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Record: Setup Menu

The Setup pages allow more detailed control over camera operation (rather than image / photographic control). The menu itself is spread over two pages which are accessed by scrolling down off the bottom of one page (as indicated by the small white down arrow here).

Record Setup Menu Summary Map

The map below is a summary of menu options in record mode, click on the menu option heading to jump to more detailed information about the option or simply scroll down to browse through the options (across the next three pages).

  Setup Menu: Page One
  Folders
Options
New
Rename
Delete
NIKON *
etc.
 
  Monitor Options
Display Mode
Monitor On *
Review Only
Preview Only
Monitor Off
Brightness
5 levels
Hue
11 levels
 
  Controls
Memorize
Flash mode *
Focus mode *
Exp. mode *
Exp. compen *
Func 1
Exp. mode *
Focus mode
Flash mode
White Balance
Exp. compen
Metering mode
Func 2
Exp. mode
Focus mode
Flash mode
White Balance
Exp. compen *
Metering mode
 
  Zoom Options
Digital Tele
On *
Off
Startup Position
Last Position*
Wide
Tele
Fixed Aperture
Off *
On
 
  Auto Off
30 seconds *
1 minute
5 minutes
30 minutes
 
  Seq. Numbers
On *
Off
Reset
 
  CF Card Format
No
Format
  Setup Menu: Page Two
  Speedlight Options
Variable Power
+/-2 EV, 0.3 EV
Int. Flash Off
Off *
On
Shot Confirm Lamp
Off *
On
 
  Shutter Sound
On *
Off
 
  Date
Set
 
  info.txt
On *
Off
 
  Video Mode
NTSC
PAL
 
  Language
D(eutsch)
E(nglish) *
F(rancais)
J(apanese)
E(spanol)
 
  Disable Delete
On
Off *
* Factory default setting

Record Setup Menu: Page One

Folders

The Folders menu allows you to select, create, rename and delete folders on the storage card. By default the camera will create one NIKON folder, simply select "Options" to create a new folder, this is useful for categorising your photos or separating them.

Options - Create new folder / rename folder (uses this text input page, max 5 characters)
NIKON - select this folder (more folders would be listed below here)

Monitor Options

Set LCD monitor display options:

Display mode - Monitor On (LCD monitor on by default), Review Only (Monitor off by default, on to review image after shot, Preview Ony (Monitor on by default, no review image is displayed), Monitor Off (Monitor is off by default, no review image is displayed)
Brightness - set monitor brightness, total of five levels
Hue - set monitor hue, total of eleven levels

Controls

Sets various camera control options:

Memorize - sets which controls settings are memorized after power-off, settings which can be memorized are: Flash mode, Focus mode, Exposure mode and Exposure compensation.
Func 1 - program the action of the FUNC1 button: Exposure mode (default), Focus mode, Flash mode, White balance, Exposure compensation, Metering mode
Func 2 - program the action of the FUNC2 button: Exposure mode, Focus mode, Flash moed, White balance, Exposure compensation (default), Metering mode

Zoom Options

Sets various zoom options:

Digital Tele - If set to "On" the camera will implement a digital zoom if the Tele button is held down after full optical zoom is reached, digital zoom levels are: x1.2 - x4.0 in x0.2 steps.
Startup Position - controls the position (focal length) of the cameras zoom at startup, either the last zoom position, full wide (38 mm) or full tele (152 mm).
Fixed Aperture - when enabled the camera will maintain the same aperture throughout the zoom range (normally aperture size reduces with greater zoom). This feature is useful when using studio lights or third party flash systems which require manual aperture programming.
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