Having problems with your Konica Minolta Digital Cameras ?

My view finder screen is green and the LCD is

\015 My view finder screen images are green and the LCD screen is blank. I just recharged the battery and installed it when this happened.\015

Answers :

Remove battery. Remove memory card. Press the power button for about 1 minute.
\015\012Try to clean the battery contacts and put the battery in without the memory card and check if this works.
\015\012Format the memory card after emptying contents into a system. Place battery and memory card in its place.
Try to see here if your camera is experiencing a known problem:


Konica Minolta has recently discovered a problem\015\012with some of its digital cameras manufactured between October, 2002 and\015\012March, 2004. The following products may be affected:
  • DiMAGE 7i
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  • DiMAGE 7Hi
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  • DiMAGE A1
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  • DiMAGE Xi
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  • DiMAGE Xt
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  • DiMAGE X20
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  • DiMAGE S414
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  • DiMAGE F300
A\015\012manufacturing error with the camera?s CCD can affect the live and\015\012recorded image. The image appears blurred and colors are unnatural.

Konica Minolta will repair free of charge any of the models listed\015\012above that are affected by this malfunction. Customers with a\015\012malfunctioning camera should contact their regional Konica Minolta\015\012service facility.
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