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Nikon D70 will not power on after the lens was changed~

We changed the lens on out D70 Camera, and when we went to turn the power on nothing happened. Blank screen, no error messages. We took the battery out and charged it, but the same thing happened.
Any ideas?
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  • Gary Miller
    Gary Miller May 11, 2010

    Is there any indication of power ? Like the " -E- " in brackets on the top LCD - or any display ? Have you tried taking the second lens off ?

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Is this a new or different style lens? You may not have it all the way on and aligned - try removing it again. Just remember to always turn off the camera before removing the lens or the SD card. Malfunctions are sure to follow if that happens. Try resetting the camera by holding down the two buttons on the top with the green dots for longer than 2 seconds (that works with the D80) The camera will not come on if the lens is not "on".
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