Having problems with your Nikon D70s Body Only Digital Camera ?

CHA? I don't know a lot about cameras, but my company has a Nikon D70s that I'm using. It stopped taking photos and CHA appears on the screen on top, even when the power is off. It's fully charged so that's not it. I can't find CHA in the manual. Please advise.


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I found this answer on the Nikon web site.

3) Camera displays “CHA” in top LCD.\015\012The camera has detected an invalid partition type or is not working\015\012properly. Reformatting the memory card may allow it to be used. If an\015\012approved memory card causes the camera to display the "CHA" indicator\015\012contact the memory cards manufacturer for assistance.

Please\015\012note that the default disk format used in Windows XP is FAT32 and if a\015\012card is formatted with this setting on an XP system, a D1 series camera\015\012will report "CHA". Reformat the card as "FAT" to use in the D1 series\015\012camera.
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