Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital Camera ?

My didgicam is Canon IXY Digital 5mp AiAf. Once i've turned on the camera there are no images coming out in the LCD and when taking pictures... is the lens broken or just a tweak o settings?


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This sounds like it 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 this link for more info.
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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 30/30a/200a/300a/D320/400/ 450/500
If a hard reset doesn't do it - this model is know for defective CCD sensors, there is a company that sells parts for small consumer style digital cameras : Canon Repair NYC You can order the part and install it yourself or let them do it for you.
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