Install MicroSD card and Battery for the GoPro Hero3 Camera

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Hello, and welcome to VisiHow. In this video we are going to show how to insert the microSD card and the battery in your GoPro HERO3 black edition.

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Steps

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    First thing you need to do, is to take the GoPro out of the housing.
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    We go the Lever as you can see, pull the Lever back.
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    Pull back the back screen and take it out of the housing.
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    Take the GoPro out of the housing.
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    Now we are going to insert the microSD card, You can see on the side, there is a hatch.
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    Pull that up to take it out.
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    As you can see, there is 3 Ports.
    A USB, HDMI, and the microSD
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    The GoPro does not come with the microSD card, you need to buy that.
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    That microSD card comes with a Data Adapter, as you can see here.
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    You can easily fit that microSD in the Adapter and push it in.
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    It should step in there like that.
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    Now, we just take that back out, and insert it into the Camera.
    Slip it until you hear a click.
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    Put the cover back on.
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    Turn the camera to the back.
    This where we put the battery.
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    You need to press the notch down here.
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    Flip it and the cover should drop out very easily.
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    Put the battery in the space you see.
    Facing towards you, as you can see here
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    As you can see, there is a small tab on the back of that battery.
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    That tab allows you to pull that battery out if you need to extract easily.
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    Now you need to put the cover back on.
    a Slight push until you hear a click.
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    Put the camera back in the housing.
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    Slit that back on with the lens facing the lens hole.
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    Put the back cover back on.
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    Snitch the level back in
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    Make sure that the waterproof rim is properly fit inside, so it is fully waterproof again.
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    Now you are ready to make some assume movies.
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    This was how to insert the microSD card and Battery into your GoPro HERO3 Camera, if you have any suggestions, please leave them in the section below.
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