Having problems with your Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens ?

D80 Shutter Release button will not depress at all.

\015 When my wife tried to take a picture, the shutter release buttun would not depress. The camera turns on normally and all the other buttons work fine, but she cannot take any pictures because the button will not depress at all.\015

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What exposure mode(s)? What focus mode(s)? Can you (not your wife) take pictures?
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens

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