Having problems with your Nikon D200 Body Only Digital Camera ?

D200 focussing brackets in viewfinder flicker and jump around

\015 When I look through the viewfinder I can no longer select the position of the focus as the bracket flashes and flickers around from one position to the next.\015\012\015

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I had something similar - it could well have to do with which AF mode you've got selected. Look in the menu.
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