Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?
In auto mode, the button is pushed, clicking sound
\015 Nikon D40: This is a new problem: In auto mode, the button is pushed, clicking sound made, sometimes no flash, sometimes slow shutter speed. Clicking sound is made with each shot and no flash. Any idea?\015
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In auto mode, the button is pushed, clicking sound
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