Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera ?

Out of focus image in viewfinder

\015 Camera: Canon powerShot S1lS\015\012Wife's grandfather fiddled with camera (he has alzheimers) and pushed every button and moved anything that would move. Camera now displays blurry out of focus image in either the viewfinder, or the flip out LCD monitor. I just can't figure out how to get it back to normal.\015

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I wouldn't blame your wife's grandfather. This 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:\015\012
\015\012http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/11/canon-digital-cameras-showing-black.html
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\015\012http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&fcategoryid=225&modelid=13390&keycode=2112&id=29819
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\015\012Applicable cameras include:
A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110, IXUS V2/300/400/430/500, IXY Digital 200a/300a/400/450/500
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