Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera ?

When i turn the camera on and switch to picture mode the screen is completely black, and if i take a picture, the picture turns out completely black


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Very easy to fix for your camera. A stuck shutter is another common failure mode for digital cameras. The symptoms of a stuck or "sticky" shutter are very similar to CCD image sensor failure. The camera may take black pictures (for shutter stuck closed), or the pictures may be very bright and overexposed, sometimes with lines, especially when taken outdoors (for shutter stuck open). \015\012To confirm a stuck shutter, put the camera in any mode other than "Auto", and turn the flash OFF (you don't want to blind yourself for the next step). Next look down the lens and take a picture. You should see a tiny flicker in the center of the lens as the shutter opens and closes. If no movement is seen, then you likely have a stuck shutter. If so, please see this link for further info and a simple fix that may help.\015\012
\015\012Recommend Fix 5A in the link, by gently flicking with your fingertip as described in the article.
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