Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums > Digital Cameras (Point and Shoot) > Konica Minolta

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Nov 26, 2004, 2:11 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 3
Default

Hi,

I just downloaded some photos from my A2 to my computer. None of the photos are important because I'm just practising. But I've encountered a curious thing; all the pics that were not 'flash' pictures are extremely overexposed; bright yellow with subject 'motion.' Clearly theshutter (?)was open far longer than expected.

The odd thing is that the Data Panel showed a message "trn5" in the area where ISO normally would be shown. I have no idea what this means, and can't find any reference to it anywhere ( I rtfm :?).

I suspect that I inadvertently turned on some function (this is a steep learning curve), but I don't know which one, or how to turn it off. Actually, turning the camera off and then back on deleted the 'trn5' message and things look normal.

But does anyone know what "trn5" means? And how do I set the camera back to "default?"

thanks folks....
xylem is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Nov 26, 2004, 7:26 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 430
Default

Hi xylem-
The 'trn5' is Minolta's [feeble] way of using existing data panel LCD elments to indicate 'tranSfer' where the number 5 is supposed to look like an S. This message is displayed during the download from the camera to the computer. The data panel display should revert to normal after your turn the camera off and disconnect the USB cable.

The over exposed photos should have no connection to the 'trn5' display.
jawz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Dec 1, 2004, 7:41 PM   #3
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 3
Default



Thanks for clearing that up for me, Jawz.


xylem is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 5:31 AM.