Here are the current software versions for HD HERO cameras and GoPro Premium Accessories. You can download the current version for your device by going to gopro.com/update.
If your camera automatically starts taking a video recording upon powering it on, the camera has One Button Mode enabled. This will be indicated by your camera's LCD screen blinking and the red LED blinking on the front of the camera. If you do not want One Button mode enabled, this article will explain how to disable it. HD HERO (Original) To exit one button mode, please turn on the camera so it starts either recording or taking the photos. While it is doing so, press and hold the shutter button for...
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If the LCD BacPac or LCD Touch BacPac is kept on continuously throughout recording, you will have about half of the normal run time. The HD HERO (Original) and HERO3+ cameras do, however, have a setting to have the LCD screen automatically power off 60 seconds after the last button press. This will help minimize the reduction in run time. For HD HERO (Original) you can enable the AUTO OFF feature in the LCD BacPac settings menu. Follow the below steps: Power on the camera with the LCD BacPac attached. Press and...
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If you are unable to power on the LCD BacPac with your HD HERO2 and a fully charged battery, then unfortunately there could be a communication failure between the camera and BacPac. We have recently discovered a fault in the camera's firmware that can cause this issue, and have released a firmware update to allow the camera to repair the LCD. This latest firmware update will also enable 3D functionality with two HD HERO2 cameras and our 3D HERO system.To go ahead and repair your LCD BacPac, please follow the below...
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LCD BacPac + Original HD HERO Camera If you are using the LCD BacPac™ with the Original HD HERO camera, the most current camera software update is required and needs to be installed on your on your HD HERO camera. Click here to download and install the most current software version » LCD BacPac + HD HERO2 Camera If you are using the LCD BacPac with the HD HERO2 camera, the LCD BacPac is compatible with the HD HERO2 camera out of the box and NO software update is required. **NOTE:...
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Check out this tutorial video on how to use the LCD BacPac!
Unfortunately there has been an issue with an older version of the HD HERO2 camera software, which would sometimes prevent the camera and BacPac from properly communicating, that then causes the LCD BacPac to not fully power on. We have released a newer software for the camera, which prevents this from ever happening, and also repairs communication with the BacPac if it has failed for you. Please take a look at the LCD BacPac Black Screen with HD HERO2 camera article for instructions on how to fix your LCD BacPac.
If you want to check your GoPro Order Status, we have a tool that will allow you to do that. GoPro Order Status If you enter your info in the tool linked above you will see all the details about your GoPro order, including its status and tracking information.
Properly charging your camera and accessories is essential for having a great day out there shooting videos and photos. This demonstrations highlights best practices for charging and preserving your battery. MusicBroke for Free "Note Drop"Check out: http://brokeforfree.com/ Learn more about your cameras battery life, click on the links below for a full description of battery life expectancies. HERO3+ HERO3 HD HERO2, HD HERO Origina, and HD HERO 960
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