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

My d40 won't take pictures

\015 Sometimes (and it happens when you least expect) my camera won`t take\015\012pictures. It says that everything is ok ( green light is on in the\015\012viewfinder, I hear the beep, just like it is ready to take the shot)\015\012but it won`t take the picture, even in "M" mode or manual focus. I\015\012repeat: it does that sometimes but it`s very frustrating. The camera is\015\012one month old. I`ve looked in all the settings, i`ve reset it and it\015\012didn`t get any better. It is not the first dslr that I get my hands\015\012on... Please help me. I don`t want to send it to service to leave it\015\012there for a long time... Thanks\015

Answers :

Try Blow cleaning the Memory card slot ... sometimes dust does that
Same problem: I've had my Nikon D40 for two years now, I bought it second hand. I recently encountered the same problem as everyone mentioned. My camera will not take pictures, there is no error sign and everything looks normal. When I press the button to take a photo, it'll tell me that the subject is too dark or the lense will focus but will not take a photo. We last used the camera when it was snowing but the camera worked fine in the snow. The problem didn't occur until a couple days after our trip.
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