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Can't see anything but black

When I turn on my camera all I see on my display no matter inside or out is black. Batteries are new. There is something red flasshing on the right bottom corner that kind of looks like a clock reading 9:00. Can't figure it out.

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  • PabloB Dec 21, 2007

    My screen freeze is a little different - the left third is two shades of black and the remainder looks like part of a sky shot with a tree branch. I was just using my internal memory and pushed it to the limit. Sometimes, I can see part of the menu but never well enoughg to try formatting or deleting. When I hook up to computer, the camera says all the pictures are write protected.

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Very common fault with this model. It is the CCD sensor that is faulty . Inquire with Nikon if their existing policy of repairing cameras with CCD sensor faults free of charge covers this model I believe it does ( also see attached pic of sensor from a Canon camera which looks and performs like yours )

Posted on Sep 18, 2007

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