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I read some forums and found that a physical obstruction of one of the contacts could cause that error. Post Number: 3Registered: Jan-06 Posted on Friday, January 13, 2006 - 01:06 GMTBerny, I tried my daughter's card and the same thing happened. Step 6: Go out and shoot great pics! 102 Comments. Usually I get the CHR error message and the playback display shows no image data or sometime just colored lines. weblink

If that still does not work, you may have a problem with the camera and may have to send it in. The comments and forum posts are property of their posters, all the rest 2003-2015 by QD Ideas, LLC. I'm going to order a new reader. Stephen Ouellette Bronze MemberUsername: FishlawPost Number: 11Registered: Nov-06 Posted on Thursday, April 19, 2007 - 15:49 GMTIf Berny's suggestion doesn't work, reformat the card in your computer and try it in

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That should at least eliminate the cards as the issue. Reply by carol 2012/03/07 In case anyone is still looking at this, talked with Nikon today, the part number is actually 1C998-634 (number transposed above). They were microscopic. Very curious.

Now everything is back to normal using any of my other memory cards too. I had also previewed the images in the camera's LCD display that very evening. Search on Dgrin Forums Home Gear Cameras Accessories Digital Darkroom Flea Market House of Canon Nikon D70 Says Cha Thanks so much in advance.

Brian Carey Cool, just what I needed thanks! Nikon D70 Format Card In Camera Find More Posts by greenpea Dec-27-2007, 02:40 PM #5 BRATCH OP What I want, when I want Join Date: May 2007 Location: West Kentucky Posts: 45 Quote: Originally Posted by HarveyMushman ps cool this forum is still alive! http://photo.net/nikon-camera-forum/00Hx6Y?start=10 Or maybe it wasn't fixed and Nikon doesn't know how to fix it.

I would explain more, but I have two basketball games to shoot with this ailing camera in about 45 minutes so I gotta run. Nikon D70 Troubleshooting I have had my D70 for almost 3 years without problems, I take an average of 2000+ photos a month. They appeared to be well soldered but they are insanely tiny solder joints so its really hard to know for sure. It's not exhibiting the 'flashing light of death' problem, which Nikon said would be fixed free of charge if it turned out to be the same component, but they didn't think

  • I turned the camera off and then turned it back on and everything was relatively cool.
  • David Kirk I hope you just need a new card.
  • Please respond, just confused and trying to figure out the best solution.
  • Follow instructions as if upgrading, and just reinstall the same version 2.0A and 2.0B.
  • He found that the force of the card going in and out in conjunction with poor manufacturing creates cold solder joints from the pins to the board.
  • Just out of curiousity why did you switch from the 350D to the D70?
  • The camera runs fine with the other card, and all's well on the D70 front.
  • There are several issues with the d70/70s and that CHA message.
  • For automatic use this must be in the locked position.

Nikon D70 Format Card In Camera

All I can say is give this a try? Leave your Comment right now: by James 2010/12/27 Patric B's advice on this forum on 2008/11/24 was extremely helpful. Nikon D70 Cha I think Nikon stopped using this type of card in the newer cameras. Nikon D70s Memory Card Problems Here are my questions: Let's say it's not the memory cards, what is the problem then?

He said to disconnect the bottom end of the back panel ribbon cable rather than the back end. have a peek at these guys It wouldn't format, and just kept giving me this "FOR" message, and I can't take any pictures, obviously. Judy M.Unregistered guest Posted on Sunday, February 12, 2006 - 18:08 GMTI've had my D70 for a year and a half and had no problems until this morning when the green Unlike the back panel, this connector has a black flap to hold the ribbon in place. Nikon D70 This Card Cannot Be Used

For those not brave enough to attempt the repair then consider my comments below. Reading mode: Light Dark Login | Register NewsReviewsArticlesBuying GuideSample ImagesVideosCamerasLensesPhonesPrintersForumsGalleriesChallenges Forum indexNikon DX SLR (D40-D90, D3000-D7200) TalkChange forum Nikon D70 "CHA" Error Started May 8, 2007 | Discussions thread Shop cameras Faye Stormer New memberUsername: Shutterbug7Pennsylvania U.S.A. check over here But I was getting a fair number of "Image Contains No Information" messages, maybe one or two per filled CF card.

Any ideas? Nikon D70 Manual previously i had pressed the menu button a couple of times to see the non-moving hourglass. Then there is the "cha" error message.

i've recharged the already full battery.

Thank you Stephan and others for taking the time to share things learned. Normally in a situation like this I would blow it off, but I'm not a big fan of shooting a ballgame or whatever only to find that some of the photos Reply by James 2014/11/11 AH, now I can understand the problem of cold solder joints. Nikon Error Codes Just sent back the camera for repair again.

I need help. What does that mean? Reply by eric 2012/02/26 Great instructions - 2 pins were bent on mine too and I was only able to see it once the CL reader module was out. this content They are both in red.

Check your manual on how this is done. I got several quotes, beware of shops claiming to do them as they will often just send them off themselves and add a cut on top. Nikon wants me to send the camera in, but I don't want to give up just yet. Can now read card but the LCD screen is black.

Also that it wasn't particular to just me, being as I am relatively new to this and just recently lost my mentor and BEST and ONLY SOURCE for anything I needed I would explain more, but I have two basketball games to shoot with this ailing camera in about 45 minutes so I gotta run. If anyone knows of some good CF Data recovery services who work on the hardware level, I'd be quite interested in them. Good luck.

JPS 01-07-2006,06:40 PM #10 K1W1 View Profile View Forum Posts Senior Member Join Date Aug 2005 Posts 6,931 Try taking the lens of and cleaning the contacts then reinstalling it.