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09-15-2021, 02:27 PM   #1
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My Pentax K200D takes shots without pushing the button

My Pentax K200D takes pictures without touching the button--same thing happens when I turn it off. It will click off a shot then too. What's going on?

09-15-2021, 02:43 PM   #2
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I would guess that it's an electronics issue, something on the button or the board is failing. I don't think it would be something easily (or cheaply) fixed.

My K10D does a similar thing but it's with other buttons, not the shutter button. They simply trigger themselves when I'm reviewing a picture.
09-15-2021, 02:53 PM   #3
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Thanks--I was afraid it was an electronics issue. It triggers when I turn it off too.
09-15-2021, 04:19 PM   #4
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I have a question. Who holds the copywrite to this photographs? The Camera? Just thinking back to the questions on the selfie taken by the gorilla.

09-16-2021, 02:09 AM   #5
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Send it in to an authorised technician to perform an exorcism.
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