While recording videos, take note that the camera will automatically initiate recording as soon as the camera is powered on. Note: Always power the camera using the included Universal Power Adaptor.
Most times you will not need to actively record using the camera. However, if you prefer to control recording as you desire, you must use the OK button on the right side of the camera to start and stop recording. Note: The camera does not have an option to be disable the Auto-Record feature.
If you were in another mode and enter the Video Mode use the M (Mode) Button on the right side of the camera to switch modes, then you can simply press the OK button to start recording.