Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H5 Digital Camera ?
My LCD dose not display anything. If I take a picture nothing shows up at all only a black screen.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H5 is about 2 and half years old. Please help and many thanks
My shutter button has popped off and I use a chair pin and tape. It works ok but you do not get the half press focus option only staight to picture.
Unless it has recently been dropped or the screen cracked, the LCD power drive circuit has failed. Your batteries sound OK if it is taking pictures. 2 and a half years is not an unreasonable life for this camera. I would spend my money and time working toward a new one rather than repairs. Sometimes you can find one on Ebay for parts and may be worth a purchase but don't waste anything on a factory repair. Taking them apart and replacing components is not that difficult and procedures can be obtained online from digital camera REPAIR FORUMS.
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My LCD dose not display anything. If I take a picture nothing shows up at all only a black screen. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H5 is about 2 and half years old. Please help and many thanks My shutter button has popped off and I use a chair pin and tape. It works ok but you do not get the half press focus option only staight to picture.
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