Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A70 Digital Camera ?

The screen is black , cant see image . batterys are new , went step by step over and over again in the user guide , still no pic on the screen . that drives me nuts , what could that be ?

\015 Not mutch more to say . Just cant see any pic .\015

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Hi Mike:
Coulds be LCD problem, you can see Menu Settings? If no, its a LCD issue; if yes, a CCD problem would explain the \012black or lines on your pictures and the lines on the LCD (since the CCD is used \012to feed the live image). CCD (Charge Coupled Device) is one of the two main types of image sensors used \012in digital cameras.
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Some\012 symptoms of a defective CCD \012include distorted images or abnormal colors, scratchy purple lines, \012blank or black pictures, and/or black videos with good sound being \012recorded on the camera's flash card.

When a picture is taken, the CCD is struck by light \012coming through the camera's lens. Each of the thousands or millions of \012tiny pixels that make up the CCD convert this light into electrons. The \012number of electrons, usually described as the pixel's accumulated \012charge, is measured, then converted to a digital value. This last step \012occurs outside the CCD, in a camera component called an \012analog-to-digital converter.

In order to correct this issue, the repair facility needs to replace the CCD. This is not something you may do on your own; check this article for additional details: Bad CCDs. This, isn't a good new, but hope helps to solve it.

Hope this helps; also keep in mind that your \012feedback is important and I`ll appreciate your time and consideration if\012 you leave some testimonial comment about this answer.
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