Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital Camera ?
Dark line on top of image & a red tinged image when downloaded
\015 Teh Canon PowerShot S500 produces this result even tho the card has been changed.\015\012\015\012Can it be fixed, and if so, inexpensively?\015
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