DV-5580Z
Quick guide
AgfaPhoto DV-5580Z
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR AGFAPHOTO
DV-5580Z
Front View
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Lens
LED assist light
Speaker
Battery cover
Strap holder
Tripod mount
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Rear View
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1. Microphone
2. Status LED
3.
Play button
4. S Up button
MODE Mode button
5. X Right button
O Focus button
6. T Down button
MENU Menu button
7.
OK / Record / Shutter button
8. T
Zoom in (telephoto) button
9.
W Zoom out (wide-angle)
button / Thumbnail button
10. W Left button
Assist light button
11.
Power button
12. USB or AV OUT terminal
13. HDTV terminal
14. SD/SDHC memory card slot
15. Earphone jack
16. LCD monitor
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GETTING STARTED
Preparation
1. Attach the camera strap.
2. Open the battery cover.
3. Insert the supplied battery with correct orientation as
shown. (Label side to the back)
„ Close the battery cover and make sure it is locked
securely.
4. Insert an SD/SDHC memory card.
„ The digital video camera does not have a built-in
memory and cannot operate without an SD/SDHC
memory card inserted. Make sure to insert an SD/
SDHC memory card before use.
„ Open the SD card slot cover carefully.
„ Insert an SD/SDHC memory card (optional) into the
card slot.
„ Close the cover and make sure it is locked securely.
„ Be sure to format the SD/SDHC memory card with this
video camera before its initial usage.
Turning the Power On/Off
Load the battery and insert an SD/SDHC memory card
before starting.
„ Press the
button until the digital video camera
turns on.
„ To turn the power off, press the
button again.
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CAPTURE MODE
Your digital video camera is equipped with a 2.5" full color LTPS LCD monitor to help
you capture/playback images and video clips or adjust menu settings.
Recording Video Clips
1. Press the
button until the digital video
camera turns on.
„ The default mode is Video Mode.
2. Compose the image on the LCD monitor.
3. Press the
button to start recording.
4. To stop recording, press the
button.
„ The recording time depends on the
storage media size and the subject to be
recorded.
Capturing Still Images
1. Press the
button until the digital video
camera turns on.
2. Press the MODE button to switch to capture
mode.
3. Compose the image on the LCD monitor.
4. Press the
button to capture the image.
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PLAYBACK MODE
You can play back all the recorded files on the LCD monitor.
Playing Back Video Clips
1. Press the
button.
„ The last recorded file appears on the LCD
monitor.
2. Select the desired video clip with the e (
)/
f (O) buttons.
3. Press the
button to start video playback.
„ To pause video playback, press the
button.
„ To cancel pause, press the
button again.
„ To adjust the volume, use the
W/T
buttons.
4. To stop video playback, press the d (MENU) button and return to the start of the
video clip.
Playing Back Still Images
1. Press the
button.
„ The last recorded file appears on the LCD
monitor.
2. Select the desired image with the e (
)/f
(O) buttons.
3. Press the T
button to adjust the zoom ratio.
„ The magnification factor is displayed on the
LCD monitor.
4. To view a different section of the image, press
the c (MODE) / d (MENU) / e (
) / f (O)
buttons to adjust the display area.
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Deleting Images/Video Clips
1. Press the
button.
2. Select the file you wish to delete with the
e(
) / f (O) buttons.
3. Press the MENU button.
4. Select [Delete File] or [Delete All] with the
c (MODE) / d (MENU) buttons and press the
button.
„ [Delete File]: Deletes the current file.
„ [Delete All]: Deletes all files.
5. Select [Yes] to delete. Select [No] to cancel.
6. Press the
button to confirm.
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Play
Delete File
Delete All
Slide Show
Protect
DPOF
: Exit
No
Yes
5 Sec.
Single
Next Menu
: OK
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AUDIO MODE
Recording Audio Files
The digital video camera enables you to record and playback audio files anytime and
anywhere.
1. Press the MODE button to switch to audio mode.
2. Press the
button to start audio recording.
„ To stop recording, press the
button.
Playing Back Audio Files
1. Press the
button.
2. Select the desired audio clip with the e (
)/f
(O) buttons.
3. Press the
button to begin playback.
„ To pause, press the
button again.
„ To stop playback, press the d (MENU) button.
„ To adjust the volume, use the
W/T
buttons.
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INSTALLING THE SOFTWARE
1. Make sure you have Windows Media Player 9 or QuickTime 7.0 installed on your
computer first.
2. Install the decoder program (available in the CD).
„ H.264 files can be played back with Windows Media Player 9. (Decoder is
designed for H.264 decode)
MP4/H.264 playback system requirements:
„ At least 512MB of RAM
„ 64MB or higher video card
„ Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 or XP or Vista 32 or Vista 64
„ DirectX 9.0b or higher
„ Audio format 48KHz HE-AAC or AAC
Resolution
fps
640 x 480
30 fps
CPU requirements
2.4 GHz Intel Pentium 4 or higher
1280 x 720
30 fps
3.2 GHz Intel Pentium D (dual-core) or higher
1440 x 1080
30 fps
Core 2 Duo 2.0 & 128MB independent memory for
image display
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Customer care
More information on the complete AgfaPhoto digital camera product range can be
found at www.plawa.com and www.plawausa.com.
Service & Repair (USA/ Canada):
1-866 475 2605
www.plawausa.com
Support Service (USA/ Canada)
support-apdc@plawausa.com
Service & Repair Hotline (EU):
00800 752 921 00 (from a landline only)
Service & Support Hotline (Germany):
0900 1000 042 (1.49 euros/min. from a German landline only)
Online Service / International contact:
support-apdc@plawa.com
Manufactured by
plawa-feinwerktechnik GmbH & Co. KG
Bleichereistraße 18
73066 Uhingen
Germany
AgfaPhoto is used under license of Agfa-Gevaert NV & Co. KG. Agfa-Gevaert NV &
Co. KG. does not manufacture this product or provide any product warranty or support. For service, support and warranty information, contact the distributor or manufacturer. Contact: AgfaPhoto Holding GmbH, www.agfaphoto.com
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Disposal of Waste Equipment by Users in Private
Households in the European Union
This symbol on the product or on its packaging indicates that this product must not be
disposed of with your other household waste. Instead, it is your responsibility to dispose of your waste equipment by handing it over to a designated collection point for
the recycling of waste electrical and electronic equipment. The separate collection and
recycling of your waste equipment at the time of disposal will help to conserve natural
resources and ensure that it is recycled in a manner that protects human health and
the environment. For more information about where you can drop off your waste
equipment for recycling, please contact your local city office, your household waste
disposal service or the shop where you purchased the product.
FCC Compliance and Advisory
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: 1.) this device may not cause harmful interference, and 2.) this
device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause
unsatisfactory operation. This equipment has been tested and found to comply with
the limits for a Class B peripheral, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits
are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency
energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause
harmful interference to radio communication. However, there is no guarantee that
interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause
harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference
by one or more of the following measures.
„ Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
„ Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
„ Connect the equipment to an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the
receiver is connected.
„ Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
Any changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for
compliance could void the user's authority to operate the equipment. When shielded
interface cables have been provided with the product or when specified additional
components or accessories have elsewhere been designated to be used with the
installation of the product, they must be used in order to ensure compliance with FCC
regulations.
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