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Samsung Galaxy S II

Samsung Galaxy S II

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Use camera

Follow these instructions to use the phone's camera.

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Activate the camera

Press Applications.

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Activate the camera

Press Camera.

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Activate the camera

If the video recorder is activated:
Drag the indicator towards the camera icon.

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Activate the camera

The display shows what the camera lens is pointing at.

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Take a picture

To zoom in or out:
Press the Top volume key or the Bottom volume key.

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Take a picture

To activate the flash:
Press the flash icon.

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Take a picture

Press On.

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Take a picture

Point the camera lens at the required object and press the camera icon.
The picture is saved automatically.

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Choose option

You have a number of other options when taking pictures using the phone's camera.
Choose one of the following options:
Select scene mode, go to 3a.
Select picture size, go to 3b.
Select picture quality, go to 3c.
Activate or deactivate geotagging, go to 3d.
Select memory, go to 3e.

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3a - Select scene mode

Press the settings icon.

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3a - Select scene mode

Press Scene mode.

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3a - Select scene mode

Press None or the required setting.

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3a - Select scene mode

Press the Return key.

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3b - Select picture size

Press the settings icon.

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3b - Select picture size

Press Resolution.

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3b - Select picture size

Press the required resolution.

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3b - Select picture size

Press the Return key.

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3c - Select picture quality

Press the settings icon.

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3c - Select picture quality

Press Image quality.

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3c - Select picture quality

Press Superfine, Fine or Normal.

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3c - Select picture quality

Press the Return key.

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3d - Activate or deactivate geotagging

Press the settings icon.

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3d - Activate or deactivate geotagging

Press GPS tag.

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3d - Activate or deactivate geotagging

Press On or Off.

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3d - Activate or deactivate geotagging

Press the Return key.

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3e - Select memory

Press the settings icon.

is only available if you have inserted a memory card. Click here to see how.
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3e - Select memory

Press Storage.

is only available if you have inserted a memory card. Click here to see how.
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3e - Select memory

Press Phone or .

is only available if you have inserted a memory card. Click here to see how.
Step 29 of 30

3e - Select memory

Press the Return key.

is only available if you have inserted a memory card. Click here to see how.
Step 30 of 30

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Activate the camera

Press Applications.
Press Camera.
If the video recorder is activated:
Drag the indicator towards the camera icon.
The display shows what the camera lens is pointing at.

2. Take a picture

To zoom in or out:
Press the Top volume key or the Bottom volume key.
To activate the flash:
Press the flash icon.
Press On.
Point the camera lens at the required object and press the camera icon.
The picture is saved automatically.

3. Choose option

You have a number of other options when taking pictures using the phone's camera.
Choose one of the following options:
Select scene mode, go to 3a.
Select picture size, go to 3b.
Select picture quality, go to 3c.
Activate or deactivate geotagging, go to 3d.
Select memory, go to 3e.

4. 3a - Select scene mode

Press the settings icon.
Press Scene mode.
Press None or the required setting.
Press the Return key.

5. 3b - Select picture size

Press the settings icon.
Press Resolution.
Press the required resolution.
Press the Return key.

6. 3c - Select picture quality

Press the settings icon.
Press Image quality.
Press Superfine, Fine or Normal.
Press the Return key.

7. 3d - Activate or deactivate geotagging

Press the settings icon.
Press GPS tag.
Press On or Off.
Press the Return key.

8. 3e - Select memory

Press the settings icon.
is only available if you have inserted a memory card. Click here to see how.
Press Storage.
is only available if you have inserted a memory card. Click here to see how.
Press Phone or .
is only available if you have inserted a memory card. Click here to see how.
Press the Return key.
is only available if you have inserted a memory card. Click here to see how.

9. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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