Stylus 1200

Olympus Stylus 1200 manual

Stylus 1200

User manual for the Olympus Stylus 1200 in English. This PDF manual has 84 pages.

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DIGITAL CAMERA Instruction Manual Getting to know your camera better Quick Start Guide Get started using your camera right away. Button operations Menu operations Printing pictures Using OLYMPUS Master ( Thank you for purchasing an Olympus digital camera. Before you start to use your new camera, please read these instructions carefully to enjoy optimum performance and a longer service life. Keep this manual in a safe place for future reference. ( We recommend that you take test shots to get accustomed to your camera before taking important photographs. ( In the interest of continually improving products, Olympus reserves the right to update or modify information contained in this manual. ( The screen and camera illustrations shown in this manual were produced during the development stages and may differ from the actual product. Appendix d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 1 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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2 EN Contents Test out the functions of the camera buttons by following along with the illustrations. Learn how to print pictures you have taken. Learn how to transfer and save pictures to a computer. Find out more about camera operations and how to take better pictures. Read about convenient functions and safety precautions on how to use your camera more effectively. Learn about the menus that control the functions and settings for basic operation. Button operations Menu operations Printing pictures Getting to know your camera better Appendix P. 11 P. 19 P. 39 P. 53 P. 64 Using OLYMPUS Master P. 45 Quick Start Guide P. 3 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 2 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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EN 3 Quick Start Guide Gather these items (box contents) ( Pull the strap tight so that it does not come loose. Digital Camera Strap LI-42B Lithium Ion Battery LI-40C Battery Charger USB Cable AV Cable OLYMPUS Master 2 Software CD-ROM Items not shown: Instruction Manual (this manual) and warranty card. Contents may vary depending on purchase location. Attach the strap Quick Start Guide d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 3 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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4 EN Quick Start Guide Prepare the camera a. Charge the battery. ( Battery comes partially charged. b. Insert the battery and an xD-Picture Card (optional). 2 1 3 Charging Indicator Light On (Red): Charging Light Off: Charging complete (Charging time: Approx. 5 hours) AC Wall Outlet Power Cable Battery Charger Lithium Ion Battery Battery lock knob 2 1 3 ( Insert the battery by putting in the marked side first, with the marks toward the battery lock knob. If you insert the battery incorrectly, you will not be able to remove it. Do not use force. Contact authorized distributors/service centers. Damage to the battery exterior (scratches, etc.) may produce heat or an explosion. ( To remove the battery, slide the battery lock knob in the direction of the arrow. d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 4 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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EN 5 Prepare the camera Quick Start Guide ( You can shoot pictures with this camera even without using an optional xD- Picture Card™ (hereinafter referred to as “the card”). If you shoot pictures with this camera without using an xD-Picture Card, the pictures will be recorded in the internal memory. For details on the card, please refer to “The card” (P. 66). Notch ( Orient the card as shown, and insert the card straight in until it clicks into place. ( To remove the card, push the card all the way in, release slowly, grasp the card, then remove. 4 5 6 Contact area d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 5 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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6 EN Quick Start Guide Turn the camera on This explains how to turn on the camera in shooting mode. a. Set the mode dial to K. Still picture shooting modes b. Press the o button. ( To turn off the camera, press the o button once again. K This function allows you to shoot with the camera’s automatic settings. h This function reduces the blur incurred by a moving subject, or camera shake when taking pictures. s This function allows you to shoot pictures by selecting a scene according to the shooting condition. g This function allows you to set the target items by following the shooting guide displayed on the screen. • When the date and time have not yet been set, this screen will appear. When viewing pictures (playback mode) When shooting movies (shooting mode) When shooting still pictures (shooting mode) o Button MENU CANCEL X Y / M / D Y / M / D Y M D T I M E T I M E ----.--.-- --:-- ----.--.-- --:-- Hint The directions of the arrow pad (1243) are indicated with 1243 in this manual. 1 2 3 4 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 6 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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EN 7 Quick Start Guide Set date and time a. Press the 1F button and the 2Y button to select [Y]. • The first two digits of the year are fixed. b. Press the 3# button. c. Press the 1F button and the 2Y button to select [M]. d. Press the 3# button. About the date and time setting screen Y-M-D (Year-Month-Day) Exits a setting. Minute Date formats (Y-M-D, M-D-Y, D-M-Y) Hour MENU CANCEL X Y / M / D Y / M / D Y M D T I M E T I M E ----.--.-- --:-- ----.--.-- --:-- 2Y Button 1F Button MENU X CANCEL Y / M / D Y / M / D Y Y M D D T I M E T I M E 3# Button MENU X CANCEL Y / M / D Y / M / D Y Y M D D T I M E T I M E 12 12 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 7 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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8 EN Set date and time Quick Start Guide e. Press the 1F button and the 2Y button to select [D]. f. Press the 3# button. g. Press the 1F button and the 2Y button to select the hours and minutes. • The time is displayed in the 24-hour format. h. Press the 3# button. i. Press the 1F button and the 2Y button to select [Y/M/D]. j. After all items have been set, press the e button. • For precise time setting, press the e button as the time signal strikes 00 seconds. MENU X CANCEL Y / M / D Y / M / D Y Y M D D T I M E T I M E 12 12 OK MENU X CANCEL SET Y / M / D Y / M / D Y Y M D D T I M E T I M E 12 12 OK MENU X CANCEL SET Y / M / D Y / M / D Y Y M D D T I M E T I M E 12 12 e Button P HQ HQ 4000 4000×3000 3000 [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 8 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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EN 9 Quick Start Guide Take a picture a. Hold the camera c. Shoot Horizontal grip Vertical grip b. Focus Shutter Button (Pressed halfway) When the focus and exposure are locked, the green lamp lights up, and the shutter speed and aperture value are displayed. Place this mark over your subject. The number of storable still pictures is displayed. P HQ HQ 4000 4000×3000 3000 [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] 1/1000 1/1000 F2.8 F2.8 (Pressed completely) Shutter Button The card access lamp blinks. d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 9 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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10 EN Quick Start Guide View pictures a. Set the mode dial to q. a. Press the 4& button and the 3# button to display the picture that you want to erase. b. Press the f/S button. c. Press the 1F button to select [YES] and press the e button to erase the picture. 100-0001 100-0001 1 HQ HQ [IN IN] 12:30 12:30 '07.12.26 '07.12.26 Arrow Pad Next Picture Prev. Picture Mode Dial o Button Erase pictures f/S Button OK SET MENU BACK YES NO [ I N ] ERASE 1F Button e Button OK SET MENU BACK YES NO ERASE d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 10 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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EN 11 Button operations Button operations Shooting still pictures Set the mode dial to K, h, s or g, and lightly press the shutter button (halfway). When the focus and exposure are locked, the green lamp lights up (focus lock), and the shutter speed and aperture value are displayed (only when the mode dial is set to K, h). Now press the shutter button all the way (completely) to shoot a picture. Focus lock - Locking the focus and then composing the shot Compose your picture with the focus locked, and then fully press the shutter button to shoot a picture. • If the green lamp blinks, the focus is not adjusted properly. Try locking the focus again. Recording movies Set the mode dial to n, and press the shutter button halfway to lock the focus, and then press the shutter button completely to start recording. Press the shutter button again to stop recording. o button Turning the camera on and off Power on: Shooting mode • Lens extends • Monitor turns on Playback mode • Monitor turns on Shutter button Shooting pictures P [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] HQ HQ 4000 4000×3000 3000 Shooting mode Flash mode Self-timer Macro mode/ Super macro mode Playback modes Shooting modes 6 a d 0 c 9 b 8 5 3 1 2 7 4 1 2 P HQ HQ 4000 4000×3000 3000 [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] 1/1000 1/1000 F2.8 F2.8 Green lamp d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 11 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Button operations 12 EN Set the mode dial to the desired shooting or playback mode. The camera determines the optimum settings for the shooting conditions automatically. This function reduces the blur caused by a moving subject or camera movement when taking pictures. • By switching to another mode, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each mode. You can shoot pictures by selecting a scene mode according to the situation. Select a scene mode/change another scene mode to another one • Press m to select [SCN] from the top menu, and change it to another scene mode. • By switching to another scene mode, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each scene mode. g “s (Scene) Selecting a scene mode according to the shooting situation” (P. 24) Follow the shooting guide displayed on the screen to set the target items. • Press m to display the shooting guide again. • To change the setting without using the shooting guide, set the shooting mode to another one. • The content set using the shooting guide will change to the default setting by pressing m or changing the mode using the mode dial. Shoot pictures by comparing previews of different effects Select one of the [1 Shoot w/ effects preview.] options from the [SHOOTING GUIDE] menu to preview a live, multi-frame window on the monitor showing four different levels of the selected shooting effect. You can use the four preview frames to compare and select your desired setting/effect. • Use the arrow pad to select the frame with the settings you want, and press e. The camera automatically switches to shooting mode and allows you to shoot with the selected effect. Mode dial Switching between shooting and playback modes K Shooting still pictures h Shooting pictures using digital image stabilization s Shoot pictures by selecting a scene mode according to the situation g Follow the shooting guide to take better pictures 3 OK SET 4 Shooting into backlight. 5 Brightening subject. Shoot w/ effects preview. Set particular lighting. Blurring background. 3 2 1 SHOOTING GUIDE 1 / 3 + 0.3 0.3 + 0.7 0.7 + 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 + 0.3 + 0.7 + 1.0 Exposure effects. Exposure effects. Exposure effects. Exposure effects. Use 43 to change the display. When [Exposure effects.] is selected d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 12 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Button operations EN 13 Audio is recorded with the movie. The last picture taken is displayed. • Press the arrow pad to view other pictures. • Use the zoom button to switch between close-up playback, index display and calendar display. • Press e to hide the information displayed on the screen for 3 seconds during single- frame playback. g “MOVIE PLAY Playing back movies” (P. 28) Viewing panoramic pictures taken with [COMBINE IN CAMERA 1/2] (Panorama playback) • Use the arrow pad to select a panoramic picture, and then press e. Scroll to the right (or scroll up for a rotated picture) starts automatically. • Use the zoom button to zoom in or out while a picture is scrolling. Use the arrow pad to change the scrolling direction of a zoomed in picture. • To stop or resume scrolling in the original magnification, press e. • To exit panorama playback, press m. g“PANORAMA Taking and combining panoramic pictures” (P. 22) The still pictures registered in “My Favorite” are displayed. • Press the arrow pad to view other pictures. • Use the zoom button to switch among close-up playback and index display. Press m during “My Favorite” playback to display the top menu, and then select [SLIDESHOW] or [ADD FAVORITE]. g “SLIDESHOW Playing back pictures automatically” (P. 28) “ADD FAVORITE Adding favorite images” (P. 30) n Recording movies q Viewing still pictures/Selecting playback mode P Viewing “My Favorite” This icon lights red during movie recording. A 00:36 00:36 00:36 The remaining recording time is displayed. When the remaining recording time reaches 0, recording will stop automatically. My Favorite My Favorite My Favorite My Favorite OK MENU SLIDE- SHOW SLIDE- SHOW ADD FAVORITE ADD FAVORITE SET EXIT My Favorite d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 13 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Button operations 14 EN Erasing pictures from “My Favorite” • Use the arrow pad to select the picture you want to erase, and press f/S. Select [YES], and press e. • Erasing a picture from “My Favorite” does not erase the original picture recorded in the internal memory or to the card. Use the arrow pad to select scenes, playback picture, and the items on the menus. Displays the function menu which contains the functions and settings used during shooting. This button is also used to confirm your selection. The functions you can set with the function menu Select the shooting mode when you have set the mode dial to K. Other functions you can set with the function menu g “WB Adjusting the color of a picture” (P. 25) “ISO Changing the ISO sensitivity” (P. 25) “DRIVE Using sequential (continuous) shooting” (P. 26) “ESP/n Changing the area for measuring the brightness of a subject” (P. 26) Displays the top menu. YES/ NO Arrow pad (1243) e button (OK/FUNC) P/AUTO .....................................................................Shooting pictures with automatic settings P (Program auto) The camera automatically sets the optimum aperture value and shutter speed for the brightness of the subject. AUTO (Full auto mode) The camera automatically sets white balance and ISO sensitivity in addition to the aperture and shutter speed. m button (MENU) Displaying the top menu 4 5 P P P P WB AUTO ISO AUTO o h P/AUTO P/AUTO ESP 43: Select a setting, and press e. 12: Select the function to be set. Function menu 6 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 14 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Button operations EN 15 Shooting mode: Zooming in on your subject Optical zoom ratio: 3× Playback mode: Changing the picture display Zoom button Zooming while shooting/close-up playback 7 P [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] HQ HQ4000 4000×3000 3000 P [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] HQ HQ4000 4000×3000 3000 Zoom out: Press W on the zoom button. Zoom in: Press T on the zoom button. 1 2 4 3 [IN IN] 100-0004 100-0004 4 HQ HQ [IN IN] 12:30 12:30 '07.12.26 '07.12.26 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 [IN IN] [ [IN IN] [IN] Close-up playback • Press T to incrementally enlarge the picture up to 10 times the original size. Press W to reduce the size. • Use the arrow pad during close- up playback to scroll around the picture. • Press e to return to single- frame playback. Index display • Use the arrow pad to select a picture for playback, and press e to play back the single- frame of the picture selected. Calendar display • Use the arrow pad to select the date, and press e or T on the zoom button to display the pictures on the date selected. Single-frame playback • Use the arrow pad to browse pictures. W T W W T W W T W T T [IN IN] SUN SUN MON MON TUE TUE WED WED THU THU FRI FRI SAT SAT 2007 2007 12 12 25 25 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 30 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 10 11 11 12 12 13 13 14 14 15 15 16 16 17 17 18 18 19 19 20 20 21 21 22 22 23 23 24 24 25 25 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 30 30 31 31 1 2 3 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 15 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Button operations 16 EN Press 1F in shooting mode, and then use the arrow pad 43 to select a picture in your desired brightness and press e. • Adjustable from -2.0EV to +2.0 EV Press 3# in shooting mode to select the flash setting. Press e to confirm your selection. Press 2Y in shooting mode to select on and off for the self-timer. Press e to confirm your selection. • After pressing the shutter button completely, the self-timer lamp lights for approximately 10 seconds, blinks for approximately 2 seconds, and then the picture is taken. • To cancel the self-timer, press 2Y. • Self-timer shooting is automatically canceled after one shot. Press 4& in shooting mode to select the macro mode. Press e to confirm your selection. • Zoom and flash cannot be used in super macro mode. 1F button Changing picture brightness (Exposure compensation) 3# button Flash shooting AUTO (Auto-flash) The flash fires automatically in low light or backlight conditions. ! Red-eye reduction flash This emits pre-flashes to reduce the occurrence of red-eye in your pictures. # Fill-in flash The flash fires regardless of the available light. $ Flash off The flash does not fire. 2Y button Self-timer shooting Y OFF Cancel the self-timer. Y ON Set the self-timer. 4& button Shooting pictures close to the subject (Macro) OFF Macro mode is deactivated. & Macro mode This mode lets you shoot as close as 30 cm/11.8 in. (wide) and 50 cm/19.7 in. (tele) from your subject. % Super macro mode This mode lets you shoot as close as 10 cm/3.9 in. from your subject. If the distance between the camera and the subject is over 60 cm/23.6 in., the picture will be out of focus. 8 F + 0.3 0.3 + 0.7 0.7 + 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 + 0.3 + 0.7 + 1.0 Use 43 to change the display. 9 0 a d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 16 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Button operations EN 17 Press q in shooting mode to switch to playback mode and display the last picture taken. Press q again or press the shutter button halfway to return to shooting mode. g “q Viewing still pictures/Selecting playback mode” (P. 13) When a printer is connected to the camera, display the picture you want to print in playback mode and press <. g “EASY PRINT” (P. 39) Press f in shooting mode to turn on or off Shadow Adjustment Technology. Press e to set. A rectangular frame appears on the detected shadowy area (except in n mode). This function makes the subject’s face appear brighter even against backlight and enhances the background in the picture. • There may be cases in which the camera cannot detect a face. • When [SHADOW ADJ. ON] is selected, the following setting restrictions apply. • [ESP/n] is fixed at [ESP]. • [AF MODE] is fixed at [FACE DETECT]. • When [DRIVE] is set to [W], this function activates only for the first shot. • In some cases, it takes some time to display a detection frame. In playback mode, select the picture you want to erase, and press S. • Once erased, pictures cannot be restored. Check each picture before erasing to avoid accidentally erasing pictures you want to keep. g “0 Protecting pictures” (P. 33) q/< button Viewing pictures/Printing pictures q Viewing pictures immediately < Printing pictures f/S button Brightening the subject against backlight/Erasing pictures f Brightening the subject against backlight SHADOW ADJ. OFF Shadow Adjustment Technology is deactivated. SHADOW ADJ. ON Shadow Adjustment Technology is activated. S Erasing pictures b c d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 17 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Button operations 18 EN Changing the information displays Press g/E to change the display in the following order. *1 This is not displayed when the mode dial is set to n or R. *2 This is not displayed when a movie is selected. Displaying the menu guide With menu or function item highlighted, hold down g/E to display the menu guide. Release g/E to close the menu guide. Checking the time While the camera is off, press g/E to display the time (and alarm set time when [ALARM CLOCK] is set). The time will be displayed for 3 seconds. g/E button Changing the information/display on the LCD monitor d n R W +2.0 +2.0 l k[IN IN] 4 4 [ ] $ HQ HQ 4000 4000×3000 3000 ISO ISO 1600 1600 % P P $ ISO ISO 1600 1600 n W % HQ HQ 4000 4000×3000 3000 +2.0 +2.0 k[IN IN] 4 4 [ ] R l 12:30 12:30 '07.12.26 '07.12.26 100-0004 100-0004 4 HQ HQ [IN IN] ISO 400 ISO 400 12:30 12:30 '07.12.26 '07.12.26 100-0004 100-0004 4 +2.0 +2.0 1/1000 1000 F2.8 F2.8 HQ HQ 4000 4000×3000 3000 [IN IN] ISO 400 ISO 400 12:30 12:30 '07.12.26 '07.12.26 4 +2.0 +2.0 1/1000 1000 F2.8 F2.8 HQ HQ [IN IN] Frame assist*1 Simple display*1 Normal display $ ISO ISO 1600 1600 n W % k R l [IN IN] 4 [ ] +2.0 +2.0 HQ HQ P Histogram display*1 Shooting mode Normal display Detailed display Playback mode No information display Histogram display*2 [ ] ESP/ ESP/n Sets picture brightness for taking pictures. d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 18 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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EN 19 Menu operations Menu operations Pressing m displays the top menu on the monitor. • The items displayed on the top menu differ according to the mode. • When [CAMERA MENU], [PLAYBACK MENU], [EDIT], [ERASE], or [SETUP] is selected, the menu corresponding to the respective functions is displayed. • When your camera is set, following the shooting guide displayed, with the mode dial set at g, press m to display the shooting guide screen. During menu operations, the buttons and their respective functions are displayed at the bottom of the monitor. Follow these guides to navigate the menus. About the menus Operation guide e button Arrow pad (1243) m button OK MENU SETUP SETUP IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET RESET CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE EXIT SET PANORAMA PANORAMA OK SET MENU BACK 1 2 CAMERA MENU WB AUTO ISO AUTO DIGITAL ZOOM FINE ZOOM DRIVE o OFF OFF Top menu (in still picture shooting mode) OK MENU SETUP SETUP IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET RESET CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE EXIT SET PANORAMA PANORAMA Operation guide m button 1243 on the arrow pad : Returns to the previous menu. : Exits the menu. : Press 1243 to select a setting. : Sets the selected item. MENU BACK MENU EXIT OK SET e d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 19 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations 20 EN This explains how to use the menus with the [AF MODE] setting as an example. 1 Set the mode dial to K. 2 Press m to display the top menu. Select [CAMERA MENU] and press e to confirm your selection. • [AF MODE] is one of the selections on the [CAMERA MENU]. Press e to confirm your selection. 3 Use the arrow pad 12 to select [AF MODE], and press e. • Some settings may not be available, depending on the shooting/scene mode. • When pressing 4 on this screen, the cursor moves to the page display. Press 12 to change the page. To select an item or function, press 3 or e. 4 Use the arrow pad 12 to select [FACE DETECT], [iESP] or [SPOT], and press e. • The menu item is set and the previous menu is displayed. Press m repeatedly to exit the menu. • To cancel changes and continue menu operation, press m before pressing e. Using the menus OK MENU SETUP SETUP IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET RESET CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE EXIT SET PANORAMA PANORAMA OK SET MENU BACK 1 2 CAMERA MENU WB AUTO ISO AUTO DIGITAL ZOOM FINE ZOOM DRIVE o OFF OFF OK SET MENU BACK 2 1 CAMERA MENU AF MODE SPOT R OFF ESP The selected item is displayed in a different color. Page display: The page display mark is displayed when there are additional menu items on the next page. OK SET MENU BACK 2 1 CAMERA MENU AF MODE R ESP/5 iESP SPOT FACE DETECT d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 20 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations EN 21 • Some functions are not available in certain modes. g “Functions available in shooting modes and scene modes” (P. 62) g “SETUP menus” (P. 34) • The factory default settings are displayed in gray ( ). Still picture image quality and their applications Movie image quality Shooting mode menu K h s n IMAGE QUALITY Changing the image quality Image quality/Image size Compression Application SHQ 4000 × 3000 Low compression • This is useful for printing large images on A3- size (16.5 × 11.7 in.) paper. • This is useful for performing computer image processing, such as contrast adjustment and red-eye correction. HQ 4000 × 3000 Standard compression SQ1 3264 × 2448 Standard compression • This is useful for A3 (16.5 × 11.7 in.) /A4 (11.7 × 8.5 in.)-size prints. • This is useful for computer editing such as rotating or adding text to a picture. 2560 × 1920 2304 × 1728 2048 × 1536 SQ2 1600 × 1200 Standard compression • This is useful for postcard-sized (6 × 4 in.) prints. • This is useful for viewing pictures on a computer. 1280 × 960 1024 × 768 • This is useful for sending as e-mail attachments. 640 × 480 Low compression 16:9 1920 × 1080 Standard compression • This is useful for expressing the broadness of a subject such as landscapes and for viewing pictures on a wide-screen television. Image quality/Image size SHQ 640 × 480 HQ 320 × 240 SQ 160 × 120 OK MENU SETUP SETUP IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET RESET CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE EXIT SET PANORAMA PANORAMA 2 5 CAMERA MENU WB ISO DRIVE FINE ZOOM DIGITAL ZOOM ESP/n AF MODE R DIS MOVIE MODE* * This is displayed only when the movie is selected. 5 4 1 6 3 1 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 21 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations 22 EN It restores shooting functions back to default settings. The mode dial must not be set to g. Functions restored to the factory default settings • An Olympus xD-Picture Card is required for shooting. • When the card capacity is insufficient, this function cannot be selected. RESET Restoring default settings NO /YES Function Factory default setting Ref. Page P/AUTO P P. 14 F 0.0 P. 16 # AUTO P. 16 Y YOFF P. 16 & OFF P. 16 Shadow Adjustment Technology SHADOW ADJ. OFF P. 17 Information Display Normal Display P. 18 IMAGE QUALITY HQ P. 21 PANORAMA COMBINE IN CAMERA 1 P. 22 s PORTRAIT P. 24 WB AUTO P. 25 ISO AUTO P. 25 DRIVE o P. 26 FINE ZOOM OFF P. 26 DIGITAL ZOOM OFF P. 26 ESP/n ESP P. 26 AF MODE SPOT P. 27 R OFF P. 27 DIS MOVIE MODE OFF P. 27 PANORAMA Taking and combining panoramic pictures COMBINE IN CAMERA1 Automatically shoots and combines pictures in the camera. COMBINE IN CAMERA2 Manually shoots and automatically combines pictures in the camera. COMBINE IN PC Manually shoots pictures that are to be combined on a PC. 2 3 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 22 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations EN 23 [COMBINE IN CAMERA 1] Take pictures automatically for a panoramic picture and combine the pictures for a single panoramic picture using your camera. Only combined pictures are saved. [COMBINE IN CAMERA 2] Take pictures manually for a panoramic picture and combine the pictures for a single panoramic picture using your camera. Only combined pictures are saved. OK EXIT OK EXIT OK EXIT OK EXIT • Take the first picture. • When you slightly move the camera in the direction of the next picture, a target mark and a pointer appear. • The pointer moves as you pan the camera. Move the camera slowly and steadily until the pointer overlaps the target mark, then stay still. • The camera shoots the second picture automatically. • After the current subject appears on the monitor, take the third picture in the same manner as the second one. • After the third picture is taken, the pictures are automatically combined, and then the combined picture is displayed. To combine only two pictures, press e before shooting the third picture. 2nd 3rd Target mark Pointer Connects pictures from left to right 1st Connects pictures from left to right • Use 43 to specify at which edge you want to connect the pictures, and then take the first picture. • Compose your second shots so that the edge of the first picture overlaps the edge of the second picture, then shoot. • Take the third picture in the same manner as the second one. • After the third picture is taken, the pictures are automatically combined, and then the combined picture is displayed. To combine only two pictures, press e before shooting the third picture. OK EXIT OK EXIT OK EXIT 1st 2nd 3rd d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 23 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations 24 EN [COMBINE IN PC] Create a panoramic picture using the OLYMPUS Master software from the provided CD-ROM. Use the arrow pad to specify at which edge you want to connect the pictures, and then compose your shots so that the edges of the pictures overlap. Shooting is possible for up to 10 pictures. Press e to exit panorama shooting. • In [COMBINE IN PC] the previous picture for positioning does not remain. Remember the frame displayed on the monitor as a rough indication, then compose the shot so that the edges of the previous picture in the frame overlap with the next shot. Note • Focus, exposure, WB and zoom are locked in the first frame, and the flash does not fire. • In [COMBINE IN CAMERA1] or [COMBINE IN CAMERA2] mode, [IMAGE QUALITY] cannot be changed. • In [COMBINE IN CAMERA1] mode, camera settings are automatically optimized for this mode. In [COMBINE IN CAMERA2] or [COMBINE IN PC] mode, pictures are taken in the last [ISO] or [SCN] settings set (except for some scene modes). • In PANORAMA mode, Shadow Adjustment Technology is not available. The scene mode selection screen displays sample images as well as a description of the shooting situation for which it is designed. It can be set only when the mode dial is set to s. g “Mode dial Switching between shooting and playback modes” (P. 12) • By switching to another scene mode, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each scene mode. *1 When the subject is dark, noise reduction is automatically activated. This approximately doubles the shooting time, during which no other pictures can be taken. *2 The focus is locked at the first frame. *3 The camera focuses for each frame. s (Scene) Selecting a scene mode according to the shooting situation PORTRAIT / LANDSCAPE / LANDSCAPE+PORTRAIT / NIGHT SCENE*1 / NIGHT+PORTRAIT*1 / SPORT / INDOOR / CANDLE / SELF PORTRAIT / AVAILABLE LIGHT / SUNSET*1 / FIREWORKS*1 / CUISINE / BEHIND GLASS / DOCUMENTS / AUCTION*2 / SHOOT & SELECT1*2 / SHOOT & SELECT2*3 /SMILE SHOT*2/ BEACH & SNOW Connects pictures from left to right Connects pictures from bottom to top 3: The next picture is connected at the right edge. 4: The next picture is connected at the left edge. 1:The next picture is connected at the top. 2:The next picture is connected at the bottom. 4 B F D G U OK SET MENU BACK 1 PORTRAIT Scene mode selection screen Set the scene mode. d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 24 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations EN 25 [e SHOOT & SELECT1]/[f SHOOT & SELECT2] • These scene modes allow you to take sequential pictures by holding down the shutter button. After shooting the pictures, select the ones you want to erase by marking them with a R and press S to erase them. [S SMILE SHOT] When the camera detects a smiling face in shooting standby mode, 3 frames are taken in high speed sequential shooting mode automatically. You can also shoot pictures manually by pressing the shutter button in this mode. • When [SMILE SHOT] is selected, the self-timer lamp lights. Shooting is not available while the self-timer lamp is blinking. • There may be cases in which the camera cannot detect a smiling face. • When [DRIVE] is set to [W], [ISO] is fixed at [AUTO]. • When [3200] or [6400] is selected, [IMAGE QUALITY] is limited to [2048 ×1536] or lower. CAMERA MENU WB................................................................................................. Adjusting the color of a picture AUTO The white balance is adjusted automatically for natural color, regardless of the light source. 5 Sunny day For shooting under a clear sky. 3 Cloudy day For shooting under a cloudy sky. 1 Tungsten light For shooting under tungsten lighting. w Fluorescent lamp 1 For shooting under daylight fluorescent lighting. (This type of lamp is mainly used in homes.) x Fluorescent lamp 2 For shooting under a neutral white fluorescent lamp. (This type of lamp is mainly used in desk lamps.) y Fluorescent lamp 3 For shooting under a white fluorescent lamp. (This type of lamp is mainly used in offices.) ISO......................................................................................................Changing the ISO sensitivity AUTO Sensitivity is automatically adjusted according to the conditions of the subject. 64/100/200/400/ 800/1600/3200/ 6400 A low value lowers the sensitivity for daylight shooting of clear, sharp pictures. The higher the value, the better the camera’s light sensitivity and ability to shoot with a fast shutter speed and in low light conditions. However, high sensitivity introduces noise into the resulting picture, which may give it a grainy appearance. Selected picture. e e GO OK BACK MENU S Press 43 to scroll through the pictures. Pictures with a R mark are erased. Press e to mark or unmark the pictures to be erased. 5 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 25 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations 26 EN You can take a sequence of pictures at one time by holding down the shutter button. The camera will take pictures continuously until you release the shutter button. • When [W] is selected, the following setting restrictions apply. • The flash mode is fixed at [$]. • [ISO] is fixed at [AUTO]. • [IMAGE QUALITY] is limited to [2048 × 1536] or lower. • [FINE ZOOM], [DIGITAL ZOOM], and [R] cannot be set. Combines optical zoom and image capture to enable greater magnification (maximum of 19x). There is no deterioration in the image quality since data conversion (by increasing pixel resolution) is not performed. • The available magnification varies depending on the [IMAGE QUALITY] setting. • The available [IMAGE QUALITY] setting is [SQ1] or lower. • This function is not available with Digital Zoom activated. The digital zoom can be used to take close-up shots with stronger magnification when combined with optical zoom. (Optical Zoom × Digital Zoom: maximum 15×) • This function is not available with Fine Zoom activated. DRIVE.............................................................................Using sequential (continuous) shooting o Shoots 1 frame at a time when the shutter button is pressed. W Focus and exposure are locked at the first frame. The sequential shooting speed varies depending on the image quality setting. FINE ZOOM................................ Zooming in on your subject without reducing image quality OFF /ON DIGITAL ZOOM.............................................................................. Zooming in on your subject OFF /ON ESP/n..................................... Changing the area for measuring the brightness of a subject ESP Meters the brightness at the center of the monitor and the surrounding area separately to capture an image with balanced brightness. When taking pictures against strong backlight, the center of the picture may appear dark. n Only the center of the monitor is metered. Recommended for taking a picture against strong backlight. P [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] HQ HQ4000 4000×3000 3000 P [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] HQ HQ4000 4000×3000 3000 Zoom bar White area: The optical zoom area Red area: The digital zoom area Optical zoom Digital zoom d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 26 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations EN 27 • There may be cases in which the camera cannot focus on a face even if [FACE DETECT] is selected. When activated [ON], the camera will record about 4 seconds of audio after the picture is taken. When recording, aim the camera microphone at the source of the sound you want to record. Recording movies with digital image stabilization. • When set to [ON], images will appear slightly magnified. • Images may not be correctable if the camera is severely shaken or the subject's motion is excessive. • Select [OFF] when recording movie with the camera physically stabilized. If not, the movie you are capturing may shake along with the subject. This function allows you to turn off operational sounds that occur during shooting and playback, warning beeps, shutter sounds, etc. AF MODE.......................................................................................... Changing the focusing area FACE DETECT The camera searches a face within the frame and focus on it. iESP The camera determines which subject within the screen to focus on. Even when the subject is not in the center of the screen, focusing is possible. SPOT Focus selection is based on the subject within the AF target mark. R.............................................................................................. Recording sound with still pictures OFF /ON DIS MOVIE MODE..................................Shooting in digital image stabilization movie mode OFF /ON SILENT MODE Turning off camera sounds OFF /ON 6 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 27 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations 28 EN • The factory default settings are displayed in gray ( ). • Set [BGM] to [ON] or [OFF]. • Select the transition effect between pictures from [TYPE]. • Only the first frame of each movie is displayed. • After setting [BGM] and [TYPE], press e to start the slideshow. • Press e or m to cancel the slideshow. Select [MOVIE PLAY] from the top menu, and press e to play back the movie. • You can also playback a movie by selecting a picture with the movie icon (n) in playback mode and pressing e. Playback mode menu q P SLIDESHOW Playing back pictures automatically BGM ON / OFF TYPE NORMAL /SCROLL/ FADER/SLIDE/ZOOM DOWN/ZOOM UP/ CHECKERBOARD/ BLINDS/SWIVEL/ RANDOM MOVIE PLAY Playing back movies 5 EDIT OK MENU MOVIE PLAY MOVIE PLAY EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP PLAYBACK MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT ORDER PRINT ORDER SILENT MODE SILENT MODE EXIT SET PERFECT FIX PERFECT FIX ADD FAVORITE ADD FAVORITE OK MENU SLIDE- SHOW SLIDE- SHOW EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE PRINT ORDER PRINT ORDER SILENT MODE SILENT MODE EXIT SET PERFECT FIX PERFECT FIX ADD FAVORITE ADD FAVORITE SETUP SETUP PLAYBACK MENU PLAYBACK MENU 5 8 Q P COLOR EDIT FRAME LABEL CALENDAR LAYOUT EXPRESSION EDIT FACE FOCUS When a still picture is selected When a movie is selected 5 EDIT 6*1 7 0 y*2 R*2 7 PLAYBACK MENU 2 8 7 *1 A card is required. *2 This is not displayed when a movie is selected. 3 5 INDEX EDIT 1 4 4 g “SETUP menus” (P. 34) “SILENT MODE Turning off camera sounds” (P. 27) 1 OK SET MENU BACK SLIDESHOW OFF ON BGM TYPE [ I N ] [ ] [ ] 2 OK 12:30 12:30 '07.12.26 '07.12.26 100-0004 100-0004 4 [IN IN] MOVIE PLAY d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 28 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations EN 29 Operations during movie playback • Press e to pause the playback. Operations during pause • To resume the movie, press e. • To cancel the playback of the movie in the middle of it or during pause, press m. The recorded image is corrected and saved as a new one. • Use 12 to select the effect you want to apply, and press e. • Use 43 to select the picture you want to edit, and press e. • Movies, pictures shot by another camera, and previously fixed or edited pictures cannot be corrected. • When fixed pictures are displayed, the picture cannot be fixed. • Some blur may be left on some pictures. • Editing an image may cause it to suffer a minor loss in quality. PERFECT FIX Correcting pictures ALL Digital image stabilization edit, lighting fix and redeye fix are activated together. DIS EDIT Retouches unanticipated blurry images. LIGHTING FIX The underexposed areas of an image are brightened. REDEYE FIX Corrects a subject with red-eye. 12:30 12:30 '07.12.26 '07.12.26 100-0004 100-0004 00:00 00:36 00:00 00:36 [IN IN] 1: Increases the volume. 2: Reduces the volume. 3: Each time you press the button, the playback speed changes in the following order: 2×; 20×; and back to 1×. 4: Plays the movie in reverse. Each time you press the button, the playback speed changes in the following order: 1×; 2×; 20×; and back to 1×. Playing time/Total recording time 00:05 00:36 00:05 00:36 [IN IN] 1: Displays the first frame. 2: Displays the last frame. 3: Displays the next frame. 4: Displays the previous frame. 3 OK SET MENU BACK PERFECT FIX ALL DIS EDIT LIGHTING FIX REDEYE FIX [IN] d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 29 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations 30 EN This function registers your favorite still pictures in the internal memory as separate still pictures. You can register up to 9 favorite pictures. g “P Viewing “My Favorite”” (P. 13) • Use the arrow pad to select a picture, and press e. • Registered pictures cannot be erased even by formatting the internal memory. • A registered picture can be used as the startup screen picture or menu screen background picture. g “PW ON SETUP Setting the startup screen and volume” (P. 35) “MENU THEME Setting the menu screen color and background” (P. 35) Note • Registered pictures cannot be edited, printed, copied to a card, transferred to a computer, or played back on a computer. This changes the image size of a picture and saves it as a new file. Crop a picture, and save the cropped picture as a new picture. • Use 43 to select a picture to be cropped and press e. • Use the arrow pad and zoom button to adjust the position and size of the area-selection box, and press e. This function lets you change the coloring of the picture and save it as a new picture. •Select the picture with 43, and press e. •Select your desired effect with 43, and press e. ADD FAVORITE Adding favorite images EDIT Q.................................................................................................... Changing the size of pictures 640 × 480 /320 × 240 P........................................................................................................................Cropping a picture COLOR EDIT.....................................................................Changing the coloring of the picture 1 BLACK & WHITE This changes the picture to black and white. 2 SEPIA This changes the picture to sepia. 3 SATURATION (HARD) This increases the saturation of the picture. 4 SATURATION (SOFT) This slightly increases the saturation of the picture. 4 OK MENU A D D FAV O R I T E BACK SET 5 OK SET O COLOR EDIT 1 2 3 4 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 30 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations EN 31 This function lets you select a frame, integrate the frame with an image, and save it as a new picture. • Select a frame with 43 and press e. • Select the picture to be integrated with the frame with 43, and press e. (Press 12 to turn the picture 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise.) • Press the arrow pad and the zoom button to adjust the position and size of the picture, and press e. This function lets you select a label, integrate the label with an image, and save it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 43, and press e. • Select the label with 43, and press e. (Press 12 to turn the label 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise.) • Press the arrow pad and the zoom button to adjust the position and size of the label, and press e. • Set the color of the label with the arrow pad, and press e. This function lets you select a calendar format, integrate the calendar with a picture, and save it as a new file. • Select the picture with 43, and press e. • Select the calendar with 43, and press e. (Press 12 to turn the picture 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise.) • Set the date of the calendar, and press e. • Use 43 to select a layout pattern and press e. • Select the image selection method and press e. • Select the picture and press e. (When [SEL. IMAGE] is selected, press 12 to turn the picture 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise.) FRAME..................................................................................................Adding frames to pictures LABEL.................................................................................................. Add a label to your picture CALENDAR ..................................................................... Create a calendar print with a picture LAYOUT................................................................. Arranging and integrating multiple pictures ALL IMAGES Arranges and integrates all pictures saved in the card. CALENDAR Selects pictures stored on a day from the calendar displayed to arrange and integrate. SEL. IMAGE Selects pictures individually to arrange and integrate. OK W O T SET MOVE FRAME OK SET LABEL OK SET CALENDAR OK SET MENU BACK LAYOUT ALL IMAGES CALENDAR SEL. IMAGE d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 31 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations 32 EN This function lets you alter your subject’s facial expression to create an entirely new picture. This feature is applicable on the largest and/or closest face in the frame. The subject must be facing towards the camera. • Select the picture with 43, and press e. • Select your desired effect with 43, and press e. • There may be cases in which the camera cannot detect a face. Your subject’s face will be sharp and in focus, and the background will appear soft and out of focus. This feature is applicable on the largest and/or closest face in the frame. The subject must be facing towards the camera. • Select the picture with 43, and press e. • There may be cases in which the camera cannot detect a face. This function extracts 9 frames from a movie and saves them as a new picture (INDEX) containing thumbnails of each frame. • Use 43 to select a movie and press e. • Use the arrow pad to select the first frame and press e. Select the last frame in the same way and press e. Select a part of the movie you wish to save, overwrite the original file with it, or save it as a new file. • Select [NEW FILE] or [OVERWRITE] and press e. • Use the arrow pad to select the first frame and press e. Select the last frame in the same way and press e. This function allows you to save printing data (the number of prints and the date and time information) with the pictures stored on the card. g “Print settings (DPOF)” (P. 42) EXPRESSION EDIT........................................................................... Editing facial expression FACE FOCUS .........................................................................Highlighting a face in the picture INDEX................................................................................ Making an index picture from a movie EDIT......................................................................................................Cutting a part of the movie PRINT ORDER Making print reservations (DPOF) 00:00 00:00/00:36 00:36 00:00/00:36 OK SET OK SET 00:00 00:00/00:36 00:36 00:00/00:36 6 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 32 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations EN 33 Protected pictures cannot be erased with [ERASE], [SEL.IMAGE], or [ALL ERASE], but they are all erased by formatting. • Select the picture with 43, and protect it by selecting [ON] with 12. You can protect several frames in succession. 9 is displayed when the picture is protected. Pictures taken with the camera held vertically are displayed horizontally during playback. This function lets you rotate such pictures so that they are displayed vertically on the monitor, and the new picture orientations will be saved even after the power is turned off. Select a picture with 43, and use 12 to select [+90°], [0°], or [-90°]. You can rotate several frames in succession. Sound is recorded for about 4 seconds. • Select a picture with 43, and use 12 to select [YES] to begin recording. • The [BUSY] bar will be temporarily displayed. Protected pictures cannot be erased. Cancel protection before erasing protected pictures. Once erased, pictures cannot be restored. Check each picture before erasing to avoid accidentally erasing pictures you want to keep. • When erasing the picture in the internal memory, do not insert the card into the camera. • When erasing the picture from the card, insert a card into the camera in advance. PLAYBACK MENU 0 .....................................................................................................................Protecting pictures OFF /ON y ...........................................................................................................................Rotating pictures +90°/ 0° /-90° R........................................................................................................Adding sound to still pictures YES /NO ERASE Erase selected pictures/Erase all pictures 7 OK EXIT OFF ON [ I N ] [ ] [ ] 0 OK EXIT [ I N ] y +90° OK [ I N ] EXIT y 0° -90° OK EXIT [ I N ] OK SET BACK MENU YES NO [ I N ] [ ] [ ] R R 8 d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 33 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations 34 EN • Use the arrow pad to select the picture, and press e to add R. • Press e again to cancel the selection. • When all individual pictures to be erased have been marked, press f/S. • Select [YES], and press e. • Select [YES], and press e. All existing data, including protected pictures, are erased when the internal memory or card is formatted (images registered to “My Favorite” are not erased). Make sure that you save or transfer important data to a computer before formatting the internal memory or card. • Make sure there is no card inserted in the camera when formatting the internal memory. • Be sure that the card is inserted in the camera when formatting the card. • Before using non-Olympus cards or cards which have been formatted on a computer, you must format them with this camera. Insert the optional card into the camera. Copying data does not erase the pictures in the internal memory. • It takes some time to back up data. Check that the battery is charged before starting the copy, or use the AC adapter. SEL. IMAGE........................................................................ Erase by selecting the single-frame ALL ERASE..................................... Erase all the pictures in the internal memory or the card SETUP menus MEMORY FORMAT (FORMAT)........................... Formatting the internal memory or card BACKUP .................................................. Copying pictures in the internal memory to the card MENU S SEL. IMAGE [ I N ] [ ] [ ] GO BACK OK OK MENU SETUP SETUP IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET RESET CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE EXIT SET PANORAMA PANORAMA OK MENU SLIDE- SHOW SLIDE- SHOW EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE PLAYBACK MENU PLAYBACK MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT ORDER PRINT ORDER SILENT MODE SILENT MODE EXIT SET PERFECT FIX PERFECT FIX ADD FAVORITE ADD FAVORITE SETUP SETUP Playback mode Shooting mode * A card is required. MEMORY FORMAT (FORMAT*) BACKUP* W PW ON SETUP MENU THEME BEEP 8 SHUTTER SOUND VOLUME REC VIEW FILE NAME PIXEL MAPPING s X DUALTIME ALARM CLOCK VIDEO OUT POWER SAVE SETUP d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 34 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations EN 35 You can select a language for on-screen display. Available languages vary depending on where you purchased this camera. You can add other languages to your camera with the provided OLYMPUS Master software. • Select [2] and press 3 to set a still picture in the internal memory or card as the startup screen. • Select [MY FAVORITE] and press 3 to set a still picture registered in “My Favorite” as the startup screen. g “ADD FAVORITE Adding favorite images” (P. 30) • [VOLUME] cannot be set in the following cases. • When [SCREEN] is set to [OFF] • When [SILENT MODE] is set to [ON] • Select [MY FAVORITE] and press 3 to set a still picture registered in “My Favorite” as the background. g “ADD FAVORITE Adding favorite images” (P. 30) W................................................................................................. Selecting a display language PW ON SETUP ............................................................. Setting the startup screen and volume SCREEN OFF (No picture is displayed.) / 1 / 2 /MY FAVORITE VOLUME OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH MENU THEME................................................Setting the menu screen color and background NORMAL / BLUE / BLACK / PINK / MY FAVORITE BEEP ........................................... Adjusting the volume of the beep when buttons are pressed OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH 8 ................................................................Adjusting the volume of the camera warning sound OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH SHUTTER SOUND ................................................. Selecting the sound of the shutter button OFF (No sound) 1 LOW / HIGH 2 LOW / HIGH 3 LOW / HIGH VOLUME ......................................................................... Adjusting the volume during playback OFF (No sound) / 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 REC VIEW ................................................... Viewing pictures immediately after they are taken OFF The picture being recorded is not displayed. This is useful when you want to prepare for your next shot while the previous picture is being recorded. ON The picture being recorded is displayed. This is useful for making a brief check of the picture you have just taken. You can resume shooting while the picture is still being displayed. d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 35 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations 36 EN File names and their folder names for recorded pictures are automatically generated by the camera. File names and folder names respectively include file numbers (0001 to 9999) and folder names (100 to 999), and are named as follows. The pixel mapping feature allows the camera to check and adjust the CCD and image processing functions. It is not necessary to operate this function frequently. Approximately once a year is recommended. Wait at least one minute after taking or viewing pictures to allow the pixel mapping function to perform properly. If you turn the camera off during pixel mapping, start again. Select [PIXEL MAPPING]. When [START] is displayed, press e. The date and time is saved with each image, and is used in the file name. FILE NAME .........................................................................Resetting the file names of pictures RESET This method is useful when grouping files on separate cards. The file number and folder number are reset every time a new card is inserted in the camera. The folder number returns to [No. 100] and the file number returns to [No. 0001]. AUTO This method is useful when you want to manage all your files with sequential numbers. Even if a new card is inserted, the folder number and file number are retained from the previous card. This helps you to manage multiple cards. PIXEL MAPPING .....................................................Adjusting the image processing function s......................................................................................... Adjusting the brightness of monitor X............................................................................................................Setting the date and time \ D C I M \ * * * O L Y M P \ P m d d * * * * . j p g Folder No. (100 – 999) File name Folder name Month (1 – C) Day (01 – 31) File No. (0001 – 9999) Month: Jan. – Sep. = 1 – 9, Oct. = A, Nov. = B, Dec. = C OK SET MENU BACK s s s 1: Brightens the monitor. 2: Darkens the monitor. Press e to confirm your selection. MENU CANCEL X Y / M / D Y / M / D Y M D T I M E T I M E ----.--.-- --:-- ----.--.-- --:-- Y-M-D (Year-Month-Day) Cancels the setting. Minute Date formats (Y-M-D, M-D-Y, D-M-Y) Hour d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 36 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations EN 37 • The first two digits of the year are fixed. • The time is displayed in the 24-hour format. • To set the time precisely, with the cursor at either “minute” or [Y/M/D], press e as the time signal strikes 00 seconds. • The date format is the same as that set with [X]. • The first two digits of the year are fixed. • The time is displayed in the 24-hour format . • When [X] has not been set, [ALARM CLOCK] is not available. • When [SILENT MODE] is set to [ON], the alarm will not sound. • When [DUALTIME] is set to [ON], the alarm sounds according to the dual time date and time setting. Setting an alarm • Select [ONE TIME] or [DAILY], and set the alarm time. • You can set snooze or alarm sounds and volume. DUALTIME ...................................................... Setting the date and time for another time zone OFF Switches to the date and time set in [X]. Pictures are recorded with the date and time set in [X]. ON Switches to the date and time set in [DUALTIME]. When setting the dual time, select [ON], and then set the time. Pictures are recorded with the date and time set in [DUALTIME]. ALARM CLOCK ....................................................................................................Setting alarms OFF No alarm is set or alarm is canceled. ONE TIME Alarm is activated once. After the alarm goes off, the setting is canceled. DAILY Alarm is activated daily at the set time. TIME Sets the alarm time. SNOOZE OFF No snooze is set. ON Alarm is activated every 5 minutes, up to 7 times. ALARM SOUND 1 LOW / MID / HIGH 2 LOW / MID / HIGH 3 LOW / MID / HIGH MENU CANCEL DUALTIME Y M D T I M E T I M E 12 12 m: Cancels the setting. MOVE ALARM CLOCK TIME ALARM SOUND SNOOZE 0 9 : 0 0 0 9 : 0 0 OK SET d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 37 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Menu operations 38 EN Operating, shutting off and checking the alarm • Operating the alarm: Turn off the camera. The alarm only operates when the camera is off. • Shutting off the alarm: While the alarm is sounding, press any button to shut off the alarm and turn off the camera. Note that pressing o will turn the camera on. When [SNOOZE] is [OFF], the alarm stops automatically and the camera turns off after 1 minute of no operation. • Checking the alarm settings: While the camera is off, press g/E to display the current and alarm set times. Times will be displayed for 3 seconds. The factory default settings differ according to the region where the camera is sold. To play back camera images on a TV, set the video output according to your TV’s video signal type. • TV video signal types differ by country/region. Check the video signal type before connecting the camera to the TV. NTSC: North America, Taiwan, Korea, Japan PAL: European countries, China Playing back pictures on a TV Turn off the camera and the TV before connecting. When no operation has been performed for approximately 10 seconds while in shooting mode, the monitor automatically shuts off. Pressing the zoom button or other buttons restores the camera from power save mode. VIDEO OUT...................................................................................Playing back pictures on a TV NTSC / PAL POWER SAVE..................................................... Setting the camera to the power save mode OFF /ON Connect to the TV’s video input (yellow) and audio input (white) terminals. AV cable (provided) Multi-connector Connector cover Settings on the TV Turn the TV on, and set it to video input mode. • For details of switching to video input, refer to your TV’s instruction manual. • Images and the information displayed on the screen may become cropped depending on the TV’s settings. Settings on the camera Press o in playback mode to turn the camera on. • The last picture taken is displayed on the TV. Use the arrow pad to select the picture you want to display. d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 38 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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EN 39 Printing pictures Printing pictures By connecting the camera to a PictBridge-compatible printer, you can print out pictures directly. Select the pictures you want to print and the number of prints on the camera’s monitor. To find out if your printer is compatible with PictBridge, refer to the printer’s instruction manual. What is PictBridge? A standard for connecting digital cameras and printers of different makers and printing out pictures directly. [EASY PRINT] can be used to print out the picture displayed on the monitor. The selected picture is printed using the standard settings of your printer. The date and file name are not printed. STANDARD All printers that support PictBridge have standard print settings. If [STANDARD] is selected on the settings screens (P. 41), pictures are printed according to these settings. Refer to the printer’s instruction manual for its standard settings or contact the printer manufacturer. 1 In playback mode, display the picture you want to print out on the monitor. 2 Turn the printer on and plug the USB cable provided with the camera into the multi-connector of the camera and the printer’s USB port. • The easy print start screen is displayed. • For details of how to turn the printer on and the location of the USB port, refer to the printer’s instruction manual. Direct printing (PictBridge) Using the direct printing function • Available printing modes, paper sizes, etc., vary depending on the printer you use. Refer to the instruction manual for your printer. • For details of printing paper types, ink cassettes, etc., refer to the printer’s instruction manual. EASY PRINT USB cable Multi-connector Connector cover d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 39 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Printing pictures 40 EN 3 Press q/<. • Printing starts. • When printing is finished, the picture selection screen is displayed. To print another picture, press 43 to select a picture, and press q/<. • When you are finished, disconnect the USB cable from the camera with the picture selection screen displayed. 4 Disconnect the USB cable from the camera. 5 Disconnect the USB cable from the printer. 1 Follow Steps 1 and 2 on P. 39 to display the screen for Step 3 above, and then press e. 2 Select [CUSTOM PRINT], and press e. 3 Follow the operation guide to adjust print settings. You can use [EASY PRINT] even when the camera is turned off or in shooting mode. With the camera turned off or in shooting mode, connect the USB cable. The selection screen for the USB connection is displayed. Select [EASY PRINT]. g “EASY PRINT” Step 3 (P. 40), “CUSTOM PRINT” Step 2 (P. 40) Other print modes and print settings (CUSTOM PRINT) PC / CUSTOM PRINT EASY PRINT START OK PRINT EXIT OK SET U S B [ ] PC EASY PRINT CUSTOM PRINT EXIT Operation guide d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 40 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Printing pictures EN 41 Note • If the [PRINTPAPER] screen is not displayed, [SIZE], [BORDERLESS] and [PICS/SHEET] are set to the standard. Press 43 to select the picture you want to print. You can also use the zoom button and select a picture from the index display. Selecting a print mode Setting the print paper Selecting the picture to print Setting the number of prints and data to be printed OK MENU EXIT SET PRINT MODE SELECT [ I N ] [ ] [ ] PRINT ALL PRINT MULTI PRINT ALL INDEX PRINT Prints the selected picture. ALL PRINT Prints all the pictures stored in the internal memory or the card. MULTI PRINT Prints one picture in multiple layout format. ALL INDEX Prints an index of all the pictures stored in the internal memory or the card. PRINT ORDER Prints the pictures according to the print reservation data on the card. If no print reservations have been made, this option is not available. g “Print settings (DPOF)” (P. 42) OK SET MENU BACK PRINTPAPER SIZE SIZE BORDERLESS BORDERLESS [ I N ] [ ] [ ] SIZE BORDERLESS STANDARD STANDARD SIZE Choose from the available paper sizes on your printer. BORDERLESS Select with or without borders. In [MULTI PRINT] mode, you cannot print with a border. OFF ( ) The picture is printed inside a blank frame. ON ( ) The picture is printed filling the entire page. PICS/SHEET Available in [MULTI PRINT] mode only. The number of prints that can be printed vary depending on the printer. OK PRINT MORE SINGLEPRINT 100-0004 100-0004 [IN IN] PRINT Prints one copy of the selected picture. When [SINGLE PRINT] or [MORE] has been selected, a single copy or multiple copies are printed. SINGLE PRINT Makes a print reservation for the displayed picture. MORE Sets the number of prints and data to be printed for the displayed picture. OK SET MENU BACK PRINT INFO 1 WITHOUT WITHOUT DATE FILE NAME P < x [ I N ] <× Sets the number of prints. You can select up to 10 prints. DATE ( ) If you select [WITH], pictures are printed with the date. FILE NAME ( ) If you select [WITH], pictures are printed with the file name. P Use the arrow pad and zoom button, adjust the location and size of the trimming frame, then press e to print the cropped picture. d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 41 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Printing pictures 42 EN 4 Select [PRINT], and press e. • Printing starts. • When printing is finished, the [PRINT MODE SELECT] screen is displayed. To cancel printing 5 In the [PRINT MODE SELECT] screen, press m. • A message is displayed. 6 Disconnect the USB cable from the camera. 7 Disconnect the USB cable from the printer. Print reservation allows you to save printing data (the number of prints and the date and time information) with the pictures stored on the card. With print reservation, you can print out pictures easily either at home using a personal DPOF- compatible printer or at a photo store that supports DPOF. DPOF is a standard format used to record automatic print information from digital cameras. Pictures with print reservations can be printed using the following procedures. Printing using a DPOF-compatible photo store. You can print the pictures using the print reservation data. Printing using a DPOF-compatible printer. Printing is possible directly from a card containing print reservation data, without using a computer. For more details, refer to the printer’s instruction manual. A PC card adapter may also be necessary. Print settings (DPOF) How to make print reservations Only the images stored on the card can be reserved to print. Insert a card with recorded pictures into the camera before making print reservations. OK SET MENU BACK PRINT [ I N ] [ ] [ ] PRINT CANCEL OK [ I N ] [ ] [ ] SET PRINT CONTINUE CANCEL Screen during data transfer Press e. Select [CANCEL], and press e. OK CANCEL TRANSFERRING OK MENU EXIT SET PRINT MODE SELECT [ I N ] [ ] [ ] PRINT ALL PRINT MULTI PRINT ALL INDEX d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 42 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Printing pictures EN 43 Note • DPOF reservations set by another device cannot be changed by this camera. Make changes using the original device. If a card contains DPOF reservations set by another device, entering reservations using this camera may overwrite the previous reservations. • You can make DPOF print reservations for up to 999 images per card. • Not all functions may be available on all printers, or at all photo stores. • Panoramic pictures may not be printable at all photo stores. To use print services without using DPOF • Pictures stored in the internal memory cannot be printed at a photo store. The pictures need to be copied to a card beforehand. g“BACKUP Copying pictures in the internal memory to the card” (P. 34) Follow the operation guide to make a print reservation for a selected picture. 1 Press m in the playback mode and display the top menu. 2 Select [PRINT ORDER] [<], and press e. 3 Press 43 to select the frames for print reservations, and then press 12 to set the number of prints. • You cannot make print reservations for pictures with A. • Repeat Step 3 to make print reservations for other pictures. Cropping a picture • Use zoom button to display the trimming frame. • Use the arrow pad and zoom button to adjust the position and the size of area-selection box then press e. 4 When you finish making print reservations, press e. 5 Select the date and time print setting, and press e. NO The pictures are printed without the date and time. DATE The selected pictures are printed with the shooting date. TIME The selected pictures are printed with the shooting time. 6 Select [SET], and press e. Single-frame reservation OK MENU PRINT ORDER < U [xD] BACK SET Operation guide OK SET W O T 12:30 12:30 '07.12.26 '07.12.26 100-0004 100-0004 4 HQ HQ × [xD xD] 0 OK SET MENU BACK X X X NO DATE TIME OK SET MENU BACK PRINT ORDER SET CANCEL [xD] [ ] [ ] 1 ( 1 ( 1) 1) d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 43 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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Printing pictures 44 EN Reserves all the pictures stored on the card. The number of prints is set at one print per picture. 1 Press m in the playback mode and display the top menu. 2 Select [PRINT ORDER] [U], and press e. 3 Select the date and time setting, and press e. NO The pictures are printed without the date and time. DATE All pictures are printed with the shooting date. TIME All pictures are printed with the shooting time. 4 Select [SET], and press e. You can reset all the print reservation data or just for selected pictures. 1 Select top menu [PRINT ORDER], and press e. To reset the print reservation data for all the pictures 2 Select [<] or [U], and press e. 3 Select [RESET], and press e. To reset the print reservation data for a selected picture 2 Select [<], and press e. 3 Select [KEEP], and press e. 4 Press 43 to select the picture with the print reservations you want to cancel, and press 2 to decrease the number of prints to 0. • Repeat Step 4 to cancel print reservations for other pictures. 5 When you are finished canceling print reservations, press e. 6 Select the date and time setting, and press e. • The setting is applied to the remaining pictures with print reservations. 7 Select [SET], and press e. All-frame reservation Resetting print reservation data OK SET MENU BACK PRINT ORDER SETTING RESET KEEP PRINT ORDERED PRINT ORDERED d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 44 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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EN 45 Using OLYMPUS Master Using OLYMPUS Master Using the USB cable provided with your camera, you can connect the camera and computer and download (transfer) the images to your computer using the OLYMPUS Master software, also provided with the camera. OLYMPUS Master is a software application for managing your digital images on your computer. Installing it on your computer lets you do the following: Overview Install the OLYMPUS Master software gP. 46 Connect the camera to the computer using the USB cable gP. 48 Start up the OLYMPUS Master software gP. 49 Download image files to the computer gP. 49 Disconnect the camera from the computer gP. 50 Using OLYMPUS Master What is OLYMPUS Master? Prepare the following items before starting. Computer that meets the operating environment (P. 46) OLYMPUSMaster2 CD-ROM USB cable ( Download images from the camera or other media ( View images and movies • You can run a slideshow and play back sound. ( Manage images • Manage images in an album or folder. Downloaded images are automatically sorted by date, allowing you to search for images quickly. ( Edit images • You can rotate images, trim them and change the size. ( Edit images with the filter and correction functions ( Print images • You can easily print images. ( Make panoramic images • You can make panoramic images using pictures taken in panorama mode. ( Update the version of your camera’s firmware. For details on other functions and operations, refer to the “Help” guide in the OLYMPUS Master reference manual. d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 45 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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46 EN Using OLYMPUS Master Before installing the OLYMPUS Master software, please confirm that your computer is compatible with the following system requirements. For newer operating systems, please refer to the Olympus web site as shown on the back cover of this manual. Operating environment Windows OS Windows 2000 Professional/XP Home Edition/XP Professional/Vista CPU Pentium III 500 MHz or later RAM 256 MB or more Hard disk capacity 500 MB or more Monitor 1,024 × 768 pixels or more 65,536 colors or more (16.77 million colors or more recommended) Other USB port or IEEE 1394 port Internet Explorer 6 or later QuickTime 7 or later recommended DirectX 9 or later recommended Note • Windows 98/98SE/Me are not supported. • Use a computer with a pre-installed operating system. Operations are not guaranteed on home-built computers or computers with an updated operating system. • Operations are not guaranteed when using an added USB port or IEEE 1394 port. • To install the software, you must log on as a user with administrators’ privileges. Macintosh OS Mac OS X v10.3 or later CPU Power PC G3 500 MHz or later Intel Core Solo/Duo 1.5 GHz or later RAM 256 MB or more Hard disk capacity 500 MB or more Monitor 1,024 × 768 pixels or more 32,000 colors or more (16.77 million colors or more recommended) Other USB port or IEEE 1394 port (FireWire) Safari 1.0 or later (1.3 or later recommended) QuickTime 6 or later Note • Mac versions earlier than OS X 10.3 are not supported. • Operations are not guaranteed when using an added USB or IEEE 1394 (FireWire) port. • To install the software, you must log on as a user with administrators’ privileges. • Be sure to remove the media (drag & drop onto the trash icon) before performing the following operations. Failure to do so could result in unstable computer operation and the need to reboot. • Disconnect the cable connecting the camera to the computer • Turn off the camera • Open the camera’s battery/card compartment cover Install the OLYMPUS Master software d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 46 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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EN 47 Using OLYMPUS Master Windows 1 Insert the CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive. • The OLYMPUS Master setup screen is displayed. • If the screen is not displayed, double-click the “My Computer” icon and click the CD-ROM icon. 2 Select the display language and click the “OLYMPUS Master 2” button. • When the component installation screen is displayed, click “OK”. 3 Click “Next” and follow the on-screen instructions. • When the OLYMPUS Master licensing agreement is displayed, read the agreement and click “Yes” to proceed with the installation. 4 When the user information screen is displayed, enter your “Name”, select your “Region” and click “Next”. 5 When the setup type selection screen is displayed, click “Install”. • To select the components to install, select “Custom”. • The installation begins. The screen confirming that setup is completed is displayed. Click “Close”. • Next, the screen confirming whether to install OLYMPUS muvee theaterPack Trial Version is displayed. To install this software, click “Install”. d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 47 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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48 EN Using OLYMPUS Master Macintosh 1 Insert the CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive. • The CD-ROM window is displayed. • If the CD-ROM window is not displayed, double-click the CD-ROM icon on the desktop. 2 Double-click the “Setup” icon on the desktop. • The OLYMPUS Master installation screen is displayed. • Follow the on-screen instructions. • When the OLYMPUS Master licensing agreement is displayed, read the agreement and click “Continue” and then “Continue” to proceed with the installation. • The screen confirming that installation is completed is displayed. • You must restart your computer before using OLYMPUS Master. 1 Make sure the camera is turned off. • The monitor is off. • The lens is retracted. 2 Connect the multi-connector on the camera to the USB port on the computer using the provided USB cable. • Refer to your computer’s instruction manual to locate the position of the USB port. • The camera turns on automatically. • The monitor turns on and the selection screen for the USB connection is displayed. 3 Select [PC], and press e. Connecting the camera to a computer Monitor Connector cover Multi-connector OK [ I N ] [ ] [ ] SET U S B PC EASY PRINT CUSTOM PRINT EXIT d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 48 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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EN 49 Using OLYMPUS Master 4 The camera is recognized by the computer. • Windows When you connect the camera to your computer for the first time, the computer attempts to recognize the camera. Click “OK” to exit the message that is displayed. The camera is recognized as a “Removable Disk”. • Macintosh The iPhoto program is the default application for managing digital images. When you connect your digital camera for the first time, the iPhoto application starts automatically, so close this application and start OLYMPUS Master. Note • The camera functions are disabled while the camera is connected to a computer. • Connecting the camera to a computer via a USB hub may cause unstable operation. In this case, do not use a hub, but connect the camera directly to the computer. • Images cannot be transferred to your computer with OLYMPUS Master if [PC] is selected in Step 3, 3 is pressed and [MTP] is selected. Windows 1 Double-click the “OLYMPUS Master 2” icon on the desktop. Macintosh 1 Double-click the “OLYMPUS Master 2” icon in the “OLYMPUS Master 2” folder. • The browse window is displayed. • When OLYMPUS Master is started up for the first time after installation, the OLYMPUS Master initial setting screen and user registration screen are displayed before the browse window. Follow the on-screen instructions. To exit OLYMPUS Master 1 Click “Exit” on any window. • OLYMPUS Master is exited. 1 Click “Transfer Images” on the browse window, and then click “From Camera” . • The window for selecting the pictures you want to transfer from the camera is displayed. All the images in the camera are displayed. 2 Select “New Album” and enter an album name. 3 Select the image files and click “Transfer Images”. • A window indicating that the download is complete is displayed. Start up the OLYMPUS Master software Displaying camera images on a computer Downloading and saving images d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 49 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM
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50 EN Using OLYMPUS Master 4 Click “Browse images now”. • The downloaded images are displayed in the browse window. To disconnect the camera 1 Make sure that the card access lamp has stopped blinking. 2 Make the following preparations for disconnecting the USB cable. Windows 1 Click the “Unplug or Eject Hardware” icon in the system tray. 2 Click the message that is displayed. 3 When a message is displayed saying that the hardware can be ejected safely, click “OK”. Macintosh 1 The trash icon changes to the eject icon when the “Untitled” or “NO_NAME” icon on the desktop is dragged. Drag and drop it on the eject icon. 3 Disconnect the USB cable from the camera. Note • Windows: When you click “Unplug or Eject Hardware”, a warning message may be displayed. Make sure that image data is not being downloaded from the camera and that all applications are closed. Click the “Unplug or Eject Hardware” icon again and disconnect the cable. Card access lamp d4351_e_0000_7.book Page 50 Wednesday, August 1, 2007 1:52 PM

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