GoPro’s website offers the official product manuals, or user manuals, for all of GoPro’s products, including the Hero model, as of 2016. The website provides the user manuals in PDF format in multiple languages, including English, Spanish and French.
From the GoPro home page, click the Support link at the top of the page. On the left-hand side of the page, select Product Manuals, and then select the Hero model from the drop-down list provided. After selecting the model, select your preferred language from the Select Manual or Select Quick Start Guide drop-down list to retrieve the manual or guide. The Product Manual or Quick Start Guide opens directly in the browser window in PDF format.
Additionally, GoPro offers tutorial videos hosted on YouTube and embedded on its website. GoPro offers different types of videos, including those explaining product features, field guides, getting started videos, behind the scenes videos and tips and tricks. Some playlists cover tips on how to use GoPros for athletes and detail the different frame rate, resolution and video modes. Other videos cover useful accessories, including straps and mounts, waterproof housing and anti-fog inserts. Other video tutorials show users how to create, edit and change modes and settings.