Changing the functions assigned to the Front Dial or the Control Dial (PowerShot G1 X)
Article ID: ART134753 | Date published: 05/13/2015 | Date last updated: 08/15/2015
 

Description

Changing the functions assigned to the Front Dial or the Control Dial (PowerShot G1 X)

Solution

You can change the functions assigned to the ) or ) so that these will be easier to operate.
IMPORTANT
  • The position and shape of the operation buttons, images displayed, and setting items may differ depending on the model you are using.
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)

)
NOTE
  • The following explanations are provided based on the assumption that the [Shooting Mode] is set to [Program] (
    ).
  • To change the functions assigned to the ) or ), it is necessary to set the [Shooting Mode] to one of the following modes.
- [Manual] (
), [Aperture Priority] (
), [Shutter Speed Priority] (
), [Program] (
)

Registering functions

1. Press the

2. Press the ) button.

3. The following window appears.



Operate the ) tab.

Operate the
Func.], and then press the ).

4. The following window appears.


Operate the

NOTE
  • The functions you can register to the ) and ) are different depending on the shooting mode.
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To register functions in [ - ], follow the procedures below. ([Settings])
1. Operate the
2. Operate the ).
3. Turn the ) to set the function you want to register.

5. Press the ) twice to return to the shooting screen.

Functions that can be registered

ItemShooting Mode
[Manual]

[Aperture Priority]

[Shutter Speed Priority]

[Program]

Front Dial 1
TvAvTv

Av,



Front Dial 2
AvAvTv

Tv,



Control Dial





Tv, AvAvTv

Av : Aperture value, Tv : Shutter speeds

NOTE
[Settings]
  • In the settings screen, [step zoom] (
    ), [aspect ratio settings] (
    ), [white balance correction] (
    ) and [i-Contrast] (
    ) can be registered to items with a (
    ) in the table below.
  • Functions registered in [Manual] (
    ), [Aperture Priority] (
    ), [Shutter Speed Priority] (
    ), and [Program] (
    ), modes will be set in the same way for [Front Dial 1], [Front Dial 2], and [Control Dial].
  • The same function cannot be registered to the ) and ) when in [Program] (
    ) mode.
REFERENCE
When multiple functions are assigned to the ), you can press the [Evaluative] (
) button to switch between them.


SIMS Doc Id

8201461600