Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD100 / IXUS II Digital Camera ?

Blank screen after turning on won't allow reset

\015 Blank screen after turning on in camera manual or video mode. won't allow reset back to default setting says "Busy"\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.
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