Canon MVX150i Camcorder User Manual

Digital Video Camcorder

Instruction Manual

Introduction the Basics

Full Range of Features

Memory Card

This instruction manual covers the MVX150i and MVX100i. Please note that illustrations and explanation in this manual are based on the MVX150i.

Additional

Information

Important Usage Instructions

TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR

BACK). NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO

QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.

TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS

PRODUCT TO RAIN OR MOISTURE.

Introduction

TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK AND TO REDUCE ANNOYING

INTERFERENCE, USE THE RECOMMENDED ACCESSORIES ONLY.

DISCONNECT THE MAINS PLUG FROM THE SUPPLY SOCKET WHEN NOT IN USE.

CA-570 identification plate is located on the bottom.

Use of CV-150F/CV-250F DV cable is necessary to comply with the technical requirement of EMC Directive.

Reference Guide

The following manuals are supplied with the camcorder:

Digital Video Camcorder MVX150i/MVX100i Instruction Manual

This manual explains the camcorder operations from basic video recording to the use of the full range of features.

Windows XP Users Only

DV NETWORK SOLUTION DISK Software Instruction Manual

This manual explains how to download/upload images from/to the memory card using a DV (IEEE1394) cable. You can also perform videoconference and file transfer over the Internet using the provided software. Available functions depend upon the camcorder model of your contact and networking environment.

Introduction

DIGITAL VIDEO SOLUTION DISK Software Instruction Manual

This manual explains how to download images from the memory card to a computer using the supplied USB cable. You can add sample images for Card Mix and My Camera settings from the supplied DIGITAL VIDEO SOLUTION DISK.

Trademark Acknowledgements

Canon and Bubble Jet are registered trademarks of Canon Inc.

D is a trademark. logo is a trademark.

Windows is either a registered trademark or trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

Other names and products not mentioned above may be registered trademarks or trademarks of their respective companies.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Reference Guide ...

Thank You for Choosing a Canon ...

Introducing the MVXi/MVXi ...

Components Guide ...

Introduction

Mastering the Basics

Preparations

Using a Household Power Source ...

Attaching and Charging the Battery Pack ...

Installing the Backup Battery ...

Preparing the Camcorder ...

Loading a Cassette ...

Using the Wireless Controller...

Setting the Time Zone, Date and Time...

Basic Recording

Recording Movies on a Tape ...

Zooming ...

Using the LCD Screen...

Searching and Reviewing when Recording ...

Tips for Making Better Videos ...

Basic Playback

Playing Back a Tape ...

Playing Back on a TV Screen...

Using the Full Range of Features

Menus and Settings ...

Changing the Remote Sensor Mode ...

Customizing the Camcorder ...