Having problems with your Olympus EVOLT E-500 Digital Camera ?

Does the e500 have live view capabilities?

\015 Im trying to\015

Answers :

The E-500 does not have live view capability. All of the images need to be taken by using the viewfinder only. The LCD is only used for reviewing previously taken images and for setting menu options in the camera.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Olympus EVOLT E-500 Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Does the e500 have live view capabilities?


The E-500 does not have live view capability. All of the images need to be taken by using the viewfinder only. The LCD is only used for reviewing previously taken images and for setting menu options in the camera. ... Olympus EVOLT E-500 Digital Camera

My new Nikon D3000 has no live view in the 3" view finder. I am not sure it is a fault or "by-design". Almost all simple digital camaras have live view finder. Someone help me please!


It doesn't have live view. That means you can only view them once you took a picture using the electronic view finder. But if you have d5000 and above then those have live view feature ... Nikon D3000 Digital Camera

I have a D300...Mirror locks up 100% time and will not shoot in focused shots..BUT in Live View..will shoot perfect. Had serviced..shutter replaced of 12/09...but problem started back up...Shoot 10 shots..Mirror would lock UP...Then 5 mirror would lock up..and so on...NOW Mirror Stays Locked up.... IS it Shutter? Can't be..because it would NOT take a picture in Live View? HELP. thanks


@samanthas636\015\012\015\012 It's the aperture lever that has to be replaced and NIKON will do it at no cost to you.I just got mine back from NIKON's Melville Repair Center.They are great because they have backed their product and their servic ... Nikon D300 Body Only Digital Camera

I am using ArcSoft Media Impressions 2 to capture images from film negatives and slides with the GMYLE Smart Digital Image Copier. However, after clicking OK on Aquire I cannot see the image to be captured in the live view window. It remains black but the images are saved. It is annying that I cannot see the image I am capturing in the live view window.


... Digital Cameras

I have a DSLR Sony A350. When I turn it on the "Live View" screen does not go on. I have a new battery replaced & New memory card replaced still doesn't work. Everything work except the Live View. Why?


Dear Hm2pogi,\015\012\015\012It seems that there is a mechanical problem in your Cam. Get is serviced. But before that set your cam to factory defaults....\015\012\015\012 Are you able to see the photos in LCD? if not then thr ... Sony Alpha DSLR-A350 Digital Camera

My Nikon D40 LCD Screen doesn't show a live view when on, but it does show menu options, photos taken, etc. Do you have any thoughts on how to see a live pic, instead of taking pics only with view finder?


The d40 does not have live view. you would need to get a different camera. ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

LCD monitor works to display picture already taken and the menu display, but with not display live images. Must use the view finder. Menu does not have a "live view"


There is no function to do this on the EOS 400D. Don't forget the camera is an SLR and still has to open and close a shutter to take a picture. The image is then converted using a CCD instead of exposed on film. I find with my 20D I just take loads o ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera

Live view will not turn on


HOW DO I INSTALL MY CAMERA INTO MY NEW COMPUTER. IT IS A HP PHOTOSMART E327 5.0 ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera

I can't figure out how to get my Olympus e500 to view from the LCD screen, I can only look through the viewfinder. How do you switch from the view finder mode to view from the display screen? Thanks Mr M Trainor.


Your camera doesn't have "live view" which would give you the function you want. ... Olympus EVOLT E-500 Digital Camera

WHEN SWITCHING ON NO LIVE VIEW ALTHOUGH CAN VIEW PREVIOUS TAKEN SHOTS ON VIEW FINDER


Hi.If you can take pictures, and the LCD display is dark, that means that the LCD display is faulty.To replace the display the camera must be disassembled.If newly taken pictures are dark, you can only view old pictures, ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T33 Digital Camera

The screen on my samsung LT210 dual view camera must be broken. The front view is fine and the camera still works but the larger screen to view normal pictures has been damaged and I cannot see the picture that I am taking. Can it be fixed or should I buy a new one. There are no camera repair shops where I live. I bought the camera from Best Buy and they told me that I either dropped the camera or smashed the screen somehow. Anyway, I need a camera and wanted to know if I should buy another


From your description you would be further ahead to buy a new camera, you stated there are no repair shops where you live, and to send it away would be expensive probably costing more than a new one. The only other option is go on ebay to price a new ... Digital Cameras

Cant get live view to work


To activate live view you have to set live view to on just as you did and then press the set button and vouala!! image appeares on your screen and if you have selected quick focus you have to press the AE lock button to focus on the subject.\01 ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera

My Kodak EasyShare DX4530 zoom digital camera does not take pictures when I take a shot only black is recored also live view and quick view does not work


No image formation,may be shutter/ccd.Chaque both,replace the defective. ... Kodak EasyShare DX4530 Digital Camera

I have an Olympus Evolt410 coupled to an Olypmus BX41 microscope (using a T-mount u-tmad T mount adapter and U-TV1X2 ccd adapter). I want to display live images on a tv monitor - but the images are very pixellated and I cannot focus to a better image. Any ideas what is going on and how I can get a clear live view image?


... Digital Cameras

Focus failure Hi. I hope you can help. I've a canon 40D and am using it remotely with the EOS utility v 2.3. I am only able to take an image when the live view mode is active. When inactive and I use either the shoot button or the timer, an error flashes up "focus failure". The camera focuses fine in live mode. Have dragged my way through the instruction manual and cannot find a troubleshooting section covering this problem. Hope you can help. Thanks Joe


... Digital Cameras

The LCD screen of my nikon D90 displays black screen with random vertical lines whether it is on live view, playback, menu screen or info screen. although it can still take clear pictures but you have to take the card out and view it on a compute


CCD problem. ... Nikon D90 Digital Camera with 18-105mm lens

My Fuji E500 Camera was working great until about a month ago and now it will not take photos. When I turn the camera on I can see the picture in the view screen. If I then select to take a photo the screen goes black. Then I need to swi0tch the camera off and then back on to see an image in t4he viewing screen. I have changed the batteries several times.Kind regardsPeter


Hi,the problem is not related to the batteries, your camera needs service. Turning off when the button is pressed can be set of different internal / hardware issues that we can't test over the internet.The camera will need to ... Fuji FinePix E500 Digital Camera

My Nikon D40 SLR LCD screen won't show live images, only menu items and photographs that have been taken. I have to look thru view finder to take a photo. How can I activate live screen?


As said,sadly the D40 does not have live view so therefore cannot be activated. ... Digital Cameras

The LCD screen of my nikon D90 displays black screen with random vertical lines whether it is on live view, playback, menu screen or info screen. although it can still take clear pictures but you have to take the card out and view it on a computer.


... Nikon D90 Digital Camera with 18-105mm lens

Does the Nikon D3000 have live view?


The D3000 does not have Live View, you need to use the viewfinder. ... Nikon D3000 Digital Camera

My Olympus E410 - live view is a blank blue or grey screen-


CCD FAILURE !\015\012\015\012U can get it repaired Free from Olympus but i am not sure about India u have to call and check these type of CCD Failures are common and manufac problem in thoiusands of cameras of various brands all do it free u just cal ... Olympus EVOLT E-410 Digital Camera

My nikon d40 is not showing live screen view nor i


I realize these aren't the answers you wanted to see, but the D40 does not have any live view capability, nor does it shoot video. Nikon intended the D40 as an entry-level dSLR, with a minimal feature set. In fact, they didn't introduce the video unt ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

Canon eos xs digital camera, live view not working


It is actually kind of complicated to activate it. If I remember correctly You absolutely must have the camera in the P mode on the dial on top of the camera and then go into your menus and activate the live option. It should say enabled.That needs t ... Digital Cameras

Live view delay


Oddly I heard some one post a solution to a similar problem. The problem stems from having your camera set to " red eye correction" Taking it off this setting solves the problem. ... Nikon D90 Digital Camera with 18-105mm lens

Viewing picture is OK, live image displayed is very distorted


This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:\015\ ... Canon PowerShot A60 Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.0496 seconds