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Your batteries are worn out and need replacing for new fresh ones. They are charging, but not holding the charge. If they are new, they are fakes or worn out.

You can buy batteries which have a higher capacity, more MaH (milli-amp hour) than your current ones.

Having a quick Google, it is a known problem.

try this ... i had the same problem with the same camera and this fixed it.

remove the battery, and remove the memory card ... then re-install the battery & turn on the camera.

this process seems to reset the camera, if the battery ran too low.

now you can re-install the memory card & battery and resume normal operation.

be sure to check for the small flashing green light on the back of the camera (next to the "flash" indicator symbol). it should be blinking when the camera is charging.

i hope this helps you.

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Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on Feb 10, 2018


Any sand in a compact camera is bad news - repair will be expensive. In your situation, I would continue to use the camera while it still works, and give serious thought to a replacement.

Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on Jul 20, 2017


Hello, I went and researched a few points in the manual and hope this helps to some extent. If this doesn't help, try resetting your camera by removing the batteries for 30 seconds, then reinstalling them and turning on the camera again.
Monitor is blank:
• Camera is off.
• Batteries are not correctly inserted or battery-chamber
cover is not properly latched.
• Batteries are exhausted.
• EH-62B AC adapter (available separately) is not properly
connected.
• Camera is in sleep mode. Press shutter-release button
halfway.
• Monitor is off.
• USB cable is connected.
• AV/Video cable is connected


No picture is taken when shutter release button is pressed:


• Camera is in playback mode.
• Batteries are exhausted.
• Red (!) lamp flickers: flash is charging.
• Green (AF) lamp flickers: camera unable to focus.
• Message "CARD IS NOT FORMATTED" appears in
monitor: memory card is not formatted for use in your
camera.
• Message "OUT OF MEMORY" appears in monitor:
insufficient memory to record picture at current Image
mode setting.

Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on Mar 20, 2017


Ask it nicely this time.

Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on Jun 03, 2016


Same problem here! >_>

I wanted to check my pictures, and it completely frozen, so i took the memory card out but it still is frozen, with the lens out!

help! please!

Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on Apr 23, 2016


ok I figured out how to do it! put the memory card into the camera, then go to view the pictures. Then press the menu button and scroll until you see the copy button. Then you will see the option to copy from camera to card, or card to camera. Press the option to copy from camera to card and press select all....(or whichever pictures you want copied...I wanted all pictures copied). Then voila! it takes a few seconds to copy from the camera to the card, and there you have it! :)

Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on Jan 04, 2015


Always be sure the batteries are charged and suited for your device.
Check contacts of the batteries and in the battery compartment of your device. Dirty or oxidised contacts can be cleaned with a dry cloth, or a cotton swap. Never use sharp tools to clean contacts or anything sharp in or on electronic equipment.
Always charge batteries before using it for the first time, or if you have not used it for a long period. 3 months is a very long period.

Also check if the battery door is closed correct. there is a switch connected to the battery door. If the switch does not work correct, it could be you can't switch on your camera.

Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on Sep 06, 2014


Look at your memory card. SD cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the metal contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card.

Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on Sep 02, 2014


No. The 4600 works with SD cards, 2GB or smaller. It does not work with SDHC cards.

Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on May 25, 2014


No. The 4600 works with SD cards, which max out at 2GB.

Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on May 25, 2014


Perhaps you have an empty battery?
Just remove the battery and try charging it on an external charger. When it is charged, try again. The camera should start with retracting the lens. Perhaps you again should power down and remove the battery for a few seconds after that, but just try it.
Switching of a camera causes it to start again, like a cold boot from a computer.
Monitor your battery, because if the camera shuts down very soon after that, perhaps you need a new battery?

Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on May 08, 2014


I'd recommend that you follow this digital camera photo recovery guide as soon as possible to recover those pictures.

Nikon Coolpix... | Answered on May 07, 2013

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