Having problems with your Olympus ? 850 SW Digital Camera ?

My camera will not work in the picture taking mode. I can look at previous taken pictures, however I can not turn on the camera to take pictures. It just beeps a few times and the screen remains black. THe battery is fully charged.

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How long have you owned the camera? This is an internal problem that involved the ccd image sensor possibly being defective or another problem involving the components/sensor. Most times if the camera is out of warranty it isn't worth it to fix. Once I have more information I can assist you further if necessary.
Thank you,
Hello. Begin by turning off the camera and removing the battery. Leave the battery out for two full minutes and then reinsert it. Turn the camera on and it may be fine. If not, and you can now see the screen, go into the menu and find reset. Reset the camera which will take you to the original factory settings and you should be fine. IF neither of these steps solves the problem you should take your camera in for a repair. Opening it up to work on the internal mechanisms will void the warranty. Regards, Joe
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