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Lines across still pictures - but video ok

\015 When i take still pictures on my Canon Digital Ixus 11 camera, horizontal lines appear across the poor quality picture. However, when I record in video mode, the replay is perfect. Tried everythin, but nothing appears to work.\015

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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 the following two links for more info:
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