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I Viewing Images on a TV set
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    I Viewing Images on a TV set (,_.f I Customizing the Camera List of Messages ¢) Appendix Camera User Guide This guide explains camera features and procedures in detail. CDI-E230-010 XXO6XXX © 2006 CANON INC, PRINTED IN JAPAN PictBddgepBIFIA_ECr BDU_BE_JEr...

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    I!!ll_ OAutomatically adjusts shooting settings to match particular conditions (Scene mode) oAvoid the effects of camera shake or blurry subjects when shooting by using high ISO speed OAutomatically detects camera orientation with an Intelligent Orienta_on sensor OChanges image colors to create special effects (Color Ac_nt, Color _layback...

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    This product is designed to achieve excellent performance when used with genuine Canon accessories. Canon shall not be liable for any damage to this product and/or accidents such as fire, etc., caused by the malfunction of non-genuine Canon accessories (e.g., a leakage and/or explosion of a battery pack).

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    l Table of Contents Items marked with al_ are lists or charts that summarize camera functions or procedures. Please Read ........Safety Precautions ......... Preventing Malfunctions ......Using the LCD Monitor ......LCD Monitor Brightness ......Information Displayed on the LCD Monitor ....

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    Switching between Focusing Modes ....Shooting Hard-to-Focus Subjects (Focus Lock, AFLock) . .47 Locking the Exposure Setting (AE Lock) ....Locking the Flash Exposure Setting (FE Lock) ..Switching between Metering Modes ....Adjusting the Exposure Compensation ....Shooting in Long Shutter Mode ....... Adjusting the Tone (White Balance) ....

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    Changing My Camera Settings ....... Registering My Camera Settings ...... Camera ........When the power isturned on ....... LCD monitor ........Shooting ........Shooting Movies ......... Playback ........Battery/Battery Charger ......TV monitor output ........ Printing onDirect Print Compatible Printers .... Battery Handling .........

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    Please note that Canon Inc., its subsidiaries and affiliates, and its distributors are not liable for any consequential damages arising...

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    Video Format Please set the camera's video signal format to the one used in your region before using it with a TV monitor (p. 96). Language Setting Please see the Basic Guide (p. 4) to change the language setting. • Before using the camera, please ensure that you read the safety precautions described below and in the "Safety Precautions"...

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    Continued use of the equipment may result in fire or electrical shock, immediately turn the camera power off and remove the camera battery or unplug the power cord from the power outlet. Please consult your camera distributor or the closest Canon Customer Support Help Desk. • Do not use substances...

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    • Do not place the battery near a heat source or expose it to direct flame or heat. • The battery should not be immersed in water or sea water. • Do not attempt to disassemble, alter or apply heat to the battery.

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    • Do not trigger the flash in close proximity to human or animal eyes. Exposure to the intense light produced by the flash may damage eyesight. in particular, remain at least one meter (39 inches) away from infants when using the flash. •...

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    • Do not connect compact power adapters or battery chargers to devices such as electrical transformers foreign travel because it may lead to malfunctions, excessive heat generation, fire, electric shock or injury. • Do not operate the flash with dirt, dust or other items stuck to the surface of the flash.

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    ¸ • Never place the camera in close proximity to electric motors or other equipment generating strong electromagnetic fields. Exposure to strong magnetic fields may cause malfunctions corrupt image data. • When moving the equipment rapidly between hot and cold temperatures, you can avoid condensation by placing the...

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    Before Using theCamera--The Components Guide Front View ® Attaching the Wrist Strap* A/V OUT (Audio/Video output) Terminal (p. 96) _) DIGITAL Terminal (Basic Guide p, 20) ® Terminal Cover (Basic Guide p. 20) (_ Wrist Strap Mount ® Speaker ® Microphone (p, 81) _) AF-assist Beam (p.

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    Back View 5" ® ® ® (_ LCD Monitor (p. 16) ® Tripod Socket (_) DC Coupler Terminal Cover (p. 117) ¢) (_) Memory Card Slot/Battery Cover (Basic Guide p. 2) "o...

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    Operation Panel (_ Mode Switch (Basic Guide pp. 5, 6) ® Power Button (Basic Guide p. 5) ® Zoom Lever (p. 71, Basic Guide p. 9) Shooting: [] (Wide Angle)/L-_ (Telephoto) Playback: _ (Index)/ O, (Magnify) _) Shutter Button (Basic Guide p. 5) _,,,M (Print/Share) Button (Basic Guide pp.

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    Touch Control Dial Placing a finger on the touch control dial displays the playback mode and shooting mode touch icons on the LCD monitor and you can confirm the functions assigned to each button. OUnavailable buttons are grayed out. OPIace a finger on the touch control dial over a function you want to set, and the icon will enlarge on the LCD monitor.

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    Before Using the Camera-Basic Operations Press 0" eThe display mode changes as follows with each press. Shooting Mode Playback Mode ([]) or ,m) No Information In_rmation View Detailed r_ Standard No Information • In the shooting modes, the shooting information displays for approximately 6 sec.

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    LCD Monitor Brightness Settings The brightness of the LCD monitor can be changed in the following two ways. eChanging Settings Using the Set up Menu (p. 29) eChanging Settings Using the DISP. Button (Quick-bright Function) You can set the LCD monitor to the brightest setting regardless of the option selected in the Set up menu by pressing the DISP.

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    Shooting Information (Shooting mode) I[ ]_ Spot Frame AF Frame (p. _) LmmmmSl Shooting Method (pp. 36, 38) * Low Battery (p. 113) -Zoom Magnification* (p. 35) Macro/Infinity (BasicGuide p. 10) Grid Lines*(p. 27) Flash (BasicGuide p. 9) _I n I:! Auto Rotate (p.

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    If the indicator blinks orange and the camera shake icon [] displays, it indicates there is insufficient illumination and a slow shutter speed will be selected. Raise the ISO speed (p. 64) or select a setting other than [] (flash off), or attach the camera to a tripod or other device.

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    Detailed r_w..W Exposure Compensation(p. 51) Flash (Basic Guidep. 9) _3Pq Macro/Infinity(Basic Guide p. 10) E_mWDmWnmMW m_l[][][]ml_Im[]m ShootingMode(pp. 34,40, 44, 59 - 62, My Colors (Shooting) (p. 57) Basic Guidepp. 6 - 8) mmmmm_nm_lmm My Colors (Playback)(p. 79) Imagewiththe My Colors effect (p. 79) []mm IN.,g_ Metering Mode (p.

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    Histogram Function The histogram is a graph that allows you to judge the brightness of the image. The greater the bias toward the left in the graph, the darker the image. The greater the bias toward the right, the brighter the image. If the image is too dark, adjust the exposure compensation to a positive value.

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    The camera indicator lights or blinks under the following circumstances. Green: Ready to shoot/Connected to computer/Display Off (p. 29) Blinking Green: Camera starting up/Image recording/reading/ erasing/transferring (when connected to a computer) Orange: Ready to shoot (flash on) Blinking Orange: Ready to shoot (camera shake warning) * Camera beeps once if difficult to focus, This camera is equipped with a power saving function.

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    When traveling abroad, you can record images with local dates and times simply by switching the time zone setting if you pre-register the destination time zones. You can enjoy the convenience of not having to switch the Date/Time settings. Setting the Home/World Time Zones _ime...

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    Switching to the Destination Time Zone If you change the date and time when the World option is selected, the Home date and time will also change automatically.

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    Menus are used to set the shooting, playback and print settings as well as such camera settings as the date/time and electronic beep. The following menus are available. eFUNC. Menu eRec., Play, Print, Set up and My Camera Menus FUNC. Menu This menu sets many of the common shooting functions.

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    Rec., Play, Print, Set up and My Camera Menus Convenient settings for shooting, playback or printing can be set with these menus. (Rec.) Menu (Set up) Menu , Menu ® ® You can switch between menus with when this part is ®...

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    FUNC. The icons shown below are the default settings. Menu Item Page Menu Item Page Shooting Mode Basic p. 5 Metering Mode p. 50 Movie Mode p. 40 Compression (Still Image) p. 33 Exposure Compensation p. 51 Frame Rate (Movie) p.

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    DateStamp Off*/Data/Data& Time p. 37 Long Shutter On/Offf p. 52 Stitch Assist [] Left to right*/ [] Rightto left p. 44 Play Menu Menu Item Page Menu Item Page Transition p. 78 Protect p. 88 Slide Show p. 83 Rotate p.

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    played when the shutter releases. The shutter sound does not play when a _hutter Volume Adjusts the volume of the sound movie is recording. _ Playback Vol. Adjusts the volume of movie sounds and sound memos. Touch Icons On*/Off Sets whether or not the Touch Icons display in the LCD monitor when the touch control dial is touched.

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    [] (Widescreen) mode at the full page setting for wide paper using a Canon S ELPHY CP710/CP510 Compact Photo Printer, Since this setting is saved even when the power is turned off, ensure that you return the setting to [Auto] to print other image sizes,...

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    (Set up) Menu_[Reset All]. See Menus and Settings (p. 26). Select [OK] and press _. • Settings cannot be reset when the camera is connected to a computer or to a printer. • The following cannot be reset. 5" - Shooting mode - The [Time Zone], [Date/Time], [Language] and [Video System] options in the [] (Set up) menu (p.

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    You should always format a new memory card or one from which you wish to erase all images and other data. iii_Y:i ¸¸¸¸¸¸m ¸¸¸ise,..i_.._i_;ma,i_ ......eTo perform a ow eve format, use the ,IF button to select [Low Level Format] and the ÷ or ._ button to add a check mark.

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    I Shooting mwDmwmmmw (Compression)....See Menus and Settings (p, 25), * Default setting, eUsethe ÷ or @ button to select recording pixels/cornpression set- tings and press the FUNC./SET button Approximate Values Recording Pixels Recording Pixels Purpose (Large) 2816x 2112 High Printing to about A3-size* pixels...

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    Approximate Values Compression Settings Compression Purpose Superfine High Quality Shoot higher quality images Fine Shoot normal quality images Normal Normal Shoot more images • See Image Data Sizes (Estimated) (p. 126). • See Memory Cards and Estimated Capacities (p. 125). You can shoot a subject 3 - 10 cm (1.2 - 3.9 in.) from the end of the lens at the maximum wide angle setting.

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    You can shoot zoomed images using the combined digital and optical zooms. oStills: zoom up to approximately 12 times oMovies (Standard): zoom up to approximately 12 times OThe combined digital and optical zoom setting will d isplay in _" the LCD monitor. OWhen you press the zoom lever toward E43 the zoom stops when the lens reaches the maximum optical telephoto set- ting (when shooting still images),...

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    Super high speed SDC-512 MSH memory card (sold separately) newly formatted with low level formatting (p. 32). • This reflects standard shooting criteria established by Canon, Actual results may vary according to the subject and shooting conditions, • Even if continuous shooting suddenly stops, the memory card may not be...

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    You can shoot images with the optimal settings for postcards by composing them inside the print area (width-to-height ratio of approximately 3:2) shown in the LCD monitor. Embedding the Date in the Image Data You can embed the date in image data when [] (Postcard Date Imprint Mode) is selected.

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    • Di-A!i Mm tam mm Mmm You can set a 10 sec. ([_) or 2 sec. (m) delay, or a custom delay time and the number of shots (_m Custom Timer), for shooting after the shutter button is pressed. Press button to display or LI.

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    Changing the Delay Time and Number of Shots (M) You can change the delay time (0-10, 15, 20, 30 sec.) and number of shots (1-10). These settings, however, cannot be set for the Color Accent, Color Swap, Stitch Assist or movie mode.

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    The following movie modes are available. _,tan memory card is full (when a super high-speed memory card is used, such as the recommended SDC-512MSH). The digital zoom can be used while shooting in this mode. (p. 35) • Recording Pixels: [] (640 x 480), [] (320 x 240) •...

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    • The recording time will vary according to the capacity of the memory card you use (p, 125), * Recording will stop after one hour of continuous recording even if the recorded data volume has not reached 1 GB, See Menus and Settings (p, 25), ..

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    • QuickTime 3.0 or later is required to play back movies (Data type: AVI/Compression method: Motion JPEG) on a computer. QuickTime (for Windows) is included on the Canon Digital Camera Solution Disk. On the Macintosh platform, this program is standard with Mac OS X or later.

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    Changing Recording Pixels and Frame Rates You can change the recording pixels and frame rate when the movie mode is set to [] (Standard), [] (Color Accent) or [] (Color Swap). See Menus and Settings (p, 25), *Default setting. • Use the ÷ or ._ button to select recording pixets/ frame rate settings and press the FUNC./SET but-...

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    S_itchAssist can be used to shoot overlapping images that can later be merged (stitched) to create one panoramic image on a computer. The overlap- ping seams of sev- eral adjacent images can be joined into a single panoramic image.

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    • You can select from the following two shooting directions. - [] Left to right horizontally _[] Right to left ho.zon ,y sequence. eThe exposure and wh te ba ance are set and locked with the first ,mage. laps a portion of the first shoot,...

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    You can select between the following two focusing modes according to the AiAF setting. The camera detects the subject and highlights the AF (No frame) On frames, from 9 available points, that it will use to determine the focus. The camera focuses using the center AF frame.

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    ra I_ [] [] [] i_ M m tam mll_minim _q[] []l_i!_i ii It may be difficult to focus on the following types of subjects. oSubjects with extremely low contrast to the surroundings oScenes with a mixture of near and far subjects oSubjects with extremely bright objects at the center of the composition eSubjects that are moving quickly...

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    To Release the AF Lock Press the _/dl, button. • When shooting with the focus Iock or AF lock, setting [AiAF] to [Off] (p. 46) makes shooting easier since the camera focuses using the center AF frame only. • The AF Iock is convenient because you can Iet go of the shutter button to compose the image.

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    You can lock the flash exposure so that the exposure settings are correctly set regardless of the composition of your subject. Press _ button it to [] (flash on), Focus on the part of the subject on which wish to lock flash exposure setting.

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    Metering Methods Appropdate far standard shooting conditions, including backlit scenes. The camera divides images into several zones far metedng. It evaluates complex Evaluative lighting conditions, such as the position of the subject, the brightness, the direct light, and the backlighting, and adjusts the settings to the correct exposure far the main subject.

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    Adjust the exposure compensation setting to avoid making the subject too dark when it is backlit or shot against a bright background or to avoid making lghts appear too bright in night shots. t./) To Cancel the Exposure Compensation Restore the compensation value to [0].

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    You can set the shutter speed to a slow setting to make dark subjects appear brighter.

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    • Use the LCD monitor to confirm that the image was recorded at the desired brightness. • Please note that camera shake becomes a factor at low shutter speeds. Shoot with the camera secured to a tripod. • Use of the flash may result in an over-exposed image.

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    Normally, the [] (Auto) white balance setting selects an optimal white balance. When the [] setting cannot produce natural looking colors, change the white balance using a setting appropriate for the light source. White Balance Settings Auto Settings are automatically set by the camera Day Light For recording outdoors...

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    Using the Custom White Balance You can set a custom white balance to obtain the optimal setting for the shooting conditions by having the camera evaluate an object, such as a piece of white paper or cloth, or a photo-quality gray card that you wish to establish as the standard white color.

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    • You are recommended to set the shooting mode to and the exposure compensation setting to [+0] before setting a custom white balance. The correct white balance may not be obtained when the exposure setting is incorrect (image appears completely black or white). •...

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    i[][]m[][][] You can change the look and feet of the pictures you take. My Colors Settings My Colors Records normally with this setting. Emphasizes the contrast and color saturation Vivid record bold colors. Tones down the contrast and color saturation Neutral record neutral hues.

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    i'i_iliI"_! _'_ See Menus on_ Se_ngs _p, 25_, *Default setting, eUse the ÷ or .), button to select a My Co_ors mode. eln [] See Setting the Camera to a Cus- tom Color Mode (p. 58). eWhen not in [] Press the FUNC./SET button to return to the shooting screen.

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    mm[][] You can shoot images with the original colors transformed. This can be performed on movies as well as still images, allowing you to enjoy photographing with image or movie effects. However, depending on the shooting conditions, the images may appear rough or you may not get the expected color.

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    Shooting in the Color Accent Mode Stills: FUNC. Menu_r_*(Auto)_ *(Kids&Pets) _ [] (Color Accent). Movies: FUNC. Menu_[]* (Standard)_[] (Color Accent). See Menus and Settings (p. 25). *Default setting_ Stills Movies • The Color Accent mode will take effect. • The camera will switch to color input mode and the display will altemate between the original image and the color accent image...

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    • The default color accent is green. • You may not obtain the expected results after color input mode if you use the flash, or change the white balance or metering settings. • The specified color accent is retained even if the camera's power is turned off.

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    The default setting for color swap mode changes green into white. • You may not obtain the expected results if you use the flash. • The colors specified in the color swap mode are retained even if the camera's power is turned off.

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    Changing the Save Method for the Original Image When shooting still images in the Color Accent or Color Swap mode, you can set whether or not to save the original image (pre-transformation) as well as the transformed one. (Rec,) Menu_[Save Original]_ [On]/[Off].

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    Raise the ISO speed to use a fast shutter speed when you wish to reduce the effects of camera shake or avoid blurry subjects, or to turn the flash off when shooting in a dark area. iii IIP e st.e ¸SO .a-ds i ..

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    Your camera is equipped with an Intelligent Orientation sensor that detects the orientation of an image shot with the camera held vertically and automatically rotates it to the correct orientation when viewing it in the LCD monitor. • When the camera is held vertically to shoot, the Intelligent Orientation sensor judges the upper end to be "up"...

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    You can check whether the image is in focus right after it is recorded. To cancel: press the shutter button halfway.

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    Switching between AF Frames/ Changing the Display Position Press • elf you are shooting with the AiAF mode set to [On] (p. 46) and have an image with multiple AF frames selected, you can switch the focus between AF frames each time you press the MENU button. Press change display...

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    You can create a new folder at any time and the recorded images will be automatically saved to that folder. Creates a new folder the next time you shoot Create New Folder images. To create an additional folder, insert another check mark. You can also specify a date and time if you wish to Auto Create...

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    Create] option a time [Time] option_@. • r_ displays when the specified time arrives. The symbol will cease to display after the new folder is created. Up to 2000 images can be saved into one folder. A new folder will automatically be created when you record more than that number even if you are not creating new folders.

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    File and Folder Numbers Recorded images are assigned consecutive file numbers starting with 0001 and ranging up to 9999, while folders are assigned numbers starting with 100 and ranging up to 999. Up to 2,000 images can be saved into a single folder. New Folder Created MemoryCardExchanged for Another Memory Card 1...

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    I Playback/Erasing Please also see the Basic Camera User Guide (p. 11). iii!i!!;;iiiiii • e wlll dlsplay and a magnified portion of the image wtll ..display. • Images can be magnified up to a ] factor of a pproximately Approximate Locationof the Displayed Area around...

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    Press zoom lever toward eUp to nine images can be viewed Selected Image at once. eUse the ÷, ._, ,IF or _1, button to change the image selection. Movie Switching between Sets of Nine Images The jump bar will display if you press the zoom lever toward _r_ while in index playback and you can switch the display between sets of nine images.

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    When you have many images recorded onto a memory card, it is handy to use the five search keys below to jump over images to find the object of your search. _i_l Jump 10 images Jumps over 10 images at a time. IJump 100 images IJumps over 100 images at a time.

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    Operating Movie Control Panel Ends playback and returns to single image playback Print (An icon will display when a printer is connected. See the Direct Print User Guide for details.) Play Slow Motion Playback (You can use the ÷ button to slow down orthe 't_ button...

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    You can delete portions of recorded movies. Seiect [] (edit) inthe movie control panel press eThe movie editing panel and the movie editing bar will display, Movie Editing Beginning) or [] (Cut End) ÷ or • ['° button to specify point( | ).

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    b< ¸ _,<b_ < "_b_ _?-_; It may take approximately 3 minutes to save an edited movie. If the battery runs out of charge partway through, edited movie clips cannot be saved. When editing movies, it is recommended to use a fully charged battery or the separately sold AC Adapter Kit ACK-DCl0 (p, 117),...

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    Images can be rotated clockwise 90 ° or 270 ° in the display. Original 90° 270° See Menus and Settings (p, 26), "O <- or + button to select an image rotate press to rotate -Cycle through the 90°/270°/originaI orientations with each press of the FUNC./SET button.

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    You can select the transition effect displayed when switching between images. Standard display. I The displayed image darkens and the next image gradually brightens until it is displayed. I Press the ÷ button to have the previous image display from the left _"_ I and the ._ button to have the next image display from the right.

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    You can add effects to recorded images (stills only) using the My Colors function. The following selection of My Colors effects is available. For details, see p.57. [] IVivid I!_ I Lighter Skin Tone []lNeutral [] I Darker Skin Tone g_Isepia BII Vivid Blue Vivid Green...

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    • The My Colors function will not work if there is insufficient space on the memory card. • Although My Colors effects can be added any number of times to an image, the image quality will gradually deteriorate with each application and the intended colors may not be achieved.

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    In playback mode (including single image playback and index playback), you can attach sound memos (up to one minute) to an image. The sound data is saved in the WAVE format.

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    Sound Memo Panel Exit Record Pause Play Erase Select [Erase] in the confirmation screen and press the FUNO./SET button.

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    Automated Playback of Memory Card Images. *Image settings for slide shows are based on the Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) standard ({3.90). All Images Plays all images on a memory card in order. Date Plays images bearing a specified date in order. Folder Plays images in a specified folder in order.

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    eThe following functions are available during slide shows. - Pausing/resuming the slide show: press the FUNC./SET bu on - Fast forwarding/rewinding slide show: press the _. or _ button (continue to hold the button to switch between images more rapidly) :stopp!n ....

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    Selecting an Image Date or Folder Playback ( [] / [] ) Select or [] press Usethe+ + buttonto seiectthe date or folder to be played back press 0" Date Folder...

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    Selecting Images for Playback (511-_]) Select only the images that you wish to play back and save them as a slide show (Custom 1,2 or 3). Up to 998 images can be selected. They will be played back in their order of selection. Select _11, [] or []...

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    Adjusting the Play Time and Repeat Settings ePlay Time Sets the duration that each image displays. Choose between 3"-10 seconds, 15 seconds and 30 seconds. Displaying time can vary slightly depending on the image. * Default setting, eRepeat Sets whether the slide show stops when all the slides have been displayed or continues until stopped.

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    You can protect important images and movies from accidental erasure.

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    Please format the memory card w hen you want toerase not o nly image data b ut a lso a ll t he data c ontained on the card ( p. 3 2).

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    Print Settings/Transfer Settings You can select images on a memory card for printing and specify the number of print copies in advance using the camera. The settings used on the camera comply with the Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) standards. This is extremely convenient for printing on a direct print compatible printer, or for sending the images to a photo developing service that supports DPOE settings set by a different DPOF-compliant...

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    All the Images on a Memory Card...

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    • Images are printed in order according to the file number. • A maximum of 998 images can be selected. • When [Print Type] is set to [Both], the number of copies can be set. When it is set to [Index], the number of copies cannot be set (only one copy will be printed).

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    • The Date and File No. settings change according to the Print Type as follows. - Index [Date] and [File No.] cannot be set to [On] at the same time. - Standard or Both [Date] and [File No.] can be set to [On] at the same time, however, the printable information may vary between printers.

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    You can use the camera to specify settings for images before downloading to a computer. Refer to the Software Starter Guide for instructions on how to transfer images to your computer. The settings used on the camera comply with the Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) standards.

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    All the Images on a Memory Card (Play) Menu _ [1, See Menus and Settings (p, 26), Select [Mark all] press eSelecting [Reset] cancels all transfer order settings. Select [OK] press • Images are transferred in order according to the file number.

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    Viewing Images on a TV set You can use a video-compatible television as a monitor to shoot or play back images when it is connected to the camera with the supplied AV Cable. i.eCamera a.di.eTV...... ,o,,ec, '"e" ca"",o'"ecamera' terminal, eOpen the D G TAL term na cover with a fingernail at the top edge and plug the AV cable in all the...

  • Page 99

    I Cust0mizingthe Camera (My CameraSettings) My Camera allows you to customize the start-up image and start- up, operation, self-timer and shutter sounds. You can change and register these settings, enabling you to customize the camera to suit your own tastes. Camera) Menu_ Menu...

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    Images recorded onto the memory card and newly recorded sounds can be added as My Camera settings to the [] and [] menu items. You can also use the supplied software to upload your computer's images and sounds to the camera. A computer is required to restore the My Camera settings to the defaults.

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    Selectanima"eorrecorda Sou"d....eStart-up Image Use the ÷ or ._ button or the touch control dial to select the image you wish to register, and press the FUNC./SET button. eStart-up, Operation, Self-timer and Shutter Sounds Select [] (Record) and press the FUNC./SET button.

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    Troubleshooting Power is not turned on. ePress the power button (Basic Guide p. 5). Memory card slot/battery OConfirm that the memory card slot/ cover is open. battery cover is securely closed (Basic Guide p. 2). Insufficient battery Olnsert a fully charged battery into the voltage ("Change the camera (Basic Guide p.

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    la[_ _] _ _'T??_TI(L_"_ oThis is a normal occurrence The image in the LCD monitor will darken in devices containing CCDs and does strong sunlight or bright not constitute a malfunction. (This light. image will not be recorded when shooting still images, but it will be recorded when shooting movies.) oThis is not a camera malfunction Display flickers when...

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    Consult the nearest Canon Customer Support Help Desk. SD memory card is write oSIide the write protect tab of the SD protected, memory card upward (p. 115).

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    AF-assist Beam isset t o Oln dark p laces where itisdifficult for [Off]. the camera tofocus, the AF-assist Beam w ill e mit toassist focusing. the AF-assist Beam w ill n ot function when turned off, set i t[On] toactivate (p.27).

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    Subject is too close, oShoot within correct shooting making the flash too distance of the subject when using strong, the built-in flash (p. 122). The subject is OSet the exposure compensation to a overexposed because negative (-) setting (p. 51 ). the surroundings are too OUse AE lock or use the spot...

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    OUse the [] (Auto R ed-eye Light isreflected back Reduction) or[] (Red-eye from the eyes when t he flash i sused i ndark Reduction On) m ode (Basic Guide p. areas. 9). For this mode to be effective, the subject must be looking right at the red-eye reduction lamp.

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    ,'t, ftrr t Ttr The following types of eAIthough the recording time may not memory cards are used. display properly during shooting, the - Slow recording cards, movie will be recorded correctly on - Cards formatted on a the memory card. Recording time different camera or a will display properly if you format the computer,...

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    OComputer images that c annot be You attempted toplay back i mages shot with played back will p lay b ack i fthey are another camera or added tothe camera using t he images edited with a supplied software program computer.

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    Memory card was OUse a memory card formatted in formatted in another your camera (p. 32). device. Battery life exceeded if ;;OReplace the battery with a new one battery loses its charge (Basic Guide p. 2). quickly at normal temperature (23 °C/73 °F).

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    Camera and printer not eAttach the camera tothe prnter properly connected, securely with the supplied cable. Printer power isoff. ;eTurn o nthe prnter inco_e_ p _i_t ........"i_theB iset_pi_e_ul s _te_t ..connecfJon. [Print Method] and select [Auto] (p. 30). o"...

  • Page 112

    lust of Messages The following messages may appear on the LCD monitor during shooting or playback. Please refer to the Direct Print User Guide for the messages that display during a printer connection. Olmage is being recorded to, or read from, memory card. The playback mode is starting up.

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    ONe i mages recorded onmemory card. oYou a ttempted toplay b ack a nimage larger than 4992 x 3328 pixels orwith alarge d ata size. oYou a ttempted toplay b ack a nincompatible JPEG i mage. oYou a ttempted toplay b ack a nimage with corrupted data.

  • Page 114

    A problem exists if the error code reappears. Note the number and contact your Canon Customer Support Help Desk. If an error code displays directly after taking a picture, the shot may not have been recorded.

  • Page 115

    i Appendix The following icon and message will display. Changethe battery pack Battery charge is low. Battery charge is insufficient to Recharge it as soon as operate the camera, Replace possible it will be used for an the battery immediately. extended period.

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    • It takes approximately 1 hour 30 minutes to fully charge the battery from a fully discharged state (based on Canon's testing standards). • Charging it within a temperature range of 5 - 40 °C (41 - 104 °F) is recommended.

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    (you can protect the images and o_er data on the card) lide the switch down Writing/Erasing Possible Writing/Erasing Impossible • Memory cards are high-precision electronic devices. Do not bend them, apply force to them, or subject them to shocks or vibration. •...

  • Page 118

    • When the camera is malfunctioning, a corrupted memory card might be the cause. Reformatting the memory card may solve the problem. • When a non-Canon brand memory card is malfunctioning, reformatting it may solve the problem. • Memory cards formatted...

  • Page 119

    It is best to power the camera with AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC 10 (sold separately) when you are using it for long periods of time or connecting it to a computer. to the compact power _L_._. adapter first then plug other into power...

  • Page 120

    High-Power Flash HF-DC1 This flash is used to supplement the camera's built-in flash when the subject is too far away for proper illumination. Use the following procedures to affix the camera and High-Power Flash to the supporting bracket. Please read the instructions accompanying the flash along with this explanation.

  • Page 121

    • Before attaching the bracket tothe flash, check that t he lithium b attery (CR123A orDL123) isinstalled. • To illuminate the subjects properly, install the flash s othat it isupagainst the side ofthe camera and parallel with the camera's front panel. •...

  • Page 122

    clean the camera. These substances may distort or damage Never use thinners, benzine, synthetic cleansers or water to the equipment. Camera Body Gently wipe dirt off the camera body with a soft cloth or eyeglass lens wiper. Lens First use a lens blower brush to remove dust and dirt, then remove any remaining dirt by wiping the tens lightly with a soft cloth.

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    All data is based on Canon's standard testing methods. Subject change without notice. PowerShot SD630 DIGITAL ELPH/DIGITAL IXUS 65 (W): Max. wide angle (T): Max. telephoto Camera Effective Approx. 6.0 million Pixels Image Sensor 1/2.5-inch CCD (Total number of pixeis: Approx.

  • Page 124

    White Balance Auto, Day Light, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent or Fluorescent H or Custom Built-in Flash Auto, auto with red-eye reduction, lash on with red-eye reduction, flash on, lash off, slow synchro Flash Range Normal: 50 cm - 3.5 m (1.6 - 11 ft.) (W), 50 cm - 2.0 m (1.6 - 6.6 ft.) (T) (When ISO speed is set to AUTO.) Shooting Modes...

  • Page 125

    Sound memos (up to I min.), Slide show, My Colors or Movie (edit/slow motion play back possible). Direct Print PictBridge compliant, and Canon Direct Print and Bubble Jet Direct compatible My Camera Settings Start-up image, start-up sound, operation sound,...

  • Page 126

    Power is left off for a sufficient amount of time*, then the power is turned back on and the testing procedure is repeated. eA Canon-brand memory card is used. *Until the battery returnsto normal temperature Playback: Normal temperature (23 °C + 2 °C/73 °F + 3.6 °F),...

  • Page 127

    Capable of smooth continuous shooting (p, 36) (*Only available when card has been formatted with a low level format), • This reflects standard shooting criteria established by Canon, Actual results may va£,, according to the subject and shooting conditions, Movie...

  • Page 128

    Fast Frame 10sec. I min. 32sec. 5rnin. 59sec. 320 x 240 pixels Rate 1rnin. 39sec. 14min.29sec. 55min. 57sec. Compact 160x 120 pixels * Maximum movie clip length at []: 1 min., at _;_: 3 min. The figures indicate the maximum continuous recording time.

  • Page 129

    SD Memory Card Interface Compatible with SD memory card standards Dimensions 32.0 x 24.0 x 2.1 mm (1.3 x 0.9 x 0.1 in.) Weight Approx. 2 g (0.07 oz.) MultiMediaCard Interface Compatible with MultiMediaCard standards Dimensions 32.0 x 24.0 x 1.4 mm (1.3 x 0.9 x 0.06 in.) Weight Approx.

  • Page 130

    Compact Power Adapter CA-DCIO (Included with the separately sold AC Adapter Kit ACK-DCl0) Rated Input 100 - 240 V AC (50/60 Hz) 16 VA (100 V) - 26 VA (240 V) Rated Output 4.3 V DC, 1.5 A Operating 0 -40 °C (32 - 104 °F) Temperatures Dimensions 42.6 x 104.4 x 31.4 mm (1.7 x 4.1 x 1.2 in.)

  • Page 131

    I INDEX AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC10... 117 Erasing AE Lock ........48 All Images ......89 AF Frame ......18, 46 Single Images..14, Basic 12 AF Lock ........47 Exposure ........ AF-assist Beam ...... 27 Exposure Shift ....... 42 AiAF ........

  • Page 132

    Language ...... Basic 4 Playback...... Basic 11 LCD Monitor Postcard Date Imprint Mode... 37 Power Button .... 14, Basic 5 Information Displayed ..18 Night Display...... 17 Power Saving ....22, 29 Print/Share Button 14, Basic 15, 23 Playback Information ..

  • Page 133

    Self-Timer ....... Video System ......Set up Menu ......Shooting Mode White Balance ......Auto ......Basic 7 Wide Angle ..... Basic 9 Digital Macro ...... Manual ......Basic 7 Wrist Strap ......Movie ....40, Basic 8 Scene Mode ....

  • Page 134

    Trademark Acknowledgments • Macintosh, Mac OS and QuickTime are trademarks of Apple Computer Inc., registered 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.

  • Page 135

    If such changes or modifications should be made, you could be required to stop operation of the equipment. Canon U.S.A. Inc., One Canon Plaza, Lake Success, NY 11042, U.S.A. Tel No. (516) 328-5600 Canadian Radio Interference Regulations This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.

  • Page 136

    l Functions Available in Each Shooting Mode The chartbelowis a reference for the settingsavailable for variousshootingconditions. The settingsselectedineach shootingmodeare savedafteryou finishshooting. Function ,jII Page [] [] [] mmla mm• !_ii_i_ ii_!_!i!i ii_ili- Large Medium 1 !!_iiii!i - Medium 2 p.33 Recording Pixels Small...

  • Page 137

    Function [] [] [] •Will Page [][]ll Digital Zoom o(8) _ _) p.35 Evaluative _(lo) _{lo) _{lo) • _(lo) Metering Center-Weighted Average p.50 Method Spot Exposure Compensation p.51 Exposure Shift p.42 Long Shutter p,52 White Balance _/lo) _{lo) p.54 MyCo_o_ ISO Speed ,o_r _{m)

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