Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?

Pink Screen My nikon took 2 pictures the other day and then the rest were pink. I took the memory card out and purchased a new one, but it is still doing the same thing. It now will flash but will not advance to another pink slide. I am lost without my camera. Any suggestions would be of great help.


Answers :

It sounds like a firmware problem. I would suggest contacting Nikon and asking if they released an update that you were not aware of.
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