Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix DMC F3 Digital Camera ?

Hi, im 14 and i got a Panasonic Lumix DMC-F3 camera for christmas and have had it for about 4 months, a few weeks ago a 1cm black dot appeared on the screen. It doesnt get bigger when i zoom in and doesnt go away even when i go to the cameras menu. today i went to turn it on and another black dot had appeared on the other side of the screen, there is also a thin black line going through the middle of the screen. i have tried cleaning the lens but it didnt make any difference. Please Help me i a


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This is a faulty or damaged LCD screen. The fact that the pattern of dots and lines is unchanged by zooming and appears on the menu screen confirms it.

The LCD cannot be repaired, it must be replaced. As long as the fault is not due to misuse (such as being impacted or dropped or getting the camera wet) then the damage is covered by the manufacturer's warranty. Contact Panasonic in your country to arrange a free warranty repair; they will normally require proof of purchase and will check the camera to look for evidence of misuse when they receive your camera. If they find any then the repair becomes chargeable.

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