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    CDI-E349 C&flOfl 7_we.Sh_ SD 1100 IS o | (J| T_ L D,O,T_.L _,__,. i;.-.US 8015 Camera User Guide _1._1 ¸ E_f_Zi_...

  • Page 2: Setting The Image Stabilizer Function

    Table of Contents Table of Contents Items marked with a _ are lists or charts that summarize camera functions or procedures. Please Read ........... Preparations ........Shooting Still Images ([_ Auto Mode) ....Viewing Still Images ........ Erasing .......... Printing .......... Embedding the Date in the Image Data ....

  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Setting the Image Stabilizer Function ....Adjusting the ISO Speed ......Various Shooting Methods Shooting in Modes for Special Conditions ....Shooting in Manual Mode ......Continuous Shooting ......Setting the Flash ........,n Movie Shooting ........ Shooting Panoramic Images (Stitch Assist) .....

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    Table of Contents Red-Eye Correction Function ....... Adding Effects with the My Colors Function .... Resizing Images ......... Attaching Sound Memos to Images ....Sound-Only Recording (Sound Recorder) ..... Protecting Images ........ Erasing All Images ....... Print Settings/Transfer Settings Setting the DPOF Print Settings ..... Setting the DPOF Transfer Settings ....

  • Page 5: Various Shooting Methods

    l Shooting in Modes for Special Conditions w-'][_m.1,[eIe.i,l,=m_eI,[_._ )) p. 222 When a shooting mode appropriate for the shooting conditions < selected, the camera automatically adjusts settings for optimal shooting. £9 Select a shooting mode, 1. Set the mode switch to a- 2.

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    Scene Mode ! [] Kids&Pets Allows you to capture subjects that move around, such as children and pets, without missing photo opportunities. Indoor Prevents camera shake and maintains the subject's true color when shootingunder fluorescent or tungsten lighting. Sunset Allows you to shoot sunsets in vibrant colors. Foliage Shoots trees and leaves--such as new growth, autumn leaves or blossoms--in vivid colors.

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    Fireworks Captures fireworks in the sky sharply and at optimal exposure. < Selects the optimal ISO speed, white balance and color balance to capture fish and other items in an i indoor aquarium. Underwater 5" Appropriate for shooting images with Waterproof Case WP-DC22 (sold separately).

  • Page 8: Shooting In Manual Mode

    - Except for _L mode - 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 full.

  • Page 9: Setting The Flash

    The camera will continue to record successive images while ° the shutter button is held down....aec°!d!n w!! c ease w hethS"u!!e bu o ! !e!eased .... To Cancel Continuous Shooting Follow Step 1 to display il. memory of the camera fills. _"...

  • Page 11: Movie Shooting

    i ',m,Movie Shooting p. 222 m,_.mm_mt,,.,_,m..m,Hm_.;,,m+._ _ The following movie modes are available. The recording time will vary according to the capacity of the memory card you use (p. 212). Standard You can select the recording pixels and record until the memory card _"...

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    I You are recommended to use a memory card that has been formatted in your camera to shoot movies (p. 168). The memory card supplied wit h the camera may be used without further formatting. • Be careful of the following while recording. - Do not touch the microphone (p.

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    Changing Recording Pixels/Frame Rates You can change the recording pixets when the movie mode is set to (Standard), (Color Accent) or [] (Color Swap). The frame rate can be set depending on the recording pixels..1 Seiect t henumber of ....

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    Changing Shooting Interval Time Lapse) Select a shooting interval. 1. Press the _ button. AC adapter since the recording period may be lengthy. • You are recommended to use a fully charged battery or an • The power saving setting (p. 165) will determine whether or not the LCD monitor shuts off.

  • Page 16: Shooting Panoramic Images (stitch Assist)

    84 I hooting Panoramic Images (Stitch Assist) '.v_.P,m_me,.1.[.z.mmm_ez,m+._ _ p. 222 Stitch Assist can be used to shoot overlapping images that can later be merged (stitched) to create one panoramic image on a computer. The overlapping seams of several adjacent images can be joined into a single...

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    7.Use the_.or._button toselect [] 8. Press the ('_ button. • []: Left to right horizontally • []: Right to left horizontally sequence. The exposure and white balance are _,o set and locked with the first image. v eriappin with ...... first image.

  • Page 18: Checking The Focus And Peoples' Expressions (focus Check)

    86 I hecking the Focus and Peoples' Expressions (Focus Check) _.v_.P,m[me,.1.[.t.mmm_et,m+._ p. 222 You can zoom the display of the AF frame to check focus when shooting or right after taking a shot. Zooming Frame Shooting When [AF Frame] is set to [Face Detect] or [Center], the AF frame area can be zoomed to check focus while shooting.

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    - When [Face Detect] is selected, but no face is detected, or In the following cases the focus point will not display magnified: when the face is too large retative to the entire screen. - When the subject is out of focus. - When using the digital zoom.

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    To Cancel Checking the Focus Press the shutter button halfway. erase the image (p. 17). However, when the bottom right of • Pressing the /_ button while the image is displayed will the image is enlarged, pressing the /_ button will not delete the image.

  • Page 21: Switching Between Focusing Modes

    i Switching between Focusing Modes p. 222 m,_.mm_mt,,.,_,t.t°m,Hm_.;,,m+._ _ The AF frame indicates the area of the composition on which the camera focuses. The camera detects a face and sets the focus, < exposure .I and white balance .2. In addition, camera meters the subject so that the face is...

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    turned off. • [Face Detect] cannot be used when the LCD monitor is • The AF frame appears as follows when the shutter button is pressed halfway. - Green : In focus - Yellow : Focusing difficulty (AF frame set to [Center]) - No AF frame : Focusing Difficulty (AF frame set to [Face Detect] or [AiAF]) Face...

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    Changing AF Frame Size When the [AF Frame] is set to [Center], the AF frame can be resized to correspond to the subject. Select [Small] to constrict the focal frame to suit a small subject or to focus on a particular area of a subject Select Frame...

  • Page 24: Selecting The Face To Focus On (face Select And Track)

    92 I electing the Face to Focus (Face Select and Track) '.v_.P,m_me,.1.[.t.mmm_et,m+._ p. 222 Once the focus is fixed to a subject's face, the frame can be set to follow the subject within a certain range. o use the Face Select and Track function , firs t configure the following settings.

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    3. Press the _,,M button again. • The camera exits Face Select mode, and the face frame (_ _) of the main subject will change to white. The frame will continue to follow the subject within a certain range. ; Press the shutter button half'way. The face frame (_ _) of the main subject will change into [--I.

  • Page 26: Shooting Hard-to-focus Subjects (focus Lock, Af Lock)

    94 I hooting Hard-to-Focus Subjects (Focus Lock, AF Lock) It may be difficult to focus on the following types of subjects. • Subjects with extremely low contrast to the surroundings • Scenes with a mixture of near and far subjects •...

  • Page 27: Locking The Exposure Setting (ae Lock)

    To Cancel the AF Lock Press the _/_ button. monitor, setting [AF Frame] to [Center] (p. 89) makes < • When shooting with the focus lock or AF lock using the LCD shooting easier since the camera focuses using the center AF frame only.

  • Page 28: Locking The Flash Exposure Setting (fe Lock)

    °°1 To Cancel the AE Lock Press the _] button. • You can use the FE lock when using the flash. • In Movie mode, AE lock can also be set/canceled (p. 79). ocking the Flash Exposure Setting (FE Lock) '.vr.,mm_:ae.1,tezem,Hm_ez_._ )} p.

  • Page 29: Adjusting The Exposure Compensation

    i Adjusting Exposure Compensation Adjust the exposure compensation to a positive value to avoid making the subject too dark when it is backlit or shot against a bright background. Adjust the exposure compensation to a negative value to avoid making the subject too bright in night shots or when shot against a dark background.

  • Page 30: Switching Between Metering Modes

    98 I i Switching between Metering Modes Appropriate for standard shooting conditions, including backlit scenes. The camera divides images into several zones for metering. It evaluates complex lighting conditions, such as Evaluative the position of the subject, the brightness, the direct light, and the backlighting, and adjusts the settings to the correct exposure for the main subject.

  • Page 31: Setting The Shutter Speed (long Shutter Mode)

    etting the Shutter Speed (Long Shutter Mode) _.v_.;.:..,]_mm,[.t.mmm_et,m+._ p. 222 You can set the shutter speed to a slow setting to make dark subjects appear brighter. < • The brightness of the image appearing on the LCD monitor and the recorded image may differ. •...

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    1001 at the desired brightness. • Use the LCD monitor to confirm that the image was recorded • Please note that camera shake becomes a factor at low shutter speeds. Shoot with the camera attached to a tripod. • Use of the flash may result in an over-exposed image.

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    I101 .._ seieci a whiie b alance ..... setting. _ 1. Press the O button. 2. Use the 4" or 4, button to select [] and the 4" or 4' button to change the option. _i_/_! ...._-]_ The white balance setting cannot be adjusted when [] or [] is selected for My Colors.

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    1021 and the exposure compensation setting to [+0] before • You are recommended to set the shooting mode to [] 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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    I103 i Shooting in a My Colors Mode '.vP.,P.im_me.1,tezelo,Hm_ez_m._ )_ p. 222 You can change the look of an image when shooting. My Colors Off Records normally with this setting. Vivid Emphasizes the contrast and color saturation to < record bold colors. Tones down the contrast and color saturation to Neutral record neutral hues.

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    1041 In mmmmmmmmmmm 1. Press the _ button. 2. Use the ,1_or 41,button to select [] and the ÷ or "I, button to change the option. In [] (Setting Custom Colors Mode)

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    i Changing Colors '.v_,mm_=ae.1,tezem,Hm_ez_._ )_ p. 222 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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    1061 When shooting movies: 1. Set the mode switch to _m. 2. Press the _ button. 3. Use the ÷ or ,I, button to select I_. 4. Press the _ button. • You may not obtain the expected results if you use the flash. •...

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    I107 Shooting in the Color Swap Mode < .5" Original Color Desired Color (Before Swapping) (After Swapping) When shooting still images: 1. Set the mode switch to I_1. 2. Press the _ button. 3. Use the ÷ or ,_ button to select M- 4.

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    1081 white. • The default setting for Color Swap mode changes green into • You may not obtain the expected results if you use the flash. • The colors specified in the Color Swap mode and the color range are retained even if the camera's power is turned off.

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    I109 Changing 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 as well as the transformed one. Select [Save Original]. 1.

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    1101 i Setting the Display Overlays You can display vertical and horizontal grid lines, a 3:2 print area guide, or both on the LCD monitor while shooting to help check the position of your subject. Grid Lines Displays grid lines to divide the screen into 9 parts. Helps confirm the vertical and horizontal positioning of the subject.

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    Illl ategorizing Images Automatically (Auto Category) _.v_.;.:..,]_mm,[.t.mmm_et,m+._ p. 222 If you set Auto Category to [On], images are automatically sorted into preset categories as they are recorded. People For images shot in [], or [] mode, or images with faces detected when [AF Frame] is set to [Face Detect]. Scenery For images shot in [] or []...

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    1121 _N Registering Settings to the Print/Share Button _.v_.mm_me,.1.[.t.mmm_et,m+._ p. 222 You can register a function that you often use when shooting with the t_,_ button. The following functions can be registered. Menu Item Page Menu Item Page Digital Tele-converter p.

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    To Cancel the Shortcut Button Select [] in Step 2. Using Button ..Pr;ss burro.: ......[_J, [] and I_a: switches the settings each time the _,_, • button is pressed. . [], and If_l: displays the corresponding setup screen. <...

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    f141 Also refer to Viewing Still Images (p. 16). i 0, Viewing Magnified Images Press zoom lever toward • 8% will display and a magnified • portion of the image will display. Images can be magnified up to a factor of approximately lOx.

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    _ _:Viewing Images in Sets of Nine (Index Playback) _ P;ess thezoom 'eve; seiecie_ image ..toward _-:, _. up to 0,oe images can b e viewed at_1 • once in index playback. Use the ÷, 41, ÷ or @ button to change the image setection.

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    1161 i Checking Focus Peoples' Expressions (Focus Check Display) Focus Check display allows you to check the focus of images taken. Moreover, as you can change the display size and switch images, you can easily check facial expressions and whether a subject's eyes are closed.

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    1181 i _Jumping to Images 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. Jumps to the first image of each shooting Jump Shot Date date.

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    _i, [], [] Selected: 1. Use the ÷ or 4" button to select date, category or folder for playback. • If no images are organized in categories, you can select only [] (None) if you select [] Category). 2. Press the _ button.

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    1201 rganizing Images by Category (My Category) You can organize images into prepared categories. The following operations can be performed if the images are sorted into categories. • Image searches (p. 118) • Erase (p. 151) • Slide Show (p. 131) •...

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    [Select] 1. Use the ÷ or + button to select images to categorize. 2. Use the ÷ or 4, button to select a category. 3. Press the @ button. "O • Pressing the FUNO./$ET button again cancels the setting. ,< •...

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    1221 Seiect last image, ................1. Use the ._ button to select [Last Image]. 2. Press the _ button. 3. Use the ÷ or ,_ button to select the last image_to categorize. 4. Press the (_\'_)_ button. • An image with a lower number than the first image cannot be selected as the last image.

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    Portion i Trimming an Image You can trim a required portion of a recorded image and save it as a new image file. ¢9...

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    1241 • Movies, _ or [] images, and images recorded in [] cannot be trimmed. • You may not be able to trim images recorded by a different camera. • The aspect ratio for images which can be trimmed wi!! be fixed to 4:3 (or 3:4 if the image is vertically oriented).

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    i Viewing Movies...

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    1261 Operating Movie Control Panel Use the ÷ or ._ button to select a control and press the FUNC./SET button. Ends playback and returns to single image Exit playback. An icon will display when a printer is connected. Print See the Direct Print User Guide for details. Play Starts playback.

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    i Editing Movies You can delete portions of recorded movies. Movies 1 second or longer before editing can be edited in 1- second increments, but those that are protected or less than ! second long ([] of 15 sec. .1 or 30 sec. .2) cannot be edited. "1 When the shooting interval...

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    1281 • To continue editing, repeat Step 2. • Selecting [] (Exit) cancels the edit and restores the movie control panel. save an edited movie. If the battery runs out of charge partway epending on the movie's file size, it may take some time to through, edited movie clips cannot be saved.

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    in the i Rotating Images Display be rotatedclockwise 90° or 270 ° in the Images can display. 270 ° Original 90 ° hen images are downloaded to a computer, the orientation of images rotated by the camera wi!l depend upon the so.are used to download the images.

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    1301 i Playback with Transition Effects You can select the transition effect displayed when switching between images. No transition effect. IThe displayed image darkens and the next image gradually brightens until it is displayed. I_ I Press the ÷ button to have the previous image display from the left land the ,_ button to have the next image display from the right.

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    i Automated Playback (Slide Shows) Automated playback of images on the memory card. Image settings for slide shows are based on the Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) standard. All Images Plays all images on a memory card in order. Date Plays images bearing a specified date in order.

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    132J 1. Press the 41, button. 2. Use the 4" or ,_ button to select [Start]. 3. Press the @ button. • The following functions are available during slide shows. - Pausing/resuming: Press the FUNC./SET button. - Fast forwarding/rewinding: Press the ÷ or 4, button (continue to hold the button to switch between images more rapidly).

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    Select a Date/Category/Folder to Play Back back, 1. Use the ,1_ or _1,button to select a date/category/folder playback. 2. Press the _ button. • A ,/will appear on selected images. • To cancel the selection: press the FUNC./SET button again. •...

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    1341 Selecting Images Playback (H-H) 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. method, 1.

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    Adjusting Play Time Repeat Settings Play 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. Repeat Sets whether the slide show stops when all the slides have been Select [Set up].

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    1361 i Red-Eye Correction Function You can correct red eyes in recorded images. Red eyes may not be automatically detected in some images or the results may not turn out as you intended. We recommend that you use [New File] tc save corrected images.

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    "0 ¢') • Red-eye correction cannot be performed on movies. • Overwriting cannot be performed on protected images.

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    1381 red-eye correction cannot be performed. • When there is not enough space left on the memory card, • Although you can apply red-eye correction any number of times to an image, the image quality will gradually deteriorate with each application. •...

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    i_To correctly perform red-eye correction, take n ote ofthe following (refer tothe image inStep 2 onpage 1 38): Adjust the correction frame s ize sothat i tonly s urrounds thered-eye portion tobecorrected. When there a re several subjects with red-eYe, besure to add one correction frame p er s ubject.

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    _1. Use the • or • button to select the My Colors type. • The displayed image will reflect the • My Colors effect. You can press the zoom lever _ _'J /'_ S_ _'_ toward O, to check the image at a higher magnification.

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    1421 the My Colors effects cannot be added. • When there is not enough space left 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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    "O Movies and images shot in [] canno! b e resizedl...

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    1441 i Attaching Sound Memos to Images In Playback mode, you can attach sound memos (up to 1 min.) to an ima( e. The sound data is saved in the WAVE format.

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    Sound Memo Panel Use the ÷ or ,_ button to select an option and press the FUNC.ISET button. Exit Ends the operation. Record Starts recording. Pause Stops recording or playback. Play Plays back. "O Erases sound memos. (Select [Erase] and in the Erase confirmation screen press the FMNO.ISET button.) •...

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    1461 i Sound-Only Recording (Sound Recorder) You can record a continuous sound memo for up to approximately hours without taking a picture. Sound Recorder Panel Use the ÷ or ,_ button to select an option and press the FUNC./SET button. I Exit Returns to the menu screen.

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    Holding down the FUNC.ISET button rewinds. The Rewind sound cannot be heard while rewinding. Fast Holding down the FUNC./SET button fast forwards. The Forward sound cannot be heard while fast forwarding. Erase Select [Erase] or [Erase all] in the confirmation screen and press the FUNC./SET button.

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    1481 Choose a seiection method............... 1. Use the ÷ or 41,button to choose a selection method. • Pressing the MENU button returns to the prior screen. 2. Press the _ button. [Select] repeat the procedure. Protection icon • This also can be set in the Index Playback mode. •...

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    [Select by Date]/[Select by Category]/[Select Folder] [All Images] Protect images. 1. Use the 4" or ,I, button to select [Protect]. button. 2. Press the @ • Returns to the selection method screen. • Selecting [Unlock] removes protection for alI the images. •...

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    i Erasing Images You can erase images from a memory card. Select Erase images after selecting them one at a time. For picking a first and last image and erasing all the Select Range images in the range. Select by Date Erases images corresponding to the selected date.

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    [Select] [Select Range]...

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    [Select by Date]/[Select by Category]/[Select Folder] [All Images] 1. Use the ÷ or ,_ button to select [OK]. 2. Press the @ button. • Selecting [Cancel] cancels the operation and returns to Step 2.

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    cancels the procedure. • Pressing the FUNC./SET button while erasing is in progress • Please format the memory card when you want to erase not only image data but also all the data contained on the memory card (p. 168). "O...

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