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by Eduardo P
(Portland, OR )
I have a new EOS R camera. The other day I bought a RF 50 mm f/1.8 STM standard Prime Lens. And when I place is on my camera it is telling me " Attached Lens may not work Properly because it is not supported by the camera firmware. Please see lens manual or canon website for details". What do I do?
Hi Eduardo P,
Sorry that you're having problems with getting your Canon RF 50mm lens to work with your EOS R. As a new cmaera buyer you should not have to deal with such problems. I know it's frustrating. Sometimes firmware needs to be updated on your camera because new issues arise or new lenses are introduced after your camera was initially programmed.
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