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LCD monitor doesn't work

I just received my new nikon d80 but unfortunately the lcd monitor is not working , I mean it doesn't open

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  • Anonymous May 23, 2008

    Exactly the same problem here. Autofocus not working either. Camera turns off after 3-4 seconds. LCD screen not working, just black.

  • Outofbusines Oct 08, 2008

    Mine was working, but suddenly stopped. I can't get it to turn on no matter what button I push. I tried a restet...no luck.

  • Anonymous Oct 08, 2008

    I just received my D80 camera, but the LCD moniotr is not working.

  • akilinski Oct 16, 2008

    Suddenly, my LCD monitor doesn't show anything...HELP!!! The green light on the bottom right is blinking and it takes pictures, but nothing is displayed on the LCD - out of nowhere.

  • Anonymous May 11, 2010

    Doesn't open or doesn't turn on?



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I'm uncertain of your problem, but you are aware that the LCD screen on the D80 doesn't open physically as some do.   Also, you will not see any live images on the screen, only after you have taken a shot.

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I have the NIKON D80 and I have lost my menu, I can take pictures but I can not change anysettings. Any sugestion?


You might try shooting with the camera set on manual IF you can read the aperture and shutter speed settings. But, the fact is...if you can't access your menu the camera is one-step from being totally useless. You need to contact Nikon support to see if it might be possible to fix the problem by downloading the current firmware version. Unfortunately, I think his situation will require sending the camera to an authorized Nikon service center for a repair but contact Nikon support first at www.Nion.com.

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Have new Nikon D80 camera which was working OK, but now monitor only works in playback. Have I incorrectly pressed a button or changed a setting to cause this? If yes how can it be restored Many thanks...


heres how to reset it


RESET Find the two buttons with green dots next to them on the top right of the D80. They are the +/- * and AF * buttons. Hold them both down for a few seconds. The top LCD blinks and everything is back to normal.

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How can i used the LCD monitor during taking pictures? as of present i am only using the viewfinder? pls help me set my cam...


The D80 does not have the LiveView feature to allow using the LCD monitor for taking the picture. Nikon introduced this feature with the D3 and D300, which came out well after the D80. You have to use the viewfinder.

Sorry if this wasn't the answer you wanted to see, but that's just the way this camera works.

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I just got my new Nikon D80 but cannot get the LCD screen to light up. Where do I find the setting or the LCD screen to have it on while shooting pictures?


The D80 does not use the LCD screen to take images. The screen is only used to review images and use the menu system to check or change camera settings. When shooting, you need to use the viewfinder above the screen.

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In the mountains, are you subjecting the camera to wide swings of temperature or humidity? These could cause your symptoms.

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LCD on - view image prior to taking photo


The feature you are referring to is called "Live View mode".

This is NOT available on the Nikon D80, and was only introduced on the D90, which is available now.

Live View mode allows you to use the LCD screen as your view finder instead of using the eyepiece, but unfortunately, this feature is not available in your model.

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Monitor does not show images in focus


Impossible. The D80 is an SLR which means there is a real shutter curtain blocking the imaging array, essentially 'blindfolding' the array.It cannot see the image until the shutter is opened. Nikon just introduced a new SLR that can do live view mode, if you want to spend a couple of grand.

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