Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera ?

Canon G9 Just bought a new Canon G9, which is serving it's purpose perfectly. The only problem I have is the a sign of a palm (hand) , always appearing on the right hand side of the screen . Is this mormal ? How can I make it disappear.

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Simply wanted to mention that this "shaking hand" icon also appears on my camera, brand new, not in movie or recording mode, and does not respond user-manual recommended ISO settings that should reduce/ eliminate stabilization problems, and therefore, presumably, the warning icon. Defect, perhaps? Also, user manual content differs from actual hardware, with no mention of this fact. Sadly, Canon seems unresponsive, so far auto-refusing an email request for tech help, my first attempt on a Saturday. No tech database to speak of either for the G9, so we're on our own apparently. Very disappointing.
While I can't be specific for your camera the "Palm" sign normally indicates that "Anti-shake stabilisation" is operational and although you can normally turn it off it is preferable not to as it improves the quality of your recording especially when using long zoom.
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