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Nikon SB600 flash menu locked.

I accidently got into wireless flash mode in Nikon SB600, and can't get
OUT of it.
Tried pressing on AND mode for several seconds, flash window lights, but nothing happens.
It shows lock, chanel 4 and "R".
Does anyone know how to get out of this and back to operational flash?
Then, a question -- can I use a Vivitar 283 on the D40x hotshoe or is
that wrong voltage?
Appreciate advice. Thanks.

ed61115@yahoo.com

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Nikon hot shoe is rated up to 250V (canon's is rated up to 6V) so you can use almost any tipe of flash, except maybe for old studio flashes.
Vivitar 283 (older versions) is ~200V rated, and much lower on newer versions. It should work.

Posted on May 09, 2008

  • bchendran May 09, 2008

    try resetting the sb600 by pushing "on/off" and "mode" buttons simultaneously for several seconds

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