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

Horizontal lines I have a Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80.  When I look at the screen to take a picture, everything looks fine.  Video setting works fine too.  But, when I take a picture, there are horizontal lines all the way across the whole screen on every picture on every setting except the video as I already stated.  Please let me know what this means.  Thanks for your help.


Answers :

Hi

It sounds like the aperture in your lens is stuck open and the pictures are overexposed. Try a lower light setting, do the pictures look alright? If so it's the aperture, and the lens will need to be replaced. If the camera is still in warranty call Sony and send it in for repair.

A couple other solutions would be to either buy a defective camera online and\015\012make one good camera from the two if you can do that sort of thing\015\012yourself, or secondly have it repaired by somebody.

Don't bother\015\012trying to send the camera to Sony if it is out or warranty (though you can call them and verify\015\012what I'm about to say) because they will want $150+ to do the repair\015\012for you. Parts are not cheap to buy from them.

I know of\015\012one very affordable digital camera repair business... because I own it.\015\012The name is Darntoothysam, feel free to check us out, we are on that\015\012big auction website also (I don't plug their name for free), our seller\015\012ID is 'darntoothysam'. If you Google "darntoothysam" you will find us.

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