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    How to turn off the enlarged screen

    HI - is there anyway to turn off the enlarged screen facility which kicks in when focusing. I am using the 100-400 lens for birds and find this facility does not help. I can see how to reduce the size and how to reduce the amount of time the enlarged area appears for, but not how to turn it off totally.

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    Re: How to turn off the enlarged screen

    Hi again - by the enlarged screen I meant the assist screen - how do you turn that off?

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    Re: How to turn off the enlarged screen

    Quote Originally Posted by stevie22 View Post
    Hi again - by the enlarged screen I meant the assist screen - how do you turn that off?
    I'm not sure if this applies, but I have the DMC-GX8, and to turn off the enlarged display, you have to change from 'Pinpoint' to '1-area' in AF Mode, which displays a small box rather than a cross.
    Hope this helps.
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    Re: How to turn off the enlarged screen

    Have you tried AF MF assist OFF?
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    Re: How to turn off the enlarged screen

    I cannot find an AF Assist Off function. MF Assist Off yes, but AF no

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    Re: How to turn off the enlarged screen

    Are you in AFS mode? Try AFF or AFC.

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