Get Started
Record and Play
Welcome to Flip MinoHDTM
Touch-Sensitive Buttons
user guide
1 Press power button to turn on. Video camera
setup appears automatically the first time
you power on.
Note: The battery pack is shipped partially charged.
For best results, fully charge before use. Simply follow
steps in the Recharge Battery section.
Connect to Computer
1 Slide USB latch down. USB arm flips up
2 Connect USB arm to computer’s USB port.
3 Your video camera will begin recharging and
you can install the pre-loaded FlipShareTM
software on your computer.
Gently touch lighted icons with your finger to
activate the controls on the back panel.
Record Videos
1 Press to start/stop recording.
2 Press and hold + and – to zoom in/out
during recording.
Set Language
Play Videos
• Use + and – to select your language.
Set Date
• Use + and – to adjust current setting.
• Use < and > to select month/day/year.
Set Time
• Use + and – to adjust current setting.
• Use < and > to select hour/minute/am/pm.
1 Slide USB latch down. USB arm flips up
2 Connect USB arm to computer’s USB port.
3 Recording light turns on to indicate charging.
When charged, the recording light turns off.
• The video camera uses a sealed, rechargeable
• Fully recharging the battery can take up to
four hours.
• The video camera may remain connected to
your computer after it is fully charged, but
disconnecting it will help preserve the
battery’s lifespan and performance.
• The battery is not user removable.
Please contact Flip Video Support for any
battery issues.
Delete Videos
1 Press button. Select YES to confirm.
Note: Delete button is locked the first time you
power on. To unlock, press and hold delete button.
Turn Off Tones
• Use < and > to turn the tones on and off.
Turn Off Recording Light
Recharge Battery
1 Press to play/pause.
2 Press and hold + and – to increase/decrease
3 Press < and > to view previous/next video.
Note: Press and hold < and > during playback to
• Use < and > to turn the recording light on and off.
To Return to Video Camera Setup Later
Starting with the video camera OFF:
1 Press power button to turn on.
2 When MinoHD logo appears, press and hold
record button until SET LANGUAGE appears.
Note: Your computer must be powered on for
the video camera to charge.
Consult Safety Instructions Before Use.
Organize, Create and Share
Pre-loaded FlipShare software makes editing
and sharing your videos easy. Just plug in your
video camera, open FLIPVIDEO and launch
Setup FlipShare (PC) or Start FlipShare (Mac).
FlipShare Features
• Save videos to your computer.
• Organize your videos.
• Capture snapshots from your videos.
• Create custom movies and
greeting cards.
• Share videos by uploading directly to:
Video Camera Features
View On HD Television
1 Power off video camera and television.
2 Connect video camera to television with
optional HDMI Cable from Flip Video
(sold separately).
3 Power on video camera and television.
• Video camera screen will be off when
connected to television.
4 Switch your television to the appropriate
VIDEO input.
• See television manual for instructions.
5 Press play button to start/pause playback.
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Note: You can use any brand of HDMI Cable
that has an HDMI Connector (for the HDTV)
on one end and HDMI Mini Connector (for
the video camera) on the other end.
• Flip MinoHD Video Camera
• Wrist Strap
• Soft Case
• User Guide
• Safety Instructions
• Warranty Information
Flip Video Support:
To Reset Camera:
• Hold down the power button on the video camera
for 10 seconds
Visit the FlipShare software HELP section for
detailed instructions on all features.
Included In This Box:
Power Button
Wrist Strap Hook
HDMI Mini Port
Tripod Mount
Recording Light
USB Latch
Recording Controls
Record Button
Play Button
Delete Button
Up/Down Buttons
Left/Right Buttons
Press to turn on/off.
Attach wrist strap (included in package).
Connect HDMI cable accessory to your
Attach a tripod or a Flip Video accessory.
Red light turns on during recording o
or charging. Built-in stereo microphone is also located here.
Connect to a PC or Mac USB port.
Slide down to release USB arm.
Recording viewfinder/playback screen.
Touch buttons to record and preview
w videos.
Touch to start/stop recording. Duringg Power On: Hold to return to video camera setup.
Touch to play/pause playback. Touch
h and hold to play all videos.
Touch to delete. Touch and hold to lock/unlock
the delete button.
While recording: touch and hold to zoom
m in/out. During playback: touch and hold to increase/decrease volume.
While paused: touch to skip to previous/next
video. During playback: touch and hold to rewind/fast-forward.
Extend the fun with Flip Video Accessories. L
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