Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera ?

Canon a85 The screen flickers constantly and sometimes it goes all grey! Any ideas?

Answers :

Check this link.
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 :

Canon a85 The screen flickers constantly and sometimes it goes all grey! Any ideas?

Check this link. ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

Pretty much constant but sometimes intermittant problem of the camera fe-210 screen goes black. all functions appear to be normal but it does not see through the lens. So everything is black on the pictures taken. It's like the opening is shut. Sometimes it will work when first turned on for one or maybe two exposures. then it goes black and may stay that way even if turned on and off or changing any of the settings.

Hi,Would you be able to View Recorded images / Video's ?If\015\012\015\012\015\012 yes, this is a Faulty CCD Sensor. This is a Common Problem on almost \015\012all the Brands like Sony, Kodak, Canon. There were Certain Recalls ... Olympus FE-210 Digital Camera

Hi, I have a Canon PowerShot A75 digital camera. lately I have experienced problems when first switching it on. The screen flickers and is covered in coloured lines. Usually this goes after taking a few (useless!) photos but today they won't go at all. It is impossible to make out anything but flickering lines now. Any ideas? I love this camera and don't want it to die!!

Check this link. ... Digital Cameras

My Sony DSC-S730 lcd screen flickers and goes black when turned on. I can take pictures, sometimes out of focus but they can only be viewed on my PC. What can I do to get my screen fixed without taking it to the repair shop

... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S730 Digital Camera

Constant flickering Screen flickering - when taking pictures even though screen flickering they turn out ok. When taking video though you see the flickering on the video once played back. Batteries are good - put new ones in with same problem. Took out memory card & turned on camera - still flickers.

This could be early signs of imminent failure of 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. Please check the following two links for m ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

Canon PShot A85 - blank screen with a flickering purple backgr

Definitely 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. Please check the following two links for more info: ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera

I have a Canon XM3 camcorder. It has given me many years of good service. Recently it has developed a fault. When I switch it onto Camera mode, and then flip the switch to Standby, the small screen flickers blue for a short time, but it does not show the image from the lens. If I switch off, and sitch to Playback, the small screen works OK and all the Playback works fine. Sometimes when I switch to Camera, and Standby, the small screen flickers blue, and then an image from the lens appears, but

Its the problem of CCD assembly\015\012CCD (image sensor) failures, particularly in conditions of high heat and humidity, led to cameras capturing images with either no picture at all, or with extreme distortion and se ... Digital Cameras

Last week, i started seeing horizontal lines on the screen. sometimes it goes away and sometimes in comes back. it seems to come back when i put the camera on the sides ways or flip it upside down.

BAD CCD !see the link for free repairs from SONY dont worry if u are out of warranty and not on list just call them PLS RATE ME FIXYA for helphttp://www.imaging-resource.com/badccds.htmlhttp://esupport.sony.com/US/ ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P32 Digital Camera

Every time I put the screen facing to me, the screen goes black and everything is on the viewfinder. This does not happen when I take it out to either twist the screen, and sometimes the screen flashes between the LCD and the viewfinder when it is faced me, not being twisted around or faced the other way. How do I solve this?

Canon needs to be called for this at the repairs dept. Here is a link:Canon Re ... Canon PowerShot SX20 IS Digital Camera

Lumix fz8 lcd screen - flickering black line and screen goes blank

... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8 Digital Camera

When ever i turn my fujifilm s5000 on the screen is white in both viewing taken photos or when trying to take a photo in both lcd and eye piece you can still change the date ect. and even scrowl thru memory card {white screen still} as if you were looking at the photos it tales you the code number of the photo or if its a video but still a white screen sometimes when you flick it to take a picture it comes up with the image then turns white and some times flickers of black lines go thru the scre

Hi,Have you tried to Use the Camera After Pulling out the Memory Card?If not Try it and let me know.Hope i helped you.Thanks for using ' Fixya ' and have a nice day!! ... Digital Cameras

Blankness When I switch it on, my screen goes grey-white for a few seconds. Then, It shows my last picture taken but it's very fuzzy and faded. Then the picture changes into complete greyness. THEN, it'll jump from the grey-whitness, to that faded picture. Damn. Would there be any why I could just replace a part in it? Like the hard drive or something? Definitely sounds like something is really fucked in my cam. Sniff. I loved it and hate having to buy another new one as I'm accustomed to using

This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Sony should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following link for more info:\015\012 ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T1 Digital Camera

Blank Screen I have just bought one of these cameras and when you open the shutter to take a photo there is only a blanks screen. I have a second of these cameras so know this is when the camera should 'roam' ready to take a snapshot. If I click the button to capture an image, it is stored and I can see it, but then it goes back to a blank screen. Any ideas :)

Some have a view button which you can choose to put in "black mode". happens a lot. take it to your local camera shop if they know anything they should be able to put it right in seconds ... Olympus MJU 400 Digital Camera

Fuji s5000 suddenly a grey flickering screen

... Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

Screen sometimes goes purple when taking photos

... Pentax Optio A40 Digital Camera

Screen flickers and distorts picture also goes

... Pentax Optio M40 Digital Camera

Blue screen When switching to photography or video mode the lens opens and shuts about 3 times then the screen goes blue and shows the following message. D : 5E02 Any ideas? Many thanks

Turn on the camera with the lens face up ... Olympus Stylus Verve S / ?-181 mini S Digital Camera

Sony DSC-S700 when turned on sometimes the screen is blurry and pink toned with blurry grey lines running accross the screen. Photos turn out the same. Happens intermittently. Have changed batteries, checked to ensure the dial on the top was centered on Auto Adjustment setting. Doesn't matter what setting display looks the same: pink and blurry with the lines. Checked all the settings in the menu. Not sure why it does this...worried it may be a board problem.

Hi there some how your camera LCD pressed by out side & the screen is damages. That's why you get the lines. Specially its come some particular area in the LCD screen. Just the way of resolve is resolve the LCD screen. Thanks & waiting for yo ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S700 Digital Camera

I can turn my camera on then the screen picture is all blurry and it won't do anything if you press the button as if to take the picture. The one thing i have noticed different is the letters [CAF] in the bottom left hand corner and after about 10secs the screen goes black, as if off and the light starts flashing. Any ideas?

When the camera is set to C-AF (Continuous Auto Focus) mode the focus is continually aligned according to movement of subject or the camera even when shutter button is not pressed. The Continuous Auto Focus (C-AF) is disabled while the camera is zoom ... Samsung Digital Cameras

When I turn my PowerShot A85 on the Canon Logo appears on the screen for a second then the screen goes blank. I can still take a picture, but can't use the display. Any suggestions? Thanks.

The Canon logo would not appear if you accidentally had pressed the DISP button on the back of your camera, so that is not he likely problem. Have you checked the photos that you have been taking? Are they also black? If so, this sounds like it mi ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

Help! when I plug my camera into the computer to upload pictures, no screen comes up. I can hear it, but nothing comes up and I have no idea how to get my pictures from my camera onto my computer! It's driving me nuts! Sometimes the screen will come up, but the last few times I've tried I get nothing! Please tell me what to do!!

When camera is in playback mode, press MENU, choose icon on right of screen that says "SET". On second page 2/2 of setup menus make sure USB option is set to DSC (download to pc) and not PC cam (webcam). When connected to computer's usb port, you sho ... Fuji FinePix S3000 Digital Camera

Canon A85 Well there are a couple of things going on right now. Sometimes when I turn the camera on it will come on but the screen on the back stays dark and blank and it doesnt make the power on noise, other times it will come on correctly. Also when you do get it to come on correctly the screen is very hazy and has lines running through it.

See this link. ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

Uploading pictures i have the i832 digital camera in pink and i love it and all the pictures are taking fine but tonight i tried to upload pictures on my computer and usually it says connected constantly on the screen but it says connecting then goes black..it won't show up on the computer screen and im really upset its not my batteries

Try to reinstall the software's CD you received with your camera.\015\012\015\012Good luck! ... Polaroid i832 Digital Camera

Press power button, lense doesn't expand out but view screen comes on blurry for about 3 seconds then camera beeps 3 times and screen goes blank, blue power light stays on and camera is locked up, won't do anything without taking battery out and trying again. Anyone have any ideas??? Camera worked 1 hour ago then this just happened. Hasn't been dropped.

Very common problem, you have a bad lens. Unless under warranty the camera may be history. ... Samsung Digimax L730 Digital Camera

Lense Error I have nikon coolpix s6.I have a problem with it.every time i am going to open it a white screen appears showing lense cover error.But lense civer is fully open.After sometime when the screen light goes off again on clicking it is working perfect.I go to nearby Nikon Service center.They told me that disc driving mechanism is not working.So i have to repair it and it is costly.Please suggest me asap what i should do.Thank in advance

\015\012\015\012I have a solution for Nikon coolpix S5/S6. You can try my document "nikon s5 s6 lens cover error repair.doc"  uploaded on site http://www.esnips.com/web/papputatiyasStuff ... Nikon COOLPIX S6 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: 0.1601 seconds