Question about Nikon D50 Digital Camera
I am beginning to have problems with my D50 not powering up correctly. At times, I can turn it on and view pictures through the LCD monitor, but it won't take a picture. This is an intermittent problem as it will suddenly begin working again (like the next day AFTER a wedding)! This has happened several times and has caused me to miss some pretty important pictures. It has never been dropped or abused, and has had a fully charged battery when this occurs. I don't know what to do. It is working at the moment and I am reluctant to ship away a functioning camera for repair. It's like taking your car to the shop for a repair because you hear a rattle under your hood, but as soon as the mechanic listens for the rattle it's gone!! Please advise on what I should do. Thanks in advance.
I have the same problem, caused by a small amount of water getting in the command dial slot. If I leave the camera switched on I can push the battery in and out firmly a few times and it comes good. I suspect a dirty film from the water in the contacts. I am trying to get a repair manual to have a go at getting at the contacts to give ithem clean.
I have tried pouring a little methlated spirit in the command dial opening - with the battery out and holding it at an angle to prevent the meth going right through the camera. This hasn't changed the condition.
Posted on Apr 24, 2008
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Mar 01, 2013 | Nikon D50 Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens
Nov 27, 2012 | Televison & Video
Dec 04, 2007 | Nikon D50 Digital Camera
Dec 01, 2007 | Nikon D50 Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens
Aug 16, 2007 | Nikon D50 Digital Camera
Jul 02, 2007 | Nikon D50 Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens
Jan 18, 2007 | Nikon D50 Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens
673 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: