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06-02-2019, 08:23 AM   #1
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K-5 led focus points not lighting up

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Iím not sure how or how many led are supposed to light up in the viewfinder, as I canít seem to see any.
Tried afc, afs, and my. Auto 5, 11, and sel.
I can only see the red dot move on the lcd display screen when selecting it, in SEL, if I press ok it stays there, when I double click ok it move back to the center.
Can someone confirm how this is supposed to work?

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Update. They work when camera is in green mode only.
Can anyone with a k-5 confirm wether or not this is normal?
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I found that, with the K-5, (assuming you have the camera set to Auto AF 11 points) that the camera will light up as many points, in any mode, whether Green Mode, Program Mode, etc - even M mode, depending on which points are in focus, but also that the camera seems to favour the central point, especially in poorer light.

The exception is when you fit a manual focus lens, in which case the camera will only use the central AF point.
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Thanks for the reply Mark. Turns out that I had them turned off. Now working as you described.

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QuoteOriginally posted by Zooland Quote
Thanks for the reply Mark. Turns out that I had them turned off. Now working as you described.
Good to hear!
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