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Menus (contd.)

Custom Function Menu

The Set Up menu allows you to select from two levels of custom function menu, Simple or Detailed. In Simple mode only custom functions 01 to 09 are visible, in Detailed mode all custom functions are available. Note that with a custom function option highlighted you can press the help (WB / Protect) button to display a page of help (click here for a clip).

Option Values / Actions Notes
R Menu reset  • No
 • Reset
 
01 Beep  • On
 • Off
Enable or disable camera beep (focus, self-timer, release)
02 Autofocus  • AF-S
 • AF-C
Single or Continuous AF selection
03 AF-area mode  • Single area
 • Dynamic area
 • Closest subject
 
04 AF assist

 • On
 • Off

Enable or disable the white light AF assist lamp
05 ISO auto  • Off
 • On
Enable or disable automatic ISO selection
06 No CF Card?  • Release lock
 • Enable release
When set to On the user will not be able to shoot without a CF card
07 Image review  • On
 • Off
Enable or disable the instant review of image after taking a shot
08 Grid display  • Off
 • On
Enable grid line display on viewfinder focusing screen
09 EV Step  • 1/3 step
 • 1/2 step
EV steps used for shutter / aperture and exp. compen. selection
10 Exp compensation  • Off
 • On
Allows adjustment of compensation but just turning the command dial
11 Center weighted  • 6 mm
 • 8 mm
 • 10 mm
 • 12 mm
Diameter of 'center' in center weighted average algorithm
12 Bracket Set  • AE & Flash
 • AE Only
 • Flash Only
 • WB Bracketing
 
13 Bracketing Order  • Meter > Under > Over
 • Under > Meter > Over
 
14 Command Dial  • No
 • Yes
Used to swap the roll of the main and sub command dials
15 AE-L/AF-L  • AE/AF Lock
 • AE Lock only
 • AF Lock only
 • AE Lock hold
 • AF-ON
Control the function of the AE-L/AF-L button
16 AE Lock  • AE-L button
 • + Release button
Require the shutter to be pressed as well as the AE-L/AF-L button held
17 Focus area  • No Wrap
 • Wrap
When selecting AF points past the left or right extreme, wrap around
18 AF Area Illumination  • Auto
 • Off
 • On
 
19 Flash mode  • TTL
 • Manual
 • Command mode
Selection of bulit-in flash mode
20 Flash sign  • On
 • Off
Allows you to disable the indicator warning that the flash should be used
21 Shutter speed  • 1/60 sec
 • 1/30 sec
 • 1/15 sec
 • 1/8 sec
 • 1/4 sec
 • 1/2 sec
 • 1 sec
 • 2 sec
 • 4 sec
 • 8 sec
 • 15 sec
 • 30 sec
Slowest shutter speed which will be used in combination with flash in P or A exposure modes (allow for slow-sync flash)
22 Monitor off  • 10 sec
 • 20 sec
 • 1 min
 • 5 min
 • 10 min
 
23 Meter off  • 4 sec
 • 6 sec
 • 8 sec
 • 16 sec
 • 30 min
Length of time the exposure meter remains active after metering, also controls length of time backlight stays on
24 Self-timer  • 2 sec
 • 5 sec
 • 10 sec
 • 20 sec
 
25 Remote  • 1 min
 • 5 min
 • 10 min
 • 15 min
Length of time exposure meter remains active with remote

Setup Menu

Option Values / Actions Notes
Folders  • Select folder
 • New
 • Rename
 • Delete
 
File no. seq.  • Off
 • On
 • Reset
 
Format  • No
 • Yes
Format CF card
CSM menu  • Simple
 • Detailed
- CSM options 01 to 09
- CSM options 01 to 25
Date  • Set  
LCD Brightness  • -2
 • -1
 • 0
 • +1
 • +2
Set LCD brightness
Mirror lock-up  • Off
 • On
Used for cleaning CCD, not for exposures
Video Output  • NTSC
 • PAL
 
Language

 • Chinese
 • German
 • English
 • Spanish
 • French
 • Korean
 • Italian
 • Japanese
 • Dutch
 • Swedish

 
Image Comment  • Done
 • Input Comment
 • Attach Comment
Text which is embedded in the EXIF header of each image shot
USB  • Mass storage
 • PTP
 
Dust ref photo  • Yes
 • No
 
Firmware ver  • A (1.0015)
 • B (1.01)
 • Done
 
Image rotation  • Automatic
 • Off
 
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Total comments: 2
jkittyler
By jkittyler (2 months ago)

Hi am just asking i real don't know what wrong with my camera D70 i just took 350 picture then there no more spice in my me Compact Flash Memory Cards is full

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Lassoni
By Lassoni (3 weeks ago)

You should make a topic in the forums, but if the camera is functioning correctly, then the memory card is simply full, and you need to make space by moving the pictures to computer.

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