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Can CHDK Help Me Fix my S90?

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Can CHDK Help Me Fix my S90?
« on: 21 / October / 2011, 14:34:46 »
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Hi!

My S90 works brilliantly... except that the on/off button only works 10% of the time. The "view photos" button can be used to turn on the screen, but to turn on the camera/ open the lens, need the on/off button to work.

Can I use CHDK to re-assign the on-off functionality to another button, like the "shortcut" button, for example? Any other way to use CHDK to work around the hardware breakdown in the On/Off button?

Thank you so, so much!!


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Re: Can CHDK Help Me Fix my S90?
« Reply #1 on: 21 / October / 2011, 16:25:57 »
No you can't change the buttons this way in CHDK - CHDK is loaded after the cameras normal startup.

If you start the camera with the playback button then pressing the shutter should switch to record mode.

Phil.
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