Having problems with your Nikon D5000 Digital Camera ?

Nikon 5000 indicate !"battery cannot be used. Choose battery designated for use in his camera" despite new battery

\015 Besides that it also prompted as "! Clock has ben reset" Camera is not able to ON at all\015

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This is a guess, but the maintenance battery might have failed. There are actually two batteries in your camera. That is why when it is working properly and you remove the battery, you do not loose the time and all the other settings you have made. Although the non-user changeable battery typically lasts for up to a decade, but they can fail sooner. The camera must be opened up to make the change. You need to take the camera to a repairman or call Nikon USA for an RMA so they can change it for you.
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