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Russell A., Camera and Video Technician
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When I power up my Nikon D5000 it shuts off after about 10

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When I power up my Nikon D5000 it shuts off after about 10 seconds. Also the shutter doesn't do anything. If I power up and use the menu the power stays on until I finish. Any thoughts?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Russell A. replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
Have you reset the camera?
If you power the camera on withe the memory card removed, does it stay on?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The memory card makes no difference. Do you mean resetting by pushing the two buttons but the on/off button?
Expert:  Russell A. replied 1 year ago.
Yes, I am refering to the INFO and the I buttons together.