Nikon D90 Firmware Update!

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TXhummer2
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Nikon D90 Firmware Update!
May 19, 2011
steve
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Re: Nikon D90 Firmware Update!
In reply to TXhummer2, May 19, 2011

Im new to the D90 but Im surprised that it only had one update in how many years? They could of added a couple of more features.

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ChuKronos
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In reply to steve, May 19, 2011

I'm not updating until I find out what this update does. Even then, I am not sure I would update. I don't want it to mess anything up.

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ChuKronos wrote:

I'm not updating until I find out what this update does. Even then, I am not sure I would update. I don't want it to mess anything up.

This update was released late last year.

1.002 is the latest version of the Distortion Control Data. They’ve included data for the latest lens releases.

If you don’t use distortion control, then you don’t need it. The D90 doesn’t apply distortion control automatically. You have to apply it manually through the retouch process.

If you do use distortion control, but don’t own any of the lenses released in the last two years, then you don’t need the update.

Updating your camera does no harm. No functionality is affected, except being able to select "Auto" in the retouch distortion control function for the new lenses.

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In reply to Graystar, May 19, 2011

My D90 bought on March 10, 2011 had the update already installed, so it must have been a recent build.
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Re: Nikon D90 Firmware Update! <-- No, and it's old news...
In reply to TXhummer2, May 19, 2011

It's not D90 firmware; it's a lens data update for both the D90 & D5000.
As already mentioned, this was released last year, around October 2010.

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Distortion control data

Windows
http://nikonimglib.com/dcdata/#os-windows

Mac
http://nikonimglib.com/dcdata/#os-macintosh
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Joel wrote:

My D90 bought on March 10, 2011 had the update already installed, so it must have been a recent build.

Well, as recent as around Sept. 2010, when the lens data was updated to v.1.002.

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Patco wrote:

Joel wrote:

My D90 bought on March 10, 2011 had the update already installed, so it must have been a recent build.

Well, as recent as around Sept. 2010, when the lens data was updated to v.1.002.

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Re: Nikon D90 Firmware Update! <-- No, and it's old news...
In reply to Patco, May 19, 2011

Does anyone here think anything else should of been or added with an update? So far I like it. Theres a couple of things that my D70 had that my D90 dont:(

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Re: Nikon D90 Firmware Update!
In reply to TXhummer2, Jan 30, 2013

TXhummer2 wrote:

Distortion control data

Windows
http://nikonimglib.com/dcdata/#os-windows

Mac
http://nikonimglib.com/dcdata/#os-macintosh
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I have a different but related question?

Al software have 'log's' and I was wondering how to get this log from Nikon D90?

Reason I have problems (many) since I have instal the 'firmware'.

Can any one help please and thanks

olmo47

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SimeonPilgrim
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Re: Nikon D90 Firmware Update!
In reply to olmo47, Jan 31, 2013

Not all software has "logs". Nikon firmware does not have any obvious logs, but upon thinking about it further, there is one service function that does appear to behave like a dump "issues".

Possible if you are having observable problems, you should call product support.

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In reply to SimeonPilgrim, Jan 31, 2013

Thanks

I have sent a email to Nikon, to see if they ask me to send the Camera back to them, Yesterday I have purchase a new SD card since one of the errors said the ' CHA' but I get another errors, I hope the Nikon will help.

Is any way to get to the 'issues' your mention?

Thanks

olmo47

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In reply to olmo47, Jan 31, 2013

Is any way to get to the 'issues' your mention?

There is a service API that the service people should use, and if that is "issues" I'd leave it for them to review, as the process of getting then clears the data after fetch.

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Re: Nikon D90 Firmware Update!
In reply to SimeonPilgrim, Jan 31, 2013

You mean Nikon Tech Support?

Can you expand on that, that you said?

Thank You for your time

olmo47

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