Nikon D40 SLR Review
By Movable Type Admin
In order to see all of the available menu options, you must enter the Setup menu, select
CSM/Setup Menu, then choose Full. This will allow access to many more options over the Simple
view (default option) which is created for beginners.
Optimize image - Normal, Softer, Vivid, More Vivid, Portrait, Custom, Black&White
To view help on any menu setting, press the Help (question mark) button when an item
is highlighted in the menu or when the option for a Custom Setting
is displayed (Like the Shooting Menu shown above.)
R Menu reset - Reset all custom settings to default
01 Beep - Off or On; Beep sounds in self-timer and delayed remote modes, when photo is taken in quick-response remote mode, or when camera has focused in single-servo AF
02 Focus mode - Auto-servo, Single-servo, Continuous-servo, Manual
03 AF-area mode - Closest subject, Dynamic area, Single area
04 Shooting mode - Single, Continuous, Self-timer, Delayed remote, Quick response remote
05 Metering - Matrix, Center-weighted, Spot
06 No Memory Card? - Enable/disable shutter lock if no SD card is inserted
07 Image Review - Off or On
08 Flash level -±1EV in 1/3EV steps
09 AF-assist - Off or On
10 ISO Auto - Off, On, Max. sensitivity or Min. sensitivity
11 Self-timer/FUNC button - Choose the function performed by this button (Self-timer, Shooting mode, Image size/quality, ISO, White balance)
12 AE-L/AF-L - Specifies the function of the AE / AF Lock button
13 AE Lock - Off= pressing the shutter release button halfway does not lock exposure, On= exposure will lock when pressed halfway
14 Built-in flash - TTL or Manual
15 Auto off timers - Short, Normal, Long, Custom
16 Self-timer - Choose the delay (2, 5, 10 or 20 seconds)
17 Remote on duration - 1, 5, 10 or 15 minutes
CSM/Setup Menu - Simple (displays basic options), Full (displays all options), My menu (Displayed selected options)
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