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Old 03-21-2011, 02:24 PM
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Here are the first pics from my P41 homebrew but the camera seems to have a problem. The display screen on the camera is white. It still seems to take pics but with the screen now being white, I can't change the camera settings.







Blessings.....Pastorjim
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Old 03-21-2011, 04:39 PM
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Hope you get the poblem with the screen fixed PJ. Sounds like the guys over on AT have you pointed in the right direction.
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Old 03-21-2011, 06:05 PM
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Very nice pictures. Thanks for sharing.
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Old 03-21-2011, 07:03 PM
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daytime pics are great! hopefully you figure out whats going on with the screen and get it fixed
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Old 03-22-2011, 11:26 AM
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Hey great pics PastorJim!! hope you get the screen issue figured out
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Old 03-29-2011, 09:27 AM
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Most likely the ribbon for the lcd needs to be cleaned.
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Old 03-29-2011, 10:43 AM
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Very nice pics Jim..
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Old 04-04-2011, 09:03 AM
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Pics look good. hope you got the screen thing figured out
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Old 04-08-2011, 12:29 PM
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Pastorjim, did you try the knuckle rap method ?
The reason I ask is I recently bought a supposedly non-working S40 on ebay that had a whitescreen issue. Did a search and a guy suggested turning it off, holding it in one hand and giving the front a good knuckle rap with the other. Seemed to have worked for me as the screen returned to normal, I can now access the menu and has worked fine for about 2 weeks now. Sounds pretty crude and probably not recommended by some, but for me it worked.
From what I have read if I recall correctly, it is usually a torn or misaligned ribbon cable issue, but I could be wrong. Hopefully you have already gotten the advice you need. If not, give that method a try and good luck....don
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