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Leica M24o (M Type 240)

Usability: Menu System and buttons

Firmware version 2.0.0.11.

There is no programmability for the menus (e.g., My Menu), so wading through a laundry list of menus is too often needed.

The Horizon feature is something one might use in the field fairly often, but the camera does not remember the last setting used: turn it off/on and Menu always is right back at Lens Detection. With the Horizon menu located 23 button presses down and 12 in reverse direction, a lot of button presses are needed to reach it. Since Live View consumes power, turning the camera off becomes a habit. But this resets the last menu item.

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