Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?

I have a nikon d40 that works great ewxcept for one day i was taking pictures and all of a sudden the camera would not take a picture in auto or manual and theres a warning sign flashing "r11" where the f-stop should be shown..ive reset the camera, changed the battery, lense, all that, and cannot figure out the problem!


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Slow down your shooting. The "R11" indicates \012that you can take 11 more images before the buffer is full and the \012camera will stop functioning until the images are moved to the memory \012card.
Select a smaller file size. Nikon cameras allow you to select from \012several sizes of JPEG as well as a RAW and a RAW + JPEG file. These \012files vary in size. If you select a smaller file size, the buffer will \012take longer to fill, allowing you to shoot longerTurn off long exposure noise reduction. This function causes the camera \012to expose twice for every image, and this can fill up the buffer quickly\012 as those images are processed and written to the card.\012
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    Slow down your shooting. The "R11" indicates \012that you can take 11 more images before the buffer is full and the \012camera will stop functioning until the images are moved to the memory \012card.Select a smaller file size. Nikon cameras all ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

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