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06-17-2008, 01:28 AM   #1
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K20D - Trouble updating firmware

I formatted my SD card as instructed, connected the camera to the PC and placed the .BIN update file into the DCIM Folder, held the MENU button down then switched it on but it won't recognize the update file.....

Anybody know what might be wrong?

06-17-2008, 01:37 AM   #2
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Wrong location. Put it in the SD card root directory. You should see it and the DCIM folder when you view the contents of the SD card.

06-17-2008, 02:09 AM   #3
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Totally erase what you have on your SD card. Drag the file in to the SD card. Confirm that it is in the card and remove it. Put the card in to the camera and press menu while turning on the camera. It will ask update from V 1.00 to V 1.01 press "YES" and leave alone till "Complete" is shown. Turn off camera, remove SD card and confirm by pressing menu while turning on camera. It should say V 1.01. Empty SD card, reformat and your ready to shoot.

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Yes, in the ROOT directory, not in Pentax's ROUTE directory


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