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Take a picture or video

Take a picture or video

Take and edit a picture or video, use the front and rear camera, and switch between camera and video modes.



  1. From the Start screen, swipe left to access the apps screen.
    Note: There are two cameras available on the device. 'HTC Camera' is the default camera and accessible via the Start screen.
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  2. Scroll to, then tap HTC Camera.
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  3. To take a picture, tap the Camera icon.
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  4. To change the camera mode, tap the Mode icon.
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  5. To use the front facing camera, tap selfie.
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  6. To take a video, tap Video.
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  7. To begin recording, tap the Video icon.
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  8. To take a picture while recording, tap the Camera icon.
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  9. To end the recording, tap the Video icon.
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  10. The Windows Phone camera is accessible by swiping left from the start screen and then tapping 'Camera' from the Apps list.
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  11. The rear camera on the HTC One (M8) for Windows is 4MP UltraPixel and the front camera is 5MP. The video recorder is 1080p.
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