Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
03-19-2014, 12:13 PM   #1
New Member
columb's Avatar

Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 11
k20 users manual

After having had the k20 for a few years now , to find my way around the whole system is still a pain sometimes. I have a CD disc as the users manual which is slow to scroll through which doesn't help. Some one on this forum kindly advised me to download the CD on to the computer and then I could click the pointer and be directed on to page numbers and/or chapters. This worked fine but for some reason beyond me doesn't do so now [ click on the chapters that is.].

I was thinking about buying a book on digital photography to help , particularly on the K20 . What would readers recommend ?

I am not young , mostly used a MX in my life. Digital is new format to me. I shan't take it very far but film is too expensive now and digital is my sole photographic hobby now.

Many thanks.

03-19-2014, 12:27 PM - 1 Like   #2
Site Supporter
tomwil's Avatar

Join Date: May 2009
Location: Maryland USA
Posts: 778
Two books that come to mind are:

Magic Lantern Guides: Pentax K20D

Pentax K20D Book by Yvon Bourque

03-19-2014, 12:35 PM   #3
Veteran Member




Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: London
Posts: 859
FWIW I downloaded the manual as a .pdf file and have it on my phone, tablet and laptop for easy reference.
03-20-2014, 04:33 AM   #4
New Member
columb's Avatar

Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 11
Original Poster
tomwil and john x

Many , many , thanks to both of you for that . Have ordered the Magic Lantern Guide and shall have a look at the other one.

03-21-2014, 06:49 AM   #5
New Member
columb's Avatar

Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 11
Original Poster
K20 Guide.

Have downloaded the Bourague book. Really great text makes one realise just how poor the manual is. Wish I'd had this when I bought the camera ! Would have saved a lot of trouble. Thanks again.
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
camera, cd, click, k20, k20 users, pentax help, photography, user manual k20, users
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
645D users manual Ryan Tischer Pentax Medium Format 3 02-15-2012 05:52 PM
Manual focus users poll Lowell Goudge Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 85 10-31-2011 02:55 PM
K20 Occasional Manual Focus Off Super A Pentax DSLR Discussion 3 04-21-2010 09:02 AM
Questions for K20 Users FunBobby Pentax DSLR Discussion 10 03-21-2010 07:18 AM
K20 User Manual nulla Pentax DSLR Discussion 5 08-05-2008 04:54 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:40 PM. | See also: NikonForums.com, part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top