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AF (Autofocus) When I try to take a picture, my camera won't let me because the AF button lights up red the entire time I hold down the button to try take the picture. Is this just a malfunction or can it be changed through the settings?

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  • redpoia Nov 08, 2007

    I have the same problem with the AF button blinking (red dot+AF on screen, green light flashing under red light solid) Tried resetting settings, no change. Will let me take one shot, but not let me change anything until I have taken the shot. Lets me go to menu after shot is taken.

  • khoyanhao Nov 13, 2007

    Hi, I am facing the same problem as describe in the previous posts.
    I'd go through the manual but no solution found.

    Please help us if there are somebody know the solution or the cause of the problem.

    Thanks.

  • khoyanhao Nov 13, 2007

    For your information, I'd tried to reset all properties in the camera. But nothings happened. The problem still there.

    I'd opened up the camera bracket and look in to the control module but i have totally no idea what should i have to do.

    However, since all the buttons on the camera are still functioning well, (the camera allowed us to take the 1st shot after turn on whereby others button are not functioning, but after the 1st shot, every buttons on the camera are able to function except the snap button), i suspect that is either the program problem or the setting problem.

    Please leave your comment as we really need some expert to help.

    Thanks.

  • johnnys Nov 17, 2007

    I've had the same problem for about a month. I have reset factory setting, charged batter and memory card. Problem continues.

  • Anonymous Dec 24, 2007

    I can take one pic but then camera seems to freeze, AF light is blinking and the flash light is on continuously.

  • Ashd May 30, 2008

    did you get a solution to your problem

  • benjames711 May 22, 2009

    This really sucks. each time i turn the camera on, i get a red flashing AF light on the screen, I can take one picture, and then no more! Somebody help!

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Try to reset to factory settings through out the menu setup ,regards John

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