Setting the Flash (Flash On) (PowerShot ELPH 530 HS / 320 HS, IXUS 510 HS / 240 HS)

Article ID: ART134372 | Date published: 05/13/2015 | Date last updated: 08/15/2015


Setting the Flash (Flash On) (PowerShot ELPH 530 HS / 320 HS, IXUS 510 HS / 240 HS)


When setting [Flash] to [Auto], [Flash] is not activated if the surroundings are light. However, when shooting with the subject backlit, [Flash] is sometimes used not to make the subject dark. This section describes the setting to shoot the shots with constant flash.
  • The following explanations are provided based on the assumption that the [Shooting Mode] is set to [Program AE] (
  • The position and shape of the operation buttons, images displayed, and setting items may differ depending on the model you are using.
  • In the following shooting modes, you cannot set the [Flash] to the On setting to make it fire every time you shoot.
- [AUTO] (
), [High-speed Burst] (
), [Handheld NightScene] (
), [Low Light] (
), [Fireworks] (
)*, [iFrame Movie] (
), [Super Slow Motion Movie] (
* IXY 1 only

1. Press the

2. Touch (

3. The following screen will appear in the LCD screen.

Touch (
) to select it, and then touch (
) once again.

4. If the following icon is displayed on the monitor, this completes the setting process.



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