Article ID : 00114785 / Last Modified : 10/10/2018

Nothing appears on the monitor when you press the ON/OFF (Power) button and turn the camera ON.

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Check the monitor display settings.

  • Models with a LIVE VIEW/OVF switch
    Confirm that the switch is not set to OVF.
    If the switch is set to OVF, set it to LIVE VIEW.

  • Models with a FINDER/MONITOR (LCD) switching button
    Press the switching button and check if the display appears on the monitor.

    NOTE: If you turn the camera off with the display mode switched to Viewfinder, the camera will stay in this mode when you turn it back on.

  • Models other than the above
    While looking into the viewfinder, check the FINDER/MONITOR setting on the menu.

If the issue is still unresolved, the product may need servicing.