User`s guide | Concord Camera 4363z Digital Camera User Manual

4363z
User’s Guide
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CONGRATULATIONS
Congratulations on the purchase of your new camera. Your camera has
been carefully engineered and manufactured to give you dependable
operation. Read this manual before operating the camera to become
more familiar with it.
This manual has been written and formatted with depth and detail so
that you can easily follow the instructions to maximize the features of
your camera.
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CAMERA OVERVIEW
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CAMERA OVERVIEW
Top/Front
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Power Button
Shutter Button
Flash
Lens/ Lens Door
Viewfinder
Flash Sensor
Microphone
8. Red-eye
Reduction LED/
Self-Timer LED/
AF Assist Light
9. Port Cover
10. Mini-USB port
11. TV-Out port
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Flash Ready LED
Auto-Focus LED
Viewfinder
LCD
LCD On/Off Button
Tripod Socket
Battery/Memory
Card Door
Mode Switch
Thumbnail/Wide/
Tele Zoom Button
MENU Button
Move up /
Flash (
) Button
OK Button
24. Wrist Strap Holder
25. Move to right /
Macro (
) Button
26. Speaker
27. Move down /
Self-timer (
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Button
28. Memory Card Slot
29. Battery
Compartment
30. Move to left /
Continuous (
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Shot Button
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31. Reset Button
32. Delete Button
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LCD ICONS
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A. Resolution
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B. Camera Mode
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D. White
E. Battery Level
F. Image Quality
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G. Frame Counter
H. Macro
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J. Self-Timer
K. Memory Card
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: Single Shot
: Continuous Shot
: Review
: Video Clips
: Sport
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4.0 Megapixels, 2272 x 1704 Resolution
1.5” Color LCD
3x Optical Zoom
6x Digital
Zoom
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AVI Movie with Sound at 30fps
7 Preset Scenes
Macro Mode
Continuous
Shooting Mode
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Self-timer
Multi-area/Center-spot Auto Focus
16MB Internal Memory, SD Card Slot
Compatible with Windows® 98/98SE/
2000/ME/XP and Mac OS 9.0 or higher
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
CAMERA OVERVIEW ........................................................................................................................................... 2
Top/Front......................................................................................................................................................... 2
Bottom/Back ................................................................................................................................................... 2
LCD Icons....................................................................................................................................................... 2
Camera Features............................................................................................................................................ 2
GETTING STARTED.............................................................................................................................................. 5
Attaching the Wrist Strap................................................................................................................................ 5
Loading the Batteries ..................................................................................................................................... 5
Turning the Camera On and Off..................................................................................................................... 5
Removing the Protective Plastic Film............................................................................................................. 5
Setting the Language, Date and Time............................................................................................................ 6
Checking the Battery Level ............................................................................................................................ 7
Turning the LCD On and Off .......................................................................................................................... 7
Internal memory / Inserting the Memory Card ............................................................................................... 8
Setting the camera’s operational mode.......................................................................................................... 9
TAKING A PICTURE.............................................................................................................................................. 9
Taking Pictures with the viewfinder ................................................................................................................ 9
Taking Pictures with the LCD ...................................................................................................................... 10
Using the Auto Focus Lock ...........................................................................................................................11
Setting the Flash .......................................................................................................................................... 12
Using the Optical Zoom................................................................................................................................ 13
Using the Digital Zoom ................................................................................................................................. 13
Taking Pictures in Macro Mode .................................................................................................................... 14
Taking Pictures in Continuous Mode ........................................................................................................... 14
Taking Pictures in Self-timer Mode............................................................................................................... 15
Using the main menu in Camera mode ....................................................................................................... 16
• Setting Capture mode ........................................................................................................................... 17
• Taking Pictures in Sport Mode .............................................................................................................. 17
• Setting Image Quality ........................................................................................................................... 18
• Setting Image Resolution...................................................................................................................... 18
• Selecting Scene Modes ........................................................................................................................ 20
• Setting White Balance .......................................................................................................................... 21
• Selecting Photo Effect ......................................................................................................................... 21
• Setting EV Compensation..................................................................................................................... 22
• Setting ISO Sensitivity .......................................................................................................................... 23
• Setting Metering Method....................................................................................................................... 24
• Setting AF Mode .................................................................................................................................. 24
TAKING VIDEO CLIPS ........................................................................................................................................ 25
Taking Video Clips ....................................................................................................................................... 25
Taking Video Clips in Self-timer Mode ......................................................................................................... 26
Using the Main Menu in Video Clip Mode.................................................................................................... 26
Setting Video Resolution .............................................................................................................................. 27
REVIEWING YOUR FILES .................................................................................................................................. 28
Using Review Mode ..................................................................................................................................... 28
Reviewing Pictures/Video Clips.................................................................................................................... 28
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Enlarging Stored Picture .............................................................................................................................. 29
Using Thumbnail View.................................................................................................................................. 30
Using the Delete Button ............................................................................................................................... 30
Using the main menu in Review Mode ........................................................................................................ 32
• Deleting Files ........................................................................................................................................ 33
• Using slide show ................................................................................................................................... 34
• Transferring Files from Internal Memory to SD Card............................................................................ 36
CUSTOMIZING THE CAMERA SETTINGS......................................................................................................... 37
Setup Menu and Features............................................................................................................................ 39
Setting the Auto Off Time ............................................................................................................................. 39
Setting the Language ................................................................................................................................... 40
Setting the Date and Time............................................................................................................................ 40
Setting the LCD Brightness .......................................................................................................................... 40
Formatting memory card .............................................................................................................................. 41
Turning Beep On or Off ................................................................................................................................ 42
Setting Quick View Interval .......................................................................................................................... 42
Setting AF Assist Light.................................................................................................................................. 43
RESTORE THE CAMERA TO FACTORY DEFAULT SETTINGS....................................................................... 44
SOFTWARE INSTALLATION GUIDE.................................................................................................................. 45
Computer System Requirements ................................................................................................................. 45
Installation Requirements ............................................................................................................................. 45
Using the Installer Splash Screen ................................................................................................................ 46
Flow Diagram for Software Installation ........................................................................................................ 47
Identifying your Operating System ............................................................................................................... 48
Installing the Driver and DirectX 9 - Windows 98/98SE............................................................................... 49
Installing DirectX 9 - Windows 2000 ............................................................................................................ 51
Installing ArcSoft PhotoImpression - all Windows users .............................................................................. 52
Installing Adobe Acrobat Reader 5 - all Windows users (optional) .............................................................. 54
CONNECTING THE CAMERA TO THE COMPUTER ........................................................................................ 56
Downloading Pictures and Video Clips onto your Computer ....................................................................... 56
Using ArcSoft PhotoImpression.................................................................................................................... 57
Unplugging your Camera from the Computer .............................................................................................. 58
TV MODE ............................................................................................................................................................. 59
Connecting the camera to the television ...................................................................................................... 59
Using the TV as a Live Viewfinder ............................................................................................................... 59
Reviewing pictures and video clips on your TV ........................................................................................... 59
ERROR MESSAGES ........................................................................................................................................... 60
TROUBLESHOOTING ......................................................................................................................................... 61
GETTING HELP................................................................................................................................................... 65
CAMERA SPECIFICATIONS............................................................................................................................... 66
SAFETY TIPS AND MAINTENANCE.................................................................................................................. 69
REGULATORY INFORMATION........................................................................................................................... 72
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ATTACHING THE WRIST STRAP
Please attach the wrist strap to prevent dropping the camera.
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LOADING THE BATTERIES
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The camera can use 2x AA alkaline, lithium or rechargeable batteries to operate. Rechargeable Batteries (NiMh)
are highly recommended.
1. Slide the Battery/Memory Card door in the direction of the arrow, and lift it open. (fig.1.1)
2. Insert the batteries according to the polarity indication engraved on the battery contact. (fig.1.2)
3. Shut the Battery/Memory Card door by sliding it in the opposite direction of the arrow, and close it securely.
(fig.1.3)
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TURNING THE CAMERA ON AND OFF
The Power button is located on the top of the camera.
1. Press and hold the Power button (
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camera on.
• The Concord logo will show on the LCD for about 2 seconds.
• If the camera is in Camera Mode (
) or Video Clip Mode (
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lens cover will open, and the lens will extend out automatically to the
wide-angle position. Do not block the lens from extending out.
• The LCD will turn on automatically and display live viewfinder.
2. To turn the camera off, press the Power (
) button.
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Note: To extend battery life,
• The LCD will be off after 1 minute of inactivity. After the LCD is automatically turned off, the Flash
Ready LED blinks. Press any button to reactivate the LCD.
• The camera will automatically power off after 2 minutes of inactivity. Press and hold the Power (
button for more than 1 second to turn the camera back on.
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REMOVING THE PROTECTIVE PLASTIC FILM
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To prevent the LCD from damaging during transportation, the LCD is covered with a clear plastic film. To get a
clearer view of the subject while taking pictures, please remove the protective film.
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SETTING THE LANGUAGE, DATE AND TIME
When the camera is powered on for the first time, the Language, Date and Time menus will appear.
DATE/TIME SETUP
01 - 01 - 2004
01 : 01 AM
MM - DD - YYYY
12 - HOUR
RETURN
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OK
SET
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1. Press
or
to highlight the language you would like to use. (fig. 1.1)
2. Press the OK button to select. The next screen shows date/time setup page. (fig. 1.2)
3. Press
to highlight the Date field, the Time field, the Date Format field or the Time Format field. The
selected segment will blink.
4. Press
or
to change the number in the blinking position, and press
to go to other fields.
5. Press the OK button to exit date/time setting. The next screen displays live viewfinder.
Note:
1. Each language will set the default setting for date format and TV option. To change the TV setting, please
refer to page 59.
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Language(s)
Date Format Setting
TV Option
English / Español /
MM/DD/YYYY
NTSC
Francis / Deutsch
/Italiano/ Nederlands/Português
DD/MM/YYYY
PAL
YYYY/MM/DD
PAL
2. If the battery is removed or dead for about 4 minutes, the date/time will return to its default setting. When
you power on the camera again, the Date/Time setup screen will show on the LCD. You can either reset
date/time by following steps 3-5 above or skip the date/time setting first by pressing the OK button and then
set the date/time when you like by referring to p.40.
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GETTING STARTED
CHECKING THE BATTERY LEVEL
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The battery level indicator represents the level of power of the batteries. The meaning of each icon is as follows:
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Battery power is not
full, but sufficient for
usage.
Batteries are fully
charged.
Battery power is low,
need to be replaced
or recharged
(rechargeable
batteries only) soon.
Battery power is
running low.
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Batteries are empty
and need to be
replaced.
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Note:
• The camera’s battery level indicator may not accurately reflect the state of rechargeable batteries even
when the rechargeable batteries have been fully recharged due to the inherent problem with rechargeable
batteries. For better performance, please use Ni-MH rechargeable batteries.
• Remove the batteries from the camera if they will not be used for an extended period of time to prevent
corrosion or battery leaks.
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TURNING THE LCD/ICONS ON AND OFF
The camera has a 1.5” LCD which can frame subjects for image and video clip capture, review stored images,
video clips and display the current camera settings.
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Icons off
Use the (
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LCD on with icons
) button to toggle the LCD mode. The LCD mode changes each time the button is pressed.
Note:
• To save battery power, you may turn off the LCD display.
• The LCD will also automatically power off after one minute of inactivity. The flash LED blinks when the
LCD is auto-powered off. Press any button to turn the LCD back on.
• In (
) Review Mode, only the LCD icons can be turned on or off.
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INTERNAL MEMORY/INSERTING THE MEMORY CARD
Internal Memory
The camera is equipped with 16MB of internal memory, which can be used right away.
Status
Memory in Use
Memory card is not inserted.
Internal Memory
Memory card is inserted.
Memory Card
NOTE!: The files stored in the internal memory will remain in the internal memory until the Transferring Files
feature is selected. Please refer to the Transferring Files section on page 36.
Inserting the Memory Card
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In addition to having a 16MB internal memory, the camera can use Secure Digital (SD) memory cards to store
images and video clips.
1. Slide the Battery/Memory Card door in the direction of arrow (fig. 1.1), and lift it open.
2. Insert the memory card in the direction as shown in fig.1.2, and push it firmly into the SD card slot as far as
it will go. A click sound can be heard when the SD card is fully engaged.
3. Close the Battery/Memory Card door. (fig. 1.3) Make sure it is closed securely.
Removing the Memory Card
1. Press the memory card with finger-tip, the card will eject up.
2. Pull the card out.
Note:
• The camera can support SD cards up to 512 MB.
• When the SD card is inserted, power on the camera, the camera will first check if the SD card is valid. If
yes, it will set the SD card as storage; otherwise it will request for formatting. Format the SD card (refer
to p.41) if you want to use the SD card as storage, or else the memory locked icon will be shown on the
LCD and Shutter button will be disabled.
• If the SD card is locked, when the camera is powered on, no image can be taken by pressing the Shutter
button. In this case, please power off the camera first, then take out the SD card and unlock the SD card,
and then reload the SD card.
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SETTING THE CAMERA’S OPERATIONAL MODE
The camera has 3 operational modes: Camera Mode, Review Mode and Video Clip Mode.
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To change the camera operational mode, slide the mode switch horizontally to the corresponding position.
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Camera Mode
Use the camera mode to
take pictures or to customize
your camera settings for
picture taking.
Review Mode
Use the review mode to
browse through images and
video clips, to delete images
and video clips, to play a
slide show, or to transfer
the images/video clips from
the internal memory to the
SD card.
Video Clip Mode
Use video clip mode to
capture video clips with
sound or to customize your
camera settings for video clip
recording.
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TAKING PICTURES
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TAKING PICTURES WITH THE VIEWFINDER
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1. Turn the camera on.
2. Set the camera to (
) Camera mode.
The LCD can be switched off to save battery power by pressing the (
) button.
3. Frame the subject in the viewfinder. (fig.1.1)
4. Press the shutter button half-way to activate the auto-focus until the green AF LED stops blinking. (fig.1.2)
• The camera will automatically determine the best focus, and a rapid click sound can be heard.
Note: For more information on Focus Lock, please go to page 11. To change AF mode, please refer to p. 24.
5. Press the shutter button fully to capture the image. (fig.1.3)
• The camera will make a click sound.
• The camera will beep when the image is captured.
• When the image has been captured, the Flash Ready LED next to the viewfinder will blink to indicate that
the image is being stored.
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About Flash Ready LED
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Steady
The camera is
capturing a video clip.
Blinking
The flash is recharging, or
LCD is auto powered off.
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Note: Do not power the camera off or change camera mode while the camera is capturing or storing a picture
or video clip. Otherwise, the picture or video clip may be corrupted.
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TAKING PICTURES WITH THE LCD
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1. Set the camera to (
) camera mode.
2. Frame the subject in the LCD. (fig.1.1)
3. Press the shutter button half-way to activate the auto-focus lock until the green AF LED stops blinking and
the AF frame turns green. (fig.1.2)
• The camera will automatically determine the best focus, and a rapid click sound can be heard.
Note: For more information on Focus Lock, please go to p. 11. To change AF mode, please refer to p. 24.
4. Press the shutter button fully to capture the image. (fig.1.3)
• The camera will make a click sound.
• The camera will beep when the image is captured.
• When the image has been captured, the Flash Ready LED next to the viewfinder will blink to indicate that
the image is being stored.
• A preview of the image will be displayed on the LCD for a second. To change the preview interval, please
refer to p.42.
• The picture counter number displayed in the LCD will be updated.
5. If you are not satisfied with the image, you may simply press (
) button to delete the image before it is
saved. For details, please refer to p.30.
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USING AUTO-FOCUS LOCK
This feature can be used to freeze the focus when the subject is not located in the center of the picture.
About Auto-Focus LED
When the shutter button is pressed half-way, the auto-focus feature will be activated and the Auto Focus (green)
LED will display the status of the auto focus lock.
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The subject is in
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Blinking
The camera is setting
the focus.
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About Auto-Focus Frame
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AF Frame Color
Description
White
No focus.
Green
The subject(s) is in focus.
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Using the focus lock:
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1. Position the subject in the frame center. (fig.1.1)
2. Press the shutter button halfway down until the AF frame turns green and the green AF LED stops blinking.
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3. Recompose your picture. (fig.1.3)
Keep the shutter pressed half-way while recomposing the picture.
4. Press the shutter button fully to capture the picture. (fig.1.4)
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Note: The AF LED will continue blinking in the following conditions:
1. There are several subjects at different distances within the focus lock area. Recompose the picture by
moving the camera slightly.
2. There is no color contrast. Recompose the picture with a subject that contains more color.
3. There is insufficient lighting. Increase the lighting in the surrounding area.
4. Please refer to P.24 to change AF assist light setting.
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How to set the flash:
Press
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repeatedly until the desired indicator appears on the LCD.
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Flash Mode
Description
A Auto Flash (Default)
The camera judges if a flash is required. If the environment is too dark,
the flash will fire.
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Auto + Red-Eye
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Use this mode to significantly reduce the occurrence of “red-eye” in flash
photography. The camera will automatically detect when the flash is needed
and the flash will fire after a short delay.
Flash will fire in any lighting condition. The “red-eye” reduction function is
included also.
The flash will not fire in this mode. Please use this mode if you want to
capture the mood of the ambient lighting or to use the available light in
places where flash photography is prohibited, such as museums.
• To prevent blurry pictures in low light situations, hold the camera steady
when pressing the Shutter button or mount the camera on a tripod.
Note:
• The flash needs to recharge after it is fired. If the Shutter button is pressed while the flash is
charging, the Flash Ready LED will blink. Please wait a few moments and press the Shutter button
again to take a picture.
• Some of the Scene Selection Modes will deactivate the flash setting. Please refer to p.20 for more
information.
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SETTING THE FLASH
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USING THE OPTICAL ZOOM
The camera provides up to 3x optical zoom to take pictures.
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1. Press T (Tele) to zoom
in your subject.
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The optical zoom status is shown on the LCD by the zoom bar in white color (
2. Press W (Wide) to zoom out.
USING THE DIGITAL ZOOM
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The camera also provides 6x Digital Zoom (six times). Combined with the 3x optical zoom, it can give up to 18x
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How to use digital zoom:
1. Turn the LCD on.
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2. Press T until the white optical zoom bar reached the mid-marker (
) first. When
3. Continue to press T to activate the digital zoom. The zoom bar will turn blue (
) and the focus mark will change as
digital zoom reaches 6x, the zoom bar will change to red (
show in fig. 1.3. The captured area is within the red arrows.
• There will be a short delay before the digital zoom is activated.
4. Press W to zoom out.
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Activating/Deactivating Digital Zoom
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DIGITAL ZOOM
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SETUP
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DIGITAL ZOOM
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OK SET
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In Camera Mode, press MENU to display the Main Menu.
Press
until SETUP is highlighted, then press
to enter its submenu.
Press
until Digital Zoom is highlighted, then press
to enter its submenu.
Press
or
to highlight Yes or No.
• The default setting is Yes.
5. Press OK to select.
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TAKING A PICTURE
Important:
1. Hold your camera steady while using Digital Zoom to prevent blurriness in the photograph due to camera
movement. It is recommended to either place your camera on a steady surface or use a tripod.
2. For best results, stand at least 2 ft (0.6m) away from the subject in normal mode.
3. The image quality may degrade slightly with Digital Zoom.
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TAKING PICTURES IN MACRO MODE (CLOSE-UP SHOOTING)
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This mode enables the camera to capture pictures in close distances.
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1. Press the
button. The Macro icon (
) will be displayed on the LCD.
2. Frame the subject in the LCD.
• The best shooting range is from 10 cm to 60 cm. (4 in. – 23.6 in.)
3. Press the shutter button half-way to activate the focus until the green AF LED stops blinking and the AF
frame turns green.
4. Press the shutter button fully to take the picture.
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1. When
Macro mode is selected, the camera will turn the LCD on if it is turned off automatically.
2. Zoom buttons will not work in Macro mode.
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TAKING CONTINUOUS PICTURES
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1. Press the
button. The Continuous Shot icon (
) will be displayed on the LCD.
2. Frame the subject in the LCD screen and press the shutter button half-way to activate the focus until the
green AF LED stops blinking and the AF frame turns green.
3. Press the shutter button fully to capture the pictures.
• The camera will automatically capture 7 continuous images at approximately 3 images per second in
1600 x 1200 resolution.
4. If you do not want to take continuous pictures anymore, press the
button once until the Continuous Shot
icon (
) disappears from the LCD.
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• In continuous shooting mode the flash is disabled as the recharging time will slow it down.
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• The camera will only capture pictures in 1600 x 1200 resolution in continuous shooting mode.
• The LCD will be blank when the images are taken in the Continuous Shooting Mode.
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TAKING PICTURES WITH SELF-TIMER
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1. In (
) Camera Mode, press
button, the self-timer icon (
) appears on the LCD.
2. Place the camera on a flat surface or tripod.
3. Use the LCD to compose the picture, and then press the Shutter button to activate the Self-Timer.
The Self -timer LED will blink slowly for 7 seconds, faster for the remaining 3 seconds and then the image
will be captured.
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Note:
• The Self-Timer is automatically deactivated once the image is taken.
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• To deactivate
the Self-Timer before taking a picture, press
button until the self-timer icon (
disappears.
)
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Photography
Hints Since the Self-Timer LED indicator on the front of the camera flashes, you have time to join in the photograph
and know when the camera is done taking a picture when the Self-Timer LED light stops blinking.
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USING THE MAIN MENU IN CAMERA MODE
CAPTURE MODE
+
FINE
NORMAL
ECONOMY
CAMERA MODE
CAPTURE MODE
Q QUALITY SETUP
IMAGE SIZE
SCENE SELECTION
WHITE BALANCE
RETURN
SELECT
CAMERA MODE
+
—
AF
PICTURE EFFECT
EV COMPENSATION
ISO
METERING
AUTO FOCUS
RETURN
SELECT
CAMERA MODE
SETUP
4M
3M
2M
1M
V
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2048 x 1536
1600 x 1200
1280 x 960
640 x 480
RETURN
OK SET
SCENE SELECTION
WHITE BALANCE
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SUNNY
FLUORESCENT
TUNGSTEN
RETURN
OK SET
PICTURE EFFECT
OFF
B&W
SOLARIZE
SEPIA
OFF
PARTY / INDOOR
SNOW
BEACH
SUNSET
OK SET
RETURN
SCENE SELECTION
NIGHT LANDSCAPE
FIREWORKS
NIGHT PORTRAIT
RETURN
+
—
RETURN
RETURN
SET
IMAGE SIZE
OK SET
RETURN
OK
RETURN
Q QUALITY SETUP
OK SET
EV COMPENSATION
OK SET
SELECT
00 EV
—
ISO
+
OK SET
AUTO
100
200
400
RETURN
OK SET
METERING
SPOT
MATRIX
AF
AUTO-FOCUS
CENTER SPOT
MULTI-AREA
RETURN
RETURN
OK SET
OK SET
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USING THE MAIN MENU IN CAMERA MODE
Follow the steps below to set the advanced shooting options in the camera through the Main Menu.
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
Turn the camera on.
Set the mode switch to (
) Camera mode.
Press the MENU button to display the main menu.
Press
or
until the desired option is highlighted.
Press
to enter the submenu.
Press
or
in the submenu to toggle between the options.
Press the OK button to make a selection.
• All selections will be marked by a red check mark.
8. To return to the previous menu, press
.
9. To exit the menu at any time, press the MENU button.
SETTING CAPTURE MODE
The capture mode menu has 4 features to choose from for taking pictures.
Capture Mode Option
Description
(
) Single
The camera will take 1 picture at a time.
(
)Continuous Shooting
The camera will take 7 pictures (at 1600 x 1200 resolution) in a row when
the shutter button is fully pressed. The flash is disabled in this mode.
(
) Sport
The camera will take 1 picture at a time in Sport mode.
(
+
) Continuous Shooting
with Sport
The camera will take 7 pictures in a row in Sport mode
Note: Flash will be deactivated in continuous shot.
TAKING PICTURES IN SPORT MODE
This mode is used to shoot sports and other high-speed activities. The camera will automatically choose a higher
shutter speed and wider aperture to capture fast-moving action without blur.
Setting Sport Mode:
CAMERA MODE
A
A
CAPTURE MODE
Q QUALITY SETUP
IMAGE SIZE
SCENE SELECTION
WHITE BALANCE
RETURN
SELECT
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OK
SET
1. In the main menu, press
to enter the capture mode submenu.
2. Press
or
to highlight
Sport (
) or Sport + AContinuous shot (
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3. Press OK to enter the mode.
+
).
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Taking a picture in Sport Mode:
1. Frame the subject
in the LCD.
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2. Press the shutter button half-way to activate the focus until the green AF LED stops blinking and the AF
frame turns green.
3. Press the shutter button fully to take the picture.
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SETTING IMAGE QUALITY
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Note: Hold your camera steady to prevent blurriness. It is recommended to either place your camera on a
steady surface or use a tripod.
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The Image Quality setting determines the amount of compression used to reduce the size of the stored image
file in order to economize space in the memory.
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Q QUALITY SETUP
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CAPTURE MODE
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IMAGE SIZE
SCENE SELECTION
WHITE BALANCE
RETURN
SELECT
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Quality
JPEG Compression Ratio
Fine
4.5:1
Normal
(Default)
11:1
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NORMAL
ECONOMY
Q QUALITY SETUP
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RETURN
OK SET
Description
Fine image quality can be used for making prints.
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Normal image quality can be used for general purpose pictures.
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Economy
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Economy image quality can be used for pictures that will be sent
via e-mail.
How to change the quality:
1. When ( Q ) Quality is highlighted, press
to enter the ( Q ) Quality Setup submenu.
2. Press
or
until the desired setting is highlighted.
3. Press the OK button
to select the Quality mode.
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4. Press the MENU button to return to picture taking mode.
SETTING IMAGE RESOLUTION
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Image Resolution determines the size of a captured image. Higher resolution images contain more details and
have larger file sizes.
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IMAGE SIZE
A
CAMERA MODE
CAPTURE MODE
Q QUALITY SETUP
IMAGE SIZE
SCENE SELECTION
WHITE BALANCE
RETURN
SELECT
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3M
2M
1M
V
2272 x 1704
2048 x 1536
1600 x 1200
1280 x 960
640 x 480
RETURN
OK SET
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Images Stored on 16MB memory (approx.):
Resolution
4MP
3MP
2MP
1.3MP
VGA
(2272 x 1704)
(2048 x 1536)
(1600 x 1200)
(1280 x 960)
(640 x 480)
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10
Fine
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33
94
Normal
32
37
52
77
200
Economy
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53
81
110
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Images Stored on 32MB memory (approx.):
Resolution
Quality
4MP
3MP
2MP
1.3MP
VGA
(2272 x 1704)
(2048 x 1536)
(1600 x 1200)
(1280 x 960)
(640 x 480)
Fine
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45
63
188
Normal
64
74
105
144
378
Economy
93
102
145
202
478
Images Stored on 64MB memory (approx.):
Resolution
Quality
4MP
3MP
2MP
1.3MP
VGA
(2272 x 1704)
(2048 x 1536)
(1600 x 1200)
(1280 x 960)
(640 x 480)
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Fine
54
62
93
130
Normal
129
147
217
288
774
Economy
186
204
290
404
956
Images Stored on 128MB memory (approx.):
Resolution
Quality
Fine
4MP
3MP
2MP
1.3MP
VGA
(2272 x 1704)
(2048 x 1536)
(1600 x 1200)
(1280 x 960)
(640 x 480)
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127
181
257
776
Normal
254
300
434
603
1565
Economy
372
378
605
893
1980
How to change the resolution:
1. When Resolution is highlighted in the Main Menu, press
2. Press
or
until the desired setting is highlighted.
3. Press the OK button to select the mode
4. Press the MENU button to return to picture taking mode.
to enter the (
) Resolution submenu.
Note: The default image resolution is 4MP.
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SELECTING SCENE MODES
The preset scene modes are helpful to quickly optimize the various settings to get the best capture of specific scenes.
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CAMERA MODE
Preset Scene
SCENE SELECTION
A
CAPTURE MODE
Q QUALITY SETUP
IMAGE SIZE
SCENE SELECTION
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WHITE BALANCE
RETURN
SELECT
OFF
PARTY / INDOOR
SNOW
BEACH
SUNSET
OK SET
RETURN
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Description
Off (default)
No Scene Selection.
Party/Indoor
Use this mode to capture the details of candlelit scenes or other indoor
background light conditions.
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10
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Snow
Use this mode to capture the details in snow scene, since the snow reflects more
of the light and would make the images look darker if the camera is set at Off
mode.
Beach
Use this mode to capture the details in shining water scene.
Sunset
This mode captures the deep hues and color variations in sunsets and
sunrises.
Night Landscape
A slow shutter speed is used to capture the lights in night scenes.
Photography Tip: With the slow shutter speed there is a possibility of getting
blurry images due to camera movement.
To reduce blurring, you may do the following:
1. Set your camera to Night Landscape mode.
2. Place your camera on a tripod or sturdy surface area.
3. Set the camera to Self-Timer mode.
4. Press the shutter button.
Fireworks
Use this mode to capture the burst of light from fireworks with a slower shutter
speed.
Night Portrait
Use this mode to capture a subject illuminated with the lights in a night scene with
a slow shutter speed.
• Due to the slow shutter speed, place the camera on a tripod for better
picture quality.
How to set the scene selection:
1. When Scenes Select is highlighted, press
to enter its submenu.
2. In the Scene menu, press
or
to choose between the options.
3. Press the OK button to select the Scene mode.
4. Press the MENU button to return to picture taking mode.
Note: Any change of the flash setting will cancel the scene selected in Scene Selection.
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SETTING WHITE BALANCE
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By default the camera uses Auto White Balance to best reproduce colors under different lighting conditions. For
mixed lighting conditions you can use the Auto White Balance.
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SUNNY
FLUORESCENT
TUNGSTEN
IMAGE SIZE
SCENE SELECTION
WHITE BALANCE
RETURN
SELECT
White Balance Mode
WHITE BALANCE
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CAPTURE MODE
Q QUALITY SETUP
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RETURN
OK SET
Description
2
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The camera will automatically choose the white balance setting. Use this
setting in variable light conditions.
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10
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Sunny
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Use outdoors with sufficient sunlight.
Fluorescent
Use indoors with fluorescent or ambient light conditions.
Tungsten
Use indoors with tungsten light conditions.
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How to change the White Balance:
1. When White Balance is highlighted, press
to enter its submenu.
2. Press
or
until the desired setting is highlighted.
3. Press the OK button to select the White Balance mode.
4. Press the MENU button to return to picture taking mode.
SELECTING THE PICTURE EFFECT
You can shoot with different picture effects.
Picture Effect
Description
OFF (Default)
Taking pictures without effect.
B&W
Taking pictures in black and white.
SOLARIZE
Taking pictures with clear light intensity like illustrations.
SEPIA
Taking pictures in sepia tones like old pictures.
PICTURE EFFECT
CAMERA MODE
+
—
AF
OFF
B&W
SOLARIZE
SEPIA
PICTURE EFFECT
EV COMPENSATION
ISO
METERING
AUTO FOCUS
RETURN
SELECT
RETURN
How to set photo effect:
1. When Picture Effect is highlighted, press
to enter its submenu.
2. Press
or
until the desired setting is highlighted.
3. Press the OK button to select the picture effect.
4. Press the MENU button to return to picture taking mode.
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OK SET
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SETTING EXPOSURE COMPENSATION
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The camera uses Auto Exposure to give you well exposed pictures under most conditions. If the main subject
turned out too light or too dark, you can use the Exposure Compensation feature to improve the result.
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CAMERA MODE
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Exposure Compensation
Mode
+
—
A
PICTURE EFFECT
+
— EV COMPENSATION
ISO
METERING
AF
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AUTO FOCUS
RETURN
SELECT
EV COMPENSATION
A
00 EV
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—
+
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OK SET
Description
2
5
Increasing the Exposure in pictures that are too dark, will make the
picture lighter.
+
10
30
Decreasing the Exposure in pictures that are too light, will make the
picture darker.
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How to use Exposure Compensation:
1. Press
or
in the Main Menu until ( +— ) Exposure Compensation is highlighted.
2. Press
display the Exposure Compensation bar on the LCD.
3. Press
or
to change the Exposure Compensation between – 2.0 to +2.0.
4. Press the OK button to select the desired value.
• The camera will return to picture taking mode automatically after selecting.
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SETTING THE ISO SENSITIVITY
Raise the ISO speed when you wish to reduce camera shake or to turn the flash off when shooting in a dark
area.
ISO Setting
Auto (default)
Description
Equivalent to setting of 100 under normal conditions. When lighting is poor, camera
raises sensitivity automatically to compensate.
100
100 is best when you want to shoot clear, sharp images in daylight.
200
200 is ideal when shooting in cloudy situations.
400
400 is best when shooting in dark lit surrounding, for example, when shooting at
night.
Note: Higher ISO speeds increase image noise. To take clean images, use as low an ISO speed as
possible.
How to change ISO setting:
ISO
CAMERA MODE
AUTO
100
200
400
PICTURE EFFECT
+
— EV COMPENSATION
ISO
METERING
AF
AUTO FOCUS
RETURN
SELECT
1.
2.
3.
4.
RETURN
OK SET
When (
) ISO is highlighted, press
to enter its submenu.
Press
or
until the desired setting is highlighted.
Press the OK button to select the ISO setting.
Press the MENU button to return to picture taking mode.
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You can choose which part of the image to use to measure the brightness and determine the exposure.
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SETTING LIGHT METERING MODE
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Description
Spot
Meters the light in the center area of the image. Use this mode when the subject is
backlit or surrounded by strong light.
Matrix(default)
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Metering
is complex. The camera can adjust the settings to correct exposure for the main
subject by metering the position of the subject, the brightness, the direct light, and
the backlighting etc.
How to change Light Metering mode:
METERING
CAMERA MODE
+
—
AF
1.
2.
3.
4.
SPOT
MATRIX
PICTURE EFFECT
EV COMPENSATION
ISO
METERING
AUTO FOCUS
RETURN
SELECT
RETURN
OK SET
When (
) Metering is highlighted, press
to enter its submenu.
Press
or
until the desired setting is highlighted.
Press the OK button to select the metering mode.
Press the MENU button to return to picture taking mode.
SETTING AUTO FOCUS (AF) MODE
The camera provides two AF modes to perform the Auto Focus function.
AF Mode
Description
Center Spot
In this mode, the camera uses the center zone of the subject to perform auto
focusing. Use this mode when the subject is backlit or surrounded by strong
light.
Multi-Area (default)
In this mode, the camera automatically determines which zone (center,
upper-left, upper-right, lower-left, lower-right) to use to perform the auto
focusing. Use this mode when the lighting
condition is complex.
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AF mode is highlighted,
press
to enter its submenu.
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2. Press
or
until the desired setting is highlighted.
3. Press the OK button to select the metering mode.
4. Press the MENU button to return to picture taking mode.
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10
10
30
30
AUTO-FOCUS
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AF
CENTER SPOT
MULTI-AREA
PICTURE EFFECT
+
— EV COMPENSATION
ISO
METERING
A A
AF
AUTO FOCUS
RETURN
SELECT
OK SET
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TAKING VIDEO CLIPS
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The camera can capture video clips with sound.
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To record a video clip:
1. Slide the Mode Switch to (
) Video Clip Mode.
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• The time limit is showing on the upperX1right corner of the screen.
2. Position the subject in the LCD.
3. Press the shutter button half-way to activate the focus until the green AF LED stops blinking and the AF
frame turns green.
4. Press the shutter button fully to capture a continuous video clip. The time recorded will be shown on the
LCD. The camera can take video until the memory is full.
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To stop recording:
1. Press the Shutter button again to stop recording.
OR
2. The camera will continue recording until the memory limit has been reached.
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2
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Video Clip Information
Resolution: QVGA (320x240) or
QQVGA (160x120) (Best for e-mail)
Frame rate: 30fps
File Format: AVI (Motion Picture)
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Note:
• Do not open the battery door or turn the camera off while recording. Otherwise the video clip may not be
stored.
• Higher capacity memory cards can take longer video clips.
• The Flash, Macro, and Continuous Shooting are deactivated in video clip mode.
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X2
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TAKING VIDEO CLIP WITH SELF-TIMER
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Shutter to Record
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1. In the (
) Video Clip Mode, press
button, and the self-timer icon (
) will appear on the LCD.
2. Place the camera on a flat surface or tripod.
3. Use the LCD to compose the picture, and then press the Shutter button to activate the Self-Timer.
The Self -timer LED will blink slowly for 7 seconds, faster for the remaining 3 seconds and then starts
recording the video clip.
4. Press Shutter button again to stop recording. Otherwise the camera will continue until the memory limit is
reached.
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X2
USING THE MAIN MENU IN VIDEO CLIP MODE
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SUNNY
FLUORESCENT
TUNGSTEN
A
VIDEO MODE
WHITE BALANCE
PICTURE EFFECTS
+ EV COMPENSATION
—
METERING
VIDEO RESOLUTION
RETURN
SELECT
RETURN
PICTURE EFFECT
A
OK SET
OFF
B&W
SOLARIZE
SEPIA
+
—
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A
OK SET
RETURN
EV COMPENSATION
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00 EV
—
+
OK SET
A
METERING
SPOT
MATRIX
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RETURN
How to Use the Main Menu in Video Clip Mode:
1. Turn the camera on.
2. Set the mode switch to (
) Video Clip mode.
3. Press the MENU button to display the main menu.
4. Press
or
until the desired option is highlighted.
5. Press
to enter the submenu.
6. Press
or
in the submenu to toggle between the options.
7. Press the OK button to make a selection.
• All selections will be marked by a red check mark.
8. To return to the previous menu, press
.
9. To exit the menu at any time, press the MENU button.
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OK SET
VIDEO RESOLUTION
320x240
160x120
RETURN
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OK SET
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Note:
• Please
• Please
• Please
• Please
go to P.21 to get to know the differences between the various White Balance settings.
refer to P.21 to see the different picture effects.
go to P.22 for information about Exposure Compensation.
refer to P.24 for the metering difference.
SETTING VIDEO CLIP RESOLUTION
Note: 160x120 resolution is ideal for email.
How to change the video resolution:
VIDEO MODE
VIDEO RESOLUTION
WHITE BALANCE
PICTURE EFFECTS
+ EV COMPENSATION
—
METERING
VIDEO RESOLUTION
RETURN
SELECT
1.
2.
3.
4.
320x240
160x120
RETURN
When Video Resolution is highlighted in the Main Menu, press
Press
or
until the desired setting is highlighted.
Press the OK button to select the mode
Press the MENU button to return to video clip mode.
OK SET
to enter the (
) Resolution submenu.
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REVIEWING YOUR FILES
REVIEWING THE PICTURES/VIDEO CLIPS
In (
) review mode, you can review your stored pictures and video clips through the LCD.
1 SEC
1 SEC
28 SEC
28
SEC
A Amemory card will be
Note: When a memory card is
inserted
in the camera, only the
pictures
stored in the
displayed in the review mode. To view the pictures in the internal memory, please transfer files from internal
memory to the SD card (p.36). Or, turn the camera off, remove the memory card, and then turn the camera
back on.
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How to review pictures/video clips:
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1. Slide the Mode Switch towards (
) . The lens will retract after 30 seconds in review mode.
2. Press
or
to scroll through each file.
X1 X1
X2 X2
• The file type
and frame counter will be displayed
on the LCD.
File Indication
File Type
JPEG
Still Picture
AVI
Video Clip
0001/0003
Number of total pictures /video clips
Number of current picture/video clip
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3. When a video clip Aicon
(AVI) is displayed on the LCD,
press the OK button to playAthe
video clip.
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To stop playing the video clip, press the Shutter button again.
Note: You may press the OK button to pause and resume playing the video clip.
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ENLARGING THE PICTURES
X1
In (
) Review Mode, you can enlarge your pictures to take a closer look at the subject on the LCD. This
feature is for viewing purposes only and it will not enhance the stored picture.
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X1
X2
X4
X2
2x Enlargement
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A
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4x Enlargement
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A
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Resolution
Maximum Enlargement
2272 x 1704
6X
2048 x 1536
4x
1600 x 1200
4x
1280 x 960
4x
640 x 480
2x
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6x Enlargement
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How to enlarge:
1. In (
) Review Mode, press
or
to scroll through the stored pictures and video clips.
2. While viewing a stored still picture, press the T button to get different magnifications.
3. Press
,
,
or
to navigate in the picture. When the picture can pan no farther in one direction, the
directional arrow will disappear.
4. Press W button to zoom out.
Note: Video Clips cannot be magnified.
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28 SEC
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REVIEWING YOUR FILES
REVIEWING YOUR FILES IN THUMBNAIL
3AM
28 SEC
) Review mode by pressing either Menu or Wide button.
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The thumbnail view can be accessed in (
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fig. 1.2
Using the Quick AccessX2Button:
1. In the (
) Review Mode, press W button, nine thumbnail images or video clips will appear on the LCD
display in a few seconds. The last displayed picture will come first and bordered in red. (fig. 1.2)
2. Press
,
,
or
to look through all the pictures and video clips. The selected picture or video clip
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will have a red border. And the type of the video clip files and its sequence number will also be shown on the
bottom of the LCD.
3. Press the OK button to view the picture or video clip in full screen.
A
A
A
Using the review menu:
1. In (
) Review Mode, press MENU to enter review menu.
2. Press
or
to highlight Thumbnail.
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3. Press
button to have
nine thumbnail images or video
clips appear at once
on the LCD display.
4. Press
,
,
or
to look through all the pictures and video clips.
5. Press the OK button to view the picture or video clip in full screen. Or press
A
the MENU button to return to the previous screen.
AWB
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28 SEC
REVIEW
1
2
DELETE FILE
THUMBNAIL
SLIDE SHOW
FILE TRANSFER
SETUP
RETURN
SELECT
A
USING THE DELETE BUTTON TO DELETE YOUR FILES
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You can delete your files in Quick View, Thumbnail or in Review mode by using the Delete button.
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Note: Once a file is deleted, it cannot be recovered.
A
28 SEC
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Are You Sure?
No
Yes
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OK SELECT
A
X2
A
Deleting in Quick View Mode (Camera Mode)
1. In the (
) Camera mode, after a picture is taken, the LCD will show the picture for a second. If you are not
satisfied with the picture,
button, the screen
AWB press the
AWB will read “Are you sure?”
Note: To change the quick view time, please go to p.42.
2. Press
or
or to highlight No or Yes.
3. Press the OK button to select.
• If Yes is selected, the picture will be deleted.
• If No is selected, the picture will be saved.
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REVIEWING YOUR FILES
Deleting in Review Mode
Delete One
1. In (
) Review mode, press
button once, the screen will read “Are you sure?”
2. Press
or
to highlight No or Yes.
3. Press the OK button to select.
• If No is selected, no change will be made, and the camera will return to the review mode.
• If Yes is selected, the file will be deleted.
Delete All
1. In (
) Review mode, press
button twice, the screen will read “Delete All, Are you sure?”
2. Press
or
to highlight No or Yes.
3. Press the OK button to select.
• If No is selected, no change will be made, and the camera will return to the review mode.
• If Yes is selected, all the files will be deleted.
Deleting in Thumbnail Review Mode
1. When thumbnail view is displayed (refer to P.30), select the image you want to delete, press
button, the
LCD shows the image in full screen and asks “Are You Sure?”
2. Press
or
to highlight No or Yes.
3. Press the OK button to select.
• If No is selected, no change will be made, and the LCD will return to the thumbnail view mode.
• If Yes is selected, the selected file will be deleted.
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USING THE REVIEW MENU
DELETE FILE
Are You Sure?
DELETE ONE
DELETE ALL
No
Yes
REVIEW
1
2
DELETE FILE
THUMBNAIL
SLIDE SHOW
FILE TRANSFER
SETUP
RETURN
SELECT
RETURN
OK SELECT
SELECT
0012/0012
1
2
DELAY INTERVAL
SLIDE SHOW
START SLIDE SHOW
DELAY INTERVAL
CONTINUOUS REPEAT
2
5
10
30
RETURN
SELECT
2 SEC
5 SEC
10 SEC
30 SEC
RETURN
SELECT
CONTINUOUS REPEAT
Transfer all files
from internal memory
to memory card?
Yes
No
No
Yes
OK SELECT
RETURN
SELECT
How to use the Menu in Review mode:
1. Turn the camera on.
2. Set the Mode Switch to (
) Review mode.
3. Press the MENU button to display the main menu.
4. Press
or
until the desired option is highlighted.
5. Press
to enter its submenu.
6. Press
or
in the submenu to toggle between the options.
7. Press the OK button to make a selection.
• All selections will be marked by a red check mark.
8. To exit the menu, press
.
9. To exit the menu at any time, press the MENU button.
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REVIEWING
YOUR FILES
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En
Note: Once the files are deleted, they cannot be recovered.
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Deleting One File by Using the Review Menu
DELETE FILE
28 SEC
DELETE ONE
DELETE ALL
Are You Sure?
No
Yes
RETURN
1.
2.
3.
4.
X1
1 SEC
5.
6.
7.
8.
A
SELECT
OK SELECT
DELETE OK
In (
) Review mode, press the MENU button to enter review menu.
Press
or X2 to highlight Delete File.
Press
to enter its submenu.
Press
or
to highlight Delete One, then press
. The LCD will show the images/video clips in
thumbnail.
28 SEC
A
Press
,
,
,
to highlight the file you want to delete.
Press OK button. The next screen will read “Are You Sure?”
Press
or
to highlight No or Yes.
Press the OK Abutton to select.
A A
A
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A A
• If No is selected, no change will be made, and the camera will return to the thumbnail view mode.
• If Yes is selected, the selected file will be deleted, and the LCD return to the thumbnail view mode.
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DELETE FILE
A
DELETE ONE
DELETE ALL
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A
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A
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Are You Sure?
No
Yes
A
A
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SELECT
OK SELECT
2
5
10
Deleting
AllAWB
Files
28 SEC
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28 SEC
DELETING YOUR FILES
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X2
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2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
A
X1
In (
) Review Mode, press MENU to enter review menu.
Press
or
to highlight Delete File.
Press
to enter its submenu.
Press
or
to highlight Delete All.
Press
. The next screen will read “Are You Sure?”
Press
or
to highlight No or Yes.
Press the OK Abutton
to select.
A
A
X2
• If No is selected,
no change will be made, and the LCD will return to the previous screen.
• If Yes is selected, all file will be deleted. The LCD will show “No Files!”
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TROUBLESHOOTING
1 SEC
28 SEC
A
Use the slide show feature to automatically display your pictures and videos on the camera LCD screen at a
selectable interval rate. You can also run a slide show on any video device that is equipped with a video input,
such as a television or digital projector.
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RUNNING A SLIDE SHOW
The slide show feature is available when you have at least one picture stored.
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2
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DELETE FILE
THUMBNAIL
SLIDE SHOW
FILE TRANSFER
SETUP
RETURN
SELECT
RETURN
A
X1
A
A
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A
A
SLIDE SHOW
START SLIDE SHOW
DELAY INTERVAL
CONTINUOUS REPEAT
SELECT
A
How to runX2 a slide show:
1. In (
) Review Mode, press MENU to enter review menu.
2. Press
or
to highlight Slide Show.
3. Press
to enter its submenu.
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4. Press
when Start Slide Show is highlighted to begin the Slide Show.
• Pictures: Each picture will be shown for 2 seconds. To change the display interval, please refer to the
instructions below.
• Video clips: The Afull video clip will be displayed. A
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5. Press
or
once to speed up or slow down the rate of slide show.
6. Press
or
to force to the previous or next image.
7. Press OK to pause or resume slide show.
8. To quit the Slide Show, press the Menu button.
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Note: When an SD memory card is inserted into the camera, only the pictures stored in the memory card will
be displayed. To view the pictures in the internal memory, please transfer the files onto the SD card (p.36) or
remove the SD card.
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2
5
5
10
10
30
30
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REVIEWING YOUR FILES
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1
2
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
1
2
DELETE FILE
THUMBNAIL
SLIDE SHOW
FILE TRANSFER
SETUP
RETURN
SELECT
DELAY INTERVAL
SLIDE SHOW
START SLIDE SHOW
DELAY INTERVAL
CONTINUOUS REPEAT
RETURN
2
SELECT
2
5
5
10
10
30
30
2 SEC
5 SEC
10 SEC
30 SEC
RETURN
A A
SELECT
In (
) Review Mode, press MENU to enter review
menu.
A
Press
or
to highlight Slide Show.
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Press
to enter its submenu.
Press
or
to highlight Delay Interval.
Press
to enter the submenu.
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Press
or
to select how long each picture is displayed on the LCD: 2, 5, 10 or 30 seconds.
A A
A A
A A
Press OK to select.
Press
to return to the previous menu. Or press MENU to exit.
A
A
A
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How to set the slide show interval:
The default slide show interval is 2 seconds. You may change the time following the steps below:
REVIEW
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A A
A A
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How to set repeatedly
slide show
By default, the slide show will stop automatically when the last frame is played. However, you can set the
camera to play the slide show repeatedly by following steps below:
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1
2
2
5
10
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1
2
REVIEW
2
DELETE
FILE
2
5
THUMBNAIL
5
10
SLIDE
10 SHOW
30
FILE
TRANSFER
30
SETUP
RETURN
SELECT
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SLIDE SHOW
CONTINUOUS REPEAT
START SLIDE SHOW
DELAY INTERVAL
CONTINUOUS REPEAT
Yes
No
RETURN
RETURN
SELECT
SELECT
30
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
A
AWB
In (
) Review Mode, press MENU to enter review
menu.
A
Press
or
to highlight Slide Show.
Press
to enter its submenu.
Press
or
to highlight CONTINUOUS REPEAT.
Press
to enter the submenu.
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Press
or
to select Yes or No.
• If Yes is selected, the camera will play the slide show repeatedly after you started playing a slide show.
7. Press OK to select.
8. Press
to return to the previous menu. Or press MENU to exit.
A
A
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2
5
10
30
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28 SEC
A
REVIEWING YOUR FILES
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X1
The camera allows you X2
to transfer photos and video clips that are stored in the camera’s internal memory to an
SD memory card.
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28 SEC
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2
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1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
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X1
A
A
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Transfer all files
from internal memory
to memory card?
DELETE FILE
THUMBNAIL
SLIDE SHOW
FILE TRANSFER
SETUP
A
RETURN
SELECT
No
Yes
OK SELECT
In (
) Review Mode, press Menu to enter review
A Amenu.
A A
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AWB
Press X2 or
to highlight File Transfer.
Press
. The next screen will read “Transfer all files from internal memory to memory card”?
Press
or
to highlight No or Yes.
Press OK to select.
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• If No is selected, no change will be made, and the LCD will return to the
previous screen.
TRANSFERRING FILES...
• If Yes is selected, the screen reads “Transferring ...” and all files will be
transferred Ato the SD card.
A
2
A
2
5
5
10
10
Note:
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1. Please insert a memory card with 16MB or more of available memory. If the SD card memory isn’t
enough for the storage of all the files in the internal memory, the camera will leave the remaining
images/video clips in the internal memory and displays “Memory Full” message and the Memory card
locked icon (
).
2. If the SD card is locked, the camera will show memory card locked icon for about 2 seconds and then
back to the main menu.
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A
CUSTOMIZING THE CAMERA SETTINGS
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CUSTOMIZING THE CAMERA SETTINGS
SET AUTO OFF TIME
T
2
3
2 MIN
3 MIN
OK SET
RETURN
TV OPTION
NTSC
P PAL
N
SETUP
T
SET AUTO OFF TIME
TV OPTION
LANGUAGE OPTION
RESTORE DEFAULT
LCD BRIGHTNESS
RETURN
SELECT
OK SET
RETURN
SETUP
CAMERA MODE
SETUP
RETURN
FORMAT
DATE/TIME SETUP
DIGITAL ZOOM
BEEP
QUICK VIEW
RETURN
SELECT
SELECT
SETUP
RESTORE DEFAULT
AF Assist Light
Camera Info.
RETURN
YES
NO
SELECT
RETURN
OK SET
LCD BRIGHTNESS
—
+
OK SET
FORMAT
Formatting will erase
all data.
Continue?
Yes
No
No
Yes
RETURN
OK SET
OK SET
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DATE/TIME SETUP
01 - 01 - 2004
01 : 01 AM
MM - DD - YYYY
12- HOUR
RETURN
OK
SET
DIGITAL ZOOM
YES
NO
SETUP
T
SET AUTO OFF TIME
TV OPTION
LANGUAGE OPTION
RESTORE DEFAULT
LCD BRIGHTNESS
RETURN
SELECT
RETURN
OK SET
BEEP
ON
OFF
SETUP
CAMERA MODE
SETUP
FORMAT
DATE/TIME SETUP
DIGITAL ZOOM
BEEP
QUICK VIEW
RETURN
SELECT
RETURN
QUICK VIEW
1
3
RETURN
SELECT
5
SETUP
Off
1 Sec
3 Sec
5 Sec
RETURN
AF ASSIST LIGHT
CAMERA INFO.
OK SET
OK SET
AF ASSIST LIGHT
AUTO
OFF
RETURN
SELECT
RETURN
OK SET
CAMERA INFO.
MODEL:
FW VERSION:
FW PART NO.:
DATE:
CONFIG.:
RETURN
CAMERA INFO.
How to use the Setup menu:
1. Turn the camera on.
2. Set the mode switch to (
) Camera Mode or (
) Review Mode..
3. Press the MENU button to display the main menu.
4. Press
or
until Setup is highlighted.
5. Press
to enter the Setup submenu.
6. In the Setup menu, press
or
to highlight the option you wish to customize.
7. Press
to enter the submenu of the highlighted option.
8. Use the arrow buttons to adjust the setting and press the OK button to select.
9. Press
to return to the previous menu OR press the MENU button to exit.
LCD P/N:
SENSOR P/N:
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CUSTOMIZING THE CAMERA SETTINGS
CUSTOMIZING THE CAMERA SETTINGS
En
SETUP MENU AND FEATURES
Setup Setting
Set Auto Off Time
Options
2 min, 3 min
TV Option
NTSC, PAL
Language Option
English
Deutsch
Français
Español
Italiano
Nederlands
Description
This feature enables the camera to automatically turn off
when it is idle.
Sets the mode the camera needs to adapt to your TV.
(Page 59)
Sets the language in your camera. (Page 40)
Português
Yes/No
Restore Default
LCD Brightness
Format
Date/Time Setup
Sets all camera settings to the factory default. (Page 44)
Sets the LCD brightness level. (Page 40)
Formats the memory card by deleting all files. (Page 41)
Changes the date/time in your camera and their display
format.
Activates/deactivates the digital zoom.
Yes/No
Date/time,
Date/time format
Yes
No
On, Off
Activates or deactivates the beep sound.
Off, 1 sec., 3 sec., 5 sec. Sets quick view interval.
Auto, Off
Model
Displays the camera version information. This is for
FW Version
information purposes only.
FW Part No.
Date
Config.
LCD P/N
Sensor P/N
Digital Zoom
Beep
Quick View
AF Assist Light
Camera Info
SETTING THE AUTO OFF TIME
CAMERA MODE
SETUP
RETURN
1.
2.
3.
4.
SETUP
T
SELECT
SET AUTO OFF TIME
TV OPTION
LANGUAGE OPTION
RESTORE DEFAULT
LCD BRIGHTNESS
RETURN
SELECT
T
2
2
2
3
3
3
SET AUTO OFF TIME
2 MIN
3 MIN
RETURN
OK SET
In the Setup menu, press
or
until SET AUTO OFF TIME is highlighted.
Press
to enter the submenu.
Press
or
to highlight the preferred choice.
Press the OK button to set.
Notes: The default setting is 2 minutes. Press the Power button for more than 1 second to reactivate the
camera after it goes off.
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2
3
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3
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2
3
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CUSTOMIZING THE CAMERA SETTINGS
En
SETTING THE LANGUAGE
SETUP
T
To
1.
2.
3.
4.
SET AUTO OFF TIME
TV OPTION
LANGUAGE OPTION
RESTORE DEFAULT
LCD BRIGHTNESS
RETURN
SELECT
set the Language:
In the Setup menu, press
or
until Language is highlighted.
Press
to enter the Language submenu.
Press
or
to highlight the desired language.
Press the OK button to set.
SETTING THE DATE AND TIME
SETUP
DATE/TIME SETUP
FORMAT
DATE/TIME SETUP
DIGITAL ZOOM
BEEP
QUICK VIEW
RETURN
SELECT
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
01 - 01 - 2004
01 : 01 AM
MM - DD - YYYY
12 - HOUR
RETURN
OK
SET
In the Setup menu, press
or
until DATE/TIME SETUP is highlighted.
Press
to enter the submemu.
Press
to highlight the date/time fields and date/time format. The selected segment will blink.
Press
or
to change the number in the blinking position, and press
to go to other fields.
After the date/time is set, press the OK button to quit date/time setting. The next screen displays live
viewfinder.
SETTING THE LCD BRIGHTNESS
1
1
1
3
3
3
5
5
5
1
1
3
3
5
5
CAMERA MODE
SETUP
RETURN
SETUP
T
SELECT
SET AUTO OFF TIME
TV OPTION
LANGUAGE OPTION
RESTORE DEFAULT
LCD BRIGHTNESS
RETURN
SELECT
LCD BRIGHTNESS
2
3
—
+
OK SET
How to set the LCD Brightness:
1. In the Setup menu, press
or
until LCD Brightness is highlighted.
2. Press
to display the LCD Brightness bar on the LCD.
3. Press
or
to adjust the brightness.
4. Press the OK button to select.
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3
3
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2
3
3
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X1 X1
X2 X2
FORMATTING THE INTERNAL
MEMORY OR MEMORY
CARD
CAUTION: !
!
1. Formatting deletes all pictures and video clips from the memory.
2. Removing the card during formatting may damage the card.
3. Selecting the formatting feature while there is no memory card in the camera, will
cause the internal memory to format. All pictures and video clips on the internal memory
will be lost.
A
A
A
SETUP
FORMAT
DATE/TIME SETUP
DIGITAL ZOOM
AWBAWB
BEEP
QUICK VIEW
RETURN
A
1.
2.
3.
4.
A
A
A
FORMAT
Yes
No
AWBAWB
SELECT
AWBAWB
RETURN
OK SET
A
In the Setup menu, press
or
until Format is highlighted.
Press
to enter the Format submenu.
Press
or
to highlight No or Yes.
Press the OK button toAWB
select.
AWB
• If No is selected, no change will be made, and the LCD will return to the previous screen.
• If Yes is selected, the LCD shows “Formatting will erase all data. Continue?”
Formatting will erase
all data.
Continue?
Formatting
No
Yes
OK SET
5. Press
or
to highlight No or Yes.
A A
6. Press the OK button to select.
• If No is selected, no change will be made, and the LCD will return to the Setup Menu.
• If Yes is selected, the LCD shows “Formatting …” ALL FILES will be deleted.
AWBAWB
A
A
AWBAWB
Note: If “CARD ERROR!” is displayed on the LCD screen, it indicates that the memory card is corrupted.
Please format the memory.
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CUSTOMIZING THE CAMERA SETTINGS
2
3
The camera provides an option to enable or disable the beep sound. The beep sound is ON by default. While the
beep sound is on, the camera will beep in any of the following situations:
• When the camera is powered on.
• After an image is captured. (Note: The beep after image capture cannot be disabled.)
• When any button, except for the Power button, the zoom buttons and the camera mode slide switch button, is
pressed.
BEEP
SETUP
ON
OFF
FORMAT
DATE/TIME SETUP
DIGITAL ZOOM
BEEP
QUICK VIEW
RETURN
SELECT
RETURN
OK SET
How to activate/deactivate the beep sound:
1.
2.
3.
4.
In the Setup menu, press
or
until Beep is highlighted.
Press
to enter its submenu.
Press
or
to highlight the desired selection.
Press the OK button to set.
SETTING QUICK VIEW INTERVAL
The camera provides programmable Quick View duration, which is the time that the image is shown to the user
immediately after a picture is taken.
Quick View
Description
Off
No quick view, remain in live viewfinder.
1 sec (Default)
Display image for 1 seconds then return to live viewfinder.
3 sec
Display image for 3 seconds then return to live viewfinder.
5 sec
Display image for 5 seconds then return to live viewfinder.
How to select Quick View time phrase:
QUICK VIEW
SETUP
FORMAT
DATE/TIME SETUP
DIGITAL ZOOM
BEEP
QUICK VIEW
RETURN
SELECT
1.
2.
3.
4.
1
3
5
Off
1 Sec
3 Sec
5 Sec
RETURN
OK SET
In the Setup menu, press
or
until Quick View is highlighted.
Press
to enter its submenu.
Press
or
to highlight the desired selection.
Press the OK button to set.
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TURNING THE BEEP SOUND ON OR OFF
CUSTOMIZING THE CAMERA SETTINGS
En
SETTING AF ASSIST LIGHT
The camera can turn the built-in AF (Auto Focus) assist light on to illuminate the focus subject in low-light
situation.
AF Assist Light
Description
Auto (Default)
The camera will turn on AF assist light if it is needed.
Off
The camera will not turn on the AF assist light even if the subject is in a low-light
condition.
How to change AF assist light setting:
AF ASSIST LIGHT
SETUP
1
1
3
3
5
5
AF Assist Light
Camera Info.
RETURN
1.
2.
3.
4.
AUTO
OFF
SELECT
RETURN
OK SET
In the Setup menu, press
or
until AF Assist Light is highlighted.
Press
to enter its submenu.
Press
or
to highlight the desired selection.
Press the OK button to set.
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RESTORE THE CAMERA TO FACTORY DEFAULT SETTINGS
To restore the default settings in your camera:
1. Press
when Restore Default is highlighted in the camera.
2. Press
or
to highlight No or Yes, and then press OK.
• When No is selected, no change is made. The LCD returns to the previous screen.
• When Yes is selected, the LCD shows “Are you sure?”
3. Press
or
to highlight Yes or No, and then press OK.
• If No is selected, no change will be made. The LCD returns Setup page.
• If Yes is selected, the camera will be reset to the factory default setting. The LCD will show “Restoring...”
for a few seconds and then return to setup page. The Default settings will be restored.
Note: Please refer to the table below for the default settings.
OPTION
DEFAULT STATUS
Camera Mode
Single Shot
Image Size
2272 x 1704
Quality
Normal
Flash
Auto Flash
White Balance
Auto
LCD Brightness
Center (0)
Scene Selection
OFF
Digital Zoom
Yes
Exposure Compensation
0
ISO
Auto
Metering
Matrix
Photo Effect
None
Time Out
2 min
Slide show interval
2 Seconds
Beep
ON
Quick View
1 Sec
AF Mode
Multi-Area
Continuous Repeat
No
AF Assist Light
Auto
TV Mode
NTSC for USA/Japan, PAL for Europe/Asia
Date/Time Format
USA/Japan: MM/DD/YYYY, 12-hour
Europe/Asia: DD/MM/YYYY, 24-hour
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RESTORE THE CAMERA TO FACTORY DEFAULT SETTINGS
En
SOFTWARE INSTALLATION GUIDE
SOFTWARE INSTALLATION GUIDE
The software that comes with the Concord Eye-Q 4363z includes driver, reader, and photo editing programs.
These programs transfer the pictures or video clips from your camera to your computer, and enable you to view
them on your computer screen. The following are the computer system requirements for these programs to be
installed.
Computer System Requirements
Windows
• 300MHz Pentium II processor or equivalent.
• Microsoft Windows 98/98SE, Windows Me, Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP Home / Professional /
Media Center
• 360MB free hard disk space .
• 128MB of RAM
• Minimum 800 x 600 display with 16-bit color (1024 x 768 with 24-bit color or better recommended)
• USB Port
• 4x CD-ROM Drive
Macintosh
• Mac OS 9.0, 9.1, 9.2 and X 10.1 or later
• Power PC-based
• 32MB of RAM
• 640 x 480 display with Thousands of colors (Millions of colors recommended)
• Built-In USB Port
Installation Requirements
The installer will automatically detect which software applications need to be installed or if they are not
necessary. Please read the installation requirements before proceeding with the installation process.
System
Windows
98/98SE
Install Camera Driver
X
Install DirectX 9
X
Install ArcSoft PhotoImpression
X
Windows
Me
Windows
2000
Windows
XP
Macintosh
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
Install Adobe Acrobat
Reader 5
Camera automatically detected
by the computer (no driver
installation required)
X
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USING THE INSTALLER SPLASH SCREEN
The installer will automatically detect which software applications need
to be installed or if they are not necessary. This will be indicated by
the buttons on the splash screen that appears when the CD-ROM is
inserted into the computer:
Color
Description
Yellow (
Gray (
)
)
Required or highly recommended to install.
Already installed or not necessary
Option
Description
Camera Drivers
The USB Mass Storage camera drivers enable the camera to become
an external drive on your computer.
Microsoft DirectX 9
DirectX 9 enables the movie playback applications on your computer to
playback video clips that are captured with the camera.
ArcSoft PhotoImpression 2000
This photo software enables you to edit and enhance pictures.
Adobe Acrobat Reader 5
Adobe Acrobat Reader enables you to view the electronic version of the
User’s Guide.
User’s Guide
Direct link to the electronic version of the User’s Guide in different
languages. (All User’s Guides are saved in PDF format.)
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FLOW DIAGRAM FOR SOFTWARE INSTALLATION
To transfer the pictures and video clips from the memory card, the camera must be connected to a computer
with the provided Mini-USB cable. Additional setup may be required by some operating systems before
connecting the camera to the computer for the first time.
Identifying your operating system
Windows
98/98SE
Windows 2000
Professional
Installing the USB
Mass Storage Drivers
and DirectX 9 p.49
Windows
Me/XP
Mac OS
9.x/10.x
Installing
DirectX 9 p.51
Installing ArcSoft PhotoImpression 2000 p.52
Installing Adobe Acrobat Reader 5 (if needed) p.54
Connecting the camera to the computer p.56
Downloading pictures and video clips onto the computer p.56
Disconnecting the camera from the computer p.58
Data transfer may not function correctly if you have one of the operating systems listed below or you are using
an add-on USB adapter or USB hub.
•
•
•
•
•
Windows 95
Windows NT 3.51/4.0
Mac OS 8.6 or lower.
Home built computer systems or computer systems without a factory installed operating system.
Home installed operating system or upgrade to the operating system.
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IDENTIFYING YOUR OPERATING SYSTEM
Windows
1. Right click the My Computer icon on your desktop, and go to Properties.
2. The System Properties Box will appear.
The information about your computer is listed under the system area.
3. Confirm that your computer is running one of the following operating systems and
proceed to the page in the chart for installation instructions:
System
Proceed to page
Windows 98, Windows 98
Second Edition
Page 49
Windows 2000
Page 51
Windows
Windows
Windows
Windows
Page 52
Millennium Edition,
XP Home Edition,
XP Professional Edition,
XP Media Center Edition
4. Press OK to close the window
For Windows 98/98SE/Me/2000, if the My Computer icon is not on your desktop, click Control Panel icon from
the Start Menu and double click on the System icon to open the System Property Box.
For Windows XP, if the My Computer icon is not on your desktop, click Control Panel icon from the Start
Menu and click on the Performance and Maintenance icon, then click on the System icon to open the System
Property Box.
Macintosh
1. In the Apple Menu on the Menu bar, select About this Computer.
2. A window will appear with the computers operating system version. Confirm that your computer is version 9
or higher.
No installation of software is necessary for Macintosh users, please go to Page 56 to connecting your camera
to the computer.
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INSTALLING THE DRIVER AND DIRECTX 9 – WINDOWS 98/98SE
NOTE: Do not connect the camera to your computer before the camera drivers and Microsoft DirectX 9
installation is completed.
Step 1
Make sure your camera is powered off and not connected to the computer.
Step 2
Make sure the computer is powered on and Windows 98 or 98SE is running.
Step 3
Close any other applications or software you may be running.
Step 4
Insert the supplied CD-ROM into your computer’s CD-ROM Drive.
NOTE: If the installer does not start automatically within 30 seconds after the CD-ROM has
been inserted, click on “My Computer” either on the Desktop or in the Start Menu and locate
the CD-ROM Drive. Double click on the CD-ROM Drive icon for installation and proceed to
Step 5.
Step 5
Select the language. Click [OK].
Step 6
The installation screen will appear. Click on Install
Camera Drivers.
Step 7
Click [Next >].
Step 8
The next dialog will prompt you to select the components
that will be installed. USB Mass Storage Driver and
DirectX 9 will be preselected.
The files will be saved in the Concord Eye-Q 4363z
directory automatically.
OR
You may change the default folder by clicking [Browse…]
and selecting a different folder in your computer.
Click [Next >].
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Click [Install].
Step 10
Install progress bar
Step 11
The next screen will begin the DirectX setup.
En
Step 9
Select “ I accept the agreement “ then click [Next >].
Step 12
Step 13
Click [Next >].
Click [Finish].
Your computer will automatically restart.
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INSTALLING DIRECTX 9– WINDOWS 2000
Step 1
Make sure your camera is powered off and not connected to the computer.
Step 2
Make sure the computer is powered on and Windows 2000 is running.
Step 3
Close any other applications or software you may be running.
Step 4
Insert the supplied CD-ROM into your computer’s CD-ROM Drive.
NOTE: If the installer does not start automatically within 30 seconds after the CD-ROM has
been inserted, click on “My Computer” either on the Desktop or in the Start Menu and locate
the CD-ROM Drive. Double click on the CD-ROM Drive icon for installation and proceed to
Step 5.
Step 5
Select the language. Click [OK].
Step 6
The installation screen will appear, click on Install
Microsoft DirectX 9.0.
Step 7
The next screen will begin the DirectX setup.
Select “ I accept the agreement “ then click [Next >].
Step 8
Step 9
Click [Next >].
Click [Finish].
Your computer will automatically restart.
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Step 1
Make sure your camera is powered off and not connected to the computer.
Step 2
Make sure the computer is powered on and Windows is running.
Step 3
Close any other applications or software you may be running.
Step 4
Insert the supplied CD-ROM into your computer’s CD-ROM Drive.
NOTE: If the installer does not start automatically within 30 seconds after the CD-ROM has
been inserted, click on “My Computer” either on the Desktop or in the Start Menu and locate
the CD-ROM Drive. Double click on the CD-ROM Drive icon for installation and proceed to
Step 5.
Step 5
Select the language. Click [OK].
Step 6
The installation screen will appear, Click on Install
ArcSoft PhotoImpression 2000.
Step 7
Click [Next >].
Step 8
Click [Yes].
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INSTALLING ARCSOFT PHOTOIMPRESSION – ALL WINDOWS USERS
En
SOFTWARE INSTALLATION GUIDE
Step 9
Click [Next >].
Step 10
Make sure all two applications are checked and then
click [Next >].
Step 11
Click [Next >].
Step 12
The screen will show the status of the installation.
Step 13
Click [Finish].
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INSTALLING ADOBE ACROBAT READER 5- ALL WINDOWS USERS (OPTIONAL)
Step 1
Make sure your camera is powered off and not connected to the computer.
Step 2
Make sure the computer is powered on and Windows is running.
Step 3
Close any other applications or software you may be running.
Step 4
Insert the supplied CD-ROM into your computer’s CD-ROM Drive.
NOTE: If the installer does not start automatically within 30 seconds after the CD-ROM has
been inserted, click on “My Computer” either on the Desktop or in the Start Menu and locate
the CD-ROM Drive. Double click on the CD-ROM Drive icon for installation and proceed to
Step 5.
Step 5
Select the language. Click [OK].
Step 6
The installation screen will appear, Click on Install
Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.
Step 7
Status bar
Step 8
Click [Next >].
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SOFTWARE INSTALLATION GUIDE
Step 9
The files will be saved into C:\Program Files\Adobe\
Acrobat 5 automatically.
OR
You may change the default folder by clicking [Browse…
and selecting a different folder in your computer.
]
Click [Next >].
Step 10
Installation progress
Step 11
Select Yes, to restart the computer or No, to restart the
computer later.
Click [Finish >].
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CONNECTING THE CAMERA TO THE COMPUTER
En
CONNECTING THE CAMERA TO THE COMPUTER
Note for Windows 98 and 98SE users: Do not connect the camera to your computer before the camera
drivers and Microsoft DirectX 9 installation is completed.
1. Power the camera on.
2. Connect the camera to the computer with the Mini-USB cable provided.
• Plug the larger end of the Mini-USB cable that is included with the camera into
your PC’s USB port. (Please refer to your computer’s documentation for more
information on the location of the USB port.)
• Plug the small end of the Mini-USB cable into the USB port located in the Cable
Connection panel on the side of the camera.
3. When the camera is connected to the computer for the first time, the camera USB
Mass Storage driver installation will begin. Please follow the on-screen instructions
to complete the installation.
DOWNLOADING PICTURES AND VIDEO CLIPS ONTO YOUR COMPUTER
Note: Windows 98/98SE users must install the camera driver and DirectX 9 first. (Page 49)
Note: Windows 2000 users must install DirectX 9 to view video clips on the computer. (Page 51)
Downloading files from the camera:
• Internal memory: Do not insert the memory card.
• Memory Card: Insert the memory card.
Caution: Do not attempt to open the battery/memory door to insert or remove the memory card and/or
batteries when the camera is connected to the computer.
FOR WINDOWS USERS
Downloading Pictures and Video Clips onto your computer:
1. Connect the camera to the computer.
2. Double-click on My Computer.
3. Double-click Removable Disk.
4. Double-click DCIM.
5. Double-click 100_4363.
• The pictures (JPEG) and video clips (AVI) stored in the memory will be displayed.
6. Click and drag the files into a directory in your computer to save them.
• To select all files, click Edit > Select all.
FOR MACINTOSH USERS
1. Connect the camera to the computer.
• After a few moments, the external hard drive will appear on the desktop.
2. Double-click the “CONCORD” removable drive that is on your desktop.
3. Double-click DCIM.
4. Double-click 100_4363.
• The stored pictures (JPEG) and video clips (AVI) stored in the memory will be displayed.
5. Drag and drop the image you want to save in the computer.
• To select all files, click Edit > Select all.
Note: You may also transfer the stored pictures and video clips onto your computer by using a memory
card reader (sold separately.)
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USING ARCSOFT PHOTOIMPRESSION (WINDOWS ONLY)
1. Connect the camera to the computer.
2. Launch ArcSoft PhotoImpression software by clicking on Start-Programs-ArcSoft Camera Suite and choosing
PhotoImpression from the application list on your screen. (fig. 1.1)
fig. 1.1
fig. 1.2
3. When the Application opens, click on the Camera/Scanner button.(fig. 1.2)
4. Click on the drop-down list under Select Source and choose Concord Camera.
5. Click on the Camera/ Scanner Icon (
).
• A second window will appear showing the contents (pictures) in the memory, and options on how to
handle them. (fig. 1.3)
fig. 1.3
6. Select the picture you would like to view, edit or save by clicking on it. The selected image will be highlighted
by a border. You may also click on Select All to choose all pictures.
7. Click on Get Photos.
The pictures will then be added to your album at the bottom of the application (fig. 1.4).
fig. 1.4
8. Click on Close to close the Camera Controls windows (as shown in
fig. 1.3).
9. Double-click on the thumbnail or click on OK to open the photo.
10. Click on Edit to edit the photo. You may, for example,
• Resize the photo by using the “Crop/Resize” tools.
• Modify the photo by using the “Retouch” tools. For example, to remove red-eyes.
• Add some text onto the photo by using the “Text” tools.
11. Click on Save to save the photo. Two options “Save” and “Save As” will be offered.
12. Click on Print to print the photo. You can choose one preferred way of printing: Standard Printing, Greeting
Card/Multiple Printing or Thumbnail Printing.
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UNPLUGGING YOUR CAMERA FROM THE COMPUTER
Windows 98/98SE:
1. Double-click on My Computer.
2. Right-click on Removable Disk to display the menu.
3. Click on Eject in the menu.
4. Unplug the Mini-USB from the camera.
Windows ME/2000/XP:
1. Turn the camera off.
2. Click once on the “Unplug or Eject Hardware” icon on the right hand side of your
task bar. (fig.1.1)
3. Select “Stop Concord Eye-Q 4363z USB Mass Storage Device”
4. Click [OK] in the “Safe to Remove Hardware” prompt.
5. Unplug the Mini-USB from the camera. (fig.1.2)
fig.1.1
fig.1.2
Macintosh:
1. Drag the “CONCORD” removable drive icon on the desktop to the Trash.
2. Unplug the Mini-USB cable from the camera.
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TV MODE
TV MODE
CHANGING THE TV MODE SETTING
The camera allows you to view individual files and to take pictures and record clips on the television. To begin,
check your television documentation to determine what video standard you should set your camera to either
NTSC or PAL.
SETUP
2
2
3
3
T
TV OPTION
NTSC
P PAL
SET AUTO OFF TIME
TV OPTION
LANGUAGE OPTION
RESTORE DEFAULT
LCD BRIGHTNESS
RETURN
SELECT
N
RETURN
OK SET
1. Slide the Mode switch to (
) Camera mode
or (
) Review mode.
2. Press the MENU button.
3. Press
or
until Setup is highlighted.
4. Press
to enter the Setup menu.
5. In the Setup menu press
or
until TV is highlighted
6. Press
to enter the TV submenu.
7. Press
or
to change the setting to NTSC or PAL and press OK.
8. Press the MENU button to exit.
CONNECTING THE CAMERA TO THE TELEVISION
1. Connect the red sound terminal of the AV cable to the sound terminal marked AUDIO of your TV, and
connect the yellow image terminal of the AV cable to the image input terminal jack marked VIDEO or VIDEO
IN on your television.
2. Turn on your television.
3. Set the television to video mode according to the
instructions in the owner’s manual. (This is usually channel
3, 4 or AV).
4. Connect the other end of the cable into the VIDEO port
located in the cable connection panel.
USING THE TV AS A LIVE VIEWFINDER
1. Connect the camera to the TV.
2. Turn the camera on.
3. Slide the Mode Switch to (
) Camera mode.
4. The TV will become a live viewfinder.
Note: You may record your TV Mode session by using your VCR. Please refer to your VCR documentation
to learn more about recording.
REVIEWING PICTURES AND VIDEO CLIPS ON YOUR TV
1.
2.
3.
4.
Connect the camera to the TV.
Turn the camera on.
Slide the Mode Switch to (
) Review mode.
Press
or
to scroll through the saved pictures and video clips.
• When an AVI file is displayed on the TV, press the OK button to view the video clip. The sound will be
played via the TV set at the same time.
5. To view more options, press the MENU button to display the menu on the TV screen. Please refer to
page 32/37 for further information.
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ERROR MESSAGES
Error Messages appears on the LCD when the memory is full or there is problem with the SD card.
Error Message
Cause
Solution
Memory Full
Memory (either internal memory
or SD card) is full.
Follow one of the below methods:
1) Delete unwanted files.
2) Insert an SD card, or replace
the SD card with a new one.
3) Transfer the photos/video clips
onto your computer.
Memory Full
The SD card memory isn’t enough
to hold the files saved in the
internal memory. Only part of the
files in the internal memory is
transferred.
Follow one of the below methods:
1) Delete unwanted files.
2) Insert an SD card, or replace
the SD card with a new one.
3) Transfer the photos/video clips
onto your computer.
Memory Error
The camera’s internal memory
may be corrupted.
Format the memory (P. 41) first.
If the problem remains after
formatting, that means the internal
memory is corrupted. You can
either to use an SD card as
storage or send the camera for
repairing.
Card Error
The SD card may be corrupted.
Format the SD card first. If
the problem still exists after
formatting, you can only replace
the SD card with a new one.
The memory card is not
recognizable (maybe it’s new or
used on other digital cameras).
Format the SD card.
The memory card is locked.
Turn off the camera, take out the
SD card and unlock the SD card.
No Card
No SD card is inserted while
trying to transfer the files.
Insert an SD card with enough
free memory.
Format Error
The internal memory or the SD
card is corrupted.
Change to use SD card as
storage or replace the SD card
with a new one.
Imcompatible Media
Formating will erase
All data Continue?
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ERROR MESSAGES
TROUBLESHOOTING
En
TROUBLESHOOTING
POSSIBLE CAUSE
POSSIBLE SOLUTION
Batteries were not installed
correctly.
Install batteries correctly by
following the indication engraved
on the edge of the battery
compartment or that on the
battery contact.
Batteries are dead or weak.
Replace batteries.
Battery door was not closed
correctly.
Close the battery compartment
properly.
The camera buttons do not work.
The camera needs to be reset.
Press the reset button on the
back of the camera with a pointed
object, such as a pen, then power
the camera off then on.
The camera turns off during
usage.
The batteries are drained of
power.
Replace the batteries with new
ones.
Poor Lighting.
Increase the lighting in the
surrounding area when taking
pictures and video clips.
Lens is dirty.
Clean the lens with a soft cloth.
See the Camera Maintenance
section.
Subject is too close.
Stand at least 2 ft. (0.6m) away
from the subject in the normal
mode. At Macro mode, stand
4’’ (10cm) away from the
subject.
Subject is too close.
Move the subject further away
from the camera.
The flash is not needed.
Change the camera setting to
Auto Flash. See p.12.
Lighting condition is too bright.
Decrease exposure
compensation. See p.22.
The subject is too far away for the
flash to be effective.
Move the subject closer to the
camera, or move the camera
closer to the subject.
Flash is not on.
Turn the flash On.
The subject is in front of a bright
light.
Change the subject’s position.
Lighting condition is too dark.
Increase the exposure
compensation. See p.22.
SYMPTOM
CAMERA
Cannot turn on the camera.
PICTURES/VIDEO CLIPS
Picture/Video clip has poor
image quality.
TAKING PICTURES
Flash picture taken is too light.
Flash Picture taken is too dark.
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SYMPTOM
POSSIBLE CAUSE
POSSIBLE SOLUTION
Flash did not work.
There was sufficient flash for the
picture and the flash did not fire.
This happens when the camera is
set to Auto Flash.
This is normal as your cameras
electronic light sensor is
programmed to only fire the flash
when needed.
Camera’s flash has been turned
off.
Turn the flash to Auto flash.
Flash did not charge.
Verify that the Ready LED has
stopped blinking before taking a
picture.
Subject or camera was moved as
the picture was taken.
Hold the camera steady until the
picture is taken.
The focus was not locked before
taking the picture.
Before taking a picture, press the
shutter button half-way to lock
the focus, and press the shutter
button fully to capture the picture.
(p.11)
White balance is not set properly.
Reset the white balance feature
to Auto, or for the specific lighting
in the surrounding area.
Memory is full.
Delete unwanted pictures and
continue shooting.
Picture taken is blurry.
There is something wrong with
the color of the photographs.
Cannot take a picture or a
video clip.
Download the stored files to your
PC and delete the files from the
memory card.
Insert a memory card with
sufficient memory available.
Camera is not set in picture/video
clip taking mode.
Set the camera to the proper
mode for recording video clips, or
taking photographs.
Power is off.
Turn the power on.
Camera is in Auto Power off
mode.
Turn the power on.
Cannot take a picture or a
video clip when using an SD
memory card.
The SD card is locked or write
protected.
Remove the SD card from the
card slot and slide the lock switch
to off.
Picture is blurred when looking
through the viewfinder.
Viewfinder is dirty.
Clean the viewfinder with a soft
cloth or cotton swab. See the
Camera maintenance section.
Part of the picture/ video clip is
missing.
Something was blocking the lens
when taking the picture.
Keep hands, fingers, etc. away
from the lens when taking a
picture.
The picture was not centered
correctly in the viewfinder.
Leave space around the subject
when centering the picture in the
viewfinder.
The battery level is low and the
camera does not have sufficient
power to complete picture
capture.
Replace batteries.
Camera is not responding
during picture capture.
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TROUBLESHOOTING
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TROUBLESHOOTING
SYMPTOM
POSSIBLE CAUSE
POSSIBLE SOLUTION
The shutter button does not
work.
The camera is not turned on.
Turn the camera on.
The camera is processing a
picture; the ready LED light is still
blinking.
Wait until the light stops blinking
before attempting to take another
picture.
Protective plastic film still in place
on the camera.
Make sure the protective plastic film
covering the LCD during shipment,
has been removed.
The LCD brightness level is set
too low.
Increase the brightness level on
your LCD to meet your personal
needs. See p.40 for setting the
brightness.
The LCD screen looks milky
and or scratched.
Protective plastic film still in place
on the camera.
Make sure the protective plastic film
covering the LCD during shipment,
has been removed.
The LCD is not displaying
anything.
LCD is turned off.
Turn the LCD on, by pressing (
The battery level is low.
Replace the batteries.
LCD
The LCD display is dark.
).
VIEWING VIDEO CLIPS ON THE COMPUTER (WINDOWS 98/98SE/2000)
Cannot playback stored video
clips on the computer.
Video playback files are missing.
Install Microsoft DirectX 9. (p.49)
INSTALLING SOFTWARE AND DRIVERS
Camera is not responding
during picture download to the
PC.
Cannot transfer pictures to the
computer. The New Hardware
Wizard cannot locate drivers.
(Windows 98/98SE)
The operating system may not be
allocating adequate resources to
download the pictures.
Reset the camera by pressing
the reset button with a pointed
object such as a pen. Reboot the
computer.
The Mini-USB cable is not
plugged into the camera.
Check that the Mini-USB cable is
plugged into the camera.
The Mini-USB cable is not
plugged into the computer.
Check that the USB cable is
plugged into the computer.
The computer is not powered on.
Turn your computer on.
The Software is not installed on
the computer.
Disconnect the Mini-USB cable
from the camera and the computer.
Install the camera software and
drivers. (p.49)
Software is not fully or correctly
installed on the computer.
Disconnect the Mini-USB cable
from the camera and the computer.
Uninstall the software: StartSettings-Control Panel-Add/
Remove Programs. Re-install the
camera drivers. (See p.49)
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SYMPTOM
POSSIBLE CAUSE
POSSIBLE SOLUTION
The card may not be SD certified.
Purchase a certified SD card.
The card may be corrupted.
Reformat the card.
Caution: Formatting erases all
pictures on the card. p.41
No card is inserted in the camera.
Insert a card into the card slot.
See p.8.
The batteries are not placed
properly.
Remove and reload the batteries.
SD CARDS
The camera does not
recognize your SD Card.
RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES
A low battery warning appears
during initial use of the freshly
charged batteries.
Battery life is short.
The batteries haven’t reached
their maximum capacity.
Fully charge/discharge the
batteries via normal operation for
three to four cycles
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TROUBLESHOOTING
GETTING HELP
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GETTING HELP
You can get help from our troubleshooting section, FAQ on our website or by contacting a customer support
representative.
Troubleshooting Section
If you need help with your camera, refer to the Troubleshooting section of this manual on page 61.
Website Customer Support/FAQ
Please visit our customer support website at www.concord-camera.com to view the Frequently Asked
Questions (FAQ) by clicking the appropriate camera model picture in the “Camera Support “ Section. Most
support issues are answered in the FAQ section. You can also E-mail us by clicking the E-mail address link to
the customer support center in the “Camera Support” Section.
Customer Support
Before You E-mail or Call us
If you have questions concerning the operation of the camera or software installation, you can speak to or email
a customer service representative. Please have the following information available:
Camera Information:
Name of camera model
Camera Serial Number
Camera Info in camera (page 38):
FW Version
FW Part Number
Date CD-ROM
Comment
Computer Information:
Operating System
Processor Speed (MHz)
Computer Make and Model
Amount of memory
Exact Error message received
Part Number
For Camera Support please contact:
Toll Free in the US and Canada:
• (866) 522-6372
Web: www.concord-camera.com
For Camera Support via E-mail, please
contact us at www.concord-camera.com.
Toll Free in Europe:
UK: 0800-1696482
Spain: 900-973195
Germany: 0800-1800563
Italy: 800-781883
France: 0800-917599
Toll in Europe:
• +31-53-4829779
For ArcSoft Technical Support on Photo Editing Software, please contact:
China
Japan
In the USA and Canada
ArcSoft, Inc.
ArcSoft Beijing Co., Ltd.
ArcSoft Japan
46601 Fremont Blvd.
No. 6 South Capital Gym Road
9F, 1-21-9, Higashi-Gotanda,
Fremont, CA 94538
Beijing New Century Hotel Office
Shinagawa-ku,
Tel: (510) 440-9901
Building, #1060
Tokyo 141-0022, Japan
Fax: (510) 440-1270
Beijing 100044, China
Tel: +81-3-5795-1392
E-mail: support@arcsoft.com
Tel: 8610-6849-1368
Fax: +81-3-5795-1397
Fax: 8610-6849-1367
E-Mail: support@arcsoft.jp
E-Mail:tech@arcsoft.com.cn
Europe
Unit 14, Shannon Industrial Estate
Shannon, Co. Clare, Ireland
Tel: +353 (0) 61-702087
Fax: +353 (0) 61-702001
E-Mail: europe@arcsoft.com
Latin America Local calls only
Tel (Brazil): 00817-200-0709
Tel (Chile): 800-202-797
E-Mail:
latinsupport@arcsoftsupport.com
Taiwan
ArcSoft Inc. Taiwan Branch
Tel: +886 (0) 2-2506-9355
Fax: +886 (0) 2-2506-8922
E-Mail: support@arcsoft.com.tw
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CAMERA SPECIFICATIONS
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CAMERA SPECIFICATIONS
Lens
7.23 - 21.7mm (equivalent to 35-105mm in 35mm format),
f/2.8 - f/4.7, 6 groups 6 elements all glass with 2 aspherical elements
Aperture
2 steps: f/2.8 and f/5.6 at wide zoom position
Shutter
Electronic, 4s – 1/2000s
Optical Zoom
3x in 11 steps
Digital Zoom
6x
Focus Range
Auto Focus from 60cm to infinity (23.6 in. to infinity), macro from 10 cm to 60 cm
(4 in. to 23.6 in.)
Focusing System
5 area multi-area AF, Center spot AF
Image Sensor Type
1/1.8” CCD
Sensor Effective Pixels
4.0 Megapixels
Image Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sensor Color Filter Array
R-G-B
Image Size
2272 x 1704, 2048 x 1536, 1600 x 1200, 1280 x 960, 640 x 480
Image Quality
Fine (4.5:1), Normal (11:1), Economy (17:1)
Sensitivity (ISO setting)
Auto, 100, 200, 400 (user selectable)
Capture Mode
Single Shot, Sport, Continuous Shot, Sport + Continuous Shot
Exposure
Auto
Auto Exposure metering
Spot, Matrix
White Balance
Auto, Sunny, Fluorescent, Tungsten
Scene Selection
Off, Party/Indoor, Beach, Snow, Night Landscape, Sunset, Fireworks, Night
portrait.
Picture Effect
Off, B&W, Solarize, Sepia
Exposure Compensation
+/-0, 0.3, 0.7, 1.0, 1.3, 1.7, 2.0 EV
Continuous Shoot
7 frames in 2.3sec with 2MB resolution
Video Clips
AVI format, with audio
• 320x240 or 160x120 resolution with 30 fps, approx 50sec/16MB storage.
Self-Timer
10s delay with blinking red LED (7s slow blinking and 3s fast blinking), available
for camera and video clip.
Storage Type
Internal Memory and SD card
Internal Storage
16MB Internal Non-Volatile Memory
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CAMERA SPECIFICATIONS
Storage Capacity
Images Stored on 16MB memory (approx.):
Image Quality
Image Size
4MP
3MP
2MP
1.3MP
VGA
(2272 x 1704)
(2048 x 1536)
(1600 x 1200)
(1280 x 960)
(640 x 480)
Fine (4.5:1)
14
16
23
33
94
Normal (11:1)
32
37
52
77
200
Economy (17:1)
46
53
81
110
248
Images Stored on 32MB memory (approx.):
Image Quality
Image Size
4MP
3MP
2MP
1.3MP
VGA
(2272 x 1704)
(2048 x 1536)
(1600 x 1200)
(1280 x 960)
(640 x 480)
188
Fine (4.5:1)
27
31
45
63
Normal (11:1)
64
74
105
144
378
Economy (17:1)
93
102
145
202
478
Images Stored on 64MB memory (approx.):
Image Quality
Image Size
4MP
3MP
2MP
1.3MP
VGA
(2272 x 1704)
(2048 x 1536)
(1600 x 1200)
(1280 x 960)
(640 x 480)
Fine (4.5:1)
54
62
93
130
372
Normal
129
147
217
288
774
Economy
186
204
290
404
956
Images Stored on 128MB memory (approx.):
Image Quality
Image Size
4MP
3MP
2MP
1.3MP
VGA
(2272 x 1704)
(2048 x 1536)
(1600 x 1200)
(1280 x 960)
(640 x 480)
Fine (4.5:1)
111
127
181
257
776
Normal
254
300
434
603
1565
Economy
372
378
605
893
1980
Output file format
JPEG compression with EXIF 2.2
Optical Viewfinder
Real image zoom finder with 70-90% coverage
LCD
1.5” TFT LCD, 326(H) x 240(V), 78,240 Pixels
Playback Zoom
2x, 4x, 6x (for 2272x1704 and 2048x1536),
2x, 4x (for 1600x1200, 1280x960);
2x (for 640x480)
Flash Mode
Auto, Auto + RER, Flash ON and Flash off.
Flash Range
0.6 to 3.7m (1.97 to 12.14ft) @ISO200 in Wide;
0.6 to 2.3m (1.97 to 7.55ft) @ISO200 in Tele.
User Interface
All information and menus are displayed on TFT LCD display, Review Image,
shows frame counter, flash status, self timer, focus mode, image quality, image
size, battery status and memory card.
Multi Language Support
User selectable UI on TFT OSD menu. The languages included are Spanish,
Italian, German, English, French, Dutch, Simplified Chinese, Japanese
and Portuguese.
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CAMERA SPECIFICATIONS
Slide Switch for Camera, Review, Video
Slide Show
Yes
AF Assist Light
Yes
Speaker
Yes
Tripod Socket
Standard 1/4” size
Connectivity
Mini USB and TV/VCR Out
System Connectivity
Mass Storage Driver for Window 98, 98SE,2000,ME, XP
Mass Storage Driver for Mac OS 9.x or above
Time Out
1 minute for LCD.
2 minutes or 3 minutes programmable auto power off for camera.
Power Source
2x AA batteries, can use alkaline, lithium and rechargeable NiMH type
(Rechargeable NiMH type Highly Recommended)
Dimensions
100 x 61 x 31.5 mm without protrusions
Weight
150g without batteries and memory card
Accessories
See the separate “Packing Content” sheet.
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Mode Selection
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SAFETY TIPS AND MAINTENANCE
SAFETY TIPS AND MAINTENANCE
Cleaning the camera body:
1. Please use a soft dry cloth to clean the camera.
Cleaning the lens, viewfinder and LCD:
1. Blow off dirt or dust with a blower or canned air.
2. Gently wipe the lens, viewfinder and/or LCD with a micro-fiber cloth.
3. To remove dirt or residue, moisten the cloth with lens cleaning fluid and gently wipe the lens, viewfinder
and/or LCD.
CAUTION: Do not apply the fluid directly onto the lens, viewfinder or LCD.
Cleaning the battery contacts:
As a matter of routine operation and handling, should any debris or foreign contaminant deposit itself on the
battery contacts in the camera and/or on the batteries, follow steps below to clean the battery contacts to ensure
proper electrical operation:
1. Wet the tip of a cotton bud/swab with rubbing alcohol and squeeze the excess alcohol from the bud/swab.
2. Wipe the battery contacts inside the camera battery compartment and both ends of the batteries lightly with
the damp bud.
3. Allow the contacts to dry before placing batteries in the camera.
Caution:
1) Do not press hard during cleaning, as this will cause damage to the battery contacts.
2) Do not use water to clean the contacts, as this will increase the chance of oxidation.
3) Do not use Acetone or Nail Polish remover to clean the contacts as this may adversely affect camera
operation.
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SAFETY TIPS AND MAINTENANCE
Precautions for the camera:
• Do not attempt to modify this camera in any way. This may cause a fire, electric shock or severe damage to
the camera.
• Do not use the flash in close proximity to people or animals.
• When taking photographs, never point the lens of the camera directly into very strong light.
• Please do not use this product in close proximity to flammable or explosive gases as this could increase the
risk of explosion.
• For safety reasons keep this product and accessories out of reach of children or animals to prevent
accidents.
• Do not swallow batteries or small camera accessories.
• Keep the camera away from water and other liquids, and never let it get wet. Do not use outdoors when it is
raining or snowing.
• Should any form of liquid enter the camera, do not use it. Switch the camera off, and then remove the
batteries. Do not continue to use the camera as this may cause a fire or electric shock.
• Do not insert or drop metallic or inflammable foreign objects into the camera through access points e.g. card
slot and battery chamber. This may cause a fire or electric shock.
• Do not operate this camera with wet hands. This could pose a risk of electric shock.
• Under the environment with electrostatic discharge, the camera may malfunction and require the user to
reset the camera.
• Under the environment with electrical fast transients (EFT), the camera may lose function and require user
to reset the camera.
• Shielded cables must be used with this unit to ensure compliance with the Class B FCC limits.
• Please avoid using the camera in high or low temperature. Operation temperature range 32˚F - 104˚F (0˚C
- 40˚C).
• It is normal that the temperature of the camera body rises after being in use for a long period.
• Do not leave this camera in places subject to extremely high temperatures, such as in a sealed vehicle,
under direct sunlight, or in other places with extreme variances in temperature. Exposure to extreme
temperatures
may adversely affect the camera’s internal components and could cause a fire.
• Always use the camera and its accessories in a well-ventilated area.
• Allowing dust to accumulate in the camera over a long period of time is hazardous and in extreme
circumstances may cause a fire. It is best to clean your camera prior to seasonal periods of high humidity.
Precautions for batteries:
• Use 2x AA batteries only.
• Dispose of the batteries in a manner that complies with applicable laws.
• Leakage, overheating, or burst batteries could result in fire or injury.
• Do not short circuit, heat or dispose of batteries in fire.
• Do not use old batteries with new ones, or mix brands of batteries.
• Ensure the batteries are positioned correctly with regard to polarity (+/-).
• Batteries may lose power if kept inside the camera for a long time without using. Please remove the
batteries while the camera is not in use.
• Do not use manganese batteries as they cannot supply sufficient power to support the camera’s operations.
Batteries may not work normally under 32˚F (0˚C).
Precautions for SD Memory Cards:
• In the event of malfunction or damage, it is possible that data may be lost. Concord Camera is not
responsible in any way for such data loss.
• Do not touch the terminals with hands or metal objects.
• Keep dust, water and foreign objects away from the terminal section.
• Avoid heat, liquid and direct sunlight when using and when storing.
• Do not open the battery/card cover or remove the SD Memory Card while data is being read or written.
• Do not dismantle or modify.
• The recorded data may be lost if the card is affected by strong static electricity, electrical shock, during card
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repair or malfunction.
When using SD Memory Cards do not change the attributes (read-only, etc.) of the files (pictures (JPEG) or
video clips (AVI) on the card. Doing so may prevent the camera from working properly when deleting, etc.
Do not change the file names or the directory name of the pictures or video clips using a computer or save
files other than pictures or video clips taken by this camera onto the SD memory card. Pictures or video
clips that have been edited or added to the SD memory card with the computer may not play back and it
may cause the camera to malfunction.
The SD Memory Card includes a write-protect switch. Sliding this switch downward prevents data from
being written to the card and pictures and video clips saved on the card are protected.
Please note that pictures and video clips cannot be taken or deleted when the write-protect switch is on.
When using a large-capacity card, writing, reading and deleting may take some time.
Do not store the card in places with high humidity, dusty places or where static electricity or electromagnetic
fields are likely to occur.
Images stored in the memory card may be ruined or damaged if you turn off the camera while it is in
process of reading, writing or formatting etc.
SD cards are delicate electronic devices. Please do not bend or drop them
Please do not place the SD card in or near to an environment of strong electronic or magnetic fields such as
loud speakers or TV receivers.
Please keep the SD card in its bag or case when not in use.
It’s normal that the SD card is warm after use.
Please make sure you switch off the camera before you remove the SD card.
Do not open the battery/memory card door or remove the SD Memory Card while the camera is reading,
writing or formatting the card.
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REGULATOR INFORMATION
FCC INFORMATION
FCC WARNING: This equipment meets the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of FCC rules.
Only the cable supplied with the camera should be used. Operation with other cables is likely to result in
interference to radio and TV reception and could void the user°Øs authorization to operate this equipment. This
device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
• This device may not cause harmful interference.
• This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired
operation.
Tested to comply
with FCC standards
for HOME OR OFFICE USE
Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the manufacturer may void the user°Øs authority to operate
this equipment.
USER INFORMATION
NOTE: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a class B digital device,
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 communications. 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 on and off, 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 into 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.
VCCI INFORMATION
This is a Class B product, to be used in a domestic environment, based on the Technical Requirement of the
Voluntary Control Council for Interference (VCCI) from Information Technology Equipment. If this is used near
a radio or television receiver in a domestic environment, it may cause radio interference. Please install and use
the equipment according to this instruction manual.
- This product is in conformity with Directive 89/336/EEC.
Concord, Concord Eye-Q and the Concord Eye-Q logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of Concord Camera Corp., in the United States
and/or other countries. Microsoft and Windows are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or
other countries. Mac and Macintosh are registered trademarks or trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries. All other
brands and product names are either registered trademarks or trademarks of their respective owners.
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