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Russell A., Camera and Video Technician
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Experience:  30 years of experience as a TV station technician gives me a unique understanding of technical equipment issues.
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My Nikon Coolpix P50 digital camera has a problem: The

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My Nikon Coolpix P50 digital camera has a problem: The battery access cover can't be locked shut with or without batteries installed. I was going to simply discard the camera, but thought there might be a simple solution. Can yo?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Russell A. replied 5 months ago.

Hi,

An inexpensive replacement battery door, for this model, with, free technical support (installation instructions) is available at the link below.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Nikon-Coolpix-P50-Battery-Door-Cover-Lid-Repair-Part-DH7392-/371497323612

Please keep in mind that my diagnosis & solutions provided are directly dependent on the accuracy of your description of the problem. As with any "do it yourself" fixes, success is a "team effort", since I can't see or touch the camera, and relies on the customer's manual dexterity and ability to follow the instructions well. If the "do it yourself" approach doesn't work out for you and you need conventional repair, please let me know.

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