D-Link DSC-100 User Manual
D-Link DSC-100 User Manual

D-Link DSC-100 User Manual

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Rev. 2001-05-18


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  • Page 1 ® D-Link DSC-100 Digital Camera / Webcam / Digital Video User’s Manual Rev. 2001-05-18...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Changing Resolutions ... 8 Taking Pictures... 9 Deleting Pictures... 10 Transferring Images To Your Computer ...11 Using The DSC-100 Program To Save Your Images... 11 Using a TWAIN Compliant Imaging Application To Download Images from the DSC-100 ... 15 FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)...16 Technical Specifications ...17...
  • Page 3: Introduction

    Introduction Congratulations on your purchase of the D-Link DSC-100. The DSC-100 enables you to take digital photos, record digital video and videoconference. This guide will explain the features and functions of the DSC-100. Package Contents § DSC-100 Digital Camera § Driver CD §...
  • Page 4: Introduction To Usb

    Introduction to USB USB stands for Universal Serial Bus. It is a standard for connecting external devices to your computer quickly and easily. One of the nice things about USB is that power can be provided to the USB device through the USB cable. Some devices such as printer need more power than the USB ports can provide, so those devices will have to use an external power source.
  • Page 5: Introduction To Video Editing

    Most video editing software allows you to add text and transitions to your video. When finished, you can save the video to a file or output the video to an external video device like a TV, VCR or camcorder.
  • Page 6: Hardware Installation

    Install Guide for the operating system you are using. Placement Your DSC-100 should be placed in a safe and secure location. To ensure proper operation, please keep the unit away from water and other damaging elements. Your DSC-100 can be held in place by using the stand provided when used as a webcam.
  • Page 7: Rear View

    Rear View Top View...
  • Page 8: Status Lcd Indicators

    Status LCD Indicators Refer to the table below for the meaning of each icon. 1. Self timer 2. Video Recording 3. High Quality 352x288 Resolution 4. Low Quality 352x288 Resolution 5. Image Quantity (High Quality ) 6. Image Quantity (Low Quality) 7.
  • Page 9: Using The Dsc-100

    Using the DSC-100 Setting Camera Shooting Modes Press and hold the Power button for 3 seconds to power on the camera. Then press the Mode button to set the shooting modes. The mode will change each time you press the Mode button.
  • Page 10: Changing Resolutions

    Press the Power button to stop shooting. Changing Resolutions The DSC-100 takes all images at 352x288 resolution. Changing the image quality will change the compression rate to make smaller image files. Taking pictures at the Low setting will allow you to hold more photos on the camera.
  • Page 11: Taking Pictures

    Locat the subject you want to shoot by looking through the viewfinder. Note: If you don’t use the camera for 30 seconds, the DSC-100 will automatically power off. Note: The focus range for PC Camera/Webcam mode is 30cm (Macro) to 1.5 Meters.
  • Page 12: Deleting Pictures

    Deleting Pictures Delete The Last Picture Taken Press the Backward " delete indicator " " will appear on the status LCD. Delete All Pictures Move the Trashcan switch to the right. All pictures in memory will be deleted and all settings will be changed to the default setting.
  • Page 13: Transferring Images To Your Computer

    Transferring Images To Your Computer The fastest and easiest way to download pictures from the DSC-100 to your computer is to use the DSC-100 Software installed in the start menu. You can also use the software that was bundled with the DSC-100 using the TWAIN interface.
  • Page 14 If the thumbnails do not appear, please check your USB connection and push the Preview button to try again. Select the image(s) that you want to save and click the Get Pictures button. You may press the Select All button to select all of the images on the DSC-100.
  • Page 15 The following screen will appear. You can select a directory to save the pictures to by clicking the browse "..." button. The Prefix box allows you to select a prefix, which will be the first part of the pictures' file name. For example, if you select pictures 005, 006 and 009 to save to disk, and the prefix is "Pic", the pictures' file names will be Pic005.jpg, Pic006.jpg and Pic009.jpg.
  • Page 16 Mpeg1 files have are smaller in file size but have longer image processing time. Most video applications support both formats. You can erase all the images in the DSC-100’s memory by pressing the Erase All button Warning: The images stored in the camera will be erased when you click the Erase All button.
  • Page 17: Using A Twain Compliant Imaging Application To Download Images From The Dsc-100

    Using a TWAIN Compliant Imaging Application To Download Images from the DSC-100 Listed below are the steps for using the DSC-100 TWAIN interface with the MGI PhotoSuite III SE (which may be bundled with this camera). Note: These instructions are not intended as a rule for all imaging software.
  • Page 18: Faq (Frequently Asked Questions)

    FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) Q. I connected the DSC-100 to my USB port before running the Setup program. What do I do now? A. If you connect the DSC-100 to the computer before installing the driver the first time, the Windows operating software may use incorrect information and may not allow you to install the correct driver.
  • Page 19: Technical Specifications

    Technical Specifications Standards: USB Specification version 1.1 (Compatible with USB 2.0) Connector One upstream (USB Type A) Sensor CMOS Image Sensor with 100K Pixel (352x288) Default Resolution Auto Exposure Performance 30fps Video Frame Rate Dimension 20.6mm x 25.5mm x 46mm (L x W x H) Features Digital Still Image Capture Webcam/PC Camera...
  • Page 20: D-Link Offices

    Via Nino Bonnet No. 6/b, 20154 Milano, Italy TEL: 39-02-2900-0676 FAX: 39-02-2900-1723 E-MAIL: info@dlink.it JAPAN D-LINK JAPAN 10F, 8-8-15 Nishi-Gotanda, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141 Japan TEL: 81-3-5434-9678 FAX: 81-3-5434-9868 URL: www.d-link.co.jp RUSSIA D-LINK RUSSIA Michurinski Prospekt 49, 117607 Moscow, Russia TEL: 7-095-737-3389, 7-095-737-3492 FAX: 7-095-737-3390 SINGAPORE...
  • Page 21: Limited Warranty

    D-Link at an Authorized D-Link Service Office. The replacement Hardware need not be new or of an identical make, model or part; D-Link may in its discretion may replace the defective Hardware (or any part thereof) with any reconditioned product that D-Link reasonably determines is substantially equivalent (or superior) in all material respects to the defective Hardware.
  • Page 22 Hardware is delivered. If a material defect is incapable of correction, or if D-Link determines in its sole discretion that it is not practical to repair or replace the defective Hardware, the price paid by the original purchaser for the defective Hardware will be refunded by D-Link upon return to D-Link of the defective Hardware.
  • Page 23 Registration Card. The Registration Card provided at the back of this manual must be completed and returned to an Authorized D-Link Service Office for each D-Link product within ninety (90) days after the product is purchased and/or licensed. The addresses/telephone/fax list of the nearest Authorized D-Link Service Office is provided in the back of this manual.
  • Page 24 What Is Not Covered: This limited warranty provided by D-Link does not cover: Products that have been subjected to abuse, accident, alteration, modification, tampering, negligence, misuse, faulty installation, lack of reasonable care, repair or service in any way that is not contemplated in the documentation for the product, or if the model or serial number has been altered, tampered with, defaced or removed;...
  • Page 26 Corporation/D-Link Systems Inc., as stipulated by the United States Copyright Act of 1976. CE Mark Warning This is a Class B product. In a domestic environment, this product may cause radio interference, in which case the user may be required to take...
  • Page 27: Registration Card

    8. What category best describes your company? oAerospace oEngineering oEducation oFinance oHospital oLegal oInsurance/Real Estate oManufacturing oRetail/Chainstore/Wholesale oGovernment oTransportation/Utilities/Communication oVAR oSystem house/company oOther________________________________ 9. Would you recommend your D-Link product to a friend? oYes oNo oDon't know yet 10.Your comments regarding this product? __________________________________________________________________________________________...

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