Having problems with your Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens ?
Memory card wiped clean
\015 I purchased my D80 on 07/03/08 fitted with a 4mb memory card.I Have used the camera since then no problem.However 2 weeks ago I took some shots whilst on holiday in France I then put the camera back in my camera bag under the seat of my car.A couple of days later I took out the camera again and the letters CHR appeared in the control panel where normally the number of exposures are shown. Also when I tried to view previous photographs the words THIS CARD CAN NOT BE USED were shown.I phoned my camera shop in manchester to see if they could help they suggested I fit a new card which I have now done and the camera is working fine again.When I returned home I took my camera into my dealer who put the card into their computer and said the card had been wiped clean.I have lost around 400 images from 2 holiday destinations as a result.When the camera was placed under the seat of my car I placed a sat nav next to it which was turned on could this be the cause? my camera dealer says no but I am not so sure.If they are right then I am very worried that this problem could happen again please advise\015
Your camera dealer was very right.
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