Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera ?

The viewing screen stays blank except on movie


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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 check this link for more info.
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The viewing screen stays blank except on movie


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