Sony Cybershot DSC-H7 - can not change flash settings
I have the camera listed above and have tried to change the flash settings in every single mode that there is available, however, it still tells me that flash settings can not be changed. The only mode the flash will work in is twilight portrait, and even then it has a certain setting it used and I cant change it. Any ideas?
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Hello. I have a solution for you. You have your camera set to "burst" mode, which does not use flash. Reset it to "single" mode and you will be able to change the flash settings. Regards, Joe. PS Please rate my answer. Thanks.
Do you mean a DSC H5? If so, at the top of the control button there should be a symbol that looks like a lightning bolt with a arrow on the bottom. Push that to go through the various flash settings. You can get the manual here:
I recently had the same frustrating problem. The top of the camera has a little black button that can change from continuous mode or single picture mode. It has to be on single picture mode to change the flash setting. After this is changed you can press the flash setting onthe dial and change the setting. I hope it works for you.
Things to check before you assume it is a mechanical issue-you can get vibration message if flash is disabled, be sure also that the macro mode is not enabled-this is very common on sony cameras to turn on by accident-flower button on camera will put in close up mode and you will get blur make sure no flower is present on lcd screen-if in macro press button on camera w/flower to turn off-also in menu you have continuous and monitor auto focus settings try changing one or the other and see what happens