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I have a Canon EOS 450D camera, when used in the Auto mode ..all is well when I try to use it in P,Tv,M or A-Dep mode the shutter does not complete its function but stays open until I press the shutter button again. Any clues? kp

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I reset the software to Default setting and started again...that seems to have done the trick.
Thanks for your interest.

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