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Nikon Coolpix s3500 Troubleshooting
Released in February of 2013, identified by model 26379.
- The LCD screen would not come on.
- Rear Buttons Issues
- Shutter release malfunction
- Memory card and battery door has become detached from the device
- Flash will not fire
The LCD screen would not come on. ¶
No matter how many times I try to power the device on and off the LCD is still black.
Drained/Bad battery ¶
If the LCD screen is not coming on, the device may be dead.
Connection Issue ¶
If the USB cable is connecting the computer and camera, the LCD screen will not come on.
Charging Issue ¶
If the camera is charging, the LCD screen will be blank.
Rear Buttons Issues ¶
The rear buttons that help navigate through the functions of the camera are not operating properly.
Buttons getting stuck ¶
If the rear buttons become stuck, or lodged, try pushing and pressing in the opposite direction that it is stuck in.
Button has become detached ¶
If the rear buttons fall off the device, the buttons must be replaced.
Malfunctioning buttons ¶
If the rear buttons are not functioning properly, it is possible that the internal mechanism of the button is bad and needs to be completely replaced.
Shutter release malfunction ¶
The device will not allow me to take any pictures because the shutter button is no longer operating properly.
Shutter release button is stuck ¶
If the shutter release button becomes stuck, it could possibly be caused by a build up of dirt. Try to clean out with compressed air.
No operation of shutter release button ¶
If the shutter release button is not functioning at all, it must be replaced.
Memory card and battery door has become detached from the device ¶
The memory card and battery door has detached from my camera and I can not get it back on
Broken memory card and battery door ¶
If the battery door has detached from the camera and can no longer hold the battery into place, then the door must be replaced.
Flash will not fire ¶
I keep trying to take pictures, but my flash will not work.
Flash settings issue ¶
If your flash will not fire, first, check and make sure that the flash is turned on.
Camera modes issue ¶
If you have your camera in the blink proof mode, your flash will not operate properly. Try disabling blink proof and then take your picture.