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07-21-2014, 06:44 AM   #1
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Pentax zx-30

I have the Pentax ZX-30. It has been sitting idle for a couple years. Broke it out the other day. Bought new batteries, new roll of film to do some playing with it. I changed the batteries, loaded the film, turned it on and it came to life. The film advanced as normal, shows 1 in the LED window, and shows power on. When I hit the button, I get the letter AV in the LED window. It will not snap a picture, nor advance the film, nor will the lens adjust for focus. Be awhile, what I am doing wrong.

07-21-2014, 08:56 AM   #2
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Av means that the mode dial is in Aperture Priority mode. Is the aperture ring on the lens set to 'A'? Is the focus mode switch on the side pushed all the way down [AF]?
07-22-2014, 02:23 AM   #3
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Welcome to the forum, sorry can't help with the technical issue, I've no knowledge of this camera.

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