1. Turn the off.
2. Connect a USB power source (a running computer or
ZOOM AD-17 AC adapter (sold separately)).
While the battery is recharging, the Charging LED on the back
of the will stay lit.
3. After charging completes, disconnect the cable from the
USB power source.
After charging has completed, the Charging LED will become
The battery will not charge while the recorder is on.
The surrounding temperature should be between 5°C and 35°C (41°F and 95°F) when charging. At
other temperatures, the battery could become hot, damaged or weakened.
Do not leave the cable connected for long periods of time after charging completes.
You must also follow the handling instructions in “Warnings and requests regarding safe battery use”
on page 45.
Recharging the battery completely (100%) takes about 3 hours when connected to a computer and about 2
hours when using an AC adapter. (The amount of time required will vary depending on the conditions.)
Charging the battery