Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera ?

When I take a picture it is so light you cannot

\015 When I take a picture it is so dim you cannot see the picture. Is it the memory card or a problem with the camera?\015

Answers :

Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon PowerShot A85 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 :

I cannot get my Canon T1i to take a picture in any mode except 'M' mode. When I go to take the picture, a green light just flashes in the viewfinder.

... Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i Digital Camera

Taking pictures green light comes on but cannot take picture

Camera has quit responding due to a system failure, needs to be repaired. ... Samsung Digimax A503 Digital Camera

Within the last few days, suddenly when I take a picture a picture there is a little red eye that is flashing on the left hand of the screen and the little green light at the top is flashing also and there is hesitation of about 15 seconds before a picture is taken and then the picture will have a redish tint to it when it processes. This just started and I have changed batteries out and powered the camera on and off several times and I have checked all of the settings, and still cannot figure

It sounds to me that the timer is on. That would certainly explain the blinking lights and the 15 second delay. There should be a button with what looks like a small clock on it to turn this feature on and off. You should also be able to find it i ... Digital Cameras

Cannot take pictures indoor or in low light

Turn on the flash! ... Genius G-Shot D613 Digital Camera

I have the flash on for taking pics at night but I cannot see what I'm taking a picture of untill afer I take it. There is a red light that projects onto the object I'm snapping but it's very dim and only is in the center of the pic.

... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N1 Digital Camera

Horizontal Lines I found in my Canon PowerShot S 500, in the screen, the image appearing having horizontal lines in it, in the replay after imaging and replay mode, and after it is on the computer, the lines appear in the picture clearly pixelating the picture horizontaly, while in video mode, no lines appear at all while videoing and viewing the video. in the viewing mode normally before taking the picture, i found that there is very light lines cannot be seen easily, but became clear when i tr

Even am facing the same problem is it due to the problem mentioned in this site?\015\012\015\012http://www.canon-asia.com/index.jsp?fuseaction=image-phenomena_notice ... Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital Camera

I try to take a picture in AF mode while the confirmation light in the viewfinder blinks, a picture cannot be taken, but in MF mode picture taken correctly what is the problem?..

It's attempting to tell you that AF has failed. I'd expect low light, low contrast, reflective subject like a mirror or chrome. A solid colour wall with no contrast will also cause a AF failure. Auto Focus relies on contrast. Switching to manual mode ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

Dark LCD I have an A70, about a year old. The problem is the LCD screen is very dark. It is almost completely black unless I point the camera dirrectly at light. If I take a picture with the viewfinder the picture is exactly what the LCD screen looks like. This happened as we were using the camera. I also cannot view any of the pictures in the camera. I no the display is not completly out because it works to access the menu screen. It wasn't droped or anything. I can't find any setting to change

I have a sony cybershot dsc w730 , since a year. The problem is that over 2-3 months the LCD screen has become very dark. It is almost completely black unless I point the camera dirrectly at light. If I take a picture, the picture is exactly what the ... Canon PowerShot A70 Digital Camera

When I take a picture it is so light you cannot

Http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&fcategoryid=221&modelid=10462&keycode=2112&id=48264 ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

Cannot take pictures the screen is black does not record shots.red light glows while try for pictures.

... Nikon COOLPIX S6 Digital Camera

Pentax, 12megapixels (7.9mm, 23.7mm). camera turns on and will take a picture, but i cannot then preview the picture and the orange light next to the LED viewing screen will continue to blink. At this point, no other buttons work (for example, i can't pull up the menu or zoom the lens), its just frozen. holding down the "on" button will turn the camera off, but nothing gets solved.

... Aqua Pentax Optio S12 Digital Camera

I have a HP camera CW450t camera and cannot turn it on with the power button on top. I know the batteries are good because I can turn on the camera with the review button and review the pictures that I have taken. When the power button is pressed the green light on the back of the camera flashes but the lens does not come out and the led screen does not come on. when you take your finger off of the on/off button the green light goes off as well.

Had the EXACT same problem with the CW450 model. I called support because I was mad and wanted it replaced. The support tech helped me through the issue. The answer is- NiMH. Alkaline batteries are unstable and not powerful enough for use with this c ... HP Digital Cameras

Cannot take pictures the screen is black does not record shots.red light glows while try for pictures

... Nikon COOLPIX S6 Digital Camera

When taking pictures inside my DX4530 camera cannot gather enough light so that I can see the pictures.

This is a characteristic of many of today's digital point and shoot cameras. The little flash only reaches out about 5 or so feet, and unless you can supply an external source of light this will continue. One cause is taking pictures with light in t ... Digital Cameras

When i turn on power the word "ACCESS" appears on the screen for 5 seconds. then the words, turn the power off and on again, appear with a beep and a flashing orange light near the view finder. I can look through the dsaved pictures and use the menu functions, but cannot take new pictures.

HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel\012 after dropping it. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.Use\012\012\01 ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera

Problem with Kodak EasyShare CX7330 Digital Camera LCD screen is black-cannot take photosWhen I turn the camera on the LCD screen lights up with the Kodak easyshare screen then it goes black. I can take a picture with or without the flash and it is black

Hello, Sounds like a CCD failure, very costly to repair. ... Kodak EasyShare CX7330 Digital Camera

Dsc wx5 Hi guys, maybe some sweet guy in here can help me. When i take a "standard" picture the camera tunes up the light so much that I can´t see anything on the picture it almost looks like a blank white page. This only happens when i take a standard picture. I can do panorama picture, 3D picture and video recording perfectly. I have tried everything in the settings menu, i have reset the camera, but nothing seems to help. If i take a picture where the is not much light, the picture is v

... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-WX5 Digital Camera

Canon SD600 I used my camera to take pictures of fireworks and I noticed that afterwards, all the photos I was taking outside in daylight were turning white. If I take pictures in the dark, they turn out perfect, and low light pictures are fairly normal except anywhere where there is a light source (lamp, window, etc) the color is streaky and orange. This particular camera has no way to adjust the aperture settings and I am considering taking it to a shop to have it looked at. Is there anything

It sounds like you may be in a low light mode. Put the camera in record mode, and then press the set button (in the middle of the up down left right keys). You probably want the camera to be in automatic mode (or A). If this doesn't solve the prob ... Canon PowerShot SD600 Digital Camera

My camera lights up but the zoom lense will not eject/comeout and I cannot get the pictures transferred on to my computer now via the USB cable. This is a new problem. all was well before BUT I have no Kodak software on my computer now as I felt it was a bit pushy and Kodak seemed to take over. is it now in the huff.??. Do I need to download the Kodak 'stuff' again to keep it happy. Jane

First, try to clean the battery contacts inside the camera and on the battery.Use a pencil with a rubber eraser, and gently rub the contacts to clean them. Then install the battery and operate the camera.\015\012\015\012If you have Window ... Kodak EasyShare CX7525 Digital Camera

I am experiencing streaks of purple and blue light on lcd screen of Panasonic DMC-tz3. cannot take a picture. See others are reporting the same problem Thanks Noeleen

... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera

The red and green light are flashing, the screen is lit up cannot take or view pictures , the telescope does not open

... Olympus Camedia D-580 / C-460 Digital Camera

When I turn on my camera the lens will wind in and out making a clicking noise. The light will stay red and won't turn to green and the screen will stay black. when i turn the camera on the lens extends,it starts clicking, stays black and i cannot take pictures

Exactly the same with mine.\015\012I dont know whats up with it.\015\012I have the FE -310. ... Olympus FE-210 Digital Camera

There is an orange blinking light on the viewfinder and a flashing red arrow on the LCD screen and I cannot take a picture. Any ideas what is wrong

... Olympus Stylus 410 / ? 410 Digital Camera

Coolpix 8700- i cannot get the setting right to take pictures indoors where the lighting is bright. they are coming out blurry

... Nikon Coolpix 8700 Digital Camera

I cannot take any picture on any mode whether its regular snap shots or on portrait or landscape. The red recording light comes on no matter what I do! Please help

Your dial is in film mode. Put it back on the green button and fire one picturetake the battery out for a sec before testign thischeersrenepls add kudo's ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H5 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: 0.2843 seconds