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Optio s4 - help needed

I just bought an optio s4 camera and i took a couple of pictures with it and i had deleted them but now when i turn the camera on all i am getting is big circles and if my dogs or daughter stands in front of the camera it doesn't show up on the lcd the only thing that i am seeing on the led is circles can someone please help me

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Re: optio s4 - help needed

You are probably in play mode and not in camera mode. Switch the camera back to camera mode (move the witch so its in the camera position- you will see a small camera icon) in order to take pictures.

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