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Nikon coolpix 5700 will not turn on and lens is in the out or open position.


Answers :

Try first removing batteries , check the battery slot, ensure that contacts are OK and fit new fresh batteries inside.

If that does not fix the problem, camera stays completely dead with lens out, and there is no way to turn it on, then the internal ribbon cable supplying power to camera boards is probably broken or disconnected, or the main board is faulty.

the camera must be taken apart to fix the problem.
Disassembling the camera may cause more damage if not done by an experienced repairer.

If you want a quote on repair you can call Nikon at the number listed on the owners manual, or get a quote from a third party here: Repair.

If you want to DIY, follow directions on Service Manual available for download here.

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