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Nikon Inc. COOLPIX S01

The smallest COOLPIX digital camera from Nikon has a vibrant touchscreen, built-in intelligence and Zoom-NIKKOR glass lens.
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How to connect via cable to computer?

I an having difficulty getting any PC/Laptop to recognize the usb transfer cable. I plug in and turn on the device and nothing happens. How do I get my pictures to transfer to my computer?
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Please contact Nikon Technical Support for help with this question. For information on how to contact Nikon please visit http://support.nikonusa.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/238 .
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my camera wont charge or turn on

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Please contact Nikon Support for assistance: https://support.nikonusa.com/app/an....
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Is this camera waterproof?

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No, only the S32,S33, AW120 and AW130
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No, the COOLPIX S01 is not a waterproof camera. Check out this page to see Nikon's current line-up of waterproof COOLPIX cameras: http://www.nikonusa.com/en/Nikon-Pr....
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I cannot get my S01 to transfer or charge thru the USB port, what can I do?

Have tried several other cables and computers but S01 is not recognized. Downloaded latest software, have reset all to factory, ( have not reformatted memory as I have pictures I want and need to get), but still not able to access for transfer or printing.
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Settings in Control Panel under Devices and Printers - S01 may have to be changed. When it wouldn't work for me, I found that " Change General Setting" was set to "take no action" and the "Change Program" setting was set on "Import pictures and videos using Window" .

Hope this helps!
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Are you using Windows operating system? Connect camera via USB, go to devices and printers on the control panel, if the SO1 is listed right click on the device symbol and select auto play. Hard to diagnosis without asking these questions.
Ifthe camera is not showing up as a listed device, I suggest calling Nikon service and support. In the US it is 800- NIKON US
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Have you downloaded the included View NX2 software?
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How much does the AC adapter charger weigh?

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The EH-69P adaptor is approximately 55 g (2.0 oz), excluding plug adapter.
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how can i fix the nikon coolpix's driver that is failed to install in my laptop?

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Try installing from web link;
http://nikonimglib.com/nvnx/index_en_nsa.html#os-windows
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Is the Coolpix S02 a better camera than this one? Why the S02 is cheapest than this?

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Don't know why it is cheaper but the SO2 has a better sensor (CMOS vs CCD).
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How to download from Nikon S01 to Ipad Air

I was successful with the powered hub to the Ipad, however I upgrated to the IpadAir and now that method will not work. I have tried 3 various hubs, and still get the device requires to much power.

Any suggestions?
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Not a lot of help, This is a NIKON product, I am shocked you don't have a solution to download to the most commonly used Tablet. Many people have given up a computer while traveling to use a tablet We have done this for the past 2 years. And we have been successful downloading from the S01 to the Ipad 2nd generation. Now a new one and it doesn't work. It also sounds like Nikon doesn't care there product wont download.
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Nikon cannot offer support or advice on third party products. You will need to get in contact with the manufactuer for support or compatibility information.
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Does Nikon Coolpix S01 has an external memory slot?

I would like to know along with 7.3GB internal memory if this model has an external memory slot as there is no mention in the description or accessories list.
Location : California, USA
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Favorite Subject: Nature
Nikon Family: 6-10 years
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No memory slot it is internal memory only.
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Does the S01 have a built-in lens cover?

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Yes, the SO1 has a built in lens cover.
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close up focus when the green light on the focus area is blurry. How do I do close up?

The green light is on but it is blurry for very close close up
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The S01 will automatically switch to Close-Up Mode when it senses that its appropriate for the subject. The focus range for this mode is 5cm to infinity at "W" and 50cm to infinity at "T". If the focus indicator turns green but your pictures are still blurry, you may be experiencing motion blur. Motion blur will occur if the camera slows down the shutter speed to compensate for shooting without flash in low light. To resolve this you can try enabling the flash or steadying the camera by resting it on a stable surface.

Please see page 14 of the S01 manual for details on other situations that may impair the camera's ability to focus. A copy of the S01 manual can be downloaded from here:https://support.nikonusa.com/app/an...

If you continue to have trouble please contact Nikon Support: http://support.nikonusa.com.
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Sounds like you are too close to subject, minimum focus distance for S01 is 1'8''
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How long does the camera hold a charge and how long does it take to charge it up?

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Approximately, about three hours and 10 minutes are required to charge the
battery by computer when no charge remains and about two hours and 50 minutes when the EH-69P AC Adapter Charger is used.
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When I return my camera to the factory settings, it will only hold 18 pictures with the internal memory. How do I fix this?

Even with the image quality lowered to 2M, it will only hold 89 pictures. I see that it should be able to hold 1700-1800 images. What can I do to get this camera to hold more images? I thought that the internal memory was able to hold many more pictures than 90.
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2 years, 1 month ago
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No, that is all internal memory can hold. You have to purchase a sd card.
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How is it's low light performance?

how is coolpix s01's low light performance? does it allow you to take pictures at 8mp?
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Its a good camera but if you need it specifically for low light shooting, there are better options. A camera with a maximum aperture number of 2.8 or below is ideal for shooting in low light. the lower the aperture number the better.
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How do you develop your photos from this camera?

I just wanted a normal camera that I could take the memory SIM card to th shop and get photos developed but I can't find the sim memory card for this.
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The COOLPIX S01 does not use a memory card but instead stores all image files in its internal memory. To print pictures from the S01 you would need to upload them from the camera to a computer or printer. When using a service to print your pictures, it would probably best if you transfer the pictures to your computer and then them onto a memory card, USB drive or CD. You can then leave that with the printing service instead of leaving your camera.

Further information on transferring images to your computer can be found starting on page 46 of the S01 manual. Information on printing photographs can be found starting on page 48 of the S01 manual. Also check out page 25 of the S01 manual for a chart showing the approximate number of images that can be stored on the internal memory. A copy of the S01 manual can be downloaded from here:
https://support.nikonusa.com/app/an...
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I have this camera but am uncertain as to how to download to a computer or ipad

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The USB cable supplied with the Coolpix S01 can be use with the camera and Nikon view NX 2 software to transfer pictures to a computer. see page 47 of your user manual.
https://support.nikonusa.com/app/an...

View NX 2 download:
https://support.nikonusa.com/app/an...
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Is it waterproof?

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No. Coolpix S01 is not waterproof. NikonUSA Current line up of Coolpix underwater cameras are: AW100, AW110, S30, and S31.
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Try to play the movie i recorded, but no sounds. i am sure the sound option is selected. is setting issue? or the microphone is not working anymore

movie sound works fine in first 3 months, now stopped.
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When playing the movie, there should be a speaker icon on the far right of the screen. If there is a diagonal line on the speaker icon, It means the sound is disabled, and you will need to tap it to enable the sound. If that does not help, turn the camera on and press the home button. Select 'setup', then scroll down and select 'Reset all', then select 'Reset'. Record another movie and try playing it to see if the camera sound works. If the issue persists, please contact technical support from the link below.
http://support.nikonusa.com/app/ans...
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how can I transfer pictures to an Ipad...when plugged in I get a screen that says not enough power available...

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Which screen says? ipad or camera.
How you are transferring? USB or BlueToorh.

Try BlueTooth or connect ipad to a continuous power supply.
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Can you take panoramic photos with the Nikon S01? If so, how do you do it? Please help!! thanks! : )

I received the Nikon S01 as a present for Christmas. I love it, but I really need to be able to take panoramic photos, and I don't see anything in the user manual or anywhere online about how I can easily do this. I am afraid that I may have to sell the camera or find out where they got it and try to return it if it is not capable of taking panoramic photos. Any help would be GREATLY appreciated. Thanks!! : )
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Favorite Subject: Landscape
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No panoramic mode.
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