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Tourist
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My Hero5 Black refuses to take time lapse photos

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My Hero5 Black is set to take timelapse photos every 30 seconds, but it just doesn't do it. I've changed the interval to 5 seconds to test it more easily, but it definitely doesn't work. I use the GoPro mobile app to set the timelapse settings (see screenshot attached) and it seems to me that the camera screen confirms the settings. 

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Adventurer
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Re: My Hero5 Black refuses to take time lapse photos

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 Understanding you got this all correctly set up:

 

Quikc Capture   Long press does  it work on that

 

Mode on    set to Photo mode    and then shutter

 

If they both failed the n did you reload the firmware, and did you  Factory reset the camera?

 

If you troubleshot  allthat    gopro.com/contactus, and talk or chat to a rep.

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Adventurer
Posts: 13,522

Re: My Hero5 Black refuses to take time lapse photos

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 Understanding you got this all correctly set up:

 

Quikc Capture   Long press does  it work on that

 

Mode on    set to Photo mode    and then shutter

 

If they both failed the n did you reload the firmware, and did you  Factory reset the camera?

 

If you troubleshot  allthat    gopro.com/contactus, and talk or chat to a rep.

Tourist
Posts: 2

Re: My Hero5 Black refuses to take time lapse photos

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The issue is fixed! I did a factory reset (the firmware was up to date) and then used Quikcapure to set off the timelapse. Thanks a lot for the suggestions! 

Adventurer
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Re: My Hero5 Black refuses to take time lapse photos

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glad you solved it. 

 

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