Camera & pictures: T-Mobile G2x

Learn how to change camera settings and take screen shots on the T-Mobile G2x. Find out more on this page:

 

Camera

Pictures & videos

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Camera

Camera settings

To change the settings for taking and displaying pictures, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. If necessary, tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Switch Camera.

Camera/Camcorder modeTo switch between camera and camcorder modes, follow these steps:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. Touch and slide the white Camera icon to select Camcorder mode.
  4. Touch and slide the white Camcorder icon to return to Camera mode.

ZoomTo zoom in or out, follow these steps:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. Press the Volume Up key to zoom out.
  4. Press the Volume Down key to zoom in.

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  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. If necessary, tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Zoom.
  5. Touch and slide the Zoom bar to the right to zoom in or to the left to zoom out.

Zoom Gingerbread 2.3 To zoom in or out, follow these steps:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. Tap the magnification number that you see on the screen (such as 1x, 2x, and so on).
  4. Touch and drag the Zoom slider up or down to zoom in or zoom out.

BrightnessThis is not available on the Gingerbread software. To adjust the Brightness settings, follow these steps:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. If necessary, tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Brightness.
  5. Tap the Plus Zoomin.gif or Minus Zoomout.gif icon to adjust brightness.

FlashTo adjust the flash settings, follow these steps:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. If necessary, tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Auto. Note: This selection will change to reflect the current setting.
  5. Tap the desired flash setting.

Flash Gingerbread 2.3 To adjust the flash settings, follow these steps:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. Tap the Flash icon.
  4. Tap one of the following options:

 

  • auto
  • On
  • Off

White balance Gingerbread 2.3 To change the white balance settings, follow these steps:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. Tap the White Balance icon.
  4. Tap one of the following options:
    • Auto
    • Incandescent
    • Daylight
    • Fluorescent
    • Cloudy

 

 

Set default camera storage

To change if the camera stores pictures on the internal memory (ROM) or SD card, follow these steps:

 

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Pictures & videos

Delete a picture or video

To delete pictures or videos from the gallery, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Gallery.
  3. Locate and tap the image you want to delete.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap Delete.
  6. Tap Confirm Delete.

 

 

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Screen shot

Take a screen shot

To take a screen shot of the device display, follow these steps:

 

Touch and hold the Power key and Home icon.

 

 

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