Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S51S Digital Camera ?

I can not find in the directions how to set the camera to take a photo 15 to 30 seconds after I step away (S51S), for a portait type photo. Am I misreading, not finding or is the camera not equiped for such Thank You


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Look on page 18 of the BASIC user guide for instructions on how to use the Self Timer. You will find a link to download the guide about midway down the following page:
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\015\012http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=ModelInfoAct&tabact=SupportDetailTabAct&fcategoryid=223&modelid=15207#DownloadDetailAct
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