Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera ?

6 yr old camera...viewer is very dark and has a purple line across the top..pictures turn out very dark on auto setting

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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. Please see this link for more info.
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6 yr old camera...viewer is very dark and has a purple line across the top..pictures turn out very dark on auto setting

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