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08-16-2015, 09:00 PM   #1
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istD focus adjustment

It's a long shot in digital era. People who remember these cameras are probably extinct by now
But here's a question: My 2003 *istD body is still working, but front focusing a lot. Back in the day there was a way to adjust it for K100D, K10D, etc cameras via the service menu.
Was this ever available for *istD? Or the only adjustment on these cameras are made mechanically in Pentax service center?

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Yup, I don't believe there's a menu-based adjustment for the ist D.

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Try a variation of what's found on this site. The *istD used a processor from the same family as the K100D per the site.
Debug mode

I'm not saying it will work... but it's worth tinkering with to try maybe.
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Thank you.
I tried "MODSET" files before posting, unfortunately istD is not even reading them.

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