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??????
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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The screen of the camera is black, no image being shown ..... but other functions seem alright??????
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Hi, I purchased a replacement LCD screen for my SD3500 from Rongstar DigitalInc. Since I've learned they do not have a good reputation and to make matters worse the LCD screen will not function properly. It seems to light a bit and the "touch" seems to cause camera to beep as if the touch screen were working, but no images or "scene to take" is viualized ion the screen. As I said only a faint lighting ( appears to be black as if no light coming off it) . Help! I am sure it is connected corr
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I first experienced a problem with my Canon S2Is camera when it was only taking pictures of blank images. I found a "fix" recommendation which seems to have gotten rid of the black image problem. However, now when I take pictures the images seem to have horizonal lines through them if I don't use the flash. Also, if I am taking a picture outside or in a lot of light, the image ends up being extremely light. Have any suggestions?
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No image Hi I'm Marilyn : Thank you for having this page to solve my problem.They gave me a used Canon Power Shot A70 Digital Camera. They told me that the batteries had been their for a long time an the acid came out but everything of the camera works okay but theirs no image. It does all the function well but the point is theirs no image to see. the monitor is black,nothing to see. I hope you can help me I can't offered one. This is my Email so you can send me the solution.
I think the LCD display of the camera is not functional anymore.you may need a repalcement. ... Canon PowerShot A70 Digital Camera
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