Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD790 IS/ IXUS 90 IS Digital Camera ?

Canon Power Shot S1 IS screen is black. That happens frequently, not all the times. I cannot make photos anymore. All other functions are o.k.


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Thanks to all for finding a solution to this problem.
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\015\012Ravin.Ram
Hi,

I believe the problem is due to the CCD sensor.
It might have been damaged.

For more details about this problem, visit www.imaging-resource.com/badccds.html

Contact canon now, bacause "Your camera is eligible for a free repair from Canon".
Believe me! They will repair this problem, free of cost.

Hope my info solves your problem,
Waiting for your comments,
Thanx for using fixya,
Good luck.
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