Fly-K From Germany, joined May 2000, 3133 posts, RR: 52 Posted (4 years 5 months 3 weeks 5 days 11 hours ago) and read 11016 times:
We've come across an apparently rare error on our new Canon 50D - Error 30 which occurs regularly after shooting a few exposures in a row.
The Canon helpline wasn't of much help so far and a Google search didn't help either. If possible, we'd like to avoid sending it in if it's solvable with a firmware update or the like.
Perhaps anyone has experienced something similar?
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JohnKrist From Sweden, joined Jan 2005, 1381 posts, RR: 6 Reply 1, posted (4 years 5 months 3 weeks 5 days 11 hours ago) and read 11003 times:
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Nope, no error 30 and I have been shooting with my 50D for 7 months now. Had some Error99 in the beginning but upgrading the firmware took care of that.
Have you searched DP-review? What I have found is that Error 30 is shutter related and that the newest fimware shows that, before all errors were 99 basically.
5D Mark III, 7D, 17-40 F4 L, 70-200 F2.8 L IS, EF 1.4x II, EF 2x III, Metz 58-AF1