Having problems with your Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens ?

Nikon D40 Monitor blank when shooting picture. Viewfinder OK

\015 Monitor blank when shooting picture. Viewfinder OK, picture OK, information display OK. Tried resetting - no good. Tried changing display times - no good. Any ideas?\015

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While using slr cameras u always see in the viewfinder bcuz slr is a single lence refleime u can see the picture after shoot by clicking on play back option this is a feature of an slr camera
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