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01-17-2011, 08:35 AM   #1
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k7 problems

I just purchased a new k7 and can't get it to take a picture. I'am using a lens form an old K1000 could this be the reason? I also can't get into the shake reduction to turn it on. I have this problem with other functions.

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First go and read the camera's operating manual thoroughly.
Then go to the Custom Setting Menu and change the default setting for Using Aperture Ring to enabled.
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Once you've set the custom setting to accept your lens, you can set the focal length of your lens in the menu which will allow you to use shake reduction.
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Also, turn off the AF as it can make the camera cranky about shooting when it doesn't think you are in focus.

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I would also try a newer lens with AF just to make sure it's not the camera body.
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All cameras are broken until you read the manual.
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