Nikon Coolpix S6900 Digital Camera Reference Manual

Create selfies that get plenty of likes with the slim, stylish COOLPIX S6900. This camera is built for self portraits. Its Vari-angle LCD flips all the way around to face you; a built-in kickstand keeps the camera in an ideal selfie position. When you’re ready to take a shot, you can use the convenient front shutter button or you can just wave your hand – the COOLPIX S6900 includes Nikon’s cool Gesture Control feature! Then share exceptional images directly to your compatible smartphone or tablet using the camera‚Äôs built-in Wi-Fi and Near Field Communication technology (NFC).


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For Your Safety
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN Network)

Parts of the Camera

The Camera Body
The Monitor

Preparing for Shooting

Insert the Battery and Memory Card
Charge the Battery
Turn the Camera On and Set the Display Language, Date, and Time

Basic Shooting and Playback Operations

Shooting with Scene Auto Selector Mode
Play Back Images
Delete Images
Changing the Shooting Mode
Using the Flash, Self-timer, Etc.
Recording Movies

Shooting Features

Scene Auto Selector Mode
Scene Mode (Shooting Suited to Scenes)
Special Effects Mode (Applying Effects When Shooting)
Smart Portrait Mode (Capturing Images of Smiling Faces)
Glamour Mode (Enhancing Human Faces When Shooting)
Auto Mode
Using the Self-timer with the Gesture Control Function
Flash Mode
Macro Mode (Taking Close-up Pictures)
Exposure Compensation (Adjusting Brightness)
Default Settings (Flash, Self-timer, Etc.)
Functions That Cannot Be Used Simultaneously When Shooting

Playback Features

Playback Zoom
Thumbnail Playback/Calendar Display
Favorite Pictures Mode
Auto Sort Mode
List by Date Mode
Viewing and Deleting Images Captured Continuously (Sequence)
Editing Images (Still Images)

Recording and Playing Back Movies

Capturing Still Images While Recording Movies
Operations During Movie Playback
Editing Movies

Using Menus

The Shooting Menu (for Auto Mode)
The Smart Portrait Menu
The Glamour Mode Menu
The Playback Menu
The Movie Menu
The Wi-Fi Options Menu
The Setup Menu

Using the Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) Function

Installing the Software on the Smart Device
Connecting the Smart Device to the Camera
Preselecting Images in the Camera That You Want to Transfer to a Smart Device

Connecting the Camera to a TV, Printer, or Computer

Connecting the Camera to a TV (Playback on a TV)
Connecting the Camera to a Printer (Direct Print)
Using ViewNX 2 (Transferring Images to a Computer)

Technical Notes

Caring for the Product
Cleaning and Storage
Error Messages
File Names
Optional Accessories

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