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D800 Dials locking up and Focus issues


Artiguemy, FR
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"RE: D800 Dials locking up and Focus issues"

Escaladieu Silver Member Nikonian since 18th Apr 2010
Wed 14-Nov-12 04:32 PM

>This problem happens unpredictably where the front and the
>rear dials for shutter speed and fstop seem to be stuck on
>changing the flash compensation and the flash modes instead.
>It happens without pressing in the flash comp or flash mode
>button in combination with using the dial. I'll spin the dial
>to change the shutter speed or aperture and they won't move,
>it only changes the flash comp or flash mode. Sometimes when
>it happens the current fstop and/or shutter speed settings
>aren't visable in the camera viewfinder either. It can take
>two to three times of turning the power off and on to make it
>work properly. Very frustrating. I've tried to duplicate the
>problem but can't make it happen at will. Has anyone else see
>this one before?
> Camera has 1.00, 1.01, and 1.006 firmware versions listed in
>the menu.
>Also seeing an occasional problem with the focus locking up
>and not working no matter which focus point I move the
>selector to. Sometimes the camera will fire and sometimes it
>won't. This is with AF-S chosen.

I've seen this - but I can't see any pattern to it - happens very rarely.


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