>My camera's firmware is up to date - A 1.00, B1.01, L 1.004. >I have not been experiencing the problem that Nikon's update >from B1.00 to B1.02 was released to fix. >It appears that the "problem" I have been >experiencing is not actually a problem - it's simply the >camera behaving as intended. I had not expected both the menu >and playback functions to become unavailable when the buffer >was full and remain that way until it had cleared. I had not >paid too much attention to one of the implications of moving >to a high resolution camera - massive files taking a lot of >processing. I upgraded from a D200 and had not run into this >issue previously. >Given all the advantages of moving to full frame and the great >features on the D800, I can easily live with the longer file >processing times; however, some faster cards are on the >horizon.
I just purchased my camera about two weeks ago and never experienced this issue. My firmware reads: A1.00, B1.01, L1.006