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04-18-2018, 06:04 PM   #1
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Help!!! K01 issues!

Ya I know I should be most likely posting this in the K01 threads but I thought if I put it out here then it would get more views and input. I just received a K01 from a member in this forum and it has a certain issue when I mount DC/
SDM lenses on it. the camera basically freaks out, it makes a sound like it is searching for either focus or something to do with positioning of the sensor, it makes a sound from inside the camera about once every second. The rear screen displays that the camera is in Manual mode and I cannot access anything else in the camera.
However when I mount either a manual lens or a screw drive lens, the camera works fine.
Now.....I actually kinda like this neat little camera and it looks like I will really enjoy using one, and I would hate to have to return the camera to the seller, but I really need a solution to make it so my DC/SDM lenses will work on it.
I HAVE done as much research as I could on here but have come up empty handed. folks in here say the camera is most likely not communicating with the lens via focusing contacts. I have cleaned the contacts with my camera cleaning kit, and I even updated the firmware, but no luck there. so.....if anyone in here knows what I can do, I would really appreciate it

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My only thought is the battery might have gone bad. Other than that the most likely explanation is faulty hardware.

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04-18-2018, 10:26 PM   #3
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There is another thread in the K-01 forum for further replies to this post. Thanks.

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