Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?
When shooting photo 2 black boxes appear
\015 I now see two small black boxes (one says menu, the other 100-2185) when I take a photo. This started after I dropped the camera. Is it fixable and how?\015
You caused internal damage. Canon will fix it if it is under the warranty you purchased, if any. If not, it may be in your best interest to just buy a new camera.
I am sorry about your luck
I am sorry about your luck
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When shooting photo 2 black boxes appear
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