Having problems with your Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera ?

My new eos rebel xsi won't let me set it on portrait; instead it sets on landscape for both portrait and landscape

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To take a picture in portrait mode, you just have to turn the camera 90 degrees. When you view the pics, the camera will automatically make the picture upright for viewing but it will still be a portrait.
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