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Old Jun 22, 2003, 11:24 AM   #1
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Default Quick Shutter Release- 5700

WTF am I'm doing wrong here with my 5700 :?: ? I'm trying to set the Shutter Release Speed to Quick Response in my User Set #3.

With the camera in the User Set #3 mode, I hit the menu key, then the left arrow,down arrow to get to Setup1, over to monitor options,then to Shutter Release, change to Quick Release, and then the right arrow to set.

Back to camera in user set#3, and NO Quick Release + the speedlight flashes (not suppose to once in Quick Release).

Any help would be appreciated.......
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Old Jun 27, 2003, 1:42 PM   #2
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Default What type of camera model are you referring to? Not Dumb....

Hello..How are things..?? I understand your frustration ...and like you feel ( as per described in your posting) ; you feel " dumb "..Nah surely you are not (dumb isn't a nice word anyways) :? ; Heck WE ALL ( Everyone at some time and under some circumstance ( has had troubles..( not matter what....) . I believe the person that doesn't ASK for HELP when they are mature enough to know they should ask for it ( may be leaning towards ; the side of thinking the questions are dumb.)

There ; Saying all that ( :shock: not sure how it came to be) hehee ; let's talk about your the camera again.?? I am not a pro.. just a fellow that's owned a few Coolpix' .(I have only at this time a Nikon Coolpix 950 ; but maybe I still can be of some help ; even if just a little and try to offer encouragement....)

Let me know ; your model ; but I haven't (really not too much yet) ; played with the many settings capable on my 950. Just received it ; this camera is " new " to me to learn ( ALL the ins & outs) of it...

I believe we ; have to go into the M-REC (mode ) to set these USER Setup selections...I will tinker here shortly (with mine ) basing your descriptions to follow ( as my guide ) ; just for the heck of it ; to see what comes about...

Let us here ( and me) know how things are going..? Thanks...Ed~
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Old Jun 27, 2003, 4:20 PM   #3
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From the experimenting I've been doing....I haven't really done much with having 3 different sets....since if you change something in it...it is remembers it...while I would like to create a set, save it as a number, and then when I recall it, and have it come back as saved (instead of last used).

Anyways...it looks like it only saves the settings that it displays next to the user set selection in the menu...the other things like flash and quick response change for all three user sets.

I also wish the auto/redeye didn't save the way it does. Personally, I never use it (especially on this camera)...but I was showing a friend the camera and he tried the redeye....and then I could remember how to get it to stop coming on as the default. (didn't know that I had to take a picture to make it remember....)

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