Having problems with your Konica Minolta DiMAGE A2 Digital Camera ?
Electronic Viewfinder problem
\015 I have a Konica Minolta Dimage A2. Recently I lost use of the electronic viewfinder. I can still view from the rear display screen. The viewfinder remains black whether I adjust the switch on the back of the camera to automatic, or dedicated to the EVF. I have also checked the menu settings and it is set correctly for both the screen and EVF. Any suggestions of retrieving use of the electronic viewfinder---I miss it!\015
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