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Dark monitor when i turn the camera on the flash pops up inmediately, the monitor is dark, i can take pictures but nothing appears on the monitor. i can not see the pictures i've taken. the battery is charged, it seems to be working correctly but "says nothing". thankyou for your help. MAGDALENA

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  • medelein Feb 01, 2008

    oh, no ! i know that. the thing is that when you use the monitor/play button nothing appears, i mean the monitor is dark all the time no matter what button you use. another thing: it sounds and moves as soon as you turn it on as if it was focusing. should i reset it?

  • medelein Feb 01, 2008

    yes i know. thank you very much. i just reset it and it seems to be doing ok.

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Since the D40X is an SLR, (single lens reflex), it is not possible to use the LCD monitor to frame your pictures before they are taken.

To view what your images look like after you have taken them, you need to use the 'monitor/play' button marked with a rectangular box

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    Kevin Pettit Feb 01, 2008

    Couldn't hurt, Nikon service is the next option if that doesn't work. You would be surprised at the number of folks that do think SLR's work like the point and shoot digitals

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