Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?

Depressing the button, it clicks but doesnt take photo

\015 Sometime when taking a photo the camera clicks and doesn't take the picture. if i turn it off then on, sometimes it works but its random\015

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Go to all your settings in the menus and reset all to default. Then when things are working, set the settings as you like.

Make sure the battery is good and full charged. If not, may cause some problems.
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