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Af target are problem

I have the omd E-10 Mark II. I have set the home position for the AF target area right in the middle. However, sometimes, when I am using the eyepiece for shooting, a grid pops up and the green target area moves around. Why? Thanks Tim
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Re: Af target are problem

Try turning that touch screen off. My NOSE was touching the screen and driving that AF targeting screen. (and Stop Laughing. It could be only me)
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Re: Af target are problem

No not only you Henry . Never done it myself though
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Re: Af target are problem

Yup - it is the nose on the touch screen. But I woke up, had a coffee, and dug deep in the menu and discovered a setting "AF Targeting Pad", turned it to 'off' and the problem went away. Thanks
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Re: Af target are problem

Think it's because I use my left eye. the nose just keeps moving the targeting point.

TClement, there is an icon on the lower right that allows on/off, finger AF of the targeting pad.
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