HP PhotoSmart 945 Review

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Playback Modes & Menu Options

HP Photosmart 945

Playback mode is entered by pressing the Play button on the back. Across the top is the battery condition icon. There is a status line at the bottom with the current picture number and total number of pictures.

HP Photosmart 945

The Play menu is accessed by pressing the OK button, the options are:

    Exit - Exit the menu and return to play mode

    Record Audio - Attach an audio memo to the image

    Play - If the current selection is a movie clip you play it by selecting this option. If the still image has a voice memo attached you can play it back with this option.

    Delete - Delete the current image, all images or format the SD card

    Magnify - Magnify the current image

    Image Info - Display the exposure information

    Setup - Enter the SETUP menu, described on the previous page

HP Photosmart 945

Up to 60-seconds of audio can be attached to still images.

HP Photosmart 945

When you select the MAGNIFY option from the menu you can enlarge the current image up to 150x in many steps using the zoom lens control buttons and then scroll right or left or up and down by using the 4-way selector.

HP Photosmart 945

Selecting the INFO option from the menu will display the exposure information.

HP Photosmart 945

The motion video clips are played back full-screen, the audio is replayed from the built-in speaker.

HP Photosmart 945

Pressing the SHARE button brings up this onscreen menu. The first two options will embed DPOF (digital print order format) information for making prints. The third option called EMAIL uses HP's Instant Share software to select where photos will go - with up to 14 destinations including e-mail addresses, printers and more.

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