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Camera & Video Settings

Camera & Video Settings

Manage camera and video settings including picture size, timer, voice control, and flash.


Prenote info

For more information on how to use the camera on the Microsoft Surface Go2, please see the Take a Picture or Video tutorial.

In this tutorial, you will learn about:

• Access camera settings
• Change the picture size
• Set a timer
• Set the storage location


Access camera settings

 From the home screen, select the start icon Start icon then select the camera app Camera app. Select the  Settings icon.

Change the picture size

1. From the camera settings screen, select the Photo quality drop-down icon.

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2. Select the desired option

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Set a timer

From the camera screen, select the Timer icon until the desired option is shown.

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Set the storage location

1. From the camera settings screen, scroll to and select Change where photos and videos are saved.

Note: A prompt asking to switch apps will appear. Select Yes to continue. Alternately, from the home screen select the start icon Start iconsettings icon Settings icon > System > Storage tab > Change where new content is saved.

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2. Select the drop-down icon beneath New photos and videos will save to.

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3. Select the desired save location.

Note: You will only be able to select a different storage if you have inserted a microSD card. MicroSD cards are sold separately.

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CHANGE CAMERA MODES: From the Camera app, select the desired icon to access different camera modes.

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