INTRODUCTION ...3 Reading this document ... 3 Meanings of symbols ... 4 Copyrights ... 4 Digital Photo Navigator ... 5 DIGITAL PHOTO NAVIGATOR ...5 Capabilities ... 5 ADDING STILL IMAGES TO AN ALBUM ...6 EXITING DIGITAL PHOTO NAVIGATOR ...7 LOADING AN ALBUM ...8 DISPLAYING STILL IMAGES ...9 ORGANIZING ALBUMS ...11 Selecting multiple still images ...
Use only the provided CD-ROM. Never use any other CD-ROM to run this software. Do not attempt to modify this software. Changes or modifications not approved by JVC could void user’s authority to operate the equipment. ATTENTION: When connecting a USB cable to PC Never switch the recording/playback mode on the camera when the USB cable is connected.
Meanings of symbols The following symbols are used in this document. NOTE: Indicates problems that could occur while using these softwares, phenomena that may appear to be a problem, limitations on the use of these softwares, or other information that is useful to know. Indicates pages where related information can be found.
Digital Photo Navigator DIGITAL PHOTO NAVIGATOR Capabilities Send your favorite videos and pictures by e-mail Everyone has recording media containing videos and pictures that they never get to show to anyone. No matter how wonderful, the only people that got to see them were families and guests, because there was no convenient way to show them except in your own home on the TV.
You can use Digital Photo Navigator to create an album that contains a collection of still images. Click [Start], go to [All Programs] or [Programs]– [Digital Photo Navigator], and then click [Digital Photo Navigator 1.0]. Digital Photo Navigator starts. Close any other programs running on the PC. Disable any programs that run in the background, such as screen savers, e-mail applications, virus checkers, schedulers, etc.
ADDING STILL IMAGES TO AN ALBUM (cont.) Add additional still images as desired by repeating steps 3 – 5. NOTES: When loading images from a recording medium, never disconnect the USB cable while the message [ACCESSING FILES] is displayed in the camera’s LCD monitor. Digital Photo Navigator can only load still images.
Start Digital Photo Navigator. ( Click [Import]. Click [Album]. The [Open] dialog box appears. Open the folder where the album was saved. Click the desired album file, and then click [Open]. The contents of the album are displayed in the right-hand side of the Digital Photo Navigator window. Click [Export].
DISPLAYING STILL IMAGES Displaying a selected still image You can select for display any of the still images that are displayed in the right-hand side of the Digital Photo Navigator window. Double-click the still image to be displayed. The [Image Viewer] window appears, and the selected image is displayed. Displaying a series of images To display a series of images in “slide show”...
Enlarging and reducing images The following procedure describes how to change the display size of a still image. Drag the corner of the [Image Viewer] window to change the size of the window to the desired display size. Right-click the [Image Viewer] window and then, in the menu that appears, click [Zoom] –...
ORGANIZING ALBUMS Whenever necessary, you can delete or copy still images that you have added to an album. The procedure described below only affects the still image in the album. It does not affect the original file of the still image that was added to the album.
Deleting unnecessary still images Click the still image that you want to delete, and then click [Delete] in the [Edit] menu. A confirmation message appears. Click [Yes]. The selected still images are deleted. Copying still images Click the still image that you want to copy, and then click [Copy] in the [Edit] menu. Click the image that is located right after the insertion point.
SENDING IMAGES FROM AN ALBUM IN E-MAIL Still images in an album can be sent as an e-mail attachment. Preparation: Before using the [E-Mail] function If you use the Internet Explorer, be sure to use the version 5.5 or later. When installing the Internet Explorer, select a typical set of components.
You can save the contents of an album in HTML format. This is useful in the following instances: When creating a web page: When distributing an album: Select the still images that you want to save in HTML format. To select more than one still image, hold down the Shift key or the Ctrl key while clicking the images. To select all of the still images, click [Select All] in the [Edit] menu.
CREATING A WEB PAGE (cont.) Click [OK], specify the save location, and then click [Save]. The HTML file is saved, and a folder with the same name is saved at the same time. A confirmation message appears next, asking whether to display the web page. Click [Yes].
Changing the image size This procedure describes how to change the size of an image that has been loaded into Digital Photo Navigator. This procedure is used to reduce the size of an image that is being attached to an e-mail or saved in an album.
CHANGING THE IMAGE SIZE OR PICTURE QUALITY (cont.) Changing the picture quality, etc. In addition to changing the size of an image, it is also possible to rotate images, change or correct the quality of an image, and change the file format of an image. The role of each setting is described in more detail below.
You can retrieve still images from an album and save them as a file. Select the still image to be retrieved. To select more than one still image, hold down the Shift key or the Ctrl key while clicking the images. To select all of the still images, click [Select All] in the [Edit] menu.
CREATING A LIST OF STILL IMAGES You can arrange multiple still images together and save them in a single still image file. Holding down the Shift key or the Ctrl key, select the still images that are to be added to the list.
Click [Save]. The [Image Format] dialog box appears. Change the image format as desired. ( At this point, you can change the image size and picture quality as desired. ( The [Save As] dialog box appears. Specify the location where you want to save the file, enter the file name, and then click [Save].
CREATING A SLIDE SHOW OR AN ANIMATION You can create a slide show or an animation in which a series of still images are displayed, and then save those images as a movie file (extension “.avi”). [Slide Show]: Still images are displayed for several seconds each, one at a time. [Animation]: Several still images are displayed per second.
SYMPTOM Although the USB cable is connected, PC operating system does not recognize the recording medium in the camera or the camera. Cannot copy or save files. Cannot load still images into Digital Photo Navigator. Still images have a mosaic appearance.