Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera ?

Camera was not used for at least one year. With FRESH batteries, it shows an extemely blurred purple image on the LCD screen, before and after pressing the shutter. Any ideas?


Answers :

Not sure this qualifies as a solution; LCD screens are sensitive to high heat, so if the camera was, let's suppose, left in a hot car, the LCD might literally be cooked. This may not effect the ability to take photos, as that is a different, but linked, process. The "solution" would then be to take the camera to be repaired with a new LCD screen.
\015\012On the other hand, if the batteries depleted enough to burst, then other electronics may have gone, as well.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Camera was not used for at least one year. With FRESH batteries, it shows an extemely blurred purple image on the LCD screen, before and after pressing the shutter. Any ideas?


Not sure this qualifies as a solution; LCD screens are sensitive to high heat, so if the camera was, let's suppose, left in a hot car, the LCD might literally be cooked. This may not effect the ability to take photos, as that is a different, but lin ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera

Will sometimes take images that are blurred and a browny red colour! This is inconsistant, I can take a really nice pic then the next one is blurred. I know the pic is going to be a bad one because usually you press the button and the pic shows up on the screen, if it is going to be a poor one, the screen stays blank for at least 30 seconds before displaying the image. I would rather have this problem fixed than have to buy a new camera!


Try changing the mode is in ... Pentax Optio M40 Digital Camera

LCD Display I haven't used my canon for a while - I've just turned it on and though the LCD display works to show pictures I've taken and the settings screen - I can't see anything in it when I take a picture (it's just black) when I press the Disp button it just switches from a black screen to the settings screen - please tell me what I can do so that I can see the image in the LCD before I take the picure. Thanks for your help


As far as I am aware, the 400D doesn't have a live preview mode.What you are describing is perfectly normal and is how 99% of digital SLR cameras behave.Are you sure it used to do this?Matt ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera

The LCD screen only switches ON in C(Custom) Mode and tansfers to Viewfinder in other Modes.In display Images mode it regains to the LCD screen but as soon as the click button is pressed it again switches over to the Viewfinder I have tried with the Power Saving options and the Custom Settings with no fruuitful result. Please kindly help me in sorting out this problem


Try pushing the disp. or display button. I hope this helps! Please rate my answer. ... Canon PowerShot A570 IS Digital Camera

One day the camera was working great and my daughter borrowed it to go to Vegas. The eye screen is dark and the lcd screen looks like smeared purple lines of pics. I cant get any image to come through as they all look like a purple haze and the shutter doesnt work. Thanks, Bill


... Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

EVF blurred I've had a problem free time with the camera for the last 3/4 yrs. And in the last 2 weeks the view finder image is blurred. The LCD screen is fine, so can still take sharp images. Any suggestions would be much appreciated. thank you.


Try adjusting the diopter. There's a knob near the upper-right corner of the viewfinder. Turn the knob while looking at the viewfinder.See the "Diopter adjustment" section on page 39 of ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8 Digital Camera

Canon Powershot A610 digital camera--LCD screen shows icons, but otherwise is blank--there is no visible movement in the lens when I take a picture without flash--have tried setting it on TV setting and taking a picture, then opening the battery cover for a few seconds after waiting 7 seconds or so, but no images on the LCD except the camera's icons--ideas? probably a stuck shutter, or is it still possibly the CCD sensor even though there's no visible movement in the lens? Ideas? Thanks!


Much more likely that it's a stuck shutter, especially for your model camera. How many tries did you give the fix? Some people stated that it took at least 15 repeated tries before the shutter opened:\015\012\015\012\015\012 ... Canon PowerShot A610 Digital Camera

A95 Power shot Images on the LCD screen are monochrome,blurred with stripes


This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your cameras warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:\015\0 ... Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera

When I turn on my Samsung NV3 camera, the shutter opens, a blurry image appears on the LCD screen and then it turns its self off. Although the camera appears to be off, if you press the button to view previous images, the blue power light on top comes back on, and the images can be viewed The battery is fully charged


Your problem may be due to weak/worn out batteries or corrosion on the battery contacts inside the camera\015\012which can prevent the full power of the batteries from flowin ... Samsung NV3 Digital Camera

Screen white camera turns on, but screen is white. Batteries is ok, the cd casd is ok, eyescreen is ok. I don't get an image on the LCD screen. Any ideas?


If you are changing the lever to different positions...the green/edit, red viewfinder, or the red lcd view and get nothing...chances are your camera has the same problem mine does. The lever is broken and is not engaging the mechanism internally to ... Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z6 Digital Camera

LCD screen purple and distorted in Shooting mode


There is recall on this model for this problem, Go to Canon USA web site, Look up Service advisory, CCD malfunction N/C to repair. ... Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera

Lcd screen blurred and the viewer has a purple color to it


This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera

Black Screen I turned on my camera a few days ago and the screen is blank, when I take photos thay are also black, but if I scroll through old images I can still see them, have I pressed something on the camera by mistake? Can this be fixed by myself or is it something that can only be fixed by a professional? Your help would be much appreciated as I have no idea why it has started doing this!


This sounds very much like a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon will fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:\015\012 ... Canon IXUS V2 Digital Camera

Faint lines running through the lcd and out of focus pictures with drawn out images. The camara was working normally. I transferred the photos to my computer using a usb cable. I used it once after that, and the pictures were fine. Now on swithing the camera on, the LCD screen has very faint lines running through it and when you take a pic, they come out very blurred and out of focus. Please help. [email protected]


Hi, The "CCD IMAGER" of your camera is in state of malfunction, and the good thing is that SONY provide CCD IMAGER free of cost,For more information ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T3 Digital Camera

Kodak v705 - Auto-focus will not focus when in zoom mode. Image on lcd screen oscillates from focus to blur. Picture image not focused.


Hi,This\015\012 is a common problem on this set. This is either due to faulty CCD \015\012sensor or faulty LCD screen. Look at the previous recorded images or \015\012videos. If you see the same white lines i ... Kodak EasyShare V705 Digital Camera

Blurry Images I have this camera for more than a year. Tonight when I turned on the camera, the image from the LCD screen are very blur and fuzzy. Cannot see anything clear at all. I don't have any function set on the camera. Does anyone knows whatz going on? Thanks.


You made the same big mistake I made, we bought an Olympus Digital Camera! I have the same problem with my Olympus C-5050, it's the CCD sensor. Will cost you more than $200, and if your camera is over a year, you pay. ... Olympus Camedia C-5050 Zoom Digital Camera

My kodak 1485 is now taking pictures with a purple hue and the lcd screen is blurred. The pictures also come out psychedelic looking with blurred lines and bubbles. New batteries didn't work


... Digital Cameras

Hi, My Nikon D100 lcd screen is tollay white whether I press menu of try to view a picture.. Absolutely nothing visible at all as I said except forthis totally white screen. Any Ideas thanks


... Nikon Digital Cameras

Hi my camera as the lens stuck it makes an error sound of 2 beeps followed by 3 beeps if i press and hold the on button and then press the on button it makes the first 2 beeps lights the lcd screen where you ca read ver. 1.02 and switches of with the 3 beep error and switches back off. any idea??? thanks in advance


Try the procedures in this tip. ... Casio Exilim EX-Z30 Digital Camera

Blurred images on the lcd screen and pics come out blurry


Number 1,make sure you have lithium batteries,energizer prefered.2 put it on auto focus.3dont be too close on the object your trying to photograph,and 4 do not zoom in too close on object either.this should solve your problem,good luck,hope i helped ... Samsung S860 Digital Camera

LCD screen - "no image" reads on LCD vivitar screen


Contact Vivitar and see if they can help. There have been some problems with images on some cameras. Vivitar may fix this for you. ... Vivitar ViviCam 35 Digital Camera

My DSC-T1 camera was working fine the last time i used it. I wanted to take some pictutes and I started to ujse it when I noticed that the image on the lcd screen had blurred lines up and down--hozional. I took it to a dealer and he said that the sensor was shot. Can my camera be fixed?


Hi.If the picture looks like blurry and shadowed, or has blurry lines, that is the CCD sensor.The CCD sensor is the device that captures light and generate the digital picture. It is an optical sensor located inside the camera ... Sony Digital Cameras

My Cannon Powershot SD1000 LCD screen does not work. It will take pictures but will not let me change options, view the menu, or view images- past or present. Pressing the DISP button does nothing.


Has the screen been cracked/damaged? Was your camera dropped in any liquid? It's worth it to try having the LC ... Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera

My Canon G9 was working fine but now movie clips are playing correctly when viewed on the camera's LCD screen but when downloaded to my laptop the image aspect ratio is incorrect and the picture looks squashed. Any ideas?


I beleive that your issue is a setting in the program you are using to view the video. the camera will never skew a video. you may want to change the aspect ratio in the camera to match your viewer, but you should at least be able to set the viewer t ... Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera

Focus problems Hello, I just got the new A95 after enjoying the A80 for a few months. I'm experiencing two major problems, occurring especially when shooting in low-light conditions: a. The image displayed on the LCD screen is very dark, while in the A80 it would automatically become lighter after pressing half way. b. The auto focus won't work lower indicator blinks yellow). I have experienced these problems so intensely with my A80. What might be the problem?


There are settings in the menu to turn on the AIAF did you buy it used? maybe the settings need to be reset. If you have the manual there is a sequence you have to do to reset the camera to default settings.\015\012\015\012One thing to note this may ... Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.2485 seconds