Having problems with your Nikon D80 Body Only Digital Camera ?
My nikon d80 can't change focus areas in
\015 My nikon d80 used to be able to change focus areas in my viewfinder. Now it does not. ????\015
You have locked on to the af-l and it won't default. There are a couple things you can do, where is the book? I can try to explain it, but,,,, In the menu, go to the pencil logo, 03, AF area mode, Dynamic mode, your multi selector button should go round to the 5 points in the view finder. Now the focus lock, when the picture is in focus, it will be in the view finder as a circle with ( ) around it, with the shutter button held down half way, hit the AE-L, AF-L button. it will remain locked, Go back to the menu, pick the pencil again, select the AE, AF lock, and go through the menu there to default your settings, or see if it is locked on, or change the settings, I have mine on auto and hold, the single ones, af ae are off. Now that I am totally confused, you must be too. Hope this works.
Probably it is nothing wrong physically with it ..(lets hope) and the logically step for you to make is to restore the original factory settings by making a general reset ...Go to main menu ..and look for reset settings ...or initial settings ..or default factory settings ...something like that ..and engage the feature...This should be the easy way ..cause the menu is probably complicated enough and you may miss the setting for enabling the feature again ...This may be just caused by a mode changing into one that does not supports the feature..so ..If it does not have the general reset ..you may consider to change the mode to standard ..if you use another one ...and see if the feature is back or not..
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