Canon LEGRIA HV40 Instruction Manual

Using the Menus

Using the Menus

 Using the Menus

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Using the Menus

Many of the camcorder’s functions can be 
adjusted from the menus that open after 
pressing the FUNC. button (

). 

For details about the available menu 
options and settings, refer to Menu 
Options Lists  (

33).

Selecting an Option from the FUNC. 
Menu

1

Press .

2

Select (

) the icon of the function 

you want change from the left side 
column.

3

Select (

) the desired setting 

from the available options at the 
bottom bar.

The selected option will be highlighted 
in light blue. Menu items not available 
will appear grayed out.

4

Press 

 to save the settings 

and close the menu.
• You can press 

 to close the 

menu at any time.
• With some settings you will need to 
press (

) and make further 

selections. Follow the additional 
operation guides that will appear on 

the screen (such as the 

 icon, 

small arrows, etc.).

Selecting an Option from the Setup 
Menus

1

Press .

2

Select (

) the 

 icon and press 

(

) to open the setup menus. 

You can also hold 

 pressed 

down for more than 1 second to open 
directly the setup menus screen.

3

Select (

) the desired menu from 

the left side column and press (

).

The title of the selected menu appears 
on top of the screen and under it the 
list of settings.

4

Select (

) the setting you want to 

change and press (

). 

• An orange frame will indicate the 
menu item currently selected. Menu 
items not available will appear grayed 
out.
• To return to the menu selection 
screen, select (

) [

RETURN] and 

press (

).

5

Select (

) the desired option and 

press (

) to save the setting.

6

Press .

You can press 

 to close the 

menu at any time.

Using the Menus

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