Having problems with your Olympus FE-210 Digital Camera ?

Pretty much constant but sometimes intermittant problem of the camera fe-210 screen goes black. all functions appear to be normal but it does not see through the lens. So everything is black on the pictures taken. It's like the opening is shut. Sometimes it will work when first turned on for one or maybe two exposures. then it goes black and may stay that way even if turned on and off or changing any of the settings.


Answers :

Hi,

Would you be able to View Recorded images / Video's ?

If\015\012\015\012\015\012 yes, this is a Faulty CCD Sensor. This is a Common Problem on almost \015\012all the Brands like Sony, Kodak, Canon. There were Certain Recalls by \015\012almost all the Brands ONLY for this Defect. You need to Call Canon to \015\012Confirm the same whether this is Under Recall or not. If not, you could \015\012negotiate on the price for Repair.

For more, I have an Old \015\012Article :-

http://www.imaging-resource.com/badccds.html

If\015\012 you are Seeing the Same Problem, when you play Saved images/ Video's, \015\012then this is a Bad LCD Panel. You need to get it replaced. To be really \015\012honest, if this is the Case, better to Purchase a New Camera as the Cost\015\012 to Repair this would be more than $100.

Let me know, if needed \015\012further assistance.

Hope i helped you.

Thanks for using ' \015\012Fixya ' and have a nice day!!
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