Having problems with your Nikon Coolpix 5700 Digital Camera ?

Monitor problem. When I go to take a picture the monitor and view finder is black (black screen) I cannot see anything to even take a picture.


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This problem is addressed by a service bulletin by Nikon., meaning they will fix it for FREE, with or without a warranty! I had 4 of the exact same cameras with the same problem. I sent them all in one box together.. and received my cameras back in 7 days repaired and fully functional. They even professionally cleand each camera for free!

Here is the link to the Bulletin:


I hope this helps!

This may be intentional. Some higher end cameras don't use viewfinders to take pictures, just to review them.  \015\012
\015\012In looking up your camera, it appears that you *can* use the LCD to take pictures.\015\012
\015\012My guess is that the camera's set up to shut off the LCD when you get the camera close to your eye, to take a picture.  Try taking a picture with the view finder from farther away from your face.\015\012
\015\012It's probably a safety feature so you don't go blind from the light on the LCD.
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