Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?
Nikon D40 problem, often will not take pictures
\015 Will attempt to take what should be a point and shoot type picture and when I press shutter button it doesn't do anything. Battery is fully charged, memory contains no pictures, plenty of natural light. Playing with the camera I thought I had an answer by setting 18 -55 lens to 18 and it appeared to work for several pictures but 5 minutes later back to original problem. Have used the camera on several trips and not had any problems, I performed a 'reset' function to restore defaults in case I inadvertently changed something but still no solution.\015\012\015\012Chuck\015
\015\012Sounds like your lens might be set to M rather than M/A. Try that and let me know.
\015\012Sounds like your lens might be set to M rather than M/A. Try that and let me know.
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Nikon D40 problem, often will not take pictures
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