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Xacti Software CD 1.0 For Dual Camera INSTRUCTION MANUAL Please read these instructions carefully before using. Be sure to keep this manual for later reference.
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CONTENTS INTRODUCTION ..................3 About this manual ................3 The software ..................4 OPERATING ENVIRONMENT ...............5 When using as a card reader ............6 SETTING THE CONNECTION MODE ...........7 USING AS A CARD READER ..............9 For Windows Vista/XP users ............9 For Windows 2000 users ...............10 For Mac OS X users ..............11 ABOUT THE CONTENTS OF THE CARD ...........12 Configuration of directories in the card ..........12...
INTRODUCTION This manual describes how to install and operate the Xacti Software CD. Please read this manual carefully, in order to use the images and audio recordings captured with your camera in a wide range of applications. About this manual The explanations in this manual conform to the following conventions.
The software The following software applications are in the Xacti Software CD. i Nero 8 Essentials for SANYO (Windows) In this manual, referred to as Nero 8 Essentials. Play back and edit video clips. i Xacti Screen Capture 1.1 (Windows) In this manual, referred to as Screen Capture.
OPERATING ENVIRONMENT Nero 8 Essentials Screen Nero Nero Vision 5 Capture ShowTime 4 Others Essentials* Essentials Windows 2000 Windows XP Windows XP Windows Vista Windows Vista Pentium 3 Pentium D Pentium D Pentium D 1.0 GHz or 3.0 GHz or 3.0 GHz or 3.0 GHz or later...
SETTING THE CONNECTION MODE 1 Start your computer, and use the supplied USB interface cable to connect the docking station to the computer. h Connect the docking station’s USB terminal to the computer’s USB connector. 2 Set the camera in the docking station, and press the operation mode button on the docking station.
3 Select “COMPUTER”, and press USB CONNECTION the SET button. CARD READER h The screen to select the computer connection mode SCREEN CAPTURE appears. PC CAMERA CARD READER: CANCEL Use the camera as an external drive of the computer. MTP: Connect the camera in the MTP mode to a Windows Vista computer.
USING AS A CARD READER For Windows Vista/XP users Mounting your camera 1 Set the camera to the card reader mode (page 7). h The message [Found New Hardware] appears in the task tray, showing that the camera is recognized as a drive. h The card is recognized (mounted) as a disk, and the [XACTI (E:)] icon appears in the [My Computer] window.
For Windows 2000 users Mounting your camera 1 Set the camera to the card reader mode (page 7). h If a message appears on the computer monitor instructing you to load the Windows CD-ROM, follow the instructions and install the driver. h The camera is recognized as a drive, and [Removable disk (E:)] appears in the [My Computer] window.
For Mac OS X users Mounting your camera 1 Set the camera to the card reader mode (page 7). h The camera is recognized as a drive and appears as an icon named [XACTI] on the Desktop. h Double-click on the [XACTI] icon, and you can process the contents of the files in your camera’s memory exactly like you would the files in the other computer drives.
ABOUT THE CONTENTS OF THE CARD Configuration of directories in the card ROOT DCIM 100SANYO SANY0001.jpg Image SANY0002.jpg Folder number number MISC SANY0003.mp4 SANY0004.m4a (Location Image or of DPOF 101SANYO SANY0001.jpg SANY0005.jpg audio files) SANY0002.jpg recording number SANY9999.jpg 102SANYO SANY0001.jpg SANY0002.jpg h Up to 9,999 files can be stored in folder 100SANYO.
Playback may be possible using other software that supports the ISO standard MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (AAC audio). QuickTime can be acquired from the Sanyo website support page. Access the support page from the Xacti Software CD installation screen. <Video clip file playback operating environment>...
Playing back video clips recorded in the e, ! or Ymode i These video clips can be played back using the “Nero 8 Essentials (Windows)” software that is included in the supplied CD-ROM (Xacti Software CD). About audio files recorded with this camera i If you change the extension (.m4a) of audio files to “.mp4”, playback may be possible using software that supports the ISO standard MPEG-4 (AAC audio).
USING AS A PC CAMERA When connected to a Windows XP or Windows Vista computer, the camera can be used as a PC camera. For Windows XP Please perform the following upgrades before connecting the camera to a computer. i Upgrade Windows XP to SP2. Install Windows XP SP2.
INSTALLING THE APPLICATION SOFTWARE 1 Insert the CD-ROM (Xacti Software CD) in your computer’s CD-ROM drive. h The installation window soon appears. h If the installation window does not appear, double-click on the [XACTI DISC (D:)] in the [My Computer] window, and double-click on [Autorun] or [Autorun.exe] in the [XACTI DISC (D:)] window.
The currently displayed active window is saved as a JPEG file in the camera’s memory. h When there is no active window, the entire screen display is saved. h The saved file is stored in the \DCIM\***SANYO folder in the drive for the camera. h To exit Screen Capture, quit the application.