Selecting [ON] allows adjustments that are normally made by holding a button and rotating a command dial to be made by rotating the command dial after the button is released. This ends when the button is pressed again, the shutter-release button is pressed halfway, or the standby timer expires.

  • [Release button to use dial] applies to the E, S (Q), BKT, c, I, c, g (Fn4), T, U, and focus-mode buttons.

  • [Release button to use dial] also applies to controls to which certain roles have been assigned using Custom Setting f2 [Custom controls (shooting)] or g2 [Custom controls].

A Custom Settings: Fine-Tuning Camera Settings

a: Focus

b: Metering/Exposure

c: Timers/AE Lock

d: Shooting/Display

e: Bracketing/Flash

f: Controls

g: Video