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Unable to set iso

Possibly a setting issue but in AUTO the ISO option is grayed out, unable to make any selections in the ISO tab in the MENU.

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The AUTO setting is just that--automatic. The camera controls almost everything, including the ISO setting. If you want more control, switch to the P setting. This works just like AUTO, except you can change or override any other setting.

Posted on Dec 11, 2012

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SOURCE: Can't change ISO setting

You could scroll to sensitivity in the menu. However, to get the numbers you want, you'll need to switch to manual instead of auto.

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SOURCE: iso option has dissapeard from the menu section???

You might have to reset your camera. Go into the menu and find "reset"...follow the on-screen instructions.

Posted on Apr 15, 2010

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  1. Turn your camera on
  2. Press the FUNC (Function) button (right button on bottom right of device next to the LCD)
  3. Use the Up/Down, Left/Right buttons to move through the menu.
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  5. Use the arrow keys to navigate the different ISO options and press the SET button to confirm your selection.
  6. If the menu does not close on its own after making your selection, press the FUNC button to close.
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The following items are required:
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  • A copy of the Boot Files (Downloaded Below).

  • A minimum of 1GB available hard disk space for CD's.
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Create a folder called OS on your hard drive (C: is used in this example).

In this folder create two sub-folder called BOOT, and ROOT.


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Copy the entire Windows 2000/XP/2003 CD (or extract the ISO) into folder ROOT.

1.) Download boot file. (bootfiles-from-tacktech-website.zip ~1.34KB)

2.) Extract the BootSector file (boot.ima) from bootfiles-from-tacktech-website.zip
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Start Nero Burning ROM.

Select File > New... from the menu.

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1.) Select CD-ROM (Boot).
2.) Select Image file from Source of boot image data.
3.) Check Enable expert settings (for advanced users only!).
4.) Set Kind of emulation: to No Emulation.
5.) Set Load segment of sectors (hex!): to 0000.
6.) Set Number of loaded sectors: to 4.
7.) Set Platform identifier: to Intel x86 compatible.
8.) Press the Browse... button.


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Locate the BootSector file (boot.ima) in the folder C:\OS\BOOT.

Click the Open button.

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Click on the ISO tab.

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- Set Character Set to ISO 9660 (standard ISO CD-ROM).
- Check the Joliet check box.
- Check all Relax ISO Restrictions.
- Check Allow more than 64 characters for Joliet names.

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Click on the Label tab.

Remove the check from Also use the ISO 9660 text for Joliet.

Enter the Volume Label into the ISO 9660 and Joliet text boxes.

Click the More fields button.

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Enter in the Volume Label into the System Identifier, Volume Set, Publisher,
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text boxes under ISO 9660 and Joliet.

Click the OK button.

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Click the Burn tab.

- Check Write.
- Check Finalize CD (No further writing possible!).
- Set Write Method to Disc-at-once. (We have had Track-At-Once work as well.)
- Click the New button.

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- Locate the folder C:\OS\ROOT.
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Note: Some files are not show in the following image.
- Click the Write CD Dialog button.

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Click the Boot tab.

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Wait for Disc creation to finish.

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Click the OK button.

Click the Done button.

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Process completed. You're done.

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Most likely, you've set the ISO value higher than necessary for most circumstances. You may have done this deliberately to catch some fast action, or you accidentally hit the ISO button without realizing it. If you reset to lower ISO settings, your graininess problem will probably disappear.

The faster the "film speed", whether you're using real film or a digital camera, the more grainy the pictures will be. ISO is the film speed. The ISO speed is set by pressing the ISO button (just above the "FUNC SET" button); it cycles thru AUTO, HI, 80,100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, then back to AUTO. If you've set the camera to AUTO on the control wheel opn the top of the camera, then you can only select ISO of AUTO or HI (which is slightly faster than AUTO).

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It's possible that the ISO setting is set too high. If you are not familiar on what ISO to set in a given environment - the best setting would be AUTO.

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Try first to set the ISO to AUTO - just press the ISO button then select the option for Auto.

I hope that helps.

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