Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera ?

My cybershot camera has no display only display white screen

\015 My cybershot camera has no display on lcd screen only display white screen what could be the cause of this?\015

Answers :

I fixed the camera myself as follows:

1. Hold camera firmly in left hand
2. Smartly rap front of camera with knuckles of right hand on the "Cyber-shot" logo.

It worked, now the LCD is working again for free.
White LCD screens are almost 100% a problem with the lens ribbon cables where they plug into ribbon holders on the main circuit board of the camera. The flat ribbon cables either get misaligned over time or the pressure plate that secures them in place has become loosened. The "slap in the hand" trick is just a physical readjusting of the holder or ribbon cable. It doesn't take much to get it back in shape. Many times it takes a dozen slaps to get it to reseat itself correctly so don't give up after one or two.
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\015\012If you need to crack the camera this picture may help you. Each camera is a bit different but this is an DSC-S600. The common part is the lens assembly has two flat ribbon cables that need to be connected to the main circuit board. The dark pressure plates can be pryed opened with a small flat screwdriver or even your fingernail. Remove the cable and wipe with your fingers to clean any dirt off of them and reinsert them fully and straight. Secure again with the pressure plate and put the camera back together again.
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