Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera ?

Dark screen when trying to take pic,your unable to see anything


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Have you prove to pic fotos. if the camera make fotos,and memorize on the card, but you cant see the foto in the camera schreen this is only a lcd defekt, you must prove if the lcd flat is right connected. if the camera dont pics foto, the problem is in the ccd. you must change the ccd. allor. memorize fotos and you can see trhe foto on your pc...lcd problem contact failure ore lcd faul to change. if the camera dont pics foto...ccd failure to change the ccd.
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Dark screen when trying to take pic,your unable to see anything


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