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Viewing Pictures I can take pictures just fine, but when I try to zoom, playback, or go into any specific mode other than the regular photo mode, the camera won't do anything.

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Re: Viewing Pictures

When i take pictures outside in daylight with my canon powershot SD300 digital elph camera, the pictures come out very blurred and most times blank. but when i take pictures indoors, they come out normal. what could be the possible cause of this problem?

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I need more information to help with this problem. What model is the camera? Is it a single-lens reflex camera, or a camcorder? The more details I can get, the better I will be able to research and recommend solutions. Thanks. 

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How do i delete pictures from a samsung ES30 digital camera

To delete pictures, follow these steps:
To delete single file, 1. In playback mode (while viewing you pictures or videos), select a file and press the {Fn} key 2. Select YES to delete the file
To delete Multiple files, 1. In playback mode, press {Fn} 2. Select Multiple Delete. 3. Select the files you want to delete and press {OK} Press {OK} again to cancel your selection 4. Press {Fn} 5. Select YES
To delete all files, 1. In playback mode, press {MENU} 2. Select File Options > Delete> All > Yes

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My pictures are out of order. how can i fix that?

First, are you trying to view the photos on your camera, or is this after you've downloaded them onto your computer?

I took a look at my Cyber-Shot and it looks like it sorts photos strictly by the numbering sequence, not by date. I couldn't find a way to prioritize it to view by date in the playback menus either. Have you tried viewing them in index mode? You can do this by pushing the "Home" button while in playback mode. From there you can pick either single, index or slide show mode. If you have already tried this, do the photos still show up out of sequence?

If you are trying to view your photos on your computer, it's a simple fix, and it's only slightly different from Mac to PC. When you have the folder open containing all the photo files, simply click on the field at the top of the columns that you want to view them by, i.e., "file size", "file type", "date modified", etc.

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Image flicker when viewing pictures in playback mode

You have the camera in Highlights mode.. while in playback use the up,down,right,left pad press it up and it will go through different displays like what settings you had the camera in when you took the picture then there is a graph screen... after that one is the highlights display which is what you have it on. Push up one more time to have it on regular playback mode. The manual explains this much better than I just did. If you have the manual you should check it out if my instructions dont help.

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Turns on. Lens zooms in and out, gives me "Zoom Error", shuts off

Your lens may need adjusting. This info may help . Other People solved problem. Lots of Info on this link.

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No Manual (instructions) for Jazz hdv178

Press RECORD/PLAY Button to switch from Record Mode to Playback Mode.
The Playback Mode is for viewing and managing movies and pictures as well as listening to voice and
music on the built-in memory or on an optional memory card.

Operation Display Screen
Press RECORD/PLAY Button ( ) to switch
from Record Mode to Playback Mode Main Menu.
• There are 4 options in the Playback Mode, movie,
picture, music and voice.
• Direction Buttons can be used to select the
specific option.
• Press OK Button to view movies/pictures, listen to
voice or music.

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Wont take pictures!!1

I don't know specifics for the model you have. To be general, make sure that the camera is in the photo mode, and not in the viewing mode.

You can call the tech support number for your camera. They would be able to help you with specifics. There is a chance you will have to send the camera for service.

Jerry G.

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How do i get my video to playback? with-out taking the memory card out?

There is usually a physical switch where you move from viewing pictures/vidoes to taking pictures. Here there should be a setting for viewing. If not, then there usually is a menu option when you are viewing pictures/videos. Not sure which model of camera you are using, so I am not sure how to tell you specifically.

For Canon cameras, usually a menu button or function button. If you press this while viewing your photos, it should bring up a menu that has a play, stop, fast forward, erase, etc buttons on the screen.

Hope this helps. Good luck.

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Saving zoom in photos

You can't. The inphoto digital zoom is just so you can do it. The best thing to do is download the photo to your computer and then use the camera software to zoom/crop etc. Then you can save the altered image.

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Press the "T" for telephoto and get closer to the subject. Optical telephoto zoom is like using a telescope to get closer to the subject before taking the picture. With optical Telephoto zoom you can maintain the full resolution and quality. After you have used all of the optical Telephoto range, the camera will continue to enhance the image with Digital Zoom. This enhances the image inside the camera by reducing the resolution and expanding fewer pixels to fill the same image space. Use the "W" Wide-angle button to back-up away from the subject or get a bigger area into your picture. You can even ZOOM IN on a picture in the playback mode for a better look at the details. Turn the Mode Dial to Playback, then press the "T". Use the Enter button to move around the display area. Press the middle of the ENTER KEY to see your images in thumbnail view and / or scroll through several images at one time to find a specific / special image quickly.

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