Having problems with your Olympus SP-500 UZ Digital Camera ?

Constant blue/purple screen on Olympus SP-500uz

\015 After turning on my camera and the blue olympus screen shows up I am able to put the camera into every mode but it does not show any image just a purplish blue screen.\015

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The problem you are describing is a problem with one of the chips in the camera that controls image processing. It seems to have failed and needs to be replaced. Following are the instructions to send your camera to Olympus for service.
\015\012Olympus will charge a flat rate repair fee for this product if beyond the one year factory warranty or the warranty is voided. The cost is $151 plus your local sales tax. This covers parts and labor, factory cleaning and diagnostic check, 6 month warranty and the cost of shipping the product back to you is all included in that price.
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