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Hello - My Olympus SP-550OUZ Camera was in a rucksack which slid of my shoulder and hit the ground. Although there is no obvious damage to it, nothing cracked, no marks etc., it has stopped seeing properly. Pictures already taken can still be viewed either in the viewfinder or the screen both work perfectly. The lens moves in and out not problem everything seems to work fine except when you look to take a picture either by viewfinder or the lcd screen all it sees is a blurry hazy purple pictu
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Olympus LCD screen not working
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Black Screen Hi up until yesterday camera worked fine, I had it in my handbag and it may have got knocked. Whenever I turn the camera on the LCD screen is now black and when I take a new picture that also just comes out black, although I can view old pictures. I called Olympus who to repair this camera will charge more than the cost of a new one. Love my camera and would like to have a quick fix for this problem if poss. Please help!!! Screen is black. It looks like I have the lens
Seems the contact to the sensor, or the sensor itself is gone. Not easy to DIY. I suggest to bring it to an independent service shop in the area and get a quote, ... Nikon Coolpix S4 Digital Camera
Hey there my camera lcd screen doesnt turn on when i turn on my camera, it stays black and i have tried some of the suggestions i saw on ur site like holding the menu button for more than 5 seconds and resetting it.it worked bt once i turned it off and on agin it did the same thing, i repeated the above suggestion, it worked again bt the moment i turned it on n off again it just stayed black, and now the menu button isnt responding at all wht do i do its an olympus FE-320
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional. ... Olympus FE-320 Digital Camera
When i open my camera (olympus sp800uz) it only display blank screen on the LCD but when i try to click the shutter button it works and also the zoom button. what is the problem of my LCD do i need to send it to the servicer center to be repaired?
Yes, your camera needs servicing. ... Olympus SP800UZ Digital Camera
LCD Problem After switching off the camera (Olympus FE-5010) , the LCD screen keeps showing the date and time every couple of second and hence draining the battery. Is there any setup to change this? I tried reading the manual but couldn't find any setup to fic this. Otherwise, the camera is working fine. Please help.
... Olympus FE-5010 12MP Digital Camera with 5x Optical Dual Image Stabilized Zoom and 2.7 inch LCD
Dropped Olympus SP-310 in water for 2 seconds. After drying out everything works except for a dark LCD when attempting to take a picture. Focus green light flashes and shutter will work, but no picture is recorded. Replay shows black screen images.
If your device gets covered in water, act fast and rationally, and you may be able to save your device. \015\012 \015\0121. DO NOT TRY TO TURN IT ON\015\0122. Pull out the battery. ... Olympus SP-310 Digital Camera
Black Screen Hi up until yesterday camera worked fine, I had it in my handbag and it may have got knocked. Whenever I turn the camera on the LCD screen is now black and when I take a new picture that also just comes out black, although I can view old pictures. I called Olympus who to repair this camera will charge more than the cost of a new one. Love my camera and would like to have a quick fix for this problem if poss. Please help!!!
I just started having this problem with my canon PowerShot A310 and checked their service website which says "Effective immediately, and regardless of warranty status, Canon will repair, free of charge, products exhibiting the above-mentioned malfunc ... Olympus MJU 300 Digital Camera
LCD screen doesn't work - Olympus Camedia C-8080 Wide Zoom Digital Camera
... Olympus Camedia C-8080 Wide Zoom Digital Camera
Lcd screen not working - Olympus SP-550 UZ Digital Camera
Ur LCD screen must be damage due to open close. sent ur camera to us by courier ... Olympus SP-550 UZ Digital Camera
I have Olympus t 100 and try update firmware version 1.2, something go wrong. Now my camera not working. Only litle orange light right side on lcd-screen is active (all the time when power is turn on)...:( What i can do???
... Olympus T100 Digital Camera
Cracked lcd screen. everything else works - Olympus FE-280 Digital Camera
You need to replace the LCD screen. check on ebay, it costs about 30-50$ if you DIY replace it. ... Olympus FE-280 Digital Camera
Hi I have an Olympus 1050 SW which had been coping well with canyoning. ... until now. After the last canyon trip, the camera had severe condensation problems in the LCD screen and lens. I have dried the camera out with a hairdryer and used silica gel packets, which worked OK. But now when I point and shoot the camera it gives me streaks across the image. However, if I use the movie camera option, no streaks. I'm not quite sure what to do with the camera as it's past warranty and I'm reluctan
The fact that the streaks are present only when shooting stills confirm that the issue is not with the LCD display but with the imaging chip. The camera uses a different section of the imaging chip to record video with, so what's happened is that moi ... Digital Cameras
I own an Olympus Evolt E-500. Unfortunately, it was dropped and landed on the corner of the case near the battery door. The camera turns on, lcd screen, flash, and shutter seem to work, BUT pictures are black. Difficult to view anything thru viewfinder. Camera store told me they didn't know what was wrong, but would cost me at least $270 to repair. 1) does anyone know what is wrong, 2) can I fix it myself?
I found this camera available for purchase as brand new for $450. Spending nearly $300 to repair an older version may no be a wise choice. You may find there is a market for the camera in its current non-working condition on eBay.With that ... Olympus EVOLT E-500 Digital Camera
I have Olympus t 100 and try update firmware version 1.2, something go wrong. Now my camera not working. Only litle orange light right side on lcd-screen is active (all the time when power is turn on)...:( What i can do??? How i can install new firmware?
Hi,\015\012\015\012It seems that the latest Camera Firmware upgrade available for the T100 is Ver1.2. The previous version was Ver 1.1. \015\012\015\012You can download the newest firmware to your camera through the Internet. ... Olympus T100 Digital Camera
Blank LCD screen on shooting mode, but does show settings. Will not take pictures. Replaying mode works, shows pictures taken before screen went blank. New batteries. What is going on??? Is it fixable? I bought the Canon PowerShot A570 IS. I don't know if it is me or the camera but my LCD screen doesn't stay on. I can take a phote, the photo will then display on the LCD for 2 seconds BUT then the LCD goes blank, all i can see are the menu options. If I take a pic while LCD is blank my pic's
The Display button manually turns the LCD display on or off to save batteries. If you accidentally had turned the LCD off, It should only take one press of the button to turn it back on and leave it that way. As such, it's not you but the camera. ... Canon PowerShot A570 IS Digital Camera
I have an Olympus FE-210 and the LCD screen keeps going out
... Olympus FE-210 Digital Camera
I have a nikon coolpix L10. everything seems to work except the lcd screen. It is blank. Nothing happens. Power comes on and all other things make the sound of working properly but cannot see anything on the lcd screen
... Nikon COOLPIX L10 Digital Camera
Dark LCD I have an A70, about a year old. The problem is the LCD screen is very dark. It is almost completely black unless I point the camera dirrectly at light. If I take a picture with the viewfinder the picture is exactly what the LCD screen looks like. This happened as we were using the camera. I also cannot view any of the pictures in the camera. I no the display is not completly out because it works to access the menu screen. It wasn't droped or anything. I can't find any setting to change
I have a sony cybershot dsc w730 , since a year. The problem is that over 2-3 months the LCD screen has become very dark. It is almost completely black unless I point the camera dirrectly at light. If I take a picture, the picture is exactly what the ... Canon PowerShot A70 Digital Camera
LCD Display I haven't used my canon for a while - I've just turned it on and though the LCD display works to show pictures I've taken and the settings screen - I can't see anything in it when I take a picture (it's just black) when I press the Disp button it just switches from a black screen to the settings screen - please tell me what I can do so that I can see the image in the LCD before I take the picure. Thanks for your help
As far as I am aware, the 400D doesn't have a live preview mode.What you are describing is perfectly normal and is how 99% of digital SLR cameras behave.Are you sure it used to do this?Matt ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
My Olympus SP-560UZ USED TO take good pics, and when I look at older pics taken on the rear LCD screen, THEY look fine. However, when I look at real time images on LCD screen and/or take new pics, everything appears "smeared". When I look at new photos taken on LCD screen, or even transferred to computer, it's even WORSE...just one blurry mass of swirling colours. The camera hadn't been used in a month, and just sat in a closet for that time, so WHAT could have happened to it?
... Olympus SP-560 UZ Digital Camera
How hard is it to replace the screen on an olympus c7000 camera? How do you do it? I am A+ certified to work on computers but I have never worked on a camera. It works but the screen is broke. I have a broke camera I can get the screen from, but, I don't want to break my good one cause it takes great pictures it just has a bad screen.Thanks
A camera is more or less a small computer, you should be fine. Just take your time taking it apart, they are a lot less complicated then computers.\015\012 ... Olympus Digital Cameras
Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT: The upper lcd screen info flickers,some of the icons on the screen work normaly, but other icons are lighter and flicker. Im speaking about the portion that displays battery life and #of pics taken. The lower display screen (color)works fine. Otherwise the camera works fine.
It seems you have a false contact in the upper LCD screen, its flat ribbon cable or the connector at the main board.\015\012\015\012It is necessary to open it and check it.\015\012\015\012It is fairly easy to do it, but if the ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera
Lcd screen does not light up The lcd screen on my Panasonic lumix TZ3 does not light up,it does work as i can just about see a dark image but the image does not light up,i might be wrong but i do not think that it needs a new LCD screen i think my issue here is a lighting problem,any help would be much appreciated.
... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera
I have a Canon Powershot 5S IS. The image on the LCD screen is not rotating when I rotate the screen, and when I snap the screen into place with the LCD side out it goes from displaying on the LCD to displaying on the viewfinder. It was working properly before, but I can't figure out how to get it back to those settings.
On camera menu, turn on Reverse Disp. ... Digital Cameras