Having problems with your Nikon D3100 Digital Camera ?

Nikon D3100 built in flash not working

\015 The built-in flash on my Nikon D3100 stopped working. The flash will still pop up but when it is open it doesn't allow you to take pictures. The camera still takes pictures perfectly with the flash mode off. Any suggestions?\015

Answers :

Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Nikon D3100 Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Nikon D3100 built in flash not working


... Nikon D3100 Digital Camera

D90 flash I just bought a new Nikon D90 and I was on a shoot and the built in flash popped up (in bright sun in manual mode) and I cannot get it to stay down. the camera will work but only to 200 shutter speed. if I hold the flash down then it will work at all shutter speeds. Any Ideas on how to get the flash to go down?


I have just fixed this problem on my D90. Go to http://dieselpic.wordpress.com/2010/07/14/d90-flash-wont-stay-down-how-to-fix/ to see how I did it. ... Nikon D90 Digital Camera with 18-105mm lens

My nikon d40 built in flash is not working suddenly. the camera didn't fall. my son took some pictures with it then suddenly the flash stopped firing. everything is ok except the built in flash.the flash lever keeps on clicking everytime i make a shot but the flash is not firing.


... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

Nikon d90 built in flash not working. Can anybody help with this problem please.when I have the camera in the correct modes the flash pops up but doesn't flash,but the pre illuminator does work.there


Your flash is stuck.. you can just manually pull it up and it should work.. I have seen this a hundred times.... don't mangle it but a little squeeze and pull from the front should pop it. ... Digital Cameras

Nikon d200 built in flash not working


... Nikon D200 Body Only Digital Camera

Hello! I own a Nikon d3100 and it's screen doesn't turn up but the flash works and when I am pressing the shutter button it still have the same sound it makes when it was still working normall


... Nikon D3100 Digital Camera

Nikon d 5000 built in flash not working - Nikon D5000 Digital Camera


I have the same problem... how can i solve this? ... Nikon D5000 Digital Camera

Built-in Flash (pop-up flash) does not work at all. Where can I send my nikon d80 digital camera to repair....?


Go to google and search for the Nikon service centre near to you. ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens

Nikon D40 built in flash not working, it seems the the flash will not popup when you take a photo indoors when it should. Has anyboby any idea why and how it can be fixed, and how much would it cost to fix it? Any info welcome.


Check if the flash is by accident set to OFF. ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

I can't seem to turn the flash on my Nikon D70 on! I've been playing around with it for hours and have read through the manual. I've followed the steps clearly, but nothing is working. The previous owner never used the built in flash. Is it possible he put some sort of lock on it???


If nothing else it should pop up when you put the camera in A or M or S and then press the flash button on the side. It might or might not fire, depending on the light available, but it should for certain pop up. When you do this, you should hear a ... Nikon D70s Digital Camera

Some time internal flash does not work in my nikon D3100 camera


When in program and manual mode, you will have to set it to flash. Make sure the circle around the electric bolt on the screen does not have a line through it, and it should work. There is usually a button with the symbol on it somewhere around the l ... Nikon D3100 Digital Camera

Nikon D40 - The built in flash will not ppo-up in auto mode. The only time it works is the manual modes. Are there any settings I don't know about. I'm calling it defective and will return it the store.


With the command dial set to "auto", try to take a shot in low light. The flash should pop up automatically. You can't manually pop it up with the flash button in the auto mode. If it won't pop automatically in low light, then it certainly sounds def ... Digital Cameras

Nikon d90 built in flash not working - Digital Cameras


You'll need to get the built in flash replaced. If the unit is under warranty, Nikon may be able to do this for free. Your best bet is to contact Nikon support:http://www.nikonusa.com/Service-And-Support/index.page ... Digital Cameras

The built in flash is not working in the correct modes.it just keeps clicking.please help.the camera is a Nikon d90


Sounds like the latch is sticky try to carfuly help open it up manuly ... Digital Cameras

WHY DOES MY NIKON D60 BUILT IN FLASH FAIL TO WORK IN DARK SORROUNDINGS AFTER BATTERY CHARGING AND DESPITE HAVING ALL SETTINGS IN AUTO MODE?


HelloThank you for using FixYa for your problemAlways check the batteries first but if is it still giving the same fault, your camera is faulty. It should be taken to an auth ... Nikon D60 Digital Camera with 18-55mm lens

Built in speedlight on nikon d70 has stopped working. The light pops up, but no flash


If flash pops up and doesn't fire, little white pin/lever inside flash has lodged up inside flash casing and needs to be eased from where it is stuck. Careful when opening the flash up to dislodge the white plastic pin/lever, there are tiny wires yo ... Nikon D70s Digital Camera

My nikon D80 built-in flash not work in TTL mode


It may be sensing enough light at your location so the flash does not fire. If you want to force it to fire, make sure the flash icon is selected and also use Auto mode to test ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens

Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens Lcd monitor doesn t work How can I replace the xenon tube in the built in Flash?


You have to disassemble the camera to get to the xenon tube in the flash assembly, get a replacement tube, and unsolder the old one, soldering the new on in (it was soldered on the cameras I have seen). As far as the LCD screen, it could be damaged ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens

Built-in flash does not work - Nikon D7000 Digital Camera


... Nikon D7000 Digital Camera

My nikon d60 was dropped by my sister and now the built in flash isn't working, what should I do?


... Nikon D60 Digital Camera

My Nikon D3100 battery worked fine the first two times I charged it, but now when it's on the charger, the light just sort of flickers instead of flashes, and it wont take a charge, no matter how


I suggest you return it to the shop for a warranty repair or replacement. If you try to fix it yourself you may void your warranty. ... Nikon D3100 Digital Camera with 1855mm lens

Can I use the Vivitar zoom thyristor 3500 flash with my Nikon d3100?


It's safe according to the list at http://www.botzilla.com/photo/strobeVolts.html ... Nikon D3100 Digital Camera

Damage on d3100 built in flash


... Nikon D3100 Digital Camera

Nikon D100 SLR Built in Flash Repair


Allisonsylvi,That's hard to answer until it is seen by the repair person, a reputable repair shop might be able to cannibalize another camera for the pop up flash parts pretty cheap and you just have to pay his hourly rate (the big variable). ... Nikon D100 Digital Camera

Nikon d40 built in flash not firing but it popped up


There is a sensor in there that tells the camera the flash is up you need to take it to a repair shop its not a at home thing ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.2599 seconds