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The LCD is cracked internally. Unless you are handy and can pick up a cheap parts camera with good LCD on eBay it isn't worth it. It is actually a pretty good little camera though, the newer ones often have less detail in the images than this model.
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DMC-FX3 dISPLAY SHOWS BLACK ELLIPSE DIAGONALLY ACROSS WHITE BACKGROUND GRATEFUL ADVICE ON HOW TO REPAIR ECONOMICALLY NOT WORTH POST AND ESTIMATE


The LCD is cracked internally. Unless you are handy and can pick up a cheap parts camera with good LCD on eBay it isn't worth it. It is actually a pretty good little camera though, the newer ones often have less detail in the images than this model. ... Panasonic Digital Cameras

White screen theres a white screen on my camera. it won't show any of my pictures and i can't see nothing but a blank screen, when i turn it on it's just plane white. when i plug it in to my PC. it shows the pictures i take. please help? Aloha Queene Fort Worth, tX


Mine too!It beeped three times, then went black. then went white and now won't do anything! ahh! ... Samsung Digimax S500 Digital Camera

My C5050 Olympus has a problem with the "On - Off" switch which I have been told is not unusual.Is it practicable to attempt a self repair? I have repaired film cameras in the past and would appreciate any advice you copuld give me as to what is involved and how to gain access to the offending part. The camera is probably not worth spending money on a professiona, repair at this stage of its life.


... Olympus Camedia C-5050 Zoom Digital Camera

Casio ex-z75 I have a casio that has gone to a "scrambled" screen. I saw on a post on FixYa that you suggested that the main board needs replacing. Can you elaborate on the repair and maybe how much that would cost. The camera is not an expensive one, so I want to see if it's worth it to repair. Thanks, Gregory Mellies [email protected]


Hello, we are in Australia and the cost of the repair is very expensive due to the part cost.\015\012\015\012Depending exactly what Casio you have will determin weather it is a main board issue or something else (may be alot cheaper) but ... Casio Exilim EX-Z750 Digital Camera

My HP CA340 10.0 megapixels with 3x optical zoom lens only shows a white screen when I turn it on. I can still take pictures with great quality as I could before, I just can't see what I'm doing. It was working fine yesterday, when I turned it on, it seemed fine, then the screen randomly turned white. I would like to know if there is a way to fix this before I actually have to send it in for some one else to repair.


My CA340 turns on and off all on its own...makes the camera almost useless... I sent a trouble report to HP support...tho I doubt I'll get any resolution. Should have stuck with Canon ... HP CA340 Digital Camera

The image that shows up on the camera when I review them, has black flashing areas. For example if the area I photographed had a lot of white - it shows up as a flashing black section. What is this? Does my camera need repairs? It happens with the lens that came with the camera and with the AF-S DX VR Zoom (55-200 mm) lens as well


Read the manual. The flashing area is overexposed. Use a smaller aperture, faster shutter speed or combination of both. ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

White screen? My camera has suddenly stopped working. When I press the red 'shoot' or green 'review' button, all I get on the display is a white screen. Pressing the shutter button does make it shoot, and the zoom and the flash work. I have just taken the card out and examined the jpg files - it is still taking pictures. So it's the display that is busted. I guess my question is: Is it worth the repair bill to get it fixed?


If you cannot find a solution to your problem you may want to email [email protected] He has good advice and good used parts at a fair price. ... Casio EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z850 Digital Camera

White pictures i am using casio 10.1 exilim digital camera for 1 and1/2 years suddenly the pictures taken in day light are becomes white and in night photos are with horizontal lines but video dont have any problem if any one know the remedies please post here or tell me how much will be the cost for repair


There is sand or grit inside of the camera. you need to open it up and take the sand out. but beware of the flash wires. packs a mighty jolt. ... Casio Exilim EX-S500 Digital Camera

To Whom it may Concern: Some one knocked over my optoma at my church and now it is only showing in black & white, the color doesn't show any more. I don't know if it is the bulb or do i need to replace it. The model that I currently have is a EP719, there are no repair shop here the in Fredericksburg Va area, please advise! You can e-mail me at [email protected] or via phone at (703) 906-3155. Thank you! V/r Amos


Hi Amos.\015\012\015\012If you get a black and white picture, then the lamp is working.\015\012\015\012When the lamp is depleted or faulty, you will get no picture at all, and a warning led on the projector.\015\012\015\ ... Digital Cameras

Pictures striped Wenn i was taking pictures today, suddenly (no change in the mode or menu) the taken pictures showed horizontal white stripes, very bad. The pictures are no use anymore! I really don't know how this could happen and how to repair this defect. I could show an image for example but I don't know how on this site?


1. Do the pictures look the same on your computer after downloading them? If so, try another memory card. If the same, your camera is defective, bring it to service.\015\0122. If OK with another memory, try to reformat the defective memory, if that d ... Ricoh Caplio R5 Digital Camera

I have canon powershot A450. before taking the photo, it shows images, but when i click, it just shows complete white. please advice what to do.


HelloThank you for using FixYa for your problemFirstly check the batteries, otherwise your camera is faulty. It should be taken to an authorized repair centre for a repair es ... Canon PowerShot A460 Digital Camera

It shows dew detected and shuts down, I need to see if is worth repairing and where to send it for repair


Many camerias are too expensive to fix and ones that cost less than $199 are there. Call a major chain like Murphy Camera or best buy and listen to them If it sounds like its not going to worth it and your on the way to buy a new cameria anyway this ... Digital Cameras

I was shooting a laser show with my 5 Mega Pixel camera. During the same - the camera image has just turned white. Now all images I see throught the viewfinder are pure white. Has the CCD been damanged due to exposure to the laser. Can a CCD be repaired ?


Yes, LCD canbe replaced ... Fuji FinePix Z2 Digital Camera

I have a FInepix F72 EXR. The LCD screen is broken (the screen shows a huge crack and a lot of lines. The actual cover is not broken. Is this repair worth doing--ie cost of repair vs. cost of camera?


HelloOK, the replacement screen unit will be about $30 - $50, labour included. I would definately repair it, because this is a great camera.You will be able to get this repaired at your nearest camera repair store. ... Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

Hi, I have a Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS. It says the memory card is locked every time I insert it even though it isn't. I tried several cards to eliminate the possibility the card was bad. I received a repair estimate at $79, because the card reading board needs to be replaced. Am I being scammed or is it a fair estimate? Is it worth it or is it better to invest in a new camera? This one is not even 2 years old...


... Digital Cameras

My son has dropped his SP-500UZ which he really likes. The screen now shows white background with a number of blue & black "cracks/flashes" all pointing to a particular point. Presumably the screen is FUBR. Is this repairable or unlikely to be economically repairable. Any thoughts?


Repairs usually average about $200. Actually, most of the time these are not repairs but replacements with factory-refurbished cameras that gave someone else problems. There's no guarantee these problems won't crop up again. Your decision. ... Digital Cameras

Yashika ex7032 camera showing lens error 21 and shuts down. is it repairable - estimate?


Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digi ... Digital Cameras

Pentax Optio A40 - switches on but screen is white with a purple smudge on it . Please help. Is it worth repairing ? Thanks Carol


HelloOK, well, this sounds to me like a blown CCD. Try taking a photo, if the photo turns out the same, it is most probably a CCD.You can take the camera to your nearest repair shop, they will be able to inform you on the exac ... Digital Cameras

I have a finepix s5000 posted it to a friend and now just shows a white scree. I belive that a connector may have come off. But how do i open up the camera to check this?


Google the words...disassemble a digital camera. ... Fuji FinePix S5000 Digital Camera

When I turn on the camera, it shows there is a lens error and the lens doesn't open. I think it broke when my daughter dropped it. Is this a repair worth having done?


Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\015\012\015\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digit ... Nikon COOLPIX L18 Digital Camera

Lense Error I have nikon coolpix s6.I have a problem with it.every time i am going to open it a white screen appears showing lense cover error.But lense civer is fully open.After sometime when the screen light goes off again on clicking it is working perfect.I go to nearby Nikon Service center.They told me that disc driving mechanism is not working.So i have to repair it and it is costly.Please suggest me asap what i should do.Thank in advance


\015\012\015\012I have a solution for Nikon coolpix S5/S6. You can try my document "nikon s5 s6 lens cover error repair.doc"  uploaded on site http://www.esnips.com/web/papputatiyasStuff ... Nikon COOLPIX S6 Digital Camera

My Nikon D40X shows an Error for the shutter release. It says "Error. Press shutter release button again." When I push it again, it keeps giving me the same error. Is there a way to fix it without sending it to a camera repair shop? I tried taking out battery and resetting camera, and no luck. Any advice would be appreciated!


Hello. I have the D40X myself and I have had success by going into the menu and locating the reset button. What this does is return the camera to the settings that it had the day it came out of the box. Joe ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

My SD850is was dropped,there is a slight split on the bottom (looks like 2 screws are missing). When you turn the camera on, it says "lens error - restart camera" and then shuts off. It does show the opening picture on the LCD but then turns dark and shuts off. I've had the camera for about 2 yrs. Anything I can fix or is it worth the price of repair which would cost approx. how much?


From searching the internet, it sounds like the lens needs to be replaced and the cost of the repair would be about as much as buying a new camera.  thanks for responding.  now i have to go thru "what to buy" again....... ... Canon Digital Cameras

LCD Screen all white, doesn't show any images, menu, etc


... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P92 Digital Camera

Water damage - worth repair?


These are electronic devices, and have NO tolerance for moisture inside. The popping sound you heard tells the story. I suspect that you have lost this unit. ... Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera
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