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

The screen of the camera is black, no image being shown ..... but other functions seem alright??????


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If there is no response after the luminance/brighness is increased, the possibility of the failure of the display unit seems evident. In such a case you will need experinece to open this delicate section to check the display driver and display. It will good to approach the nearest canon service centre- search for the canon service centre near your place on the web- so that an estimation of the cost will be confirmed before you decide. this is much better than trying to take a chance to open and end up tampering. Hope you check this out. Good day
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