Canon Rebel XS Leaflet (en)

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This guide explains how to set digital functions, 
shoot images, and playback images. You can take 
this guide with you for shooting. For detailed 
instructions, refer to the EOS DIGITAL REBEL 
XS/EOS 1000D Instruction Manual.
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Insert the battery.
Attach the lens.
When attaching an EF-S lens, 
align it with the white index on 
the camera. For other lenses, 
align it with the red index.
Set the lens focus 
mode switch to <AF>.
Open the cover 
and insert a card. 
Set the power switch 
to <
1>.
Quick Start Guide
Set the Mode Dial to 
<
1> (Full Auto).
All the necessary camera 
settings will be set automatically.
Focus the subject.
Aim the AF point over the 
subject and press the shutter 
button halfway to autofocus.
Take the picture. 
Press the shutter button 
completely to take the 
picture.
View the image.
The captured image will be 
displayed for about 2 sec. on 
the LCD monitor.
 The M on the right of the function indicates that the function is 
available only in Creative Zone modes (d,s,f,a,8).
 Battery Life 
Temperature
  No Flash
  50% Flash Use
At 23
°C / 73°F
Approx. 600 shots
Approx. 500 shots
For EF lens
For EF-S lens
<M> 
button
Menu items
Menu settings
3 Playback
LCD 
monitor
<S>
Cross keys
<0> button
1 Shooting
9 My Menu
Tab
5 Set-up
* The [
2/7/9] tabs are not displayed in Basic Zone modes 
such as Full Auto.
To use a menu, you press the <M> button, <S> cross 
keys, and <0> button while looking at the LCD monitor on the 
camera back.
Setting Digital Functions
Menu Operations
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Display the menu.
Press the <M> button to 
display the menu.
Select a tab.
Press the <U> key to select 
a menu tab.
You can also turn the <6> 
dial to select a tab.
Select a menu item.
Press the <V> key to select 
the menu item, then press 
<0>.
Select the setting.
Press the <V> or <U> 
key to select the setting. (Some 
settings require you to press 
either the <V> or <U> key 
to select it.)
Set the desired setting.
Press <0> to set it.
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Exit the menu.
Press the <M> button to 
return to the shooting settings 
display.
1 Shooting 1
2 Shooting 2
3 Playback
6 Set-up 2
5 Set-up 1
7 Set-up 3
These screens apply when a Creative Zone mode is set.
    [
2/7/9] menu screens or the items indicated by the   
     symbol are not displayed when a Basic Zone mode is set. 
Menu Settings
Select [
Quality].
For the selected recording quality 
A, the respective pixel count B 
and number of possible shots C 
will be displayed.
Quality
High
quality
High
quality
Low
quality
Medium
quality
Approx. 10.1
megapixels (10M)
Approx. 10.1
megapixels (10M)
Approx. 2.5
megapixels (2.5M)
Approx. 5.3
megapixels (5.3M)
Pixels
File Size
(Approx. MB)
Maximum
Burst
Possible
Shots
A
C
B
 In Basic Zone modes, the 1 and 1+73 recording quality 
modes are not displayed.
 The file size, number of possible shots, and maximum burst 
during continuous shooting vary depending on the shooting 
conditions. The figures displayed are only estimates.
 The maximum burst during continuous shooting is displayed on 
the bottom right in the viewfinder.
Image-recording Quality
73 
83 
74 
84 
76 
86 

1+73
3.8
2.0
2.3
1.2
1.3
0.7
9.8
9.8 + 3.8
514
982
859
1630
1474
2816
199
143
514
982
859
1630
1474
2816
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Press the <X
A> button.
Press the <V> key to select 
the Picture Style, then press 
<0>.
Style
Standard
Portrait
Landscape
Neutral
Faithful
Monochrome
Description
Vivid colors and sharp images.
Nice skin tones and slightly sharp images.
Vivid blue skies and greenery and very sharp images.
Natural colors and dull tones.
Accurate subject colors as obtained under a color 
temperature of 5200K.
Black-and-white images.
A Picture StyleN