Having problems with your Canon Digital Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera with EF-S 17-85mm IS Lens ?
I am trying t =o clean the sensor, but the tools
\015 I am trying to clean the sensor, but the tools menu doesn't show it or the line for custom functions or clear settings. it stops at communication. I got a brand new battery thinking that might be the issue, but even with the new battery I still don't have those lines. What next?\015
To clean the sensor, you need mirror lock-up if you're going to do it by hand. I don't know if your camera has a built-in dust removal feature.
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