Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S230 / IXUS 179 Digital Camera ?

Black screen and no images can be taken.

\015 I have an older canon powershot s230 digital elph 3.2 mpix\015\012\015\012the problem is that the lcd is all black exept for when i look at the menu.\015\012\015\012is this something i can fix myself. i have a small philips but have no experience in camera repair.\015\012\015\012but im about to throw it away so i have no problem open it up if its possible for me to fix it.\015\012\015\012please help. need the camera to work for an upcoming event.\015\012\015\012thank you\015\012\015\012 james.\015\012The display window on my S230 digital is all black and purple lines. When I take picture that's what comes up as the picture? I do not know how to reset? Help please??\015

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Does the camera lcd screen work in options or menu? is it always all black etc, if you take a picture how does it come out? does it look ok? or?
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Black screen and no images can be taken.


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SCREEN IS BLACK EVERYTHING ELSE SEEN TO WORK, Cannot see the image you are taken.


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