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Unable to record images

The picture in the viewfinder (optical and screen) is a series of coloured lines from top to botton which move as the camera is moved across the subject. If I shoot this distorted image, no picture is recorded. Can you help?

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Have had a similar issue with images on my 5700. Contacted Nikon lidcombe NSW, they said they would replace CCD as recall. Try contacting service dept direct at your local distributor, I found them only too happy to help.

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This appears to be a processor problem There is I am afraid no user remedy. Depending on the age of the camera, it is possible that it has been subject to a recall because of defective CCD's- Now get onto Nikon customer support and they will advise you accordingly. They may price a repair - which will be truly astronomical if they do ,so be ready for it.

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