Conventions Used in this Guide
Icons appearing below titles indicate the shooting modes in whichthe procedure can be used.
Functions Available in Each Shooting Mode
In this guide, the
Basic Camera User Guide
is referred to as the
, and the
Advanced Camera User Guide
is referredto as the
.This mark denotes issues that may affect the camera’soperation.This mark denotes additional topics that complement thebasic operating procedures.You can use SD* memory cards and MultiMediaCards with thiscamera. These cards are collectively called memory cards in thisguide.
*SD stands for Secure Digital, a copyright protection system.
Use of genuine Canon accessories is recommended.
This product is designed to achieve excellent performance whenused with genuine Canon accessories. Canon shall not be liablefor any damage to this product and/or accidents such as fire, etc.,caused by the malfunction of non-genuine Canon accessories(e.g., a leakage and/or explosion of a battery pack). Please notethat this warranty does not apply to repairs arising out of themalfunction of non-genuine Canon accessories, although youmay request such repairs on a chargeable basis.
*Unavailable shooting modes are shown grayed out.
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