Having problems with your Pentax K100D Digital Camera ?
Pentax K100D - dust on status LCD - not the main display LCD
\015 Hi,\015\012\015\012I was outdoors at a dusty environment and have ended-up with some dust on the little monochrome LCD display (on the top, near the shutter). How do I open/pop the cover and clear the dust?\015\012\015\012Thanks,\015
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