Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A70 Digital Camera ?

No image - vertical, grainy,lines

\015 When you look thru the lense, it only shows horizontal, grainy, lines and records only the lines as the image. I can view pictures taken previously to the problem from the memory card just fine.\015

Answers :

Its known problem of CCD Imager in Canon A70 camera and CCD Imager needs to be replaced.
Canon offers Free of Cost repair for such problem in A70 model.
Click Canon CCD Advisory for details.
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