Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Software Guide for Windows

Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Manual

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    Software Guide for Windows • ZoomBrowser EX • CameraWindow • Map Utility • Movie Uploader for YouTube • PhotoStitch Special Features Transfer Images and Movies Insert Text Save Still ... Images to Email Plus many other useful features 1 Table of Contents How to Use This Manual
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    ... examples depending upon the camera or printer model in use. • The explanations in this guide are based on the premise that a Canon compact digital camera will be used with the software. • Some functions may not be available depending on the camera ...
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    ... you disconnect the camera while they are in sleep (standby) mode. Please refer to your computer manual for instructions regarding the sleep (standby) mode. • Do not disconnect the camera from ... if you cannot use an AC adapter. • See the Camera User Guide for procedures on connecting the ...
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    ...Remember Mastering the Basics More Advanced Techniques Appendices Table of Contents About this Manual ...2 Precautions for Connecting the Camera to the Computer ...3 Things to Remember ...6 CameraWindow and ZoomBrowser EX ...6 ZoomBrowser EX's Main...
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    ... ...39 Searching, Filtering and Sorting Images...45 Comparing Images ...47 My Camera Settings ...48 Transferring Images ...50 CANON iMAGE GATEWAY ...51 About...51 Available Services ...52 . Transferring Images to a Camera ...50 . Changing the Shutter Sound and Start-Up Image ...48...
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    ... used for CameraWindow and ZoomBrowser EX procedures. CameraWindow This is software that communicates with the camera. You ... use it to transfer images to and from the camera, organize images on the camera, and upload movies .... You can use it to view, edit and print images on a computer. If you...
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    ... How to Display the Main Window ZoomBrowser EX's Main Window will appear after the camera images are transferred and CameraWindow closes. You can also ... Display Control Panel Task Buttons Selects tasks to perform. Last Acquired Images Displays the last images transferred....
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    ...functions can be accessed by selecting a task in the Main Window and following the instructions in the guidance section of the new window. For further details...to a previous step. An overview for the selected task appears here. 2 Table of Contents Follow the instructions to perform the task. 8
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    ... in this software manual assume that you have correctly installed the software. See the Camera User Guide for software installation procedures. • For details on how ...link to modify the program. 3. Click [Downloads Images From Canon Camera using Canon CameraWindow], then click [OK]. ...
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    ...More Advanced Techniques Appendices 4 Click [Import Images from Camera], and then click [Import Untransferred Images]. Only images that have not yet been ... images Images selected with [Photobook Set-up] on the camera will be saved to the [Photobook] folder. • Images from memory cards...
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    ... HINT Select Images to Import To transfer only a selection of images from the camera, click [Import Images ...Image Transfer Screen". Import All Images To transfer all images on the camera, click [Import Images from Camera] in CameraWindow (menu screen) then, [Import All Images]. Automatically ...
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    ... cannot be printed, but you can extract still images from movies, and print them after they have been saved. For details on ...Click the [Print & Share] task button in the Main Window. C Y P O Click [Photo Print]. Confirm that [1. Select Images] is chosen and select images for printing. Table of ...
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    ... and Layout Settings] and set the categories as desired. Sets the printer, paper size and borderless printing settings. Click here to crop and print a portion of an image. Click here to insert text onto an image and print. Sets the shooting date/time imprint settings. C Y P O 5 ...
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    ... the Basics More Advanced Techniques Appendices Index Print Prints an index of the images. 1 2 3 Click the [Print & Share] task button in the Main Window. Click [Index Print]. C Y P O Confirm that [1. Select Images] is chosen and select images for printing. Table of Contents 14
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    ...Advanced Techniques Appendices 4 Click [2. Printer and Layout Settings] and set the categories as desired.... an image to rotate or trim. Sets the printer and paper size settings. Rotates selected... here to crop a portion of the selected image and print it. C Sets the number of rows or columns...
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    ... your computer. Starts operations for protecting, rotating, and deleting images on the camera. Also transfers images from your computer to the camera. Starts operations for uploading...start-up screen, start-up sound, and various camera sounds. For details, refer to "My Camera ...
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    ... appears when you click [Import Images from Camera] on the Menu screen, then click [Select ...]. Select the image you want to transfer and click the button to transfer the image to your... display Returns to the Menu screen. C Images on the camera that match the selected filter display in the area...
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    ... display modes. Thumbnail display Returns to the Menu screen. C Images on the camera that match the selected filter display in the area to the right... on the camera model. • Clicking the (Delete) button will delete the image from the camera. Exercise adequate caution, as you cannot retrieve ...
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    ...date or My Category. Search Performs searches on images. Delete Deletes the selected images or folders.... a selected image. • Click the [Edit] menu and select [Rotate According to Rotation Information]... by clicking [Add]. To delete a folder in the Favorite Folders area, select a folder and click ...
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    ...the thumbnail in the Browser Area. C Y P O Selection Menu Click this to select/deselect all images in the Browser Area. Select Button Use this to select ... shooting date or rating beneath the thumbnail. Zoom Button Use this to zoom in and out on an image. Scroll Button Use this when in zoom ...
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    ... mode, position the mouse cursor over the folder and click the icon when it displays. • In Scroll or Preview ... Area (or (View Image)), selecting the image and clicking displays it in the Viewer Window. Move, ... to copy images between Windows Explorer and the Main Window. HINT Right-Click ...
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    ... an image. Shooting Information Displays detailed information, such as the shutter speed and exposure compensation setting. The camera model will determine what information is displayed. Image Selector Buttons When multiple images are selected, you ...
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    ...configure the information display by clicking the [Tools] menu and selecting [Preferences]. Display multiple images ...). You can control movie playback and sound volume. You can extract ... from movies. • A bar for changing the playback speed, and (real-time playback) will appear when a Super...
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    ...flash makes them appear red. • Click [Start] when Auto mode is selected. • Switch to Manual mode if Auto mode cannot correct the image, and select the location of the eye to correct. C Y P O 1 2 3 4 5 1 2 3 4 5 Procedures Select a task from the left side...
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    ... can adjust image color balance and brightness using a variety of methods. Brightness,... a task from the left side of the window: [Edit] and [Edit Image]. Select an image. [2. Select... [Radius] is the size at which the outline is detected and the [Threshold] is the standard value at which the outline...
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    ... a Portion of an Image Use this to delete unnecessary portions of the image and leave only the necessary ... a task from the left side of the window: [Edit] and [Edit Image]. Select an image. [2. Select ... edges to blend in with the underlying image. • Movies and RAW images cannot be edited. Table...
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    ... image. [2. Select Editing Tool] [Edit with external image editor] [3. Finish] • The shooting information may be lost from images recorded with the camera and then processed and saved with another image editing program. • Movies and RAW images...
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    ...can add sound effects or background music to images and play back the sounds. Adding Sound Procedures ... have been added. 1 2 Select an image. [Edit] and [Add/Remove Sound]. • WAVE type sound ... Sound File C Y P O 1 2 Procedures Select an image. [Edit] and [Play Sound]. Table of Contents 28
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    ... You can create wide panoramic images by moving the camera slightly when recording a series of images and merging them into one image. ...can automatically detect the image order and merge direction, making it easier to merge the images. (Some camera models may not feature the Stitch Assist mode.) ...
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    ...1 Select a task from the left side of the window: [Edit] and [Edit Movie]. HINT Recordable Movie ... Playback Speed of a Super Slow Motion Movie and Saving it as a New File • Click [Slow ... edited with this function cannot be transferred back to the camera. • Saving movies takes time, especially ...
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    ... convert RAW images to JPEG and TIFF images. Digital Photo Professional's Main Window ... task from the left side of the window: [Edit] and [Digital Photo Professional Process RAW Images].... differ depending on the camera model. 3 4 Selects folders containing images. Digital Photo Professional's...
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    ... the "Specifications" section of the Camera User Guide. • Only RAW images compatible with Digital Photo Professional can be ...Specifications" section of the Camera User Guide for compatibility. • For a more detailed explanation of operating procedures, download the Digital Photo Professional...
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    ... Appendices Exporting Changing Image (Stills) Sizes and Types You can change an image's ...1 Select a task from the left side of the window: [Export] and [Export Still Images]. • You will lose the ... Select a task from the left side of the window: [Export] and [Export Movies]. • You can also ...
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    ... Techniques Appendices Extracting Stills from Movies You can extract and save stills from your favorite frames recorded in ...the left side of the window: [Export] and [Export Shooting Properties]. Ascertain the causes of failed photos or compare the settings for several images. Table of Contents ...
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    ... screen savers. Procedures 1 Select a task from the left side of the window: [Export] and [Export as a Screen Saver]. Creating Computer Wallpaper Images You can export ... P O 1 Procedures Select a task from the left side of the window: [Export] and [Export as a Wallpaper]. Table of Contents 35
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    ... to CD-R/RW discs. Procedures 1 Select a task from the left side of the window: [Export] and [Backup to CD]. Back up important images or distribute your vacation photos on discs. IMPORTANT • This function can only be used with computers that satisfy the ...
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    ... GPS Information - Map Utility Using the information from images shot on a camera equipped with an internal GPS function, or information from GPS log ... on a map the shooting location, or the route travelled while carrying the camera. You can also add and delete location information. GPS (Global ...
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    ...log file. Loads a GPS log file from a camera or memory card. • IMPORTANT Internet access ... an account with an Internet service provider (ISP), browser software installed and an Internet connection).... by numerous people. Only images taken on a camera equipped with an internal GPS function can...
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    ... to steps 1- 3 in "Transferring Images". 2 3 4 5 6 7 C HINT Y P O [Upload Images from Camera] [Upload Movies to YouTube] Select movies. Click (Next). Input a title and description, ... than 15 minutes, and the maximum file size is less than 2 GB. In some cases, movies that have...
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    ... You can also select multiple images or all images in a folder. Click here to check ...], [This application is not the default Mail handler], and [Make Default]. • When using Windows XP,... be configured by starting the Internet Explorer program, and clicking the [Tools] menu, followed by [Internet ...
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    ... a slide show. You can freely configure the transition effects, information displayed and display time settings. Procedures 1 Select a task from the left side of the window: [View & Classify] and [View as a Slide Show]. HINT Slide Show Button Functions The following ...
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    ...a task from the left side of the window: [View & Classify] and [Rename Multiple Files]. xxx_01 xxx_02 ... xxx_05 Y P O 1 • You can change individual file and folder names by clicking the [File] menu ... task from the left side of the window: [View & Classify] and [Classify into Folder]. 200x/05/...
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    ... only cameras that can be used to rate images will list "Favorites" in the "Playback Menu" table of the "Menus" section at the end of the Camera User Guide. C Y P O 1 • Ratings can also be set with the following: - ZoomBrowser EX's [...
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    ... circumstances or associated memories. Configuration Method Used in Searches Used as Filter Criteria Display beneath Thumbnail Camera - O O ZoomBrowser EX, Digital Photo Professional, Camera (Favorite), Windows 7/Windows Vista (Rating) O ...
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    ...More Advanced Techniques Appendices Searching, Filtering and Sorting Images Searching Images You ...task from the left side of the window: [View & Classify] and [Search]. Ratings Keywords Comments Revision ... select images in the [Search Results] folder and perform operations on them, such as printing...
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    ... to specify the filter criteria. Sorting Images You can sort images in the Browser Area based on the specified parameters. D Type C A Name Ascending/ Descending Order C E B Shooting Date Rating Y P O 1 Procedures [View] and [Sort by]. Modification Date A B C D E 46 Table of Contents
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    ...Comparing Images Comparing Multiple Images When a good photo opportunity arises, you can shoot ... level or scrolling around the image to apply to all of the selected images in lock step, making ... minute details of focus, coloring and other image characteristics. Actions performed on an image, such ...
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    ... screens to register to the start-up screen that appears when turning the camera on, and dedicated sounds to register to various camera operation ..., refer to steps 1- 3 in "Transferring Images". C Y P O 2 [Camera Settings] Select the desired item from the following and make settings. u [...
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    ...if you select [Theme]. HINT Downloading My Camera Settings Files You can also download various files to use in My Camera Settings from CANON iMAGE GATEWAY. C Y P O Select a My Camera... replace in the right-hand list and click this button to register it in the camera. If multiple My Camera...
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    ... back to the camera if movies were taken with that camera. Refer to the "Data Type" item in "Specifications" near the end of the Camera User Guide to see if the camera uses the "MOV" data type. You may not be able to play back movies taken with...
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    ... About CANON iMAGE GATEWAY (for U.S.A. customers only) CANON iMAGE GATEWAY is an online photo service for the purchasers of this product. Registering online ..., etc.) and settings to best connect to CANON iMAGE GATEWAY online photo services. • Any ISP account charges and access fees must be paid ...
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    ... Online Photo Album] u [Upload Images] u [Download My Camera Contents] Order prints Order an original collection of photos My Camera Settings Files on CANON iMAGE GATEWAY Download files...for My Camera Settings (certain models only) Also, you get the latest customer support information,...
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    ..., such as window appearances • Processing methods for images shot with the camera on end • Categories of shooting information displayed • Show/hide ... Print settings • Zoom speed Procedures ZoomBrowser EX 1 [Tools] and [Preferences]. CameraWindow Customizing the Task Buttons You can hide ...
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    ... transfers images from the camera that have not yet been transferred. Only transfers chosen images from the camera. Transfers all images from the camera. Protect, rotate, and delete images on the camera. Also transfers images back to the ...
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    ...Stitch Photos Edit Edit Movie Digital Photo Professional Process RAW Images Export Still Images ... Images C Download My Camera Contents Description of Function Allows you to perform image editing, such... Connects to CANON iMAGE GATEWAY and downloads images and sounds for use with My Camera Settings...
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    ... is a proprietary image type provided by Canon. It saves the output of the image pixels from a digital camera without any deterioration in the quality of the image. Some cameras might not support this image type. Windows bitmap (.BMP) TIFF (.TIF) This image type comes standard ...
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    ... (You must already have an account with an Internet service provider (ISP), browser software installed and an Internet connection). • Any ISP ... programs with the same procedures. C Y P O 1 Click the Windows [Start] menu and select [All Programs] or [Programs], followed by [Canon Utilities], [...
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    ... (MVI_xxxx. THM). If you delete these files, you will be unable to transfer movies to the camera from a computer. *2 Thumbnail image files for index display. • ... contain image settings files. Do not open or delete them. • Depending on the camera, some data types cannot be ...
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    ... points first if you encounter a problem. Does your computer satisfy the requirements ...camera correctly connected to the computer? See the Camera User Guide for the correct connection procedures. Also... mode to transfer data. See the Camera User Guide for details. Is the battery sufficiently charged...
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    ...common problems listed below. You can't find transferred images. Refer to "Changing the Transfer ...read Start by Checking This on the previous page and resolve the problem. Camera not detected, Events ... cable). The camera may have been recognized as another device. Solution: Delete the device...
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    .../or [Imaging devices] category. Your camera model name or [Canon Camera] will display in these categories if it is... your camera model name or [Canon Camera], right-click and select [Delete]. Click [OK] in the confirmation dialog. Delete all instances of your camera model name or [Canon Camera] if it ...
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    ... in a retrieval system any part of this guide without the permission of Canon is prohibited. • Canon reserves the right to change the .... • Illustrations and screenshots in this guide may differ slightly from the actual products. • The above items notwithstanding, Canon accepts no liability for...



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