Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD500 / IXUS 700 Digital Camera ?

My canon ixus70 will not take photos,I can view past photos but it will not show image on screen or record digital image ,if I take a shot all I get is a black nothing. Janis [email protected]


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Issue: How do I reset the camera to its default settings?
\015\012\015\012Solution: Procedure for resetting the camera to its default settings PowerShot SD750 and SD1000.

\015\012\015\012Resetting Settings to Their Default Values - PowerShot SD750 and SD1000.\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\0121. Turn on the camera and press the <MENU> button to open the menu.\015\012\015\0122. Using the arrowrightbutton.gifbutton, highlight the yellow setup_icon.gif(Set up) tab.\015\012sd750resetscreen.gif\015\012\015\0123. Using the arrowdownbutton.gifbutton, select [Reset All..] and press funcseticon.gif.\015\012sd750resetscreen.gif\015\012\015\0124. Select [OK] and press funcseticon.gif.\015\012\015\012
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  • Settings cannot be reset when the camera is connected to a computer or to a printer.
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    • The [Date/Time], [Language] and [Video System] options in the setup_icon.gif(Set up) menu
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My canon ixus70 will not take photos,I can view past photos but it will not show image on screen or record digital image ,if I take a shot all I get is a black nothing. Janis [email protected]


Issue: How do I reset the camera to its default settings? \015\012\015\012Solution: Procedure for resetting the camera to its default settings PowerShot SD750 and SD1000. \015\012\015\012Resetting Settings ... Canon PowerShot SD500 / IXUS 700 Digital Camera

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