Having problems with your Pentax Optio 50 Digital Camera ?
I have wo black bands across the screen on my Pentax Option 550
\015 I have two black horizontal bands running across the viewing screen and on any picture taken with my Pentax Optio 550. It's like viewing through a letter box. Any ideas what the problem might be, the camera has had very light use since being purchased new about 4 years ago.\015
Have you tried changing the camera's settings back to default?\015\012in the camera's menu, find 'reset settings' or 'factory settings' or something like that to reset the camera settings.. you might have messed with some settings, otherwise it may be hardware failure, may be the LCD of your camera.. hope not so.. lol
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