Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A470 Digital Camera ?

Canon A470 pictures all white


\015 White pictures, overexposed? grandchildren may have changed settings i dont know how to check\015

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White photos canon A470? i have a canon powershot A470 camera and there's a problem taking photo.. whenever i take a picture, it's either fully white or have white stripes on the pictures.. i thought it was the lens problem but the camera has no problem shoot a video.. i also try the factory reset but no use


I had this problem too, I think it's the shutter problem, it doesn't closewhen a picture is taken, therefore, causing the over exposed photo...I've sent it back to canon, still waiting for the reply...Kevin - Malaysia ... Canon PowerShot A470 Digital Camera

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My canon A470 does not take outdoors pictures they all are white and with lines. when i take inside the house in the dark they are fine but in the light or outside they are white and with lines.


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My Canon A470 problem is when I take picture outside the photo become white or not so clear ,What should I adjust ?


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