Question about Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens
The camera turns on as normal but when I try to take a shot it will not function. The battery is fully charged and the camer is set on automatic. The flash will pop up but the shutter will not click.
I fixed it!! Turn the lens to Manual mode (moving to M). Twist the very tip of the lens till it unlocks.
If you twist the lens on the end far enough on the end to the right you will find it "locks". This is what is causing the screeching sound,, it's locked and can't auto focus. Twist the very end to the left till it releases. This fixed it for me.
Posted on Nov 27, 2008
When you pusht o take a photo does it display an error on the top screen? make sure the lens is locked in including checking the ring on the lens next to the camera base.
Posted on Jan 01, 2008
Mine was having the same issue i just ready solution #1 and it worked!! thanks so much
Posted on May 01, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 05, 2016 | Nikon CoolPix 900 Digital Camera
Nov 07, 2011 | Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm...
Jun 21, 2010 | Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm...
Mar 13, 2010 | Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm...
May 13, 2009 | Nikon D40x Digital Camera
May 01, 2009 | Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm...
Apr 02, 2009 | Nikon D40x Digital Camera
4,453 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!