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Cannot lower my shutter speed past 250 on EOS 5D Mark IV

sarahimarland
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Hi Everyone, A while ago, for a family photo shoot, I changed Min. Shutter Speed in the settings menu (red menu - 2 - in ISO speed settings) to 1/250. That worked wonderfully for the family photoshoot in order to not capture too much blur when the children moved around. However, afterwards, I tried to change the minimum shutter speed in the settings menu, but it does not work. I want to shoot with a slower shutter speed to capture motion now, but the camera will not let me reduce the shutter speed to below 1/250. I really cannot figure out how to fix this problem. Any ideas or help would be extremely appreciated. 

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rs-eos
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Do you perhaps have a custom range also set up under Orange Menu | 2 | Set sutter speed range?

If all else fails, you could do a reset of all settings.

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Ricky

EOS 5D IV, EF 50mm f/1.2L, EF 135mm f/2L, 600EX-RT (x6), ST-E3-RT
EOS C70, RF 24-70 f/2.8L IS, EF-EOS R 0.71x

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rs-eos
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Do you perhaps have a custom range also set up under Orange Menu | 2 | Set sutter speed range?

If all else fails, you could do a reset of all settings.

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Ricky

EOS 5D IV, EF 50mm f/1.2L, EF 135mm f/2L, 600EX-RT (x6), ST-E3-RT
EOS C70, RF 24-70 f/2.8L IS, EF-EOS R 0.71x

Thank you so much!! That was exactly my problem. Now it is fixed. Thank you so much for your help!! 

Excellent! Glad the fix was easy.

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Ricky

EOS 5D IV, EF 50mm f/1.2L, EF 135mm f/2L, 600EX-RT (x6), ST-E3-RT
EOS C70, RF 24-70 f/2.8L IS, EF-EOS R 0.71x
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