Kodak CX7430 manual table of contents:
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Kodak EasyShare CX7430 zoom digital camera
www.kodak.com For interactive tutorials, www.kodak.com/go/howto For help with your camera, www.kodak.com/go/cx7430support
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Eastman Kodak Company 343 State Street Rochester, New York 14650 © Eastman Kodak Company, 2003 All screen images are simulated. Kodak and EasyShare are trademarks of Eastman Kodak Company. P/N 6B8807
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... Timer/Video light Wrist strap post Grip
6 7 8 9
Shutter button Mode dial/Power Speaker Flash unit
10 Viewfinder 11 Lens/Lens cover
1 2 3
A/V Out, for television viewing Slot for optional SD/MMC card USB Port
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11 7 12 6 13 14 5 4 3 2 1
1 Camera screen (LCD) 2 Share button 3 OK button (press) 4 4-way controller 5 DC...6 Delete button 7 Viewfinder
Ready light Self Timer/Burst button
10 Flash/status button 11 Zoom (Wide Angle/Telephoto) ,for optional AC adapter 12 ...
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Top and Bottom Views
Top 1 Speaker 2 Power light 3 Mode dial/Power 4 Shutter button
Bottom 5 6 7 8 Locator for EasyShare camera dock or printer dock Dock connector Tripod socket/locator for EasyShare camera dock or printer dock Battery door
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...date and time ...5 Checking camera and picture status ...6 Storing pictures on an SD/MMC card ...7
2 Taking pictures and videos ...8
Taking a picture ...8 Taking a video ...8 Camera modes...9 Using the camera screen as a viewfinder ...10 Reviewing the picture or video just taken...12 Using ...
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... ...35 Tagging pictures as favorites ...36
6 Connecting camera to computer ...38
Transferring pictures with the USB cable...38 Printing pictures from your computer ... from an optional SD/MMC card ...39 Printing without a computer...39
7 Troubleshooting ...40
Camera problems...40 ...
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... EasyShare software CD. Contents may change without notice.
Installing the software first
IMPORTANT: Install the software from the Kodak EasyShare software CD before connecting the camera (or dock) to the computer. Otherwise, the software may load ...
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... as shown. 4 Close the battery door.
If you purchased an optional Kodak EasyShare Ni-MH rechargeable battery pack (also included with the Kodak EasyShare camera dock or printer dock), insert it as shown.
If you purchased an optional Kodak CRV3 ...
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...(per charge) AA (2) Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (per charge) AA (2) non-rechargeable Kodak digital starter batteries (included with camera) 0 Battery Life (Approx. number of pictures) * Included with the Kodak EasyShare camera dock and printer dock 250 - 350 200 ...
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Visit www.kodak.com/go/cx7430accessories for: Kodak EasyShare camera dock-powers your... rechargeable battery pack. Kodak EasyShare printer dock-powers your camera, makes 4 x 6 prints with...volt AC adapter (included with the Kodak EasyShare camera dock or printer dock) to power your ...
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5 When finished, press the OK button. 6 Press the Menu button to exit the menu. NOTE: Depending on your computer operating system, Kodak EasyShare software may let your computer update the camera clock when you connect the camera. See the EasyShare ...
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... Date stamp Album name Mode description Zoom digital telephoto wide Scroll arrows
Exposure metering White balance ISO Camera mode Low battery (flashing = exhausted) Exposure compensation
Print tag/number of prints Favorite tag ...
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... pictures on an SD/MMC card
Your camera has 16 MB of internal memory. You can purchase optional SD/MMC cards for removable, ... inserted one way; forcing it may damage the camera or card. Do not insert or remove ...See page 51 for storage capacities. Purchase SD/MMC cards at a dealer of Kodak products ...
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... want to use. See page 9 for mode descriptions. The camera screen displays the mode name and ... description, press any button. 2 Use the viewfinder or camera screen to frame your subject. (Press the ... Turn the Mode dial to Video . 2 Use the viewfinder or camera screen to frame your subject. 3 Press the...
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..., page 36.) Use EasyShare software to load pictures into the Favorites section of your camera's internal memory.
Close-... Favorites mode, you can view the pictures and videos on your card or in your camera's internal memory. The lens is not extended, and you cannot take a ...
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Taking pictures and videos
Using the camera screen as a viewfinder
IMPORTANT: The Liveview feature quickly depletes battery power; use it sparingly. ... rest of the way down to take the picture. 5 To turn off the camera screen, press the OK button.
To make the camera screen ...
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...Using the auto-focus framing marks
When using the camera screen as a viewfinder, framing marks indicate... to videos. 1 Press the OK button to turn on the camera screen. 2 Press the Shutter button halfway... of the way down to take the picture. 4 If the camera is not focusing on the desired subject (or if...
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Taking pictures and videos
Reviewing the picture or video just taken
After you take a picture or video, the camera screen displays a Quickview for approximately 5 seconds. While the picture or video is displayed, you can:
Delete ■ ■ ■
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... zoom out. If the camera screen is turned on, the zoom indicator shows when you are in optical or digital zoom. 3 ...in 0.6X increments. You must turn on the camera screen to activate digital zoom. 1 Press the OK button to turn on the camera screen. 2 Press the Telephoto (T) button to the optical zoom ...
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...is restored when you exit the mode or turn off the camera.
Flash Range Wide Angle 2-11.8 ... button to scroll through the flash options. The active flash icon is displayed in the camera screen status area.... again when the picture is taken. (If the lighting conditions require flash but do not require Red...
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... pictures and videos
Flash settings in each mode
For the best possible pictures, flash settings are preset for each capture mode.
Icon Capture mode Default ...to change) Auto, Flash Off, Fill Flash, Red-eye Exit the mode or turn off the camera.
Auto Portrait Sport Night
Landscape Off Close-up Video ...
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... press the Shutter button and the time the picture is taken. 1 Place the camera on a flat surface or tripod. 2 In any Still mode, press the Self Timer button . ... Timer button twice.
Putting yourself in the video
1 Place the camera on a flat surface or tripod. 2 Turn the Mode dial to ...
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... remains until you change it or turn off the camera.
Take the burst pictures
1 Press the Shutter ... way down and hold it to take the pictures. The camera takes up to 6 pictures in quick succession.... when you release the Shutter button, when 6 pictures are taken, or when there is no more storage space....
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... change settings to get the best results from your camera: 1 Press the Menu button. (Some settings are...(still mode) Choose how much light enters the camera. This setting remains until you turn ...pictures are too dark, increase the value.
NOTE: When the camera screen is on in any still then to capture ...
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..., antique look.
Color Mode Choose color tones. This setting remains until you turn the Mode dial or turn off the camera.
NOTE: EasyShare software also lets you change a color picture to black-and-white or sepia.
Unavailable in Video mode.
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..., Sport, Close-up, or Video mode. Auto (default)-the camera uses the card if one is in the camera. If not, the camera uses internal memory. Internal Memory-the camera always uses internal memory, even if a card is installed.
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... you take are tagged with those album names. See page 23. Unlimited- (default, as long as there is room on the card or internal memory, or until the Shutter button is pressed.) 5, 15, or 30-seconds See Customizing your camera.
Video Length Choose video ...
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...off.) Choose a language. Memory Card-deletes everything on the card; formats the card. Cancel-exits ..., and favorites; formats the internal memory.
CAUTION: Formatting deletes all pictures and... that are protected. Removing a card during formatting may damage the card.
About View camera information...
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First-on your computer
Use Kodak EasyShare software (V 3.0 or higher, see page 31) to... next time you connect the camera to the computer. See Kodak EasyShare software Help for details.
... tagged pictures or videos to your computer, Kodak EasyShare software opens and categorizes your pictures...
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... and videos
Press the Review button to view and work with your pictures and videos. To save battery power, use the optional Kodak EasyShare camera or printer dock, or Kodak 3-volt AC adapter. (See www.kodak.com/go/cx7430accessories.)
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Reviewing pictures and videos
Playing a video
1 Press the Review button. 2 Press to locate a video. (In Multi-up view, highlight a video, then press the OK button.) 3 To play or pause a video, press the OK button. NOTE: You can also press the Menu button, highlight , then press the OK button. To ...
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Reviewing pictures and videos
Changing optional review settings
In Review mode, press the Menu button to access optional review settings.
Magnify picture (page 26) Play video (page 25) Album (page 27) Protect (page 27) Image Storage (page 20) Slide Show (page 28) Copy (page 30) Multi-up (page 24) ...
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...tag the pictures and videos in your camera with album names.
First-on your computer
Use Kodak EasyShare software (V 3.0 or higher) to create album names on your computer,... to 32 album names to the camera's internal memory. See Kodak EasyShare software Help for details.
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...tagged pictures and videos to your computer, the Kodak EasyShare software opens and categorizes your pictures... videos in the appropriate album folder. See Kodak EasyShare software Help for details.
Running a slide show... any external device, see page 29. To save battery power, use an optional Kodak 3V...
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...(see page 22). The slide show stops if you connect or disconnect the cable while the slide show is running. 1 Connect the audio/video cable (included) from the camera video-out port to the television video-in port (yellow) and audio-in port (white). See your ...
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Reviewing pictures and videos
Copying pictures and videos
You can copy pictures and videos from a card to internal memory or from internal memory to a card. Before you copy, make sure that:
A card is inserted in the camera. The camera's picture storage ...
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... MB RAM 200 MB hard disk space available CD-ROM drive Available USB port Color monitor, 1024 x 768 pixels (thousands or ...Favorites. Mac OS X version 10.2.x or 10.3 is recommended for full functionality. To download EasyShare software for Mac OS 8.6 and 9.x, visit www.kodak.com/go/cx7430downloads.
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Install the software
CAUTION: Install Kodak EasyShare software before connecting the camera or optional... CD into the CD-ROM drive. 3 Load the software:
Windows OS-based computerମ. the anti-virus software manual for details. For information on the software applications included on the Kodak EasyShare...
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... easy organization on your computer and for sharing on your camera
NOTE: Tags remain until removed. If a tagged picture/video is copied, the tag is not copied. In a burst series, only the last picture ... ■
Any time (The most recent picture/video taken is displayed.) Just after you take a ...
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When you transfer the tagged pictures to your computer, the Kodak EasyShare software print screen opens. For details on printing, click the Help button in the Kodak EasyShare software. For more information on printing from your computer, printer dock, or card, see page 39. NOTE: For ...
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... videos for emailing
First-on your computer
Use Kodak EasyShare software to create an email address book on your ...32 email addresses to the camera's internal memory. For details, click the Help button in the Kodak EasyShare software.
Second-tag pictures/videos on your camera
1 Press the Share ...
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...the Share button to exit the menu.
1 If it's not already installed, install Kodak EasyShare 3. Transfer software (v3.3 or higher) on your computer. (See ...customize the size of your camera Favorites section. For more information, click the Help button in the Kodak EasyShare software.
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... favorites (Removing all favorites from your camera, page 37) Setup Menu (page 21)
NOTE: Pictures taken at the Best (3:2)... to exit the menu. .
Preventing favorites from transferring to the camera
1 Open the Kodak EasyShare software. Click the My Collection tab. 2 Go to the Albums view. 3 Click the ...
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...See your computer user's guide for details. 3 Plug the other end of the USB cable into the labeled USB port on the camera. 4 Turn on the camera. Kodak EasyShare software opens on your computer. The software prompts you through the transfer ...
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Ordering prints online
Kodak EasyShare print service (provided by Ofoto www.ofoto.com) is one of the many online print services offered in the Kodak EasyShare software. You can ... for professional printing.
Printing without a computer
Dock your camera to the Kodak EasyShare printer ...
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...available in the ReadMe file located on the Kodak EasyShare software CD. For updates to Troubleshooting information, see www.kodak.com/go/cx7430support.
Problem Camera does not turn ... cloth with Kodak the battery contacts. (page 3) before loading batteries in the EasyShare camera. Ni...
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Problem Cause Solution
Shutter button Camera is not turned Turn on the camera ... light (near the viewfinder) is blinking red. The card or internal memory is full. Wait until the ready ... a card with available memory (page 7). For best pictures, see page 8.
The Shutter button was not ...
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Problem Picture is too light. Cause The subject was too close for flash. The light ...23.6 in. (60 cm) when taking picture. between the camera and the subject, or at least 5.1 in. (13 cm)...camera Place the camera on a flat, steady surface or moved while the use a tripod. picture was taken...
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... (page 18).
Not enough light. The camera does not recognize SD/MMC card.
The card may not be Purchase a certified SD/MMC card. ... card is Make sure the camera is off when inserting is inserted or inserted or removed. or removing a card. removed. Memory card full Storage is ...
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... another digital Memory card cannot be read (Please format memory camera. card or insert another memory card)
Remove USB cable in USB cable is Unplug the USB cable from the camera connected to camera. camera. Restart computer if needed ...
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... copy album names (Connect with computer to been copied to the from computer. See EasyShare import album names) camera from the software Help. computer. High camera ...as favorites, page 36. in the camera's internal memory. An error is detected. Turn the camera off, then back on. If ...
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.... Change storage location to internal memory (page 20), or use a different card.
Auto exposure or auto-focus are not locked. Ready light blinks red ... low or camera turns off. exhausted. Ready light glows steady Camera's internal red. memory or card is full.
Camera processing memory is full. Card ...
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... Purchase camera accessories Register your camera View online tutorials
Click the Help button in the Kodak EasyShare software.
Telephone customer support...)
Amount of free hard disk space Camera serial number Version of Kodak EasyShare software Exact error message you received
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... 585 726 7260 States International Toll Line International Toll Fax +44 131 458 6714 +44 131 458 6962
For the most up-to-date listings, visit: http://www.kodak.com/US/en/digital/contacts/DAIInternationalContacts.shtml
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For more specifications, visit www.kodak.com/go/cx7430support.
Kodak EasyShare CX7430 zoom digital camera Color Color modes Communication with computer Dimensions Width Depth Height Weight Exposure Control Exposure Metering File ...
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Kodak EasyShare CX7430 zoom digital camera Lens Type Aperture Focal Length Optical quality glass, 6 groups/7... 1728 (4 M) pixels 2304 x 1536 (3.5 M) pixels 1656 x 1242 (2.1 M) pixels 1200 x 900 (1.1 M) pixels 2-AA Kodak digital camera batteries, 2-AA lithium, 2-AA Ni-MH, CRV3, KODAK KAA2HR Ni...
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...camera, turn off the camera and remove the batteries and card. Allow all components ... countries. Contact a dealer of Kodak products for more information. For rechargeable battery disposal information... Web site at www.kodak.com/go/cx7430support.
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File sizes can vary...
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Video storage capacity
Minutes/seconds of video Best 16 MB internal memory 16 MB SD/MMC 32 MB SD/... back on.
Upgrading your software and firmware
Download the latest versions of the software included on the Kodak EasyShare software CD and the camera firmware (the software that runs on the ...
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FCC compliance and advisory
Kodak EasyShare CX7430 zoom digital camera Tested to comply with FCC Standards. FOR HOME OR OFFICE USE
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for ...
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...domestic environment, it may cause radio interference. Install and use the equipment according to the instruction manual.
Use of this product in any manner that complies with the MPEG-4 visual standard is prohibited, except for use by a consumer...
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..., 38 transfer to, 38 connector for camera dock, iii contents, camera box, 1 copy pictures card to memory, 30 memory to card, 30 to computer via USB cable, 38 CRV3 battery expected life, 3 loading, 2 customer support, 47 customizing camera ...
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... pictures, videos, 30 installing batteries, 2 SD/MMC card, 7 software, 32 internal memory storage capacity, 51 ISO speed, 19 K Kodak digital camera batteries, 2 Kodak EasyShare software getting help, 47 installing, 32 upgrading, 52 Kodak web ...
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...M Macintosh installing software on, 32 magnify picture, 26 maintenance, camera, 51 memory inserting card, 7 storage capacities, 51 menu button, ..., 24 storage capacity, 51 tagging, 23, 27 taking, modes, 9 transfer via USB cable, 38 portrait, 9 power auto off, 52 camera, 4 switch, ii ...
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... safety, 51 SD/MMC card inserting, 7 printing from, 39 slot location, i storage capacities, 51 SD/MMC ... 16 sensor, light, i service and support telephone numbers, 47 setting album, 21 camera sounds, ...installing, 32 upgrading, 52 specifications, camera, 49 storage capacity, 51 support, technical, 47 T ...
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...maintenance, 51 ReadMe file, 40 safety, 51 transfer, via USB cable, 38 trash can, deleting, 12 turning camera on and off, 4 U upgrading software, firmware, 52 URLs, Kodak web sites, 47 USB (universal serial bus) connection location, i transferring pictures, 38 V...