P2 card access LEDs and status of P2 cards
P2 card access LED
P2 card status
Mode check display*
Is illuminated green
Reading/writing are both possible.
Is illuminated orange
Reading/writing are both possible. The card is currently the recording target (including loop recording).
Reading/writing are currently being performed.
Flashing orange rapidly
The card is being recognized.
The P2 card is being recognized.
Flashing green slowly
There is no free space on the P2 card. Reading only is possible.
The write-protect switch on the P2 card is at the Protect position. Reading only is possible.
Recording is not possible by the currently set recording format since the SD memory card, etc. is inserted. To record the card, change the recording format or use a P2 card.
Slot that is not recording target
The card has been inserted into a different slot from the slot ([P2] or [microP2]) that was selected in the main menu → [RECORDING SETUP] → [REC MEDIA].
Card not supported
This card cannot be used on the camera. Replace the card.
The P2 card is not properly formatted. Reformat the card.
The P2 card is not inserted. The card is waiting to be recognized.
This microP2 memory card cannot be authenticated. Select the main menu → [CLIP] → [AUTHENTICATE], and enter the password.
For details, refer to “Manual CPS authentication”.
Mode check is displayed on the LCD monitor screen or the viewfinder screen. For details, refer to “Screen status display”.