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11-04-2013, 10:07 AM   #1
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My K-5 is stuck in flash mode

Hi all, yesterday my k-5 somehow switched into flash mode "flash on" function and I can't get it out of this. I'd like to set it to take high speed photos but the only options that come up when I select the flash button are the flash on options. Any suggestions on how to fix this?

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Are you in 'green mode'? Not all functions are available when the camera is set to that.
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There is a relationship between the shooting mode selected and which flash modes are available.
Starts on page 182 of the manual.
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Duh… pushing the wrong button. Thanks for all your help. Apparently senility has begun.

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