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Nikon d40 autofocus
\015 The other day, all the sudden the camera will not autofocus. I can focus manually, but when on autofocus mode, you push shutter button down halfway and the illumination light comes on without focusing and when shutter pressed all the way, the camera does nothing.\015\012\015\012r13, when I press the shutter for auto focus. I have reset the camera etc. Problem still exists, nothing happens in auto but works in manual. any solutions?\015
I have a Nikon D-40 that will not take pictures in Autofocus mode without holding the AE-L/AF-L button. When in Auto mode, the lens focuses, I get the green infocus dot, but the shutter will not fire. I have done a soft reset (Custom Menu) and a hard reset (reset button next to USB port). Same issue. Firmware is A 1.12 B 1.00 . Manual mode works fine. Any ideas?
I don't know if I found a "solution" but toggling once the A/M switch on the lens seems to "fix" it every time. By the way, I never had this problem, not even once, in the two years that I had my D50 with the version I lens. If my eyes still worked like they did 10 years ago I would not have given it up for the bigger screen of the D40....
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Nikon D40 will not take pictures when in autofocus mode
I had a similar problem recently with my D-40 and the 18-135 Nikkor zoom lens. When I put the kit lens back on, it worked fine so it turned out to be a problem with the lens. I took it back to the store and since it is less than a year old they are s ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
Nikon D40 won't autofocus
Which lense are you using?\015\012Non AF-S and non AF-I lenses will not autofocus at all\015\012The old 300 mm f/4 AF has to be put in the M position to focus and it only focuses manually.\015\012\015\012let me know\015\ ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
Nikon d40 18-55mm lens will not auto focus. Switch on lens is on autofocus not manual and shutter button will not depress. Worked over the summer and our 55-200mm lens works fine so it's definitely not the camera. Any repair suggestions? Tried cleaning and still does not autofocus.
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Take the camera back to the shop where you bought it. It's still under warranty, you should get a new one. It sounds defective. ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens
I was using my Nikon D40 at son's baseball game with the 55-200 mm lens & was too close to the fence when zooming since it tapped the fence. Now it makes a squeaky noise when trying to auto focus. It will not take a pic on auto focus but will focus and if I flip the A / M switch on the lens itself over to M it will take a pic.It will take pics fine with the 18 - 55 mm lens. It's nota problem with the Zoom, but with the autofocus. When it attempts to autofocus, it goes thru the extremes of the le
This will need to be fixed , this is common with nikon on there auto focus sensingm you might want to check it into a camera shop and have it repaired or adjusted, other then that I have nothing further at this time to tell you. ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
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Nikon d40 autofocus
I have a Nikon D-40 that will not take pictures in Autofocus mode without holding the AE-L/AF-L button. When in Auto mode, the lens focuses, I get the green infocus dot, but the shutter will not fire. I have done a soft reset (Custom Menu) and a har ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
Nikon d40 autofocus
This happened to me once on a D70... When mounting the lens, make sure it clicks in all the way when turning counterclockwise. Also it may be worthy to note that both the lens AND the camera must be set to autofocus mode ("A" switch set on both lens ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
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My Nikon D40 AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G EDII blah blah will not focus at all. I have put it on manual focus and it only works some of the times then. It will not autofocus. Can you please help me??
Take your camera in and have them fix it under warranty if your warranty is still valid. ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens
When I turn on my Nikon D40 with the 18-55 mm lens set to autofocus I get an error message "Error. Turn Camera off and then on again." If I turn the lens switch to manual, I do not get the error. If I attache my 70-300 mm lens, I get the error regardless of the lens focus switch psition. I have just upgraded the firmware with no improvement.
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Using a Nikon D40 digital slr with a AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200 1:3.5-5.6 G ED lens I was previously able to autofocus bun now am not. Can you suggest reasons why this may be?
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Check if the swithch on to your left on the lens set to 'A'. If it is set to M this will be in manual mode and autofocus does not take place.\015\012If this doesn't help, try removing the lens and re-fixing it firmly and properly.\015\012 ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
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Make sure you have read your user manual and know how to use the camera, including how to use the flash.Go to the menus set all settings to factory settings. Later you can set them the way you want. Make sure all settings are set to make the fl ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens
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Remove lens, clean contacts, reattach lens. Now give it a little wiggle to seat the contacts. Does that help? ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens
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