Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera ?

Display not working pls help me - Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera


Answers :

The display being blank can be due to failure of the LCD of the monitor or the CCD which is the optical sensor of the camera. So to confirm check the older picture to be seen on the display. Confirm this by checking the card on your PC. If the display is not seen, then the LCD can be faulty, fault on the linking cable or the control board.
\012

However if the older images are seen well then the LCD is working correctly and the fault can be failure of the CCD- charge coupled device in the camera. If you have accidently exposed the camera directly to high intensity light / sunlight, then it is possible that it is damaged. Remove the battery and keep the camera aside to reset and try as a last resort. Get estimate before you decide. It will be good to have it checked at the authorised service as you do not have to run around for spares.
Thank You for using fixya

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 :

Display not working pls help me - Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera


The display being blank can be due to failure of the LCD of the monitor or the CCD which is the optical sensor of the camera. So to confirm check the older picture to be seen on the display. Confirm this by checking the card on your PC. If t ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

My Canon PowerShot SX200 IS lately has been displaying some weird green graphic when its on. help?? I dont know how to fix it Ever since I had accidentaly knocked over my Canon PowerShot SX200 IS camera, it has first started to display wierd colors when its on, kinda like thermal optics. I had tighten the bolts holding it together, but that made slighty better. Now it shows some weird green like color when it's on. How can I fix this?? This camera is my work camera, and I need it for an upc


... Canon Digital Cameras

I recently purchased a Canon PowerShot A3000 IS digital camera. The camera itself is working fine, but I am unable to transfer photos to the computer. On connecting the camera to the computer, the application CameraWindow starts up and crashes immediately. ReInstalling the software didn't help. I dont know if the application needs any other windows services. Please help me out here.


You do not have to connect the camera to your computer! As long as your camera uses of the following: MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, MultiMediaCardplus. you can insert the card into the computer's usb port and ... Digital Cameras

Problem with the Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera Turning on camera in picture taking mode has lens going full zoom. In picture review mode no controls work. Out of a sudden I can't preview anymore, and in camera mode the zoom goes to 16X and I can't take pictures. Just doesn't work. I did not drop it or harm it in anyway.....please help.


This is going to be an internal problem. It sounds like you might have two problems going on. The zoom switch might be broken, and jammed in the on position. As for previewing your pictures, this could be a slightly loose ribbon connector from ... Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera

I received a Canon PowerShot SD870IS Digital ELPH as a present for Christmas. Unfortunately, my apartment caught fire three weeks ago. My Camera was in its case. the case is burnt on the outside and the camera looked dirty on the outside. It seems to be working but I am just worried that there might be some more damage in the inside. Shall I send it to Canon for an overhaul? What do you suggest? I cleaned the outside but I am still not sure. Please help!


Hi,If it is not under warranty and the camera is working good and your not facing any problems then i believe that you don't need to send it for a service.If it is still under warranty then please go ahead.The service will be free o ... Digital Cameras

Powershot A85 no display screen.help - Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera


This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free worldwide, and may also include free shipping both ways (free shipping varies with countries). This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

I have a canon camera powershot SD1200 is digital elph 10 Mega Pixels . Lately when I take pictures the camera works as usual but when I want to review them or to download them to my pc the picture is not displayed on camera lcd (neither on my pc) and I get instead a picture of ? with label "unidentified Image" below it... Knowing that the memory card is not full (i have a 4GB elite pro Kingston memory card) and I currently have only 130 pics in my camera !!! Also sometimes when I try to play a


I have heard of this happening if the card was not formatted on your camera. Be sure you retrieve what you can from the card, then format it in your camera. It may solve your problem. The higher capacity SD mem chips (>2GB) sometimes don't disp ... Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS / Digital IXUS 95 IS Digital Camera

Hello, I have a digital camera CANON PowerShot SD790 IS IXUS 9015. The lens started to come out as I turned the camera on and nothing was blocking the camera when doing so. But, suddenly it stopped and the lens is stuck and I can't get the camera to work. Please help. Thank you!!! Kristina.


Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digital camer ... Canon PowerShot SD700 IS Digital ELPH / IXUS 800 Digital Camera

Product Canon PowerShot A570 IS digital camera. LCD Monitor only displays a blue, flower shaped splash of color in both shooting and playback mode. Was working fine before I was carrying the camera in my pocket without a case.


Hi,Do you see Menu or Settings or other display icons in LCD? Thanks. ... Digital Cameras

Hello!! I have Canon digital ixus 11015 which was working fine until this morning... I was taking some pictures but suddenly it stop working. I turn it on but the camera does not show anything. It Doesn't receive any imagine. Its just black... But I can see the pictures that I took before and even the menu display.... Please... HELP ME


... Canon Digital Cameras

Need Help Hi, I have Canon Powershot A170 digital camera. It was working fine, however, I am unable to take picture from it now. The LCD screen is totally blank, A littlw purple lines come on left or right side of the screen when I place it before daylight. I have been trying to use different buttons ... but no luck. Could you please tell me step by step how to resolve this issue. Though I have been trying to replace batteries but no improvement. Your help would be greatly appreciated, Thanks,


Found this for my Canon power Shot A70 ...this may help you.\015\012\015\012 \015\012Tuesday, November 13, 2007\015\012\015\012 ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera

My Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Digital Elph camera is saying "Lens Error, Restart Camera" what must I do. I have restarted it a couple times and it is still not working. The lens is still not closed. Help.


See Lens Error ... Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera

My Canon Powershot SC1100 IS, Digital ELPH, has always been great. a problem occurred. the camera said, card locked. I took out the SD card and pushed the switch up. then it was ok, except now I cannot use the view finder?? the display one. it works in video mode but not for taking photos. is there a button to press to make it work again?


... Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Digital Camera

Canon Digital rebel EOS, purchased april 2004. Mid session, the camera started to take pictures that were blank on bottom 3/4 of frame. Boundary between black and normal portions of picture are fuzzy, not a clear line, LCD works, displaying normally on images taken prior to malfunction. Downloaded pictures present the same way. I cycled camera on and off, tested and reformatted 1GB CF card. No difference. HELP


Hi\015\012\015\012Unfortunately this may be a CCD failure and the camera will have to go back to Canon for service.\015\012\015\012However you can try the following and if you are lucky you may get a result\015\012 ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

Blank black screen for my canon powershot S1 IS digital camera


This is a common problem with S1 IS and it is caused by faulty CCD sensor. Note that you can playback captured images without any problem but in capture mode all you get is blank screen.\015\012Will have to go to Canon but note that Canon repairs the ... Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera

Canon Powershot A75 problems ________________________________________ I have a Canon powershot A75 Digital camera its about a 11 months old and has a few problems now. 1. zoom doesn't work any more 2. any buttons like "menu" "func" "up/down/left/right" don't work anymore 3. unable to view pictures I've taken except the last one 4.Orange AF light on the front of the camera keeps blinking. I am able to still take pictures and download them to my computer but thats all. Has anyone else


Having read on a few sites about loose ribbon wires causing problems and having this same problem.\015\012I decide to take the camera apart. Taking all the screws out and fidling with the "wires" connecting the zoom control and the photo type selecto ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera

Canon powershot sd 1000 display doesnt work - Digital Cameras


Did you accidentally hit the DISP button on the back? ... Digital Cameras

Im dont have it but be does it work on a mac - Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera


Yes. The camera doesn't care what computer you have when it's taking photos. And working with photos is probably easier on a Mac than on a PC. ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

Display does not work - Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera


It has swiwell LCD, i suppose flex cable needs to be replaced. ... Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera

Led display broken,does not work - Canon PowerShot SD600 Digital Camera


Your best bet for this lcd problem on the SD600 would be: www.camerasandparts.com They just specialize in service for the powershots and they have all of the options availa ... Canon PowerShot SD600 Digital Camera

Screen quit working - Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera


Very often it is the cabling that connects screen to main board. This is available as a spare to replace - but I warn you is VERY fiddly to do.\015\012Worth a repair by trained personnel though. ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

Hi, I have a Canon Powershot A700 digital camera and I am facing a problem with it. The 'Mode Switch' button, which changes the mode from Shoot/Record mode to Play/View mode is not working. Irrespective of whether the button is up or down it is in Shoot mode only. I am not able to download pictures to my PC as I cannot switch the mode to Play/View mode. Seems like a hardware problem. Can you please advise and help? Regards, Rohit Bajaj


If you have the manual for this camera turn to page 15.This tells you how to switch between Shooting Mode and Playback Mode.This is achieved simply by pressing the DISP button.This button is located below and to the left of the FUNC ... Canon PowerShot A700 Digital Camera

Display and pictures are blurred. - Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera


Make sure you dont have macro settings on, just a rough guess ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

Digital Camera: Canon PowerShot S410. Display screen is blank, although can see through eye hole. Pictures come out blank as well! Lens zoom-in/out works fine.


Hi,\015\012Its CCD imager problem in your Canon S410 camera. Canon will repair it Free Of Cost. See ... Digital Cameras

PowerShot A85 Digital Camera: when I connect my camera (canon powershot a85) to ...


Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to ... Canon PowerShot A85 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: 0.5878 seconds