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How do you read a used nikon F5 camera body serial number for year of manufactor date?


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Please let me know the nikon d700 which serial number is 2296482 product background ? Thanks! Is this one was bought on April 5 this year from Amazon by Mr.Steve wasserman? I bought the camera body from him but there is no receipt, I need the receipt for the one year warranty fro Nikon. Thanks! Chun Chi An


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I have a nikon coolpix s4. I have used a Kodak sd 256mb memory card for years which has worked fine. I am going on a trip and wanted more memory and got a 4gb memory card. When I insert the card into the camera it reads "this card cannot be used." Why can't I use the card?


The S4 uses SD cards. Your 4GB card is actually an SDHC card and thus will not work in the S4. You will need to stay with cards 2GB and smaller. ... Nikon Coolpix S4 Digital Camera

I need help to set up my Olympus SP-600UZ camera digital. I already have the USB cable hooked up to the computer and to the camera. The computer read that the camera was ready for use. When I disconnected the cable and went to the menu on the camer. The year time and date was blank. So, I am at a loss.


How do I take action shots ? I have the Olympus SP-6000UZ\015\012I want to take photos of moinb objects like baseball I want to snap movement ... Olympus SP600UZ Digital Camera

I have an old Canon AE-1 ser# 2219631 on the top of the body and another code inside that is : W522. Just wondering what the numbers mean. Trying to date the camera and see where that serial number falls in the manufacturing chain. Thank you, Russ


You could enter the model into Wikipedia and you could get some info about what months or years that model was manufactured. As far as pinning down any further than that, you'd have to contact Canon. ... Canon Digital Cameras

My nikon camera got stolen and i want to know if i give use the serial number if use can track it down


FixYa cannot do so. Please contact your local law enforcement authorities and give them the information. You might also want to contact your insurance agent. ... Nikon Digital Cameras

When I put the memory card in the camera it says 'cannot read' it. How do I format the card? I know it has the right 'size' memory. The memory card I am using is the same one I used a few months ago and I saved the pictures I took to a computer and erased the pictures off the card. Now as soon as I turn the camera on it says 'This card cannot be read'. Im frustrated as there is nothing in the manual that seems to get my camera working again. I have only had it for a year. Please HELP!


Do not use the computer to erase the card. This is the reason your camera no longer recognizes the card. Now you need to format the card in the camera to get it to work properly. ... Digital Cameras

I have a JVC Everio HDD camcorder, model number gz-mg330rex which is approx 2 years old. The camera has had little use, been well looked after and carefully stored. Recently I went to use the camera using battery power and the camera would not switch on, so I tried the camera with the mains lead and it worked fine. I assumed there was a problem with the battery , so I bought a new battery from JVC. When I tried the new battery the camera would still not turn on. Do you have any ideas what could


Please check battery connector terminals in camcorder that might be clogged or corrosion on it. Clean it and try.If problem still remain, most probably internal fuse is blew off on main board of camcorder. Qualified camera tech is required to r ... JVC Digital Cameras

I have a nikon d70 digital camera with which I have shot a few thousand exposures. A number of what seem to be minor software errors have been cropping up. For instance: I can't get the camera to "beep"; I can't format the memory cards using the 2 button system - I have to go through the menu setup; I can't select certain of the image quality options using the "quality" button - I have to go thru the manu. Certain numbers come up unreadable on the control panel. The above problems do not stop


Hi,\015\012 Sounds like you have a hardware issue and not so much a software problem...\015\012Try: removing battery and lens leave off for a few days.\015\012put in a newly charged battery and different lens...\015\012turn on ... Nikon Digital Cameras

I have the Xacti camera.. I am using the soft wear that came with the camera.. i am trying to get a file downloaded to aDVD but need "* Serial Number (Please enter the Serial Number found on the paper which comes with the CD.)" I cant find the CD because it been months since I installed it. but need a special download to do it.. HELP


The best idea here would be to contact the manufacturers website and request a new serial number. ... Digital Cameras

NIKON CAMERA I WILL HAVE MY NIKON CAMERA COOLPIX 6.0 ONE YR IN A WEEK OR SO. IT HAS NEVER BEEN DROPPED, HARDLY USED. ALL OF A SUDDEN MY I CAN'T READ MY SCREEN. I TURN IT ON AND I CAN'T READ ANYTHING OF THE SETTINGS.


Know problem call nikon and have them fix it... ... Digital Cameras

Battery Have had my Nikon for about 3 years, no problems till couple months ago. Used camera for vacation then did not use it for about a month. Battery was fully charged when put away. Got it out and battery was dead. Charged battery, put it in the camera and shows only 1/3 charged? Put it back on the charger, checked the connections, retried in camera, same thing. Ordered a new battery did the same thing, charged it, same thing. Put original back in and suddenly full charge and able to use my


Might be the camera's battery terminals, not the battery itself. Take a qtip and some isopropyl aclohol and clean the terminals in the battery well of camera. ... Nikon D3000 Digital Camera

Overheat I have owned the Digital Rebel XT (Black Body) for three months now and have found what may be a serious problem for anyone wanting to use this camera out-of-doors in direct sunlight. The temperature specification on the camera reads 32 to 104F. This is NOT ambient temp. This appears to be internal temp of the camera. Using the camera in ambient temperatures above 90F with the camera in direct sunlight causes the case (and internal temp) to rise to a staggering 120F in only 25 minutes.


I have the same Canon Digital Rebel XT black body with 28-55 lens camera and just spent a week in Bryce, Zions and Grand Canyons at over 95 degrees in direct sunlight, taking a little over a thousand pictures and never had a problem, I wonder if it i ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

When I connect my camera to my computer, it appears to be empty. I have over 1000 photos on it which show on the camera screen, but the computer sees none. I have even tried downloading the drivers and 'Nikon transfer' package from the disk that came with the box. I am using windows xp. Why does my computer not read the camera? When I open the S52 folder in my computer, there are no files. When I then press 'get pictures from camera' it says that the camera is in use. What am I doing wrong?!


First of all, why on earth would you keep 1000 pics on the memory card? They are not meant for storage....they can be easily corrupted and you could lose your pics. You need to get a card reader and use it to download your pics. Then, format the card ... Nikon COOLPIX S52 Digital Camera

I just bought this camera at a yard sale. It did not come with a disk. The model number is ST15R-VP. Serial number is 000-008-1141. I would like to know what type of camera it is and how I can get a disk to download pics to my computer from camera. Can I use this camera at another store like wal-mart photo center to make copies?


If it has a "Super Disc" drive, it will use regular 3 1/4" dicks or Super disks. The regular will hold about 15 pics and the superdisks will hold up to 75. The superdisks will need a special drive unit installed into the PC. ... VuPoint Digital Cameras

Nikon coolpix S51 camera with 2GB Ocz card. Card works fine in the camera and PC can read fine from the camera thru USB connection. But when I put the card in card reader Windows XP sees the card but says that it is not formatted and asks if I want to format it now. Nikon transfer does not see the card either. Should I format it in Windows first and then use it in the camera?


Try formatting it w/ windows first the try it in the camera, if it wont work, the camera & your computer might be using a different file formats ... Nikon Coolpix S51c Digital Camera

I am a 70 yr. old man. My children gave me a Finepix S1500 camera for my birthday. I would really like to start using the camera however I seem to have misplaced or lost the quick start users guide as well as the C/D and full users manual.Can you replace these items for me? Product serial number 9SA08013 F FX-S1500-US C Product code number 4547410086751 Bar code number (factory) 0 74101 48414 4


USB driver (software) and user manual can be downloaded in computer from Fuji Camera Support website.Please click USB Driver to download and instal ... Digital Cameras

I received a canon powershot as a gift last year and am just now really starting to use it. The pictures seem fine, but the it seems like I am frequently requested to put in the date and time (i.e. about every 2nd or 3rd time I turn the camera on). Is there somethign I can do to get the camera to retain the date and time? It is sort of annoying that I can't turn it on and take a picture quickly since it won't let me take one until I have entered the date and time. Also, I don't think it is stamp


There is a button battery in your camera (CR1220) that remembers the date and other settings when you remove the main batteries. It probably needs to be replaced. It's in a slide-out holder next to the AA batteries (see page 184 in the manual). ... Canon PowerShot A590 IS Digital Camera

Each time I remove the battery from my Nikon CoolPix 4300, the clock returns to a default of 2002 (in the LCD window the date shows as 000000. Each time I use the camera I have to reset the clock and date. I left the battery in the camera over night to see if the clock battery would take a charge and maintain the date and time the next time I removed the battery. No such luck. It returns to default. Is this a problem I can correct on my own?


Go to the support section of the Nikon website and e-mail one of their tech people with your problem...I'm sure they can solve it. ... Nikon Coolpix 4300 Digital Camera

Good evening, I have a DSC F717 serial no 1749705. I lent this camera to my son some years ago and had it returned recently. As I tried to relearn my way around the camera I discovered that the image as seen both through the eye piece and on the display appeared to be stripey a bit like a night shot of car tail lights. The image is unclear. My son has not been using the camera for some years, possibly , and it was stored in his roof space. Any thoughts Please. Drew Wigham


Hi,This is known problem of ccd imager chip failure in DSC-F717 camera and ccd imager chip will be replaced to get correct live view in camera mode to take fresh picture.Sony offers free of cost ccd imager chip replacement till Marc ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-F717 Digital Camera

My camera worked fine one day, then it was in my purse. When I went to use it the light was on and the screen said there was a lens error. Everytime I try to turn it on now it makes a grinding noise and refuses to open and then closes completely with the lens error reading For no reason my camera (Nikon coolpix model S210) doesn't want to work with the term "Lens error" and lens won't come out WELL YESTERDAY MY NIKON COOLPIX s210 DIGITAL CAMERA WAS WORKING PERFECTLY FINE THEM I GOT UP TO TAKE P


\012\012try these:-\012\012\012connect it to pc and on it\012vaccum the barrel of lens\012changing mem. card and batt. for 2min. ... Nikon Coolpix S210 Digital Camera

How to learn good ways to use the Nikon D300. I have read the manual, I know about the auto exposures modes, and meterings for focusing, I would like to know where to learn the all the combinations of the dials, for landscapes, sunsets, sports, ect. The camera is new and new books are not yet out on how to use the camera. I know alot about photograghy, and slrs just not this camera. Can you help


I fixed the problem. but to get the answer my plan cost $9.99. ... Nikon Digital Cameras

Each time I remove the battery from my Nikon CoolPix 4300, the clock returns to a default of 2002 (in the LCD window the date shows as 000000. Each time I use the camera I have to reset the clock and date. I left the battery in the camera over night to see if the clock battery would take a charge and maintain the date and time the next time I removed the battery. No such luck. It returns to default. Is this a problem I can correct on my own?


I probably need more details but, it sound like when you remove the battery to recharge it, the clock loses any power it had. Most people have a second battery. When the first battery begins to lose power, they insert the fully charged battery so the ... Nikon Coolpix 4300 Digital Camera

After I take 20 pictures, the camera tell me I have used up my internal memory, but why can I not use my memory 256 card. I just bought a new card because I thought the other one was worn out, but it will not work with this new card. Every time I take my 20 pictures, I have to download on my computer and delete so I can take more pictures. It has not always been this way. I have had my camera for about three years. The number on the back of my camera is: KCXJB8-1900324. It is a 120/5x Z00M


Hi.Most cameras have a setting to select between internal memory and memory card. Detais on how to access the menu depend on camera make and model.The camera may go automatically into internal memory save mode if no card or an inval ... Digital Cameras

Display reads "unable to use card. format? yes no." I've had the camera a few years now and never had this problem. I have: 1. tried to format but it still gives the same message 2. tried several other cf and memory stick with same result 3. these same cards still have all the same picture files 4. I checked the troubleshooting in manual I have always enjoyed using this camera and wonder it it can be fixed or if I need to shop again.


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