Canon sx260hs User Manual (en)

Before using the product, please ensure that you read the safety precautions described 
below. Always ensure that the product is used correctly.
The safety precautions noted on the following pages are intended to prevent injuries to 
yourself and other persons, or damage to the equipment.
Be sure to also check the guides included with any separately sold accessories you 
Safety Precautions
Denotes the possibility of serious injury or death.
Do not trigger the flash in close proximity to people’s eyes.
Exposure to the intense light produced by the flash could damage eyesight. In particular, 
remain at least one meter (39 inches) away from infants when using the flash.
Store this equipment out of the reach of children and infants.
Strap: Putting the strap around a child’s neck could result in asphyxiation.
Use only recommended power sources.
Do not attempt to disassemble, alter or apply heat to the product.
Avoid dropping or subjecting the product to severe impacts.
To avoid the risk of injury, do not touch the interior of the product if it has been 
dropped or otherwise damaged.
Stop using the product immediately if it emits smoke, a strange smell, or 
otherwise behaves abnormally.
Do not use organic solvents such as alcohol, benzine, or thinner to clean the 
Do not let the product come into contact with water (e.g. sea water) or other 
Do not allow liquids or foreign objects to enter the camera.
This could result in electrical shock or fire.
If liquids or foreign objects come into contact with the camera interior, immediately turn 
the camera off and remove the battery.
If the battery charger becomes wet, unplug it from the outlet and consult your camera 
distributor or a Canon Customer Support Help Desk.