Having problems with your Nikon Digital Cameras ?

I've had my Nikon D90 about 3 weeks. It's humid outside today and I used it. I worked fine at first and then the lcd monitor went grey. I cannot view any photos and of course the video function is now not working as a result. What to do????????

Answers :


I am sorry to hear regarding the problem. This is really common problem on most of the Nikon models. Go online, Search the same on google and you would find many reviews.

Unfortunately, there is no Specific User Fixable Solution. You need to send it to repair.I could tell you certain tricks, that had worked for many people. Use it wisely.We would not be responsible for any damage. These tricks are taken from reviews sent by many people facing the same issue.

1. Turn OFF the camera. Pull out the Battery. Let it be for few minutes and again put the Battery in and ON the camera.

2. If there is any Reset button, Press that and check, if that improves the situation.

3. Elbow Technique :-

Read the following steps once and make sure you understand before action.

(1) Load your camera with a freshly recharged battery.
(2) Switch on to see if it's working and still without the real time screen.
(3) Switch it off, and hold it tight in you palm with the LCD facing inward.
(4) Now, with you palm up, you should be able to see the model name under the lens and the flash.
(5) While holding the camera and aiming at the model name, raise your other hand with the fist next to your ear.
(6)\015\012Match the aim as describe in(4) to the aim of your elbow 's protruded\015\012part and make practice moves. Yes, you're going to smack it
to your elbow.
(7) When you are ready, try first not to hit your elbow too hard once.
(8)\015\012Switch the camera on to check. If you have the 'Screen' now,\015\012congratulation! If not, repeat (4) to (8) but with a stronger impact
Force. You might have to try more times until your elbow could not take the sore.

4. Update the Firmware. Also, pull out the memory card and see, if that would help you.

Unless need to send it for repair. If under warranty, there would be no Cost unless ready to pay around 100 bucks to them.

Let me know, if need further assistance.

Hope i helped you.

Thanks for using ' Fixya ' and have a nice day!!
The camera has developed a fault and because it is 3 weeks old, return it to the shop to get it fixed or replaced under warranty. If you try to fix it yourself you most likely void your warranty.
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