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Important Information (All Cameras)
Reformat SD Card
You can reformat your SD card by downloading the official SD Formatter for Mac or PC. Official SD Card Association SD, SDHC, SDXC formatter download: https://www.sdcard.org/downloads/
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Replay XD1080 General
Does the Replay XD1080 support PAL 25/50?
The Replay XD1080 supports NTSC 30/60fps and PAL 25/50fps out of the box. You can change these settings by opening the Advanced Settings File on your SD card. To find out how to make these changes follow this link http://replayxd.com/support-form/replay-xd1080-advanced/
How do I adjust the Advanced Settings on my Replay XD1080?
You can modify the advanced settings on your Replay XD1080 by locating the XD1080.txt file on your microSDHC card. To find out more click here http://replayxd.com/replay-xd1080-advanced/
How do I download videos from my Replay XD1080?
You can use the supplied USB cable or a SDHC card reader that is microSDHC compatible. Using the USB Cable: 1) Make sure the SD card is fully inserted. 2) Plug the USB cable into the Replay XD1080 and Mac or PC 3) Hold the FPS button and Power On the camera. 4) Release the FPS button once the Replay XD1080 drive has mounted. Using the USB microSDHC card reader: 1) Plug the USB reader into your Mac or PC 2) Insert the microSDHC card into the reader 3) The card will mount to your Mac or PC.
How do I toggle the On-screen icons in Live-View Mode?
When in Live-View mode, quickly press the Power button, this will toggle the On-screen icons. Turning off the icons are important for Live-View recording or streaming.
Reformat SD card from Replay XD1080
We recommend reformatting the SD card from the Replay XD1080 camera. 1. Power-on the camera without the microSD card. 2. Now insert the card and hold the FPS & Mode button for 10 seconds. 3. The rear charge light will turn solid red to tell you that it is reformatting the card. 4. Once it is done flashing you card is now formatted and ready for recording. You can also reformat your SD card by downloading the official SD Formatter for Mac or PC. Official SD Card Association SD, SDHC, SDXC formatter download: https://www.sdcard.org/downloads/
The blue LED is flashing and then my Replay XD1080 turns off.
The Battery is at 25% charge or less and needs to be recharged.
The green charging light turned off on my Replay XD1080?
1. Make sure the supplied USB cable is firmly plugged into your Replay XD1080 and connected to an approved USB charger. 2. If your USB cable is plugged in properly then your Replay XD1080 is fully charged.
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Replay XD 1080 Mini General
Does the 1080 Mini support PAL 25/50
The Replay XD 1080 Mini supports NTSC 30/60fps and PAL 25/50fps out of the box. You can change these settings by opening the Advanced Settings File on your SD card.
How do I adjust the Advanced Settings on my 1080 Mini?
You can modify the advanced settings on your Replay XD1080 by locating the XD1080mini.txt file on your microSDHC card.
How do I download videos from my 1080 Mini?
You can use the supplied USB cable or a SDHC card reader that is microSDHC compatible. Using the USB Cable: 1) Make sure the SD card is fully inserted. 2) Plug the USB cable into the Replay XD 1080 Mini and Mac or PC 3) Hold the Record button and Power On the camera. 4) Release the Record button once the 1080 Mini drive has mounted.
Reformat 1080 Mini SD Card
You can reformat your SD card by downloading the official SD Formatter for Mac or PC. Official SD Card Association SD, SDHC, SDXC formatter download: https://www.sdcard.org/downloads/
The blue LED is flashing and then my 1080 Mini turns off.
The Battery is at 25% charge or less and needs to be recharged.
The green charging light turned off on my 1080 Mini?
1. Make sure the supplied USB cable is firmly plugged into your 1080 Mini and connected to an approved USB charger. 2. If your USB cable is plugged in properly then your 1080 Mini is fully charged.
Will my XD720 RePower Battery Adapter work with my 1080 Mini?
No, The XD720 is the same diameter as the 1080 Mini but the USB ports are different. The 1080 Mini features a Mini USB port. You will need to purchase the 1080 Mini RePower Adapter.
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Replay XD720 General No FAQ found.
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Replay XD (480) General
Audio is too loud or too quiet on my Replay XD.
There are two audio caps supplied with your Replay XD. Both of these caps have different audio characteristics. Please feel free to experiment with these two options to obtain your desired audio quality. Optional Cap 1: To allow for recording of “voice level audio” use Optional Cap 1. This cap is designed for low noise environments i.e., Walking, Hiking, or an Automobile Cockpit. This cap option may exhibit increased wind noise in fast paced environments. Optional Cap 2: To allow for recording of “engine level audio” use Optional Cap 2. This cap is designed for high noise environments i.e., Race Cars, Motorcycles, Sky Diving, or other Outdoor Activities. This cap blocks the majority of wind noise while allowing for a natural sound level for autosports and other high noise activities. This cap may block voice level audio under approximately 80db.
How do I download videos from my Replay XD?
You can use the supplied USB cable or a SDHC card reader that is microSDHC compatible.
How long does it take to charge my Replay XD?
Charging your Replay XD should take 1 hour to reach a full charge.
How long does the battery last in my Replay XD?
The internal Li-ion battery will last up to 110 minutes on a single full charge.
How many minutes of video can a microSDHC card hold?
All times are approximate due to environmental changes and complexity of recorded activities. 2GB = ~60 min. (1 hr) 4GB = ~120 min. (2 hr) 8GB = ~240 min. (4 hr) 16GB = ~480 min. (8 hr) 32GB = ~960 min. (16 hr)
How to insert a microSDHC card into my Replay XD.
The microSDHC card fits into the rear microSD card slot "contacts face-up," you must fully insert the card until the detents "click." The microSDHC card slot is spring loaded and will allow the card to insert beyond the rear plate until it "clicks." If necessary you can use your thumbnail or the edge of the rear cap to help push the card in.
The blue LED is flashing and then my Replay XD turns off.
1. There is no microSDHC card in your Replay XD. 2. Make sure your microSDHC card is fully inserted into the Replay XD. 3. Make sure your Replay XD has a full charge.
The green charging light turned off on my Replay XD?
1. Make sure the supplied USB cable is firmly plugged into your Replay XD and connected to an approved USB charger. 2. If your USB cable is plugged in properly then your Replay XD is fully charged.
The red LED is flashing on my Replay XD and turns off.
The microSDHC card is full. Make sure the microSDHC card is empty. The red LED will flash and the camera will turn off when the microSDHC card is full. How do I erase video files from my microSDHC card on my Mac? 1. Move selected video files or folders to your Trash 2. Go to Finder and select Empty Trash... Note: Simply moving files or folders to the Trash does not erase files from your memory card, it just moves them (referenced in the Trash). Files are invisibly stored on your memory card until the Trash is emptied. How do I erase video files from my microSDHC card on my PC? 1. Move selected video files or folders to your Recycle Bin.
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Mac (All Cameras)
How do I erase video files from my microSDHC card on my Mac?
1. Move selected video files or folders to your Trash 2. Go to Finder and select Empty Trash... Note: Simply moving files or folders to the Trash does not erase files from your memory card, it just moves them (referenced in the Trash). Files are invisibly stored on your memory card until the Trash is emptied.
What Video Software should I use on my Mac?
For Easy Viewing: Apple Quicktime or VLC Player For Quick Editing: (e.g. trimming and converting) Apple Quicktime or iMovie For Full Editing: (we have tried these with success) Apple Final Cut or Final Cut Express, Adobe Premier Pro, or iMovie *These programs are provided as suggestions only. We cannot guarantee compatibility as versions are regularly changing. For software support please refer to the software vendors literature or website.
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PC (All Cameras)
How do I erase video files from my microSDHC card on my PC?
1. Move selected video files or folders to your Recycle Bin.
What Video Software should I use on my PC?
For Easy Viewing: Windows Media Player, Apple Quicktime, or VLC Player For Quick Editing: (e.g. trimming and converting) Apple Quicktime or Adobe Premier Elements For Full Editing: (we have tried these with success) Adobe Premier Pro or Sony Vegas 8 *These programs are provided as suggestions only. We cannot guarantee compatibility as versions are regularly changing. For software support please refer to the software vendors literature or website.
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