Having problems with your Nikon D5000 Digital Camera ?

I got my Nikon D5000 three days ago and fiddled with it for a few hours, and now I can't get the auto focus to work, it will only work on manual. Are there any settings which prevent auto focus from working, or any thoughts on how to fix it?


Answers :

If you've set the lens switch to auto focus and if it still doesn't work, probably you need to reset your camera.<br /><br />You can do this by switching on your camera and PRESS and HOLD together the 'info' button near the shutter release button and the 'i' button at the left hand side bottom, for a few seconds. Once the screen appears in the LCD you can check and find your lens auto focusing. <br /><br />I had the same problem and rectified it as mentioned above.
On the side of your lens, there is a switch that can be set on either A or M. Click it to A.
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