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Busy warning when in flash mode Canon EOS 20D
\015 Re EOS 20D:when in full auto mode the busy warning appears when the shutter button is depressed and the flash hood opens.This only happens when the camera detects that the flash is needed.\015
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Busy warning when in flash mode Canon EOS 20D
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"busy" Error Yet another Canon 20D question. I have been shooting both film and digital at weddings for the last two weeks. I have been very impressed with the 20D (I shot Nikon for 22 years). However, I have had my share of camera errors on the 20D. Lately, it shuts down in the middle of shooting and the LCD panel reads "busy." The busy error does not go away when turning off the camera. At first I assumed that the buffer was maxed, but I'm only shooting in single shot mode. Eventually, after m
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I have a Canon Digital EOS Rebel XT and the built-in flash no longer pops up when needed. This started happening after using a Canon speedlite, but then removing it. I've tried resetting everything, and tried all modes expecting that the ones listed in the manual as using a flash would work, but they dont, it never pops up. I lifted up the flash with my fingernail manually, and then tried taking a picture where a flash was most definitely needed, but it still had a long delay, no flash, and
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EOS 450D/18-55 IS, problems with AF Hi all. I am using a Canon EOS 450D, 2 years, with standard 18-55 IS lens kit. Yeasterday a friend shoot a lot of fotos indoor, with the incorp flash, once outside I could not shot anymore because the autofocus was not working well only the manual mode was working. I noticed that after having taken one picture close in manual mode, the AF was functioning for subjects further away but if I shot closer subjects it was somehow blocked. I tried abother lens and
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Why is my Canon EOS 450D Camera always BUSY when its in auto mode? I could not take any pictures at all because it's BUSY all the way! This problem have been making me can't use the Autofocus mode for the past 5 months i really need help!
If you cant see anything on screen and you get busy massage on view finder then main pcb fault you need to replace it ... Canon EOS 450D Digital Camera
My flash quit working on my canon EOS 500D on every mode, when I go to flash control in the menu and click on built-in flash func. settings it says ... this menu canot be displayed. external flash is attached, but there isn't an external flash attached?
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Have Canon EOS Rebel Xsi Digital. Burning smell and flash busy.
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When I switch on my camera I get 'Err CF' on the display. According to the handbook I have to format the compact flash card - when it is formatted the menu will reappear - the menu does Not reappear bu 'Err 99' does. I have been on the internet and tried remedies suggested but nothing seems to work I am just being sent round and round in circles. My camera is a Canon EOS 20D, lens is a Canon Ultrasonic 75-300mm and my card is Sandisk Ultra ll 4GB
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How to fix Busy flashing on my canon 300d - Canon Digital Rebel / EOS-300D Digital Camera with EF-S 18-55mm and EF 75-300mm Lenses
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Focus failure Hi. I hope you can help. I've a canon 40D and am using it remotely with the EOS utility v 2.3. I am only able to take an image when the live view mode is active. When inactive and I use either the shoot button or the timer, an error flashes up "focus failure". The camera focuses fine in live mode. Have dragged my way through the instruction manual and cannot find a troubleshooting section covering this problem. Hope you can help. Thanks Joe
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How do i switch off flash in canon eos 400d? I do not want to use the flash but it pops up automatically in every mode.
Your camera has a built-in flash and it will pop up automatically in low light or backlit conditions if you are in Basic Zone.\015\012All you have to do is push it back down.\015\012\015\012If you set your camera option to P, only ... Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera
Canon EOS rebel XS is not releasing shutter in AF mode of the lense. If I make the MF mode in the Lense, it releases the shutter. I have updated the firmware to 1.06 still I am getting the problem. I have also set the focus locking in the camera, but no result. Is it a problem with Lenses or Flash Memory or camera? Pls. help with the solution.
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Canon EOS Rebel K2 3000v... bought used. After each shot the battery icon flashes on the LCD screen (the manual says this means the pop up flash mechanism is blocked, it's not) I press the shutter button down half way(as instructed and camera returns to shooting mode) but this happens all over again after each shot. I got to the end of the first roll and it came back completely blank. ?? I'm new to photography so, user error is possible, any ideas on what's wrong? Can I fix it or should I send t
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The word 'buSY' is flashing on the LCD screen of my Canon EOS 350D. This has been going on for about 15 minutes and I can't use the camera of turn this off. What is wrong?
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Canon SLR EOS D 1000 camera. Not able to take pictures battery charges, SD card empty flashing busy when looking through the view finder. Please assist or advise
Hi there\015\012\015\012Does the "busy" text have a lightening symbol next to it, or does it just say "busy" on its own?\015\012\015\012Please also let me know if there are any other messages on the screen or viewfinder. ... Digital Cameras
Hello, My Canon EOS 300D has no display and says busy in the view finder and in the lcd screen also. The focus and flash still work. Can you please tell me what could be the problem. I have taken out the battery and card and it does not change anything. It was working properly but suddenly it does not take any more pictures... i read some of your comments to change the firmware but i was not sure for that i wanted to take your opinion... thanks Mirdash
Hi\012I think your unit has memory card receptance unit bad.( the CF card inserting area pins---bent and shorting), or some of loosen screw moving around and shorting. Mostly it is the pin problem. Your local repair shop would charge around $50 to ... Canon Digital Rebel / EOS-300D Digital Camera with EF-S 18-55mm and EF 75-300mm Lenses
I havea canon rebel 1000d eos and when i try to take a picture it flashes busy and there is no lcd screen..how do i fix this? and it wont even let me take a picture.
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I got error 099, before I was getting error 05. and the flash dos not open canon EOS 20D
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Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTI 400D Displays Err 99. Problem with CF card. Replaced with brand new card-still same err 99 camera is totally charges, acts dead, keep flashing Err CF, I try to format, it then says busy and gives me an Err 99. Please help! I'm lost w/o my camera!
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