Having problems with your Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera ?
My LCD monitor won't light up to take a picture but it does when I review those I have taken thru the viewfinder
\015 I turn my camera on and the LCD monitor used to light up so I could focus on my subjects but now it only comes on when I am using menu or changing settings and when I am reviewing pictures I have taken through the viewfinder. I've followed every instruction I can find and no help.\015
Most screens can be turned off for low battery usage. Check battery with tester or have it tested or replace battery and check menu and see if review screen is turned off. Rich
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My LCD monitor won't light up to take a picture but it does when I review those I have taken thru the viewfinder
Most screens can be turned off for low battery usage. Check battery with tester or have it tested or replace battery and check menu and see if review screen is turned off. Rich ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
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