Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S3 IS Digital Camera ?

My lcd screen won't come on. The viewfinder is working fine. The display button clears and replaces information on the viewfinder but it will not turn on the lcd. The camera is taking good pictures.


Answers :

Hi. Problem might be shutter is stuck or the CCD sensor is having the problem. Please cehck this link for possible solution.
Hello huntsend

Would you please do the following as a test:
Hold the screen up to a sharp light and see if you can make out any info on the screen (could be very dim).

Also , how old is the camera and how often do you use it?

I know this is stupid but I have to eliminate the first steps so did you try pressing the DISP button to switch the view from the Viewfinder to the LCD.

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Please get back to me with that info and I will assist you as best I can.

Kind Regards
StephanSA
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