This 16.1 MB PDF instruction document (Nikon calls it the “Nikon P500 Digital Camera User’s Manual”) for the Nikon P500 should prove to be a fantastic read, all 252 pages of it, so be sure to download it.
Both English Language (printable and non-printable) and Spanish (non-printable) versions of the Nikon P500 Guide to Digital Photography / Camera Owner’s Manual can be downloaded at NikonUSA.com.
For copyright purposes, the printable version of the Adobe Acrobat PDF document requires you to input your camera serial number and agree to a license, while the non-printable versions do not. You’ll get the following dialog box if you try to print the password-protected, non-printable document.
The guide discusses the features of the P500 and how to use the camera.
It also describes the use of, and camera settings for several optional accessories. Some examples are:
- Page 171: You’ll need a cable with a HDMI Mini connector on the end that connects to the P500 in order to view high-quality movies from the camera on HDTV sets.
- Page 227: Instructions for using the AC Adapter EH-62A.
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