Test Mode? How?
It's very easy to get: Press down the MENU and the DISP button while switching the camera on (PLAY or REC mode makes no difference).
The following Screen should appear:
Pressing down the Joystick (Set) Button|
while Power on shows:
This is the 'Master' Page, giving information about the ROM Versions and the state of the camera components. Seems to be all fine adjusted ;)
MENU 1 (Press DISP, DISP, MENU)
Reset to Factory Settings:
Test all LED's and the LCD on top.
Screen test patterns for video out
MENU 2 (Press FLASH FLASH, MENU)
Never adjust something here!
This is only for internal use by CASIO Tech-Service. Damage of your Camera or loss of function could happen if adjusting parameters here.
The interesting one is:
MENU 3 (Press TIMER, TIMER, MENU)
Video Test pattern
Switches to REC-Mode and shows some internal Values while taking photos. Usefull for Manual Focus Mode
Auto Test Loop with Options (LCD, FLASH). Counts the number of Images taken before battery is empty
OSD DATA CHECK
Shows all Character Sets
ERROR MESSAGE TEST
nothing - seems my camera has no errors..
Internal RAM Check
Press a key and display shows his name
LED by LED check ON/OFF
CF SPEED TEST
CompactFlash Test and Speedtest. Writes 10MB CFCHECK.BIN File to CF-Card and shows READ/WRITE performance in kb/s
Tests the LCD on top, Step by Step
SHUTTER CLOSE REC
Move Lens out of the camera and power off
Internat setup - Do not touch
AND HERE THEY ARE: