Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera ?

In shooting mode, lcd is blank, images are blank

\015 In shooting mode, lcd is blank and blank images are being shot even thuogh flash turns on and I try to click using viewfinder. In Play mode, the earlier pictures in my memory card show up on LCD.\015

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I found another user's suggestion and followed it- slapped my camera on myopen palm a couple of times-and it fixed the problem! Needless to say that I will not be buying a sony camera ever again!
I had just bought a new camera because I had the SAME problem but I decided to check the website before I threw it away. Well, I'm so glad I did because I found out that all you need to do is press DISP (display) which is located on the big round button at the bottom of the camera. IT WORKED:) Well, now I have a working camera and will return the one I just bought.
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