Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?

Nikon D40x stopped shooting photos.Shutter release button fails to fire. Battery is fully charged. New and formatted memory card. Camera turns on and flash opens but won't take picture. What could be wrong?

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I have the same problem and narrowed it down to my 18-55 lens. It wrks with y 200 mm lens but not the 55mm......so i am getting a new lens.
I have the same problem with my D40. Yes, the monitor and viewfinder are working. It does not work with the flash down.
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