Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera ?

Lcd won't work when it is flipped and facing out in the back.

\015 The lcd works fine when it is sticking out to the side but as soon as I flip it and click it into place to veiw it from the back it goes black.\015

Answers :

The flip out screen has a position sensor sensor. When you flip the \012screen towards the front, it tells the camera to flip the image \012vertically, so it would be normal. If it doesn't flip, the people in \012front will see the image upside down, which is due to the vertical \012rotation you made when flipped it out.
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\012The other thing is that there is a small button in the corner of the bed\012 where the screen lays into when not flipped out, and the screen itself \012is depressing this button. The function of this button is dual. It turns\012 off the display, when it's facing inside, and flips the image \012horizontally when it faces towards you.
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\012If the sensor goes wrong, it wont flip the image when you flip the \012screen towards the front, and the button will turn the display off, \012instead of flipping the image vertically, when the screen is facing you.
\012This sensor is placed in the hinge unit.
The flex strip is cut and thats why you are facing that problem ... please use it the way it works till you can ,,,,, when it completely goes dead have it replaced by a repairman ....
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