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AV flashing in LCD of camera whn zoom attached

\015 I have a pentax ist dl and a quantaray zoom....have had it for 3+ years. \302\240All of a sudden when the zoom is attached to the body of the pentax, AV is flashing in the "lcd" and it won't opperate. \302\240However if I take the zoom off and attach the standard issued lens that came with the camera, the camera works. \302\240What am I doing wrong?\015

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I found on some lenses you need to go into the menu , select settings and change av appurature setting to 2 instead of 1 .
Also check that your diaphragm ring on the Zoom lens is set to the "A" position.
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