Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera ?

Unable to veiw image through lens

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I have the same problem with my flawless-up-until-today S2-IS. I read in another link the problem is related to moisture causing the iris to stick, requiring a forced reboot. This worked for me, but after putting away the camera for a few days the prblem returned and needed the trick again.
\015\012When you turn on the camera and are able to see menus but the image displays are dark, try the following:
\015\0121. Place the program selector to "Tv" setting
\015\0122. Press the self-timer selector (twice) until you see the timer icon on the screen
\015\0123. Press the shutter button to take a photo; the self-timer begins to beep a countdown
\015\0124. Open the battery cover BEFORE the timer runs out.
\015\0125. After a second, close the battery cover and the camera will power cycle automoatically.
\015\0126. The displays should return to normal.
\015\012You may have to repeat this a few times to get it to work. Good luck.
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