Minolta DiMAGE Xt Review

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Playback Modes & Menu Options



Minolta DiMAGE Xt

Play mode screen. When you turn the Rec/Play switch to the Play position the last image captured is displayed full screen with overlay data for file folder and number, image resolution and quality, time and date.



Minolta DiMAGE Xt

Pressing the Monitor button toggles between the full screen display, full screen w/out overlay and the index mode shown above.



Minolta DiMAGE Xt

The playback image can be enlarged 1.2x to 6x in 0.2x steps by pressing the telephoto zoom button. Once an image is enlarged you can scroll around inside of it.



Minolta DiMAGE Xt

Movie clips can be viewed on either the camera's LCD or on a television if you have hooked up the audio/video cable. The Screen to the left is the display denoting a movie image and upon pressing the enter button the image plays back full screen with motion and audio on the LCD(right screen).



Minolta DiMAGE Xt

    The Play mode menu:

      Basic
        Delete - Erase current frame, all frames or marked frames
        AudioCaption - Add an audio caption to the current image
        Lock - Protect images from deletion

      Custom1
        Slide show - Starts slide show
        Playback - All frames or Selected frames
        Duration - 1 to 60 sec.
        Repeat - Repeat or No

      Custom2
        DPOF set - This frame, All frames, Marked frames or Cancel
        Index print - On/Off
        File # Memory - Continuous File Numbering at power-down: ON / OFF
        E-Mail Copy - Create a small copy image: current or marked frames
        Image size - 640x480 or 160x120 (reduces image size)




Minolta DiMAGE Xt

You can record up to 15 seconds of audio caption that can be attached to a still image.





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