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05-09-2011, 06:41 AM   #1
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Is there a way to see if batteries in grip has run out separately?

I have a K200D and the D-BG3 battery grip. Now, I like to keep it on, switching out the rechargable batteries in the grip, while having some alkaline in the camera as backup, which works fine with the "use batteries in grip first" setting. However, I can't find any way that the camera will let me know when the batteries in the grip are depleted and it is running on the batteries in the camera. Am I out of luck here, or is there some trick that will let me know?

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Info/Down arrow. (I hope I remember correctly)

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I can't see it there. Maybe you remember it from a different Pentax model? Anyway, I realized that in the Set-up/Select battery menu, where you select battery priority, there are also icons that show the charge of the respective sets of batteries. I probably didn't interpret them as such when the batteries were all charged.

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