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I have a problem with my Nikon D3100 after an update. Updating went apparently fine but now it won't restart. Nothing happens when I press the "on" button.

What can I do?

[Original question was in French. It is viewable in the edit history if you'd like to see it. ~ @Cullub]

  • Ecrives en Anglaise, S'il vous plait? Toute le StackExchange-monde ne peut parler en Francaise. <-- and that sure includes me! – Carl Witthoft Feb 9 '17 at 14:52
  • @CarlWitthoft, Olivier added a translation 17 hours before you made that comment. – Peter Taylor Feb 9 '17 at 17:13
  • @CarlWitthoft my camera not working Because this update not complet please help me – Tarik El Hezzam Feb 9 '17 at 21:53
  • @PeterTaylor geez, do I need to use the <humor> tag on every comment? – Carl Witthoft Feb 10 '17 at 12:36
  • Did you do the obvious things like checking the battery? And if it's OK, there's a trick that works with some electronic gadgets: remove the battery, wait a few minutes for things to completely shut down, then put the battery back in and see if the camera recovers. – Carl Witthoft Feb 10 '17 at 12:37
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Pull the battery. Put the battery in a charger to make sure it's fully charged. With the battery out of the camera, press and hold the 'on' button for 20 or 30 seconds. Make sure there is a working memory card installed. Put the fully charged battery into the camera. Press the 'On' button. Magic may occur.

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