Originally Posted by Tim Cullip
Yes I did get the instruction sheet and "broken english" is an understatement. But now that it has been explained that an external memory card is necessary I went back and reread those instructions more carefully and #3 does say:
"3. Turn on camera without card, machine turn off after light slow flash 30 seconds."
Had so much trouble trying to understand the other instructions, guess I skipped over #3. Fairly well describes my symptoms. Simple case of RT*M.
Don't feel bad. It is the male gene that inhibits studying instructions or asking for directions when driving.