Olympus c-100 Quick Setup Guide (en)

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DIGITAL CAMERA
C-100
D-370
QUICK START GUIDE
Thank you for purchasing an Olympus digital camera.
Please read the operation manual supplied with the camera before using your
camera, and check that it is functioning correctly by taking a number of test shots.
■ PACKAGE CONTENTS
Check that your digital camera comes complete with the items listed below in the specified
quantities.
 Digital camera ..................................................................................................... 1
 Strap ................................................................................................................... 1
 AA Alkaline batteries ........................................................................................... 4
 USB cable ........................................................................................................... 1
 CD-ROM ............................................................................................................. 1
 Quick Start Guide ............................................................................................... 1
 Basic Manual ...................................................................................................... 1
■ NAMES OF PARTS
1 Shutter button
8 Connector cover
E Monitor button 
2 Lens barrier
9 USB connector
F OK/Menu button 
3 Lens
0 Monitor
G Card cover
4 Flash
A Viewfinder
H Strap eyelet
5 Macro lever
B Green lamp
I Battery compartment
6 Selftimer lamp
C Arrow pad 
cover
7 DC-IN jack
D Tripod socket
■ ATTACHING THE STRAP
1 Pass the short end of the strap through the strap eyelet.
2 Pass the long end of the strap through the loop.
3 Pull tight and check that it is securely attached.
■ LOADING THE BATTERIES
Caution
Check that the lens barrier is closed and both the monitor and the green lamp are
off.
1 Pull the battery compartment cover toward A and pull up in the direction of  B.
2 Insert the batteries as shown, making sure that they are correctly oriented.
3 Pull down the battery compartment cover in the direction of the arrow C and close
firmly in the direction of D.
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F
D
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I
H
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8
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B
D
C
■ ADJUSTING THE DATE AND TIME
1 Press the 
 button to turn the monitor on.
2 Press the 
 button to display the menu.
3 Select [SETUP] using the 
 / 
 buttons and press the 
 button.
4 Select [ 
 ] using the 
 / 
 buttons and press the 
 button.
5 Select the date format [Y-M-D (Year-Month-Day), M-D-Y (Month-Day-Year) or D-M-Y
(Day-Month-Year)] using the 
 / 
 buttons and press the 
 button.
6 Adjust the first item using the 
 / 
 buttons, and then proceed to the next item
using the 
 button.
7 Repeat the above procedure until the date and time settings are adjusted.
8 For the most accurate setting, press the 
 button when the clock reaches 00 seconds.
9 Press the 
 button to turn the monitor off.
 TAKING PICTURES
To turn the camera on : Open the lens barrier. (You are now ready to take pictures.)
To turn the camera off : Close the lens barrier.
Caution
Never remove the batteries or the AC adapter when the green lamp is blinking. If
you are using a SmartMedia card, do not open the card cover as this will not only
prevent the image taken from being recorded, but may also destroy any images
already recorded.
Note
Press the Shutter button halfway A and then press it fully B.
 FLASH (
   
 
 
)
1 Open the lens barrier.
2 Check the current flash mode by pressing the 
 button.
3 Press the 
 button after the confirmation to change the mode setting.
Setting of the flash mode is completed.
Note
Flash mode settings
Auto (no display)
Automatically fires in low light and backlit
conditions (default setting)
Red-eye (
)
Reduces the phenomenon of the subject’s eyes
appearing red in the picture
Flash On ( )
Fires regardless of the light conditions
Flash Off (
)
Does not fire even in dark conditions
Night view (
)
For taking pictures of night views
Night view/Red-eye (
)
For taking pictures of people against a night view
All the flash mode settings except for Red-eye (
) will return to Auto mode
(default setting) when the lens barrier is closed.
 MACRO (
)
This mode is for taking close-up pictures at a distance of 25cm-60cm (10"-2ft).
1 Open the lens barrier and slide the macro lever toward the 
 symbol on the camera.
2 Press the 
 button to turn the monitor on.
3 Take the picture by looking at the monitor.
Note
Close the lens barrier to cancel Macro mode.
 SELFTIMER (
)
1 Press the 
 button with the lens barrier open to display the Camera menu screen.
2 Select [CAMERA] using the 
 / 
 buttons and press the 
 button.
3 Select [DRIVE] using the 
 / 
 buttons and press the 
 button.
4 Select [ 
 SELF-TIMER] using the 
 / 
 buttons and press the 
 button.
5 Press the 
 button again to exit the menu.
6 Take the picture.
The selftimer lamp on the front of the camera lights for 10 seconds and then blinks for
2 seconds before the picture is taken.
Note
The selftimer is automatically cancelled after the picture is taken.
 DIGITAL TELE
This mode enables you to take pictures in four magnifications: 1.6
×, 2×, 3.2× and 4×.
1 Open the lens barrier and press the 
 button to turn the monitor on.
2 The setting changes in the sequence [1.6
× → 2.0× → 3.2× → 4.0×] each time the 
button is pressed.
The setting changes in the sequence [3.2
× → 2.0× → 1.6× → No display (1.0)] each
time the 
 button is pressed.
3 Take the picture by looking at the monitor.
Note
Press the 
 button to turn the monitor off and cancel Digital Tele mode.
When the magnification is set to 3.2
× or 4×, set the Image Quality mode to SQ2.
 SEQUENCE MODE (
)
1 Press the 
 button with the lens barrier open to display the Camera menu screen.
2 Select [CAMERA] using the 
 / 
 buttons and press the 
 button.
3 Select [DRIVE] using the 
 / 
 buttons and press the 
 button.
4 Select [ 
 SEQUENCE] using the 
 / 
 buttons and press the 
 button.
5 Press the 
 button again to exit the menu.
6 Take the picture. (Picture-taking continues while the Shutter button is pressed and
stops when the button is released.)
Note
Close the lens barrier to cancel Sequence mode.
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