Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD400 / IXUS 50 Digital Camera ?

SD400 LCD screen only HALF works

\015 I am not sure what happened, but now my Canon SD400 LCD screen only works AFTER i take the picture. I can't use it to see before a pic is taken and it doesn't focus too well (not sure if this is because I can't really see what I'm shooting or if it has something to do with the problem). Any ideas on what the issue could be and how to fix it?Lauren\015

Answers :

Hi, press the Display button 2 times to turn on the LCD display.
\015\012thank you
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