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Why no sound?

Our pentax optio 33lf was just given to us by a friend,with no manuals or wondering why there is no sound whenever i take should have one right? because its a digicam and it has a video.. help me where to find the sound setting...

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I have a pentax optio 33lf, and indeed it has video, but with no sound. I have no idea why they chose not to build a mic in the camera bat the fact is thet it films, but with no sound. so don't even bother trying to find a solution because ther is none

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