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08-09-2012, 02:12 AM   #1
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Chinese manual needed

I bought for my father in law a K-5 with an english manual. But my father in law only speaks chinese and I can not find a chinese manual for the K-5 in the internet for download.
From where can I get a chinese manual ?


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There might be a PDF on their Chinese site- that's probably your best bet!

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QuoteOriginally posted by Adam Quote
There might be a PDF on their Chinese site- that's probably your best bet!
If all else fails (and I really do mean if all else fails), download the English manual in pdf and then convert to Chinese with one of the electronic translaters, like Bing. I use it the other way to monitor my nieces on Facebook. And what things they get up to!
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Hi Adam,

thx for your reply. The chinese Pentax homepage we checked already and we couldnīt find a chinese Version there
But from different internet pages we know there is one available. But we couldnīt find the download.

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I seem to remember that the classic Chinese Kanji script was adopted by Japan, hence you will be able to download from Pentax Japan a Kanji manual and your father in law should be able to read this. (enough anyway to get going).



I believe the Japs printed the manual in such a way to enable both Japanese and Chinese to read it so they didn't have to print two version of the same thing. I could be wrong though.

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08-09-2012, 06:55 AM   #6
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chinese people only understand a little bit japanese by reading kanji

try this
?? PENTAX K-5??????(??)???.pdf - - Free File Hosting and Sharing, Permanently Save
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I think you can set language to Chinese in camera, you will get everything display in Chinese.

Good luck!
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Please try below.

Pentax K-5 Simplified Chinese

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