Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?
10 second delay timer not in shooting mode menu
\015 Shooting mode menu shows 2 second self-timer, but not 10 second. I previously saw and used 10 second delay. How can I recover this feature?\015
Select Custom Settings, then Self-Timer. You can set the time delay there.
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