Having problems with your Nikon COOLPIX P4 Digital Camera ?

Blank screen The screen is blank except for the menu's. If I try to take a picture it comes out blank, even if I upload it to my computer.



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Try resetting the camera..\015\0121.0 Turn off the camera\015\0122.0 Remove the battery\015\0123.0 Leave it for at least 15 min.\015\012\015\012Start again... \015\012\015\012Good luck
If you can play back captured images without any problem then your camera has a faulty CCD sensor. If you can get hold of a new CCD sensor block for this model somehow then you can install it yourself. Otherwise camera has to go to your Nikon agent.
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