. And you say that it does not help you take pics. Well. you are already doing the next best thing, ie, using the eyepiece. If you feel that is cumbersom then have the s ... Canon PowerShot A590 IS Digital Camera
Cracked Camera Well long story short i dropped my camera and my lcd screen is cracked and there is like black stuff around the crack. The camera turns on and takes pictures but i can't see the picture in the screen , but on the computer i can. HELP!!! my camera was in my purse i didn't drop it but when i wwent to get the camera out the screen was cracked i do have a warrenty on it that i paid for can this be taken care of under the warrenty?
This depends on your warranty, if it covers cracks and the product being dropped I'm sure they will give you a new one to replace it, or find parts to repair it. ... Digital Cameras
When I turn my camera on, the LCD screen is displaying an odd picture. It looks like a picture of a small hole with cracking around it. There are a few vertical lines down the center of the entire screen & at the bottom of the screen, there is a tiny cursor that is flashing. I took a few random shots even though I couldn't see anything on the screen & when I checked my card, the pictures of the objects I took were there. I took out the battery, recharged it. Took the lens off to see if ther
Your screen has a small crack inside, but the screen is not used to take your pictures, so the pictures turn out fine. ... Sony Alpha DSLRA350 14.2MP Digital SLR Camera Digital Camera with Super SteadyShot Image Stabilization Lens
The screen is cracked and i can only see half of the picture
Sounds like the camera is a loss unless it has a viewfinder as well. It depends on the camera of course. If it is an expensive camera, you will want to get an estimate on having it repaired. If not, You might want to buy another, unless of course it ... Digital Cameras
Cracked Camera Well long story short i dropped my camera and my lcd screen is cracked and there is like black stuff around the crack. The camera turns on and takes pictures but i can't see the picture in the screen , but on the computer i can. HELP!!!
No easy fix. Pressure or impact is the usual cause of a cracked LCD. Try not to get the black stuff on anything....it's pretty toxic! The screen needs to be replaced (assuming there's no other, internal damage). They are usually in the range of $75 U ... Nikon COOLPIX S200 Digital Camera
Screen problems the screen of my camera cracked bcuz it was in my backpack and i was leaning on a wall it still takes pictures but i really cant see the pictures i took bcuz there's black scratches covering it. i tried taking it apart and see what i can do, but unfortunately, i couldnt do anything so i was just wondering is there was anyway to fix the screen of my camera?
From what you did and now of what you have done my guess the next move is to throw it away and buy the next one.There is no repair or spares option on this cameraTo satisfy yourself of this contact Nikon support and see what they their ... Nikon COOLPIX L5 Digital Camera
BROKEN LCD Today, I had my camera in my camera bag. Somehow, the screen got busted. I took out my camera to take a picture and the entire full screen view is cracked. The camera turned on and off just fine; it seems that only the screen was damaged. No images are shown when I attempt to look at the pictures I took and when I try to take a picture, I cannot see anything on the screen. Is the screen repairable or is it best to purchase a new digital camera?
It is repairable. there are service centers around that can change just the screen for you. ... Polaroid i737 Digital Camera
Hello - My Olympus SP-550OUZ Camera was in a rucksack which slid of my shoulder and hit the ground. Although there is no obvious damage to it, nothing cracked, no marks etc., it has stopped seeing properly. Pictures already taken can still be viewed either in the viewfinder or the screen both work perfectly. The lens moves in and out not problem everything seems to work fine except when you look to take a picture either by viewfinder or the lcd screen all it sees is a blurry hazy purple pictu
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My Samsung ES55 camera screen is obviously cracked and whenever I switch it on I can only see a bit of the screen. I can still take pictures and upload them but I can't see them until I upload the pictures onto the computer. How much would it cost to repair?
HelloThe total cost of the repair will run about $40.You can get this done at your nearest camera repair shop.Please let me know if you need any further assistance.Kind regardsAndrea ... Digital Cameras
Canon ixus i7. LCD screen is cracked, and thus does not sdisplay any image, however the camera still zooms, takes pictures, etc Obviously now viewfinder so only way to see what your taking pic of is through the cracked LCD.(whic you can;t as it is pure white with black leak lines of the crack. I assume its a simple replace of the LCD screen which i would assume connects like any standard LCD screen using a ribbon cable?
I know some canon LCDs can be replaced by the user. Canon will sell you the specific part or you can find them on ebay. The LCD ribbon cable can be easily pulled out and with a little fiddling a new one can be put in. I have not personally done it wi ... Digital Cameras
Cracked screen I dropped the camera and the screen cracked. The rest of the carmera still functions and can still take pictures but can only see them on the computer since the screen only show a white light.
I'd stay away from some of the cheaper displays for these cameras. If you want to get the part and have it installed right or even do it yourself, try either www.camerasandparts.com or Canon themselves. They both have the part and both do the servic ... Canon PowerShot SD800 IS / IXUS 850 IS Digital Camera
Screen cracked my samsung s1050 digital camera screen is cracked is it possible to get it repaired or is it not worth the cost everything else works ok but you cant see what the picture taken looks like or use things like timers etc as i said the screen is the only issue
Repairable but it would cost you almost as much as a new cam. ... Samsung S1050 Digital Camera
Cracked screen The inside screen of my camera has cracked and i cant see the picture, i think its called the LCD screen.
Cracked lcd screen and i am now unable to see the pictures,where can i get it fixed anywhere in Mokopane or Jhb ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera
I dropped my Sony Cybershot T10 camera, screen is not cracked and I can still take pictures, but the screen is blank, so I am unable to see what kinda picture I have shot, not until I transfer to PC, then I can view. WOULD BE GRATEFUL FOR ANY ADVICE MANY THANKS!
Service your camera\015\012the connetcors may have loosen\015\012it would cost a normal charge in authorised sony service centre ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera
Broken screen Well, my camera screen was broken i guess in my backpack. I had dropped my backpack somewhere and now when you turn on the camera you can see the screen cracks. it can still take pictures, but the screen is broken how much will it cost to fix it?? the model number FE-210 its an olympus
You will need to call Olympus to discuss the repair process and they will be able to give you the cost for the repair service. Their telephone number is 800-622-6372 option 2 and then option 3 ... Olympus FE-180 Digital Camera
Cracked screen my kodak easy share v1003 was droped and the screen is craked under the surface...other than that is works perfectly... and yes it takes great pictures..just cant see what i'm shooting ..is it worth getting the screen replaced??? can i do it??
No the screen is not worth gettin fixed the lcd scrren usaually cost more than the camera itself does but if your camera is discont get it fixed because their will be no other camera like it ... Kodak EasyShare V1003 Digital Camera
Broken screen Someone dropped my camera and the screen looks cracked. When you feel it there is nothing there. It appears to be on the inside. The memory is intact. I can still take pictures and videos, but I just can't see in the screen. Is this repairable? About how much will it cost to repair and where should I get it repaired?
Replacable, yes(the screen), repairable, no.\015\012\015\012you'll have to get the screen replaced, and contact casio to find out if they do it or who is authorized in your area to order you a screen and do the replacement. \015\012\015\012A note, th ... Casio Exilim EX-Z57 Digital Camera
Coolpix s1 my screen is cracked and now can only see half of screen is this fixable
No, I believe that screens are made of glass or plastic. If its broke, its broke. If you can see half, at least you can kind of frame shots. Then you can put them on your computer, as the screen will not affect this (unless whatever cracked th ... Nikon Coolpix S1 Digital Camera
I have a Kodac V1003 camera with a cracked screen. When you take a picture you can no longer see it on the screen. Can you fix this?
Just click the link \015\012below \015\012\015\012http://www.advancecamera.com/repair\015\012 ... Kodak EasyShare C743 Digital Camera
Stuck Lens I fell on my camera just recently and the lens is stuck open half way. When you power it on it moves a bit to the side and up, then to the other side and up and then beeps couple of times. You can view all the pictures and see the opening screen when you turn it on on picture-taking mode but it won't open up completely. Is it possible to fix? If so how?
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LCD LENS WHEN I TURN THE CAMERA ON, THE SCREEN IS COMPLETE BLACK. I CHANGED THE BATTTERIES. I CAN TAKE A PICTURE AND VIEW IT ON THE COMPUTER, BUT I CANT SEE ANYTHING IN THE LENS OR SCREEN. I ASKED CANON WHO SUGGESTED THE LCD WAS CRACKED AND TO SEND IN FOR ESTIMATE TO GET IT REPAIRED. I ONLY HAD IT A YEAR AND IT HAS NOT BEEN DROPPED. DO YOU HAVE ANY SUGGESTIONS OR TROBLESHOOTING I CAN ATTEMPT?
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Cracked screen when i turn my camera on i see a broken screen, unable to take pictures, can this be fixed?
You may be able to fix it if you can find a replacement screen. I usually search ebay for a broken camera with other problems that I can cannibalize. Here's some examples on LCD replacement. Don't recommend that you try this yourself, unless you have ... Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera
When I turn on my camera, half the display screen is white with a distortion that looks like a crack down the middle. When I switch over to take pictures/view pictures through the lens, everything looks fine. It seems to be just an issue with the display screen.
Did you ever solve this problem? i have it too...Thanks ... Nikon COOLPIX P60 Digital Camera
Camera problems I can see the different setting symbols on the screen and when I turn it off and on I can see the canon pic it shows upon coming on. However, when I take a pictures I can no longer see the picture I am taken on the screen and although it appears to have taken the picture the picture turned out black. This starting taking place after my husband changed my settings I cannot figure out what to do to change it back. Please help.
This definitely sounds like 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. Please check the following two links for more info: \015\ ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera