Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?
D40 Flash didn't work
\015 Had it for about 1 mo and the flash would not pop up. I popped it up on my own and now it works fine and pops up on its own. Should I still take it back or will it be ok now. Why would it not pop up before? It clicked but never popped up. \015\012Thanks\015
Seems to me that this is some kind of fault with the camera design\\
i would get a different model
i would get a different model
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