Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera ?

LCD won't work in shoot mode, but work in playback mode

\015 After some time (never been dropped), the LCD screen does not turn on when shooting a picture, let alone the menu. However, it turns on when I am reviewing the pictures that I took already. I would like to fix this myself. any suggestions on how to fix it?\015

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It's unusual that you can review pictures, but not see the menu. Take a picture with the camera. If this picture shows up black, then it's probably be 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\012http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/11/canon-digital-cameras-showing-black.html
\015\012http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&fcategoryid=225&modelid=13390&keycode=2112&id=29819
\015\012Applicable cameras include:
A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110
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