Having problems with your Nikon D100 Digital Camera ?
My d100 will auto focus but will not shoot
\015 My d100 will auto focus but will not shoo. I am shooting at iso400, jpg fine, during daylight hours. I also have a red lightning bolt in the lower right of the viewfinder and r06 in the led on top. I formatted the card and the battery is charged.\015
Having received no response in over a month, I assume this is no longer a problem.
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