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Posts: 8,334

Re: beep error codes

Do you recall how you manually turned the camera on? Did you use the Shutter (top) button, or the Mode (side) button? Using the top button means utilizing the QuikCapture so turning the camera on this way starts the recording right away, and saying Stop/Start recording will stop the recording and turn the camera off automatically. Could this have been the case? Thanks, @martinphx

Hiker
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Re: beep error codes

I only use the side button to turn it on. I wish there was a feature that logged all internal errors during the camera's operation...

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Re: beep error codes

That would be a great feature to have. Thank you again for the additional information. I tried replicating the issue but to no avail. Other factors to check -  was camera in auto-off? was the battery still charged? This maybe far-fetched but was there any part of the mount holding the camera that may have pressed on the power button when you moved a certain way? 

Hiker
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Re: beep error codes

Hi Marius. One of points may very well answered my question. The camera was on auto-off after 15 minutes. Again, it would have been nice to know the equivalent in "beep language". So for future reference, a series of fast beeps is the camera turning itself off? BTW Nothing was touching the camera and the battery was fully charged. Thanks for all your input.