Nikon Coolpix P100 Troubleshooting
Released 2/5/2015. Troubleshooting guide for the display screen and buttons for the Nikon Coolpix P100.
- Broken or Sticky Button(s)
- The Camera Will Not Turn On
- There Are No Sounds Coming From The Camera
- The Display Screen is Malfunctioning
Broken or Sticky Button(s)
The button(s) will not respond no matter how many times it is pressed.
Make sure that the button is not stuck.
Make sure that the power button is turned on.
The button(s) is stuck. When you press the button down, it does not come back up.
Try wedging small materials between the edges to get the button to release.
The button(s) is physically sticky to the touch. This be due to a beverage spill.
Make sure the device is turned off. Use warm, soapy water on a soft lint-free cloth and slowly clean around the sticky buttons.
The Camera Will Not Turn On
There is a missing or malfunctioning battery
The battery could be missing from the camera, which would prevent the camera from turning on. The battery might be malfunctioning and it might be need to be replaced.
There a loose internal connection to the power button
If the battery is known to be good, there is a possibility that the camera internal connection that connects the power to the power button is loose.
There Are No Sounds Coming From The Camera
There is a loose internal connection to the speaker
If the camera loses it's sound, there is a possibility that the internal connection between the camera motherboard and the speaker is loose.
The Display Screen is Malfunctioning
The display screen is cracked
It is best to replace the screen.
The display screen is not turning on
Make sure that the device power is on.
Make sure that the battery of the device is charged.
Make sure you have a battery in the device.
The display screen is flickering
If you open up the camera, make sure that all the internal connections are properly attached to the display screen.