Detailed instructions for use are in the User's Guide.
[. . . ] The Mains plug shall remain readily operable to disconnect the plug in case of an accident. While using the compact power adapter, do not wrap it or cover it with a piece of cloth, and do not place it in confined narrow spaces. Heat may build up, the plastic case may deform and it could result in electric shock or fire. Using any device other than the Compact Power Adapter CA-570 may damage the camcorder. [. . . ] ( 18)
POINTS TO CHECK Disc type: DVD-RW · VR mode
From the original index screen, switch to the playlist ( 43). From the playlist index screen, select ( , ) the scene to move.
Playback of the [ DIVIDE] Pause at the point scene begins to divide the scene* Press FUNC. [YES]
* You can use the following icons and fast playback mode ( 32) to bring the scene to a precise point. / : Frame jump forward/backward.
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Disc Playback on an External Device
· Very short scenes (shorter than 2 seconds) cannot be divided. · The new scene will be added to the playlist after the scene that was divided.
Disc Playback on an External Device
Changing the Disc Title
Before you finalize your disc, you can give it a title1. The disc title will be displayed on the index screen when playing the finalized disc in most DVD players. You can check the disc's title with the [DISC INFO] menu option ( 63).
Initializing the Disc
You need to initialize all new DVD-RW discs when you first insert them into the camcorder and you may have to initialize them if you get the message "UNABLE TO RECOGNIZE THE DATA". You can also initialize a DVD-RW disc when you want to completely erase the disc to reuse it or in order to change the disc specification. ( POINTS TO CHECK Disc type:
You can change the title of DVD-RW discs recorded in VR mode also after having finalized them.
[ MENU] DISC OPERATIONS] [ [INITIALIZE DISC] Select a disc specification* [YES] FUNC. **
* For details about disc specifications, refer to Disc specification on DVD-RWs. ( 3) ** Close the menu only after the screen display DISC OPERATIONS] returns to the [ menu.
[ MENU]2 DISC OPERATIONS] [ [DISC TITLE] Enter the title (up to 20 characters)3 [SET] [YES]
Only when using a DVD-RW recorded in VR mode. If the procedure was not completed correctly due to high temperature, let the camcorder cool off before resuming operation. · Place the camcorder on a table or other stable surface before starting the procedure. Subjecting the camcorder even to slight impacts (for example to place it on a table or to disconnect a cable) after the unfinalization process started may result in permanent data loss. · Do not disconnect the power source while the operation is in progress. · Only discs that were finalized using this camcorder can be unfinalized with it. Discs that can be unfinalized DVD-R/DVD-R DL in VIDEO mode DVD-RW in VIDEO mode DVD-RW in VR mode You can record additional scenes even without unfinalizing the disc
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Refer to this chapter for details on shooting photos from capturing and playing back images to printing them.
3 Move the lens cover switch down
to to open the lens cover.
Before using a memory card for the first time, be sure to initialize it with this camcorder ( 56).
Start/Stop . · Once the focus is automatically adjusted, will turn green and one or more AF frames will appear. · The CARD access indicator will flash as the still image is being recorded.
Observe the following precautions while the card access display ( ) appears on screen, and when the CARD access indicator is on or flashing. - Do not open the memory card slot cover and do not remove the memory card. - Do not change the position of the / switch or the operating mode.
If the subject is not suitable for autofocus, turns yellow. Adjust the focus manually ( 38).
1 Move the
2 Turn the
switch to ON to set the camcorder in CAMERA mode. [. . . ] The PAL system is used in the following countries/areas: Algeria, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brunei, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Liberia, Malaysia, Malta, Montenegro, Mozambique, the Netherlands, New Zealand, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Yemen, Zambia.
Using the Camcorder Abroad
You can use the compact power adapter to operate the camcorder and to charge battery packs in any country with power supply between 100 and 240 V AC, 50/ 60 Hz. Consult a Canon Service Center for information on plug adapters for overseas use.
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