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How to set self timer in Canon PowerShot SD800 IS



I am owning Canon PowerShot SD800 IS  digital camera. How do i set self timer to shoot my picture when there is nobody around me.





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Re: How to set self timer in Canon PowerShot SD800 IS

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There is a button on the back of the camera for the self timer. Below the function button is a clock symbol. press this to activate the self timer and select the option for how much time to delay the shot. Page 18 of the basic guide ( gives the full instructions. Note that the self timer cannot be used in all modes. See page 144 in the advanced user guide (


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