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ClearClick® Portable Digital Magnifier
Quick Start Guide & User’s Manual
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To get started with your ClearClick® Portable Digital Magnifier,
please see the quick start guide on the following pages.
1) Do not disassemble the unit.
2) Do not operate the unit around water or rain.
3) Do not operate the unit around any kind of machines or appliances (other than
4) Turn off and unplug the unit when not in use.
5) Do not allow young children to use this device.
What’s In The Box?
Portable Digital Magnifier
AAA Alkaline Batteries
Quick Start Guide
Load 3 AAA alkaline batteries into the device
pushing and pulling the battery door latch to open the
battery compartment. Load the batteries according to the
polarities shown inside the battery compartment, then
close the battery door. Do not mix old and new batteries
during battery replacement.
When the battery is low, there will be a low-power indicator
shown on the lower right corner of the LCD screen.
When replacement of new batteries is needed, use only
Alkaline AAA size batteries. Do not mix old and new batteries
during battery installation.
Turn on the unit by pressing the Power button
the side of the device.
Pull out the “foot” of the Magnifier
until it sits at its
Place the device flat against the text
you want to read.
Slide the unit gradually to the right and left
to read each
line of text.
To cycle through the levels of magnification,
To change the colors used on the screen,
press the Color
until you find the mode best suited
for your vision needs.
Turn off the unit by pressing the Power button when not in
How To Change The Color Mode
Press the Color Mode button
to cycle through the
Magnifier’s 3 different color modes as follows:
Enhanced positive image (black on white)
Enhanced negative image (white on black)
How To Increase or Decrease the Magnification Level
Press the Magnify button
to cycle through the four levels
of magnifications: 5X, 6X, 7.5X, or 10X.
How To Freeze/Unfreeze The Image
Press the Freeze/Unfreeze
button to switch between
freezing and unfreezing the current magnified picture.
How To Capture Digital Photos
Load a micro SD card (not included) into the micro SD card slot.
button to capture a photo. The captured
photos will be automatically stored in the micro SD card.
How To Play Back Captured Images
Press the Playback
button to view captured photos. Press
buttons to move forward
and backward through the images again.
To return to “Reading” mode, press the Playback
How To Download Captured Pictures to Your PC or Mac
Connect the Magnifier to a PC or Mac by USB Cable to a USB
port on your computer. Turn the Magnifier on. Browse the new
drive which will appear on your computer, browse the folders
and find your captured images.
How To Turn On/Off The Device
Turn on and off the unit by pressing the Power button located
at the side. To save battery power, please always turn off the
Magnifier when not using it. The Magnifier will turn off
automatically if it is not in use after
Part Names & Functions
(See the next page for explanations of each part.)
Micro-SD card slot
The screen is blank.
Ensure that the power is on.
Ensure the battery has enough power.
Verify that the item you want to magnify is
positioned correctly under the center of the
The unit does not turn on.
Change the battery with new ones.
Check if the batteries are installed in the right
The image on the screen is
dark and/or distorted.
Ensure that the unit is positioned flat on the page
you are reading.
Ensure that the foot of the magnifier flips out to
its maximum position.
There are smudges or
blemishes on the screen
Clean the screen and the Lens (located on the
bottom of the unit).
Text is too small to read
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