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Auto flash function not working in "P" mode...

In full-auto mode (green rectangle) the flash automatically opens when needed and works fine. In "P" mode a long shutter speed is chosen, and the flash isn't chosen. I can make it pop up manually, but the camera still uses a long shutter speed. It makes for crummy pictures!

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I found the same problem, I am a memeber of a group and have just asked them. Should have an answer soon.

Posted on Dec 29, 2007

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    Barry Mung Dec 30, 2007

    The camera thinks you know what you are doing and thinks you want a slow shutter speed (on a tripod) for low light shots...

    Just try setting the camera to TV mode and set the shutter speed to 60 and manually pop up the flash.
    Should work just fine.



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