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Powershot SX530 HS as a webcam

I'm trying to use the SX530 HS as a webcam.  I have a Magewell USB Capture Plus converter and when I plug in the HDMI from the camera in the camera mode it displays no signal.  If I am in the view photos mode it will display ok.  How do I get it to d...

Nevets by Apprentice
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Resolved! "memory card error" on brand new G5X

Hi, I bought a new Powershot G5X, inserted a 128GB sd card (also brand new) and the camera says "memory card error" It is a cheap 20€ 128GB sd card from Transcend - Transcend Ts128Gsdc300S Sdxc Memorycard, I, C10, U3, V30, Black, 128Gb Its this SD ca...

Resolved! 1-2 second lag with SX280 HS

My trusty SX280 HS has lately been exhibiting a prodigiously long lag when I press the shutter button – typically as long as 1-2 seconds, and more when I engage the flash. The camera appears to focus, as evidenced by the green rectangle in the center...

Opticist by Apprentice
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Powershot G12 purple streaked images.

I am getting purple streaked images from my Powershot G12.  The menu screen looks normal and is not distorted.  only the video preview and photos.  Does anyone know if there is anything I can do to fix it or do I need to send it in for repair?ThanksJ...

Justin by Enthusiast
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G7x Mark III recording time

Hello everyone,I have a huge dilemma. The main constraint for me with my G7x is the recording time, which is 29m59s for FullHD recording. I find this highly inconvenient for my purposes and I would love to work it around to get past that time to arou...

mormegil by Apprentice
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Canon powershot sx710 hs with capture card.

I recently bought a capture card for my powershot sx710hs. I want to use it as a webcam. When I connected the camera to the capture card (with an HDMI cable) I saw this image on the computer and the camera did not turn off(screen)-   I assume it is a...

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Kaligery by Apprentice
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zoom and shutter button problems

Hi all,   My Canon SX60 is only 2.5 years old and I am having problems with it and wondering if anyone had the same.  Sometimes, the zoom lens gets stuck and will not come out, or once it's out, won't come back in.  I have to play around wiht the kno...

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