Pentax Optio S40 Digital Camera Logo

Related Topics:

Question about Pentax Optio S40 Digital Camera

1 Answer

My Flash stopped working, but I don't understand the manual instructions.

Can someone tell me in layman's terms how to get my flash to work? I have fresh batteries so I may have turned the flash off accidentially. How do I turn it back on?

Posted by Celt on

Ad

1 Answer

Anonymous

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Genius:

    An expert who has answered 1,000 questions.

  • Master
  • 2,985 Answers

To ensure the flash is functioning study the manual and check the LCD menu to such a feature as a flash on/off control.

Posted on Sep 14, 2007

Ad

Add Your Answer

×

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

0helpful
1answer

Why does a red light flash next to the cruise control button, I have a 2002 Honda accord sedan. Can any body tell me why?

To [put it in layman terms, there is an electric motor that operates your gas pedal instead of your feet. There is something wrong with that mechanism, and the motor will no longer work. I would bet after 13 years on the road it will need a motor actuator, one of the rods connecting the cruise control motor to the throttle is rusted or jammed up. I would check it out mechanically for 5 mins before you get into more technical problems.

Basically : Flashing red light = broke
Green light = not broke
0helpful
1answer

Some time internal flash does not work in my nikon D3100 camera

When in program and manual mode, you will have to set it to flash. Make sure the circle around the electric bolt on the screen does not have a line through it, and it should work. There is usually a button with the symbol on it somewhere around the lcd(I'm not very familiar with your model or I'd tell you where) or it may be in the on screen menus if it's not a button around the screen.
0helpful
2answers

Flash on camera not working lg viewty

hi, even i have the same problem, probably i don't think the flash doesn't work, but even i didn't know how to use it. however, the instruction manual says there are 3 options in flash, they are auto- that is it turns flash automatically on when it turns on. red eye reduction that is it says it will flash twice to reduce red eye but i never see the flash on and the flash off, that is it will not turn on and usually whenever you exit the camera the flash will default to turn off mode. you will need to switch the flash back. hope you understand.
3helpful
3answers

The flash has quit working

My flash does not open fully either. I have to hold it open with my finger to take flash pix. I am gonna get a rubber band to hold it open but would like a repair for long term. Kodak will do it for 150 plus s&h
1helpful
1answer

Busy when i use the flash.

The capacitor in the flash circuitry needs to be charged to a before the flash can be fired. This chargeing time is termed as flash recycle time and duriing this window the camera wilkl show that it is 'BUSY'.
0helpful
1answer

Fujifilm FinePix 3800 flash will not work

Normally when the flash stops working it is because the capacitor the camera uses to store the flash power ( that is what charges..not the bulb) burns out. This is a very difficult repair and should only be completed by a camera technician.
If the repair is over 10 dollars I would suggest a new camera.
Not finding what you are looking for?

102 views

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Pentax Cameras Experts

Ekse

Level 3 Expert

13435 Answers

David Shaub

Level 3 Expert

2991 Answers

Tom Shanks
Tom Shanks

Level 2 Expert

140 Answers

Are you a Pentax Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...