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Leica D-Lux 4 - Otical viewfinder stuck in hotshor

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Hi, I'm new in this forum. I inserted a simple optical viewfinder in the hotshoe. Now I can not release it, get it out. Brute force is no use, I think.
Is there any way to release the two pinn? Please help. /luigi

 

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Could you post o photo of the situation?

Brute force is indeed not advisable; the hot shoe is secured by four screws from the inside.

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4 minutes ago, jaapv said:

Could you post o photo of the situation?

Brute force is indeed not advisable; the hot shoe is secured by four screws from the inside.

Thank you. I
s there a simpler way to release the viewfinder without opening the camera--which I am unable, unwilling to do?

/luigi

 

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