Having problems with your Nikon Coolpix 8800 Digital Camera ?

Coolpix 8800-I loose connection with the memory card. There seems to be an intermittent contact because it happens sporadically, and I can make it happen by squeezing the hand hold on the camera (the memory card goes inside there). any fixes that you know of?


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Hi there, My name is Rob and I can help you with that.
\015\012You can fix this with no out of pocket cost with a "home remedy" by using a shim.
\015\012Take a very slim object and place it on the opposite side of the contacts (the front side) in between the camera body and the card. You don't want the object to conduct electricity so make it out of either plastic or a thick cloth. Make it so you can easily retrieve it (so you can take the card out) by attaching a small piece of string to the material. You can coil the excess (but not too much) inside the compartment.
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\015\012That will fix your problem. I tried to answer the chat request but it was gone before I could get to it! Anyway, thanks for coming to FixYa for support and if there is anything I can do for you, let me know, I will be glad to help. If you find my answer works for you vote it a fixya! You can still rate this even though you purchased a chat.
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