Having problems with your Nikon Coolpix S1 Digital Camera ?

Red hand My camera is not working. A red hand is blinking on the upper right side and the display is black. How can I fix this to be able to take pictures again?


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I got on to the Nikon website about this problem and I was advised that it was caused by the flash being switched off. I hadn't realised that the flash could be turned on or off - though itt was automatic. Anyway I restored all settings to default and the flashing red had disappeared.

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