Stylus 750

Olympus Stylus 750 manual

Stylus 750

User manual for the Olympus Stylus 750 in English. This PDF manual has 80 pages.

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Instruction Manual Menu operations Button operations Printing pictures Using OLYMPUS Master Getting to know your camera better Miscellaneous 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. Unless otherwise specified, the explanation about these illustrations is provided in Stylus750/µ750.  DIGITAL CAMERA Quick Start Guide Get started using your camera right away. / / d4314_15_e.book Page 1 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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2 EN Contents Test out the functions of the camera buttons by following the illustrations and actually trying them out on the camera. Learn how to print pictures you have taken. Learn how to transfer pictures to a computer and save them. Find out more about your camera and learn what to do when you have a question regarding operations. Read about convenient functions and safety precautions on how to use your camera more effectively. Learn everything about the menus, from basic operations to the functions of each menu and their various settings. Button operations Menu operations Printing pictures Getting to know your camera better Miscellaneous P. 10 P. 16 P. 35 P. 51 P. 62 Using OLYMPUS Master P. 41 Quick Start Guide P. 3 d4314_15_e.book Page 2 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 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 Software CD-ROM Items not shown: Instruction Manual (this manual), warranty card. Contents may vary depending on purchase location. Attach the strap d4314_15_e.book Page 3 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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4 EN Quick Start Guide Prepare the battery a. Charge the battery Battery comes partially charged. b. Insert the battery in the camera For details on inserting an optional xD-Picture Card™ (hereinafter referred to as “the card”), please refer to “Inserting and removing the card” (P. 64). Charging Indicator Light On (Red): Charging Light Off: Charging complete (Charging time: Approx. 5 hours) AC Wall Outlet 2 1 Power Cable Battery Charger Lithium Ion Battery 3 1 2 3 4 5 3 Battery lock knob • To remove the battery, slide in the direction of the arrow. Insert the battery from the side. d4314_15_e.book Page 4 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 5 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 (Stylus740/µ740) This function stabilizes images when taking pictures. g This function allows you to set the target items by following the shooting guide displayed on the screen. s This function allows you to shoot pictures by selecting a scene according to the shooting condition. • 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) (Stylus750/µ750) (Stylus740/µ740) o Button MENU CANCEL X Y / M / D Y / M / D Y M D T I M E Y M D T I M E ----.--.-- --:-- ----.--.-- --:-- d4314_15_e.book Page 5 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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6 EN 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 but- ton to select [M]. d. Press the 3# button. About the date and time setting screen MENU CANCEL X Y / M / D Y / M / D Y M D T I M E Y M D T I M E ----.--.-- --:-- ----.--.-- --:-- Y-M-D (Year-Month-Day) Exits a setting. Minute Date formats (Y-M-D,M-D-Y,D-M-Y) Hour 2Y Button 1F Button CANCEL MENU 2006 2006.--.-- --:-- .--.-- --:-- X Y M D T I M E Y M D T I M E Y / M / D Y / M / D 3# Button 2006 2006.11 11.-- --:-- .-- --:-- CANCEL MENU X Y M D T I M E Y M D T I M E Y / M / D Y / M / D d4314_15_e.book Page 6 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 7 Set date and time Quick Start Guide e. Press the 1F button and the 2Y but- ton to select [D]. f. Press the 3# button. g. Press the 1F button and the 2Y but- ton to select “hour”, “minute”. • The time is displayed in the 24-hour format. h. Press the 3# button. i. Press the 1F button and the 2Y but- ton to select [Y/M/D]. j. After all items have been set, press the o button. • For precise time setting, press the o button as the time signal strikes 00 seconds. 2006 2006.11 11.26 26 --:-- --:-- CANCEL MENU X Y M D T I M E Y M D T I M E Y / M / D Y / M / D CANCEL MENU OK SET 2006 2006.11 11.26 26 12 12:30 30 X Y M D T I M E Y M D T I M E Y / M / D Y / M / D CANCEL MENU OK SET 2006 2006.11 11.26 26 12 12:30 30 X Y / M / D Y / M / D Y M D T I M E Y M D T I M E o Button P HQ HQ 3072 3072×2304 2304 [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] d4314_15_e.book Page 7 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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8 EN Quick Start Guide Shoot a. Hold the camera c. Shoot Horizontal grip Vertical grip b. Focus The card access lamp blinks. Shutter Button (Pressed halfway) P HQ HQ 3072 3072×2304 2304 [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] The green lamp indicates the focus and exposure are locked. Place this mark over your subject. The number of storable still pictures is displayed. (Pressed completely) Shutter Button d4314_15_e.book Page 8 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 9 Quick Start Guide View pictures a. Set the mode dial to q. a. As described in a. above, display the picture you want to erase. b. Press the S button. c. Press the 1F button to select [YES] and press the o button to erase the image. 12:30 12:30 '06.11.26 '06.11.26 100-0001 100-0001 1 HQ HQ [IN IN] o Button Mode Dial Arrow Pad Next Picture Prev. Picture Erase pictures S Button OK SET MENU BACK YES NO [ I N ] ERASE F Button OK SET MENU BACK YES NO ERASE d4314_15_e.book Page 9 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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10 EN Button operations Button operations Button operations Shooting still pictures Set the mode dial to K, s, g or h (Stylus740/µ740), and lightly press the shutter button (halfway). The green lamp lights when the focus and exposure are locked (focus lock). Now press the shutter button all the way (completely) to shoot a picture. Locking the focus and then composing the shot (focus lock) Compose your picture with the focus locked, and then completely press the shutter button to shoot a picture. • When the green lamp blinks, the focus is not adjusted properly. Try locking the focus again. 1 o button Turning the camera on and off Power on: Shooting mode • Monitor turns on • Lens extends Playback mode • Monitor turns on 2 Shutter button Shooting pictures P [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] HQ HQ 3072 3072×2304 2304 (Stylus740/ µ740) (Stylus750/ µ750) 3 Playback mode Shooting modes Shooting mode 12 7 4 b 6 9 e 0 d 8 c a Flash mode Self-timer Macro mode/ Super macro mode 5 P HQ HQ 3072 3072×2304 2304 [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] Green lamp d4314_15_e.book Page 10 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 11 Button operations Locking the focus position (AF lock) When the scene is kH, you can lock the focus position by pressing 2. Press 2 again to cancel the AF lock. g“s (Scene) Shooting pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation” (P. 19) • AF lock is automatically canceled after one shot. Recording movies Set the mode dial to n, and lightly press the shutter button to lock the focus, and then press the shutter button completely to start recording. Press the shutter button again to stop recording. Set the mode dial to the desired shooting or playback mode. The camera determines the optimum settings and shoots the picture. This function stabilizes the blur caused by a moving subject or camera movement when taking pictures. • By switching to the other mode, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each mode. You can shoot pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation. Select the scene/change the scene to another one • Press m to select [SCN] from the top menu, and change it to another scene. • By switching to the other scene, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each scene. 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. Audio is recorded with the movie. 3 Mode dial Switching between shooting and playback modes K Shooting still pictures h Shooting pictures using digital image stabilization (Stylus740/µ740) s Shoot pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation g Follow the shooting guide for setting n Recording movies HQ HQ 3072 3072×2304 2304 [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] k k AF lock mark OK SET 4 Set particular lighting. 5 Shooting into backlight. Brightening subject. Blurring background. Adjusting area in focus. 3 2 1 SHOOTING GUIDE 1 / 3 This 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 stops. d4314_15_e.book Page 11 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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12 EN Button operations The last picture taken is displayed. • Press the arrow pad to view other pictures. • Use the zoom button to switch among close-up playback, index display and calendar display. g Movie playback “MOVIE PLAY Playing back movies” (P. 23) Use the arrow pad to select scenes, playback picture, and the items on the menus. Displays the function menu and sets the functions often used in shooting mode. This button is also used to confirm your selection. Functions you can set with the Function Menu Select the shooting mode when you have set the mode dial to K. Displays the Top Menu. Shooting mode: Zooming in on your subject q Viewing still pictures/Selecting playback mode 4 Arrow pad (1243) 5 o 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. 6 m button (MENU) 7 Zoom button Zooming while shooting/close-up playback P P P P WB AUTO ISO AUTO o h P/AUTO P/AUTO ESP 43: Select a setting, and press o. 12: Select the setting items. Function Menu g “WB Adjusting the color of a picture” (P. 19) “ISO Changing the ISO sensitivity” (P. 20) “DRIVE Continuous shooting” (P. 20) “ESP/n Changing the area for measuring the brightness of a subject” (P. 20) P P [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] HQ HQ3072 3072×2304 2304 P P [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] HQ HQ3072 3072×2304 2304 Zoom out: Press W on the zoom button. Zoom in: Press T on the zoom button. Optical zoom: 5× d4314_15_e.book Page 12 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 13 Button operations Playback mode: Switching the picture display Press 3# in shooting mode to select the flash mode. Press o for setting. Press 4& in shooting mode to select the macro mode. Press o for setting. • Zoom and flash cannot be used in super macro mode. 8 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 for red-eye reduction. # Fill-in flash The flash fires regardless of the available light. $ Flash off The flash does not fire even in low light conditions. 9 4& button Shooting pictures close to the subject OFF Macro mode is deactivated. & Macro mode This mode lets you shoot from as close as 20cm/7.8 in. (when the zoom is set for the zoom-out angle) and as close as 60cm/23.6 in. (when the zoom is set for the zoom-in angle) to your subject. % Super macro mode This mode lets you shoot from as close as 3cm/1.1 in. to your subject. 1 1 2 4 3 [IN IN] 12:30 12:30 '06.11.26 '06.11.26 100-0004 100-0004 4 HQ HQ [IN IN] 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 [IN 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. • Press the arrow pad during close-up playback to scroll the picture in the indicated direction. • When returning to the single- frame playback, press o. Index displays • Use the arrow pad to select a picture for playback, and press o to play back the single- frame of the picture selected. Calendar display • Use the arrow pad to select the date, and press o 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 T W W T W W T W T d4314_15_e.book Page 13 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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14 EN Button operations Press 2Y in shooting mode to select on and off of the self-timer. Press o for setting. • After pressing the shutter button completely, the self-timer lamp lights up 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 1F in shooting mode to adjust the exposure. • Adjustable from - 2.0EV to +2.0 EV Press h in shooting mode to turn the image stabilizer on or off. Press o to set. • It is recommended to make the image stabilizer inactive, when mounted on a tripod. • At very slow shutter speeds (for example when taking night photographs), some images may not acquire the proper stabilization effect. • If the camera is severely shaken, digital images may not be stabilized properly. Shooting mode: Viewing pictures immediately (QUICK VIEW) When [QUICK VIEW] is set to [ON], the last picture taken is displayed on the screen. Press < in shooting mode. Press < again or press the shutter button halfway to return to shooting mode. g “QUICK VIEW Setting to allow you to view pictures immediately after shooting” (P. 30) Playback mode: Printing pictures When the printer is connected to the camera, display a picture to be printed out in playback mode, and press <. g “EASY PRINT” (P. 35) 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. 26) 0 2Y button Self-timer shooting Y ON Set the self-timer. Y OFF Cancel the self-timer. a 1F button Changing picture brightness b h button Shooting pictures using the image stabilizer (Stylus750/µ750) h OFF Image stabilizer is deactivated. h ON Image stabilizer is activated. c < button Viewing pictures/Printing pictures d S button Erasing pictures + + 2.0 2.0 OK SET P + 2.0 3: Brighten 4: Darken Activate the setting contents. d4314_15_e.book Page 14 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 15 Button operations Changing the information displays Press  to change the display in the following order. *1 Not displayed in case of n. Displaying the menu guide With menu items selected, hold down  to display the menu guide. Release  to close the menu guide. Checking the time While the camera is off, press  to display the set alarm time (when [ALARM CLOCK] is set) and the current time for 3 seconds. e  button Changing the information on display /Display the menu guide/Checking the time ISO 1600 ISO 1600 n R j % P +2.0 +2.0 l k[IN IN] 4 4 [ ] $ HQ HQ 3072 3072×2304 2304 $ ISO 1600 ISO 1600 n j % P HQ HQ 3072 3072×2304 2304 +2.0 +2.0 k[IN IN] 4 4 [ ] R l 12:30 12:30 '06.11.26 '06.11.26 100-0004 100-0004 4 HQ HQ [IN IN] ISO 400 ISO 400 12:30 12:30 '06.11.26 '06.11.26 100-0004 100-0004 4 +2.0 +2.0 HQ HQ 3072 3072×2304 2304 [IN IN] ISO 400 ISO 400 12:30 12:30 '06.11.26 '06.11.26 4 +2.0 +2.0 HQ HQ [IN IN] FRAME ASSIST*1 [ ] Simple display*1 Normal display P [IN IN] 4 [ ] +2.0 +2.0 HQ HQ Histogram display*1 Shooting mode Normal display Detailed display Playback mode No information display Histogram display*1 ESP/ ESP/n Sets picture brightness for taking pictures. d4314_15_e.book Page 15 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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16 EN Menu operations 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 according to the shooting guide with the mode dial set at g, press m to display the shooting guide screen. During menu operations, the button to be used and its function are displayed at the bottom of the monitor. Follow the guide for operations. About the menus Operation guide MENU button o Arrow pad (1243) Mode Dial SCN OK MENU SET EXIT SCN SCN SETUP SETUP SETUP SILENT SILENT MODE MODE SILENT MODE RESET RESET IMAGE IMAGE QUALITY QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET SCN CAMERA CAMERA MENU MENU SCN CAMERA MENU OK SET MENU BACK 1 2 CAMERA MENU WB AUTO ISO AUTO DIGITAL ZOOM DRIVE o ESP OFF Top menu (in still picture shooting mode) SCN OK MENU SET EXIT SCN SCN SETUP SETUP SETUP SILENT SILENT MODE MODE SILENT MODE RESET RESET IMAGE IMAGE QUALITY QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET SCN CAMERA CAMERA MENU MENU SCN CAMERA MENU Operation guide m button o 1243 on the arrow pad BACKym: Returns to the previous menu. EXIT ym: Exits the menu. : Press 1243 to select a setting. SET yo: Sets the selected item. d4314_15_e.book Page 16 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 17 Menu operations 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 o. • [AF MODE] is on a menu in [CAMERA MENU]. Press o. 3 Press 12 to select [AF MODE], and press o. • Unavailable settings cannot be selected. • When pressing 4 on this screen, the cursor moves to the page display. Pressing 12 changes the page. To return to item selection, press 3 or o. 4 Press 12 to select [iESP] or [SPOT], and press o. • 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 o. • Some functions are not available according to the selected mode. g “Functions available in shooting modes and scenes” (P. 60) g “SETUP menus” (P. 29) • The factory default settings are displayed in gray ( ). Using the menus Shooting mode menu K h s n SCN OK MENU SET EXIT SCN SCN SETUP SETUP SETUP SILENT SILENT MODE MODE SILENT MODE RESET RESET IMAGE IMAGE QUALITY QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET SCN CAMERA CAMERA MENU MENU SCN CAMERA MENU OK SET MENU BACK 1 2 CAMERA MENU WB AUTO ISO AUTO DIGITAL ZOOM DRIVE o ESP OFF OK SET MENU BACK 2 1 CAMERA MENU AF MODE SPOT R OFF PANORAMA The selected item is displayed in a different color. Page display : This mark is displayed when there are more menu items on the next page. OK SET MENU BACK 2 1 CAMERA MENU AF MODE R PANORAMA SPOT iESP SCN OK MENU SET EXIT SCN SCN SETUP SETUP SETUP SILENT SILENT MODE MODE SILENT MODE RESET RESET IMAGE IMAGE QUALITY QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET SCN CAMERA CAMERA MENU MENU SCN CAMERA MENU WB ISO DRIVE ESP/n DIGITAL ZOOM AF MODE R PANORAMA*1 *1 An Olympus xD-Picture Card is required. 2 3 4 4 CAMERA MENU 1 5 5 d4314_15_e.book Page 17 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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18 EN Menu operations Still picture image quality and their applications Movie image quality It restores shooting functions back to default settings. The mode dial must not be set to g. Functions for returning the settings to the original when the reset function is executed 1 IMAGE QUALITY Changing the image quality Image quality/Image size Compression Application SHQ 3072 × 2304 Low compression • This is useful for printing large images on A3-size paper. • This is useful for performing computer image processing, such as contrast adjustment and red-eye correction. HQ 3072 × 2304 Standard compression SQ1 2560 × 1920 Standard compression • This is useful for A3/A4-size prints. • This is useful for computer editing such as rotating or adding text to a picture. 2304 × 1728 2048 × 1536 SQ2 1600 × 1200 Standard compression • This is useful for postcard-sized 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 Image quality/Image size SHQ 640 × 480 HQ 320 × 240 SQ 160 × 120 2 RESET Change the shooting functions back to default settings NO /YES Function Factory default setting Ref. Page Function Factory default setting Ref. Page Flash AUTO P. 13 WB AUTO P. 19 & OFF P. 13 ISO AUTO P. 20 Y YOFF P. 14 DRIVE o P. 20 F 0.0 P. 14 ESP/n ESP P. 20 IMAGE STABILIZER (Stylus750/µ750) OFF P. 14 DIGITAL ZOOM OFF P. 20 AF MODE SPOT P. 21 IMAGE QUALITY HQ P. 18 R OFF P. 21 d4314_15_e.book Page 18 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 19 Menu operations The scene selection screen displays sample images and the shooting mode to best suit the situation. It can be set only when the mode dial is set to s. • By switching to the other scene, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each scene. *1 When the object 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 During sequential shooting, the camera focuses for each frame. *4 The focus distance is fixed at approximately 5.0m. [e SHOOT & SELECT1] / [f SHOOT & SELECT2] • Press and hold the shutter button to shoot sequential pictures. After shooting pictures, select the ones you want to erase, put the R to them, and press S to erase them. 3 s (Scene)Shooting pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation PORTRAIT / LANDSCAPE / LANDSCAPE+PORTRAIT / NIGHT SCENE*1 / NIGHT+P0RTRAIT*1 / SPORT / INDOOR / CANDLE*1 / SELF PORTRAIT / AVAILABLE LIGHT*1 / SUNSET*1 / FIREWORKS*1 / MUSEUM / CUISINE / BEHIND GLASS / DOCUMENTS / AUCTION / SHOOT & SELECT1*2 / SHOOT & SELECT2*3 / BEACH & SNOW / UNDER WATER WIDE1 / UNDER WATER WIDE2*4 / UNDER WATER MACRO 4 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.) B F D G U OK SET MENU BACK 1 PORTRAIT Scene selection Press o to decide the scene. e e OK S BACK GO MENU Selected picture Press 43 to scroll through the pictures. Pictures with a R mark are erased. Select the pictures to be erased. d4314_15_e.book Page 19 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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20 EN Menu operations You can take a sequence of pictures at one time while holding down the shutter button. The camera will take pictures in sequence until you release the shutter button. • In [i], the settings will be changed as follows. • The flash mode is fixed at [$]. • [ISO] is fixed at [AUTO]. • [IMAGE QUALITY] is limited to [2048 × 1536]. The digital zoom can be used to take close-up pictures with stronger magnification than the optical zoom. (Optical zoom × Digital zoom: the maximum approximately 28×) ISO...................................................................................... Changing the ISO sensitivity AUTO Sensitivity is automatically adjusted according to the conditions of the subject. 80/100/200/ 400/800/1600 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. DRIVE.......................................................................................................... Continuous shooting o Shoots 1 frame at a time when the shutter button is pressed. j Focus and exposure are locked at the first frame. The sequential shooting speed varies depending on the setting of record mode. i Pictures can be taken at a faster speed than normal sequential shooting. 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 create a picture 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. Suitable for taking a picture of the subject in the center of the monitor against backlight. DIGITAL ZOOM............................................................................ Zooming in on your subject OFF /ON P P [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] HQ HQ3072 3072×2304 2304 P P [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] HQ HQ3072 3072×2304 2304 White area: The optical zoom area Red area: The digital zoom area Optical zoom Digital zoom Zoom bar d4314_15_e.book Page 20 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 21 Menu operations 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. Panorama shooting lets you create a panoramic picture, using the OLYMPUS Master software from the provided CD-ROM. An Olympus xD-Picture Card is required for panorama shooting. 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. The part of the previous picture where it will be joined to the next picture does not remain in the frame. You have to remember what the part in the frame looked like and take the next picture so it overlaps. Panorama shooting is possible for up to 10 pictures. Press o to exit panorama shooting. This function allows you to turn off operational sounds that occur during shooting and playback, warning beeps, shutter sounds, etc. It cannot be set when the mode dial is set to g. AF MODE............................................................................ Changing the focusing area 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 PANORAMA ...............................................................................Creating a panoramic picture 5 SILENT MODE Setting to turn off operational sounds OFF /ON 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. d4314_15_e.book Page 21 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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22 EN Menu operations g “SETUP menus” (P. 29) “SILENT MODE Setting to turn off operational sounds” (P. 21) • 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 o to start the slideshow. • Press o or m to cancel the slideshow. Playback mode menu q 1 SLIDESHOW Playing back pictures automatically BGM ON / OFF TYPE NORMAL FADER SLIDE ZOOM OK MENU SET EXIT P ALBUM ALBUM ALBUM EDIT EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP SETUP CALENDAR CALENDAR CALENDAR PLAYBACK PLAYBACK MENU MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT PRINT ORDER ORDER PRINT ORDER SILENT SILENT MODE MODE SILENT MODE MOVIE MOVIE PL PLAY MOVIE PLAY OK MENU SET EXIT P ALBUM ALBUM ALBUM SLIDE- SLIDE- SHOW SHOW SLIDE- SHOW EDIT EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP SETUP CALENDAR CALENDAR CALENDAR PLAYBACK PLAYBACK MENU MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT PRINT ORDER ORDER PRINT ORDER SILENT SILENT MODE MODE SILENT MODE 5 8 Q REDEYE FIX BLACK & WHITE SEPIA FRAME LABEL CALENDAR BRIGHTNESS SATURATION When a still picture is selected When movie is selected 5 EDIT 6 7 0 y*2 R*2 ALBUM ENTRY*1 7PLAYBACK MENU 8 *1 A card is required. *2 This is not displayed when a movie is selected. *3 This is not selected when the movie is selected. *4 If an album contains no pictures, it cannot be selected. 5 INDEX *1*3 7 5 EDIT *1 *1 3 1 3 2 4*1*4 4*1*4 OK SET MENU BACK SLIDESHOW OFF ON BGM TYPE [ I N ] d4314_15_e.book Page 22 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 23 Menu operations Select [MOVIE PLAY] from the top menu, and press o to play back the movie. Another option is to select a picture with the movie icon (n), and press o to play back the movie. Operations during movie playback • Press o to pause the playback. Operations during pause • To resume the movie, press o. • To cancel the playback of the movie in the middle of it or during pause, press m. This function lets you play back the pictures in a calendar format by the date of recording. g “ALBUM ENTRY Adding pictures to an album” (P. 27) 2 MOVIE PLAY Playing back movies 3 CALENDAR Playing back the pictures in a calendar format 4 ALBUM See the pictures registered in the album OK MOVIEPLA Y 12:30 12:30 '06.11.26 '06.11.26 100-0004 100-0004 4 [IN IN] 12:30 12:30 '06.11.26 '06.11.26 100-0004 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: 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. OK MENU SET BACK SEL. ALBUM 1 1 8 Use the arrow pad to select an album, and press o. Use the arrow pad to display picture you want. d4314_15_e.book Page 23 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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24 EN Menu operations This function lets you edit still pictures saved on a card and store them as new pictures. This changes the image size of a picture and saves it as a new file. This function corrects the red-eye look that often occurs when taking pictures with a flash and saves it as a new file. This changes the picture to black and white and saves it as a new file. This changes the picture to sepia and saves it as a new file. This function lets you select the frame, and synthesize the frame and the picture, and store it as a new picture. • Select a frame with 43 and press o . • Select the picture to be synthesized with the frame with 43, and press o.(Press12toturnthepicture90degreesclockwiseor90degrees counterclockwise.) • Press the arrow pad and the zoom button to adjust the position and size of the picture, and press o. This function lets you select the label, add the label and the picture, and store it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 43, and press o. • Select the label with 43, and press o. (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 picture, and press o. • Set the color of the label with the arrow pad, and press o. 5 EDIT Q ................................................................................................. Changing the size of pictures 640 × 480 /320 × 240 REDEYE FIX................................................................................ Fixing the red-eye in pictures BLACK & WHITE...........................................................Changing pictures to black and white SEPIA.....................................................................................Changing pictures to a sepia tone FRAME..............................................................................Synthesize the frame and the picture LABEL ...............................................................................Add a label to your picture OK W O T SET MOVE FRAME OK SET LABEL d4314_15_e.book Page 24 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 25 Menu operations This function lets you select the calendar, synthesize the calendar and the picture, and store it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 43, and press o. • Select the calendar with 43, and press o. (Press 12 to turn the picture 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise.) • Set the Month of the calendar, and press o. This function lets you adjust the brightness of the picture, and store it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 43, and press o. • Adjust the brightness with 12, and press o. This function lets you adjust the vividness of the picture, and store it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 43, and press o. • Adjust the vividness with 12, and press o. This extract 9 frames from a movie and saves them as a new picture (INDEX). • Use 43 to select a movie and press o. • The [BUSY] bar is displayed. 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. 38) CALENDAR ............................................................ Synthesize the calendar using the picture BRIGHTNESS..................................................................Change the brightness of the picture SATURATION....................................................................Change the vividness of the picture INDEX.............................................................................. Making an index picture from a movie 6 PRINT ORDER Making print reservations (DPOF) OK SET CALENDAR OK MENU SET BACK BRIGHTNESS OK MENU SET BACK SATURATION OK SET MENU BACK [ x D ] INDEX d4314_15_e.book Page 25 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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26 EN Menu operations Protected pictures cannot be erased with [ERASE]/[SEL.IMAGE]/[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. 0 is displayed when the picture is protected. Pictures taken with the camera held vertically are displayed horizontally. This function lets you turn such pictures so that they are displayed vertically. New picture orientations are saved even when the power is turned off. Sound is recorded for about 4 seconds. • Use 43 to select a picture, and use 12 to select [YES] to record. • The [BUSY] bar is displayed. 7 PLAYBACK MENU 0...................................................................................................................Protecting pictures OFF /ON y.........................................................................................................................Rotating pictures +90° / 0° / -90° R.....................................................................................................Adding sound to still pictures YES /NO 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 d4314_15_e.book Page 26 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 27 Menu operations Pictures recorded to the card can be organized by sorting them into albums. Pictures stored in the internal memory cannot be entered in albums. g“Album playback menus” (P. 28) 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. • Use the arrow pad to select the picture, and press o to put R. • To cancel the selection, press o again. • When the selection is completed, press S. • Select [YES], and press o. ALBUM ENTRY.............................................................................Adding pictures to an album 8 ERASE Erase selected pictures/Erase all pictures SEL. IMAGE....................................................................... Erase by selecting the single-frame OK MENU SET BACK ALBUM ENTRY SEL. IMAGE SET CALENDAR SET ALL OK MENU SET BACK SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM 1 Select the album entry method Select an album to add the pictures OK OK SET EXIT HOLD 1 0 1 0 6 2 7 11 11 3 4 8 1 2 1 2 5 1 9 SEL. IMAGE OK MENU SET BACK SET ALL PHOTO MOVIE 0 [SEL. IMAGE] Select one frame at a time for entry • Use the arrow pad to select a picture, and press o to add R. • Press o again to cancel the selection. • When the selection is completed, press o for a while. [SET CALENDAR] Add pictures taken on the same day Use the arrow pad to select the date with pictures to enter in the album, and press o. [SET ALL] Select all still images, all protected images, or all movies MENU S SEL. IMAGE [ I N ] GO BACK OK d4314_15_e.book Page 27 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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28 EN Menu operations • Select [YES], and press o. • A card registered with an album is required. g “ALBUM ENTRY Adding pictures to an album” (P. 27) To switch albums, select the desired album from [SEL. ALBUM]. g “ALBUM See the pictures registered in the album” (P. 23) Even if a picture is removed from an album, the picture remains in the card. ALL ERASE................................. Erase all the pictures in the internal memory and the card Album playback menus 1 SEL. ALBUM See other album 2 PLAYBACK MENU UNDO ENTRY ........................................................................................ Undoing album entries SEL. IMAGE Select one frame at a time to undo. • Press the arrow pad to select a picture, and press o to add R. • Press o again to cancel the selection. • When the selection is completed, press o for a while. UNDO ALL Undo all pictures in the album P OK MENU SET EXIT SILENT SILENT MODE MODE SILENT MODE EDIT EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP SETUP SEL. SEL. ALBUM ALBUM SEL. ALBUM PL PLAYBAC YBACK MENU MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT PRINT ORDER ORDER PRINT ORDER CLOSE CLOSE ALBUM ALBUM CLOSE ALBUM MOVIE MOVIE PL PLAY MOVIE PLAY P OK MENU SET EXIT SILENT SILENT MODE MODE SILENT MODE SLIDE- SLIDE- SHOW SHOW SLIDE- SHOW EDIT EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP SETUP SEL. SEL. ALBUM ALBUM SEL. ALBUM PL PLAYBAC YBACK MENU MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT PRINT ORDER ORDER PRINT ORDER CLOSE CLOSE ALBUM ALBUM CLOSE ALBUM 1 When the still picture is selected When a movie is selected 2 1 3 3 0 y*1 R*1*2 UNDO ENTRY LABEL IMAGE 2 PLAYBACK MENU *1This is not displayed when the movie is selected. *2This feature is not available during album playback. g “SLIDESHOW Playing back pictures automatically” (P. 22) “MOVIE PLAY Playing back movies” (P. 23) “Print settings (DPOF)” (P. 38) “SETUP menus” (P. 29) “ERASE Erase selected pictures/Erase all pictures (P. 27) “SILENT MODE Setting to turn off operational sounds” (P. 21) 2 OK OK SET EXIT HOLD SEL. IMAGE 6 2 7 3 5 1 8 4 1 2 1 2 11 11 1 0 1 0 9 d4314_15_e.book Page 28 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 29 Menu operations You can change the label image (the first frame in the album) displayed on the SEL. ALBUM screen. Other album menus g “0 Protecting pictures” (P. 26) “y Rotating pictures” (P. 26) This function exits album playback. LABEL IMAGE ........................................................................................Selecting label images 3 CLOSE ALBUM SETUP menus OK MENU SET BACK SEL. ALBUM 1 1 8 Title image (first frame in the album) OK MENU SET EXIT P ALBUM ALBUM ALBUM SLIDE- SLIDE- SHOW SHOW SLIDE- SHOW EDIT EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP SETUP CALENDAR CALENDAR CALENDAR PLAYBACK PLAYBACK MENU MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT PRINT ORDER ORDER PRINT ORDER SILENT SILENT MODE MODE SILENT MODE SCN OK MENU SET EXIT SCN SCN SETUP SETUP SETUP SILENT SILENT MODE MODE SILENT MODE RESET RESET IMAGE IMAGE QUALITY QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET SCN CAMERA CAMERA MENU MENU SCN CAMERA MENU Playback mode Shooting mode *1 A card is required. *2 This feature is not available in [SILENT MODE] g “SILENT MODE Setting to turn off operational sounds” (P. 21) *3 This feature is not available in [MUSEUM]. MEMORY FORMAT (FORMAT*1 ) BACKUP*1 W QUICK VIEW PW ON SETUP SCREEN SETUP COLOR BEEP*2*3 8*2*3 SHUTTER SOUND*2*3 VOLUME*2*3 REC VIEW FILE NAME PIXEL MAPPING s X DUAL TIME ALARM CLOCK VIDEO OUT POWER SAVE SETUP d4314_15_e.book Page 29 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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30 EN Menu operations All existing data, including protected pictures, are erased when the internal memory or card is formatted. 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. • When the internal memory is formatted, the data of the frames and labels downloaded with the provided OLYMPUS Master software will be deleted. • 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 picture in the internal memory. • It takes some time to back up data. Check if the battery is not empty before starting the copy, or use the AC adapter. You can select a language for on-screen display. Available languages vary depending on the area where you purchased this camera. You can add other languages to your camera with the provided OLYMPUS Master software. When this is set to [ON], pressing < while in shooting mode displays the last picture taken on the monitor. (The same operation can be performed as in playback mode.) [VOLUME] can not be adjusted when: • [SCREEN] is set to [OFF]. • [SILENT MODE] is set to [ON]. • [MUSEUM] is activated. Still pictures in the internal memory or the card can be registered to screen [2] for [PW ON SETUP]. If a picture is already registered, the [IMAGE EXISTING] screen is displayed asking if you want to cancel the currently registered picture and register a new one. MEMORY FORMAT (FORMAT)................................... Formatting the internal memory or card BACKUP................................................. Copying pictures in the internal memory to the card W............................................................................................... Selecting a display language QUICK VIEW......................Setting to allow you to view pictures immediately after shooting OFF /ON PW ON SETUP............................................................. Setting the startup screen and volume SCREEN OFF (No picture is displayed.) / 1 / 2 (The picture registered with [SCREEN SETUP] is displayed.) VOLUME OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH SCREEN SETUP.................................................. Registering a picture as the startup screen COLOR............................................................................ Setting the color of the menu screens NORMAL /BLUE /BLACK / PINK BEEP......................................... Adjusting the volume of the beep when buttons are pressed OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH d4314_15_e.book Page 30 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 31 Menu operations 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. 8.................................................................... Adjusting the volume of 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) / LOW / HIGH REC VIEW.................................................................................... Viewing pictures immediately 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. 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. \ 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 d4314_15_e.book Page 31 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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32 EN Menu operations 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 o. The date and time is saved with each image, and is used in the file name. • The first two digits of [Y] are fixed. • The time is displayed in the 24-hour format. • To set the time precisely, with the cursor at either [M] or [Y/M/D], press o as the time signal strikes 00 seconds. PIXEL MAPPING .....................................................Adjusting the image processing function s ...........................................................................................Adjusting the monitor brightness X .........................................................................................................Setting the date and time OK SET MENU BACK s 1: Brightens the monitor. 2: Darkens the monitor. Press o after setting is complete. MENU CANCEL X Y / M / D Y / M / D Y M D T I M E Y M D T I M E ----.--.-- --:-- ----.--.-- --:-- Y-M-D (Year-Month-Day) Hour Date formats (Y-M-D, M-D-Y, D-M-Y) Minute Exits a setting. d4314_15_e.book Page 32 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 33 Menu operations • When [X] has not been set, [ALARM CLOCK] is not available. • 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 in 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 [DUAL TIME]. ALARM CLOCK....................................................................................................Setting alarms OFF No alarm is set or alarm is canceled. ONE TIME Alarm is activated only 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 Y M D T I M E 2006 2006.11 11.26 26 12 12:30 30 Exits a setting. • The date format is the same as that set with [X]. • The first two digits of [Y] are fixed. • The time is displayed in the 24-hour format. MOVE ALARM CLOCK TIME ALARM SOUND SNOOZE 0 9 : 0 0 0 9 : 0 0 OK SET d4314_15_e.book Page 33 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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34 EN Menu operations 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 set to [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  to display the set alarm time and the current time 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 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 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 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. 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. d4314_15_e.book Page 34 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 35 Printing pictures 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. 37 to 37), 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 position 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 d4314_15_e.book Page 35 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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36 EN Printing pictures 3 Press <. • Printing starts. • When printing is finished, the picture selection screen is displayed. To print another picture, press 43 to select a picture, and press <. • When you are finished, disconnect the USB cable from the camera with the picture selection screen displayed. 4 Remove the USB cable from the camera. 5 Remove the USB cable from the printer. 1 Display the screen being indicated on the right according to the procedure 1 and 2 in P. 35, and press o. 2 Select [CUSTOM PRINT], and press o. 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. 36), “CUSTOM PRINT” Step 2 (P. 36) Other print modes and print settings (CUSTOM PRINT) PC / CUSTOM PRINT EASY PRINT START OK PRINT EXIT OK SET U S B [ I N ] PC EASY PRINT CUSTOM PRINT EXIT Operation guide d4314_15_e.book Page 36 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 37 Printing pictures 3 Make the print settings according to the operation guide. 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 the picture to print (available only when a card is inserted) Selecting a print mode Setting the print paper Selecting the picture to print OK SET ALL IMAGES SEL. ALBUM ALL IMAGES Allows you to select from all pictures in the card to print. SEL. ALBUM Select an album and the pictures in the album to print. 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. 38) 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 framed or unframed. In [MULTI PRINT] mode, you cannot select the frame. 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 more 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. d4314_15_e.book Page 37 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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38 EN Printing pictures 4 Select [OK], and press o. • 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. Setting the number of prints and data to be printed 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 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. OK SET MENU BACK PRINT [ I N ] OK CANCEL OK CANCEL TRANSFERRING Screen during data transfer OK [ I N ] SET PRINT CONTINUE CANCEL Press o Select [CANCEL], and press o. OK MENU EXIT SET PRINT MODE SELECT [ I N ] PRINT ALL PRINT MULTI PRINT ALL INDEX d4314_15_e.book Page 38 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 39 Printing pictures 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. 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. 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 before taking them. g“BACKUP Copying pictures in the internal memory to the card” (P. 30) 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 o. • Playing back the album: Top menu [PRINT ORDER] [<] 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. 4 When you finish making print reservations, press o. 5 Select the date and time print setting, and press o. 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. Single-frame reservation OK SET MENU BACK < PRINT ORDER < U Operation guide OK SET MOVE 12:30 12:30 '06.11.26 '06.11.26 100-0004 100-0004 4 HQ HQ × [xD xD] 0 OK SET MENU BACK X NO DATE TIME d4314_15_e.book Page 39 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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40 EN Printing pictures 6 Select [SET], and press o. 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 o. • Playing back the album:Top menu [PRINT ORDER] [U] 3 Select the date and time setting, and press o. 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 o. You can reset all the print reservation data or just for selected pictures. 1 Select top menu [PRINT ORDER], and press o. • Playing back the album:Top menu [PRINT ORDER] To reset the print reservation data for all the pictures 2 Select [<] or [U], and press o. 3 Select [RESET], and press o. To reset the print reservation data for a selected picture 2 Select [<], and press o. 3 Select [KEEP], and press o. 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 o. 6 Select the date and time setting, and press o. • The setting is applied to the remaining pictures with print reservations. 7 Select [SET], and press o. All-frame reservation Resetting print reservation data OK SET MENU BACK < PRINT ORDER SET CANCEL 1 ( 1 ( 1) 1) OK SET MENU BACK PRINT ORDER SETTING RESET KEEP PRINT ORDERED PRINT ORDERED d4314_15_e.book Page 40 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 41 Using OLYMPUS Master 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 application software for editing images taken with a digital camera on a computer. Installing it on your computer lets you do the following: Flow Install the OLYMPUS Master software gP. 42 Connect the camera to the computer using the USB cable gP. 44 Start up the OLYMPUS Master software gP. 45 Download image files to the computer gP. 46 Disconnect the camera from the computer gP. 46 Using OLYMPUS Master What is OLYMPUS Master? Prepare the following items before starting. Computer equipped with a USB port OLYMPUS Master 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 You can organize your images using the calendar display. Search the image you want by date or keyword. Edit images You can rotate images, trim them and change the size. Edit images with the filter and correction functions Print images You can print images and make indexes, calendars and postcards. Make panoramic images You can make panoramic images using pictures taken in panorama mode. For details of other functions and operations, refer to the “Help” guide and OLYMPUS Master reference manual. d4314_15_e.book Page 41 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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42 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 98SE/Me/2000 Professional/XP CPU Pentium III 500 MHz or later RAM 128 MB or more (at least 256 MB is recommended) Hard disk capacity 300 MB or more Connector USB port Monitor 1,024 × 768 pixels, 65,536 colors or more Note • Windows 98 is not supported. • Data transfer is only guaranteed on computers with a factory installed OS. • To install the software in Windows 2000 Professional/XP, you must log on as a user with administrators’ privileges. • Internet Explorer and QuickTime 6 or later should be installed on your computer. • Windows XP corresponds to Windows XP Professional/Home Edition. • Windows 2000 corresponds to Windows 2000 Professional. • If you are using Windows 98SE, the USB driver is installed automatically. Macintosh OS Mac OS X 10.2 or later CPU Power PC G3 500 MHz or later RAM 128 MB or more (at least 256 MB is recommended) Hard disk capacity 300 MB or more Connector USB port Monitor 1,024 × 768 pixels, 32,000 colors or more Note • Mac versions earlier than OS X 10.2 are not supported. • Operation is only guaranteed on a Macintosh equipped with a built-in USB port. • QuickTime 6 or later and Safari 1.0 or later must be installed. • 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 compartment/card cover 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. Install the OLYMPUS Master software d4314_15_e.book Page 42 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 43 Using OLYMPUS Master 2 Click “OLYMPUS Master”. • The QuickTime installation screen is displayed. • QuickTime is required to use OLYMPUS Master. If the QuickTime screen is not displayed, QuickTime 6 or later is already installed on the computer. In this case, go to step 4. 3 Click “Next” and follow the on-screen instructions. • When the QuickTime licensing agreement is displayed, read the agreement and click “Agree” to proceed with the installation. • The OLYMPUS Master installation screen is displayed. 4 Follow the on-screen instructions. • When the OLYMPUS Master licensing agreement is displayed, read the agreement and click “Yes” to proceed with the installation. • When the “User Information” dialog box is displayed, enter your “Name” and “OLYMPUS Master Serial Number”; select your region and click “Next”. Refer to the sticker on the CD-ROM package for the serial number. • When the DirectX licensing agreement is displayed, read the agreement and click “Yes”. • A screen asking whether or not you want to install Adobe Reader is displayed. Adobe Reader is required to read the OLYMPUS Master instruction manual. If this screen is not displayed, Adobe Reader is already installed on your computer. To install Adobe Reader, click “OK”. 5 Follow the on-screen instructions. • The screen confirming that installation is completed is displayed. Click “Finish”. 6 Select the option to restart immediately when the screen asking you if you wish to restart the computer is displayed and click “OK”. • The computer restarts. • Remove the CD-ROM from the CD-ROM drive and store it. 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. d4314_15_e.book Page 43 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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44 EN Using OLYMPUS Master 2 Double-click on the desired language folder. 3 Double-click the “Installer” icon. • The OLYMPUS Master installer starts up. • Follow the on-screen instructions. • When the OLYMPUS Master licensing agreement is displayed, read the agreement and click “Continue” and then “Agree” to proceed with the installation. • The screen confirming that installation is completed is displayed. 4 Click “Finish”. • The first screen is displayed. 5 Click “Restart”. • The computer restarts. • Remove the CD-ROM from the CD-ROM drive and store it. 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 o. 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. Connecting the camera to a computer Connector cover Multi-connector OK [ I N ] SET U S B PC EASY PRINT CUSTOM PRINT EXIT d4314_15_e.book Page 44 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 45 Using OLYMPUS Master Windows 1 Double-click the “OLYMPUS Master” icon on the desktop. • The main menu is displayed. • When OLYMPUS Master is started up for the first time after installation, the “Registration” dialog box is displayed before the main menu. Follow the prompts and fill in the registration form. Macintosh 1 Double-click the “OLYMPUS Master” icon in the “OLYMPUS Master” folder. • The main menu is displayed. • When OLYMPUS Master is started up for the first time, the “User Information” dialog box is displayed before the main menu. Enter your “Name” and “OLYMPUS Master Serial Number”, and select your region. Refer to the sticker on the CD-ROM package for the serial number. • After the “User Information” dialog box, the “Registration” dialog box is displayed. Follow the prompts and fill in the registration form. To exit OLYMPUS Master 1 Click “Exit” on the main menu. • OLYMPUS Master is exited. Start up the OLYMPUS Master software 1 “Transfer Images” button Downloads images from the camera or other media. 2 “Browse Images” button The “Browse” window is displayed. 3 “Online Print” button The online print window is displayed. 4 “Print Images at Home” button The print menu is displayed. 5 “Update Camera” button The firmware of the camera can be updated to the latest version. In addition, a display language can be added. 6 “Create and Share” button Displays the editing menu. 7 “Update Software” button OLYMPUS Master can be updated to the latest version. 8 “Backup Images” button Creates backup images. 9 “Upgrade” button Displays window for optional upgrade to OLYMPUS Master Plus. OLYMPUS Master main menu 1 9 2 3 6 8 4 5 7 d4314_15_e.book Page 45 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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46 EN Using OLYMPUS Master 1 Click “Transfer Images” on the OLYMPUS Master main menu. • The menu for selecting the source is displayed. 2 Click “From Camera” . • The window for selecting images is displayed. All the images in the camera are displayed. 3 Select the image files and click “Transfer Images”. • A window indicating that the download is complete is displayed. 4 Click “Browse images now.” • The downloaded images are displayed in the browse window. • To return to the main menu, click “Menu” in the “Browse” window. To disconnect the camera 1 Make sure that the card access lamp has stopped blinking. Displaying camera images on a computer Downloading and saving images Card access lamp d4314_15_e.book Page 46 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 47 Using OLYMPUS Master 2 Make the following preparations for disconnecting the USB cable. Windows 98SE 1 Double-click the “My Computer” icon and right-click the “Removable Disk” icon to display the menu. 2 Click “Eject” on the menu. Windows Me/2000/XP 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 Me/2000/XP: 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. 1 Click “Browse Images” on the OLYMPUS Master main menu. • The “Browse” window is displayed. 2 Double-click the still picture thumbnail that you want to view. Viewing still pictures and movies Thumbnail d4314_15_e.book Page 47 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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48 EN Using OLYMPUS Master • OLYMPUS Master switches to view mode and the picture is enlarged. • To return to the main menu, click “Menu” in the “Browse” window. To view a movie 1 Double-click the movie thumbnail that you want to see in the “Browse” window. • OLYMPUS Master switches to view mode and the first frame of the movie is displayed. 2 To play back the movie, click the playback button at the bottom of the screen. The names and functions of the controller parts are shown below. Pictures can be printed from the photo, index, postcard and calendar menus. The explanation below uses the photo menu. 1 Click “Print Images at Home” on the OLYMPUS Master main menu. • The print menu is displayed. 2 Click “Photo” . • The “Photo Print” window is displayed. Item Description 1 Playback slider Move the slider to select a frame. 2 Time display Displays the time that has elapsed during playback. 3 Playback (pause) button Plays the movie. Functions as the pause button during playback. 4 Back button Displays the previous frame. 5 Forward button Displays the next frame. 6 Stop button Stops playback and returns to the first frame. 7 Repeat button Plays the movie repeatedly. 8 Volume button Displays the volume adjustment slider. Printing pictures 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 d4314_15_e.book Page 48 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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EN 49 Using OLYMPUS Master 3 Click “Settings” in the “Photo Print” window. • The printer settings screen is displayed. Make the necessary printer settings. 4 Select a layout and size. • To print the date and time with your image, check the box next to “Print Date”, and select between “Date” and “Date & Time”. 5 Select the thumbnail image that you want to print and click “Add”. • A preview of the selected image is displayed on the layout. 6 Select the number of copies. 7 Click “Print”. • Printing starts. • To return to the main menu, click “Menu” in the “Photo Print” window. This camera is compatible with USB mass storage. You can connect the camera to your computer using the USB cable provided with the camera to download and save images without using OLYMPUS Master. The following environment is required to use the USB cable to connect the camera to your computer. Windows: Windows 98SE/Me/2000 Professional/XP Macintosh: Mac OS 9.0 to 9.2/X Note • If your computer is running Windows 98SE, you will need to install the USB driver. Before connecting the camera to your computer with the USB cable, double-click the files from the following folders on the provided OLYMPUS Master CD-ROM. (Drive name): \USB\INSTALL.EXE • Data transfer is not guaranteed in the following environments, even if your computer is equipped with a USB port. • Windows 95/98/NT 4.0 • Windows 98SE upgrades from Windows 95/98 • Mac OS 8.6 or earlier • Computers with a USB port added by means of an extension card, etc. • Computers without a factory-installed OS and home-built computers To download and save images to a computer without using OLYMPUS Master d4314_15_e.book Page 49 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM
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50 EN Using OLYMPUS Master Please take care that your battery is fully charged ! 1 Make sure that your PC is connected to the Internet. Click “Update Camera” on the OLYMPUS Master main menu. • After selecting the Update Camera function OLYMPUS Master shows a Window with security advices. 2 Plug the USB cable into the USB port on the computer. 3 Plug the other end of the USB cable into the camera’s USB connector. • The camera turns on automatically. • The monitor turns on and the selection screen for the USB connection is displayed. 4 Select [PC], and press Z. 5 Click “OK”. • OLYMPUS Master will recognize the actual Version of your camera now. • Click “Check for latest Version” and the Software is searching at the Olympus Homepage for new Camera firmware versions and for additional languages. Then you can select an additional language. 6 After click “Update” is now downloading the new language to your camera. Please do not remove any cable or the battery while the camera is processing. 7 After the download procedure the camera display will show “OK”. You can remove the cables and turn power off. After restarting the camera you will be able to choose the new language from [SET UP]. To increase the number of languages d4314_15_e.book Page 50 Monday, June 26, 2006 7:13 PM

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