Auto PowerOff Function

Your camera automatically switches itself off when you do not use it for more than 2 minutes as a way to conserve batteries and to save power when you use the optional power adapter. Important The auto-power-off function does not operate in Computer mode. To disable the auto-power-off function in all modes, hold down the action button while turning on the camera. The camera will continue to use battery power even if you do not use it for several minutes. When you turn off the camera and then...

Power

1 Check connection to power adapter if used. 1 If camera overheats, the safety shutoff turns it off. Move camera to cooler location wait until camera has cooled down and turn it on again. Refer to operating temperature in Specifications chapter. 2 After two minutes, auto-power-off turns off the camera to save power. Turn on camera. 1 If camera is used in extremely cold environment near or below freezing , place batteries in pocket to warm them. Load batteries just before taking picture. 2 Use...

Using the Camera Mode Dial

The mode dial on the top of the camera provides eight settings represented by icons that let you choose how you want your camera to work. You take pictures by turning the mode dial to either Record-Fine B for highest-quality images or Record K for good-quality images. In Record-Fine B mode, high-quality images have 640x480 pixels resolution, and you can take up to 20 high-quality pictures. Use Record-Fine mode to print or display the image when you want to preserve the details of the image. In...