Pressing the MENU button while in one of the record modes displays the record menu over the live preview image.. In each of the captures below each menu option has been opened (for clarity) by pressing SET with the option (top row of icons) selected.
Selects the image output resolution:
Select the JPEG compression level:
Controls the display of a review image after taking the shot:
File No. Reset
Controls the file naming system used:
The camera uses a running number to name the files (IMG_xxxx.JPG), when set to On this number is reset when a blank card is inserted into the camera (or the card is formatted).
Controls menu and control confirmation sounds:
Format CF card
Formats (erase all content) CF card, note the display of current
use and total space:
Enters the record setup menu (described below), displays a summary of current settings.
Record Setup Menu
Auto Power Down
Controls the power-saving automatic power down of the camera:
Set the internal date and time of the camera as well as the date display format.
Sets the output mode of the video out port on the camera:
Sets the menu language for the camera (European model):
The play menu is slightly different than the record menu in that it appears as six simple icons displayed over the current image.
|Single Erase||Enters single erase mode, in this mode you can browse and delete images by using the left and right arrows to select and SET to delete.|
|Erase All||Erases all images on the Compact Flash card (except for those which have been protected).|
|Protect||Protects / Unprotects the current image, this sets the files read-only attribute on or off.|
|Rotate||Allows you to rotate the current image by 90 degrees at a time, this rotation is only flagged in the EXIF header of the JPEG file, the final image itself is not rotated.|
|Auto play||Allows you to run a slideshow of images on the card, each image is displayed for three seconds, pressing SET pauses the playback, pressing MENU cancels it.|
|DPOF print order||Allows you to select images for printing on a DPOF compatible printer (note that the A20 supports direct printing, that is the connection of a compatible printer; Canon CP-10; directly via the digital I/O port). This option generates a DPOF print order compatible text file on the Compact Flash card.|
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with 3x Optical Zoom
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with 42x Optical Image Stabilized Zoom with 3-Inch LCD (Black)
Canon PowerShot ELPH 350 HS (Silver)
Canon PowerShot SX410 IS (Black)
Canon PowerShot SX520 Holiday Bundle
Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS (Blue)
Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS (Black)
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with 20x Wide Angle Optical Image Stabilized Zoom
Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS Digital Camera (Silver)