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09-09-2012, 02:06 PM   #1
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Got a used K-7 have been playing with it and learning different ways of its operation for I left a K-10D to go to this one
Now are you sure this is a Camera and not a Computer: This camera is going to make brain hurt a little for thinking of how to do things
on the K-10D you only needed to turn the front dial on it to change the F-stop or shutter speed depending on which mode you were in
at the time, and to change the + or - on the exposure you used the back dial. Now I have to push a button and hold and then change my settings accordingly

Am I complaining maybe but having fun with tho [ What Happened to Keep It Simple Sir]
another way to put it just ranting LOL

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Welcome to the modern age. It takes some adjusting but, generally, it's worth it.
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If K7 is the same in the menu as K20d and K5 (never owned a K7 but prob is), you can bind those functions for each mode to the e-dails. Sounds like your K7 is still in factory mode but your K10d was changed/costumised somewhere in the past.
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Dive into Custom menu page 4, there you can assign the e-dials to your liking for all the different modes.
Only thing I ever changed was to make the front dial control aperture and the rear dial control shutter speed. The choices are plentiful.

p.s. in k-5 the e-dial programming is in rec. menu page 5.

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Thanks folks will spend time in the manual every chance I get and have it modified to my liking :

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