Having problems with your Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera ?
The shutter seems to be not responding in time. it sometimes doesnt fire at all,if it does, it takes several seconds
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The shutter seems to be not responding in time. it sometimes doesnt fire at all,if it does, it takes several seconds
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The camera takes several seconds before it can take another shot
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Hello, When I take a picture the camera says wait it is now uccupaied and it takes several seconds before I can make a new picture Lena
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Error 99 This is the second day with the camera and i got a Error 99, i read up on some websites that said to take out battery for a few mins and that resets the error, well it worked. Before I reset it I did take off the lens and put it back on. Now the error seems to be gone. I took the camera out with me to work and it was quite cold in the car so i am hoping that it was the moisture/dew that caused this error. Anyone else have any input on this?
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