14 First Steps
Charging the Battery Charging the Battery
The battery is not charged at shipment. Charge the battery before use. The
camera charges the battery internally.
Turn the camera o and connect the camera
to the supplied AC power adapter using the
supplied USB cable. Then plug the AC power
adapter into an indoor power outlet.
QBe sure the connectors are in the correct orienta-
tion and then insert them fully.
The Self-timer Lamp The Self-timer Lamp
The self-timer lamp shows battery charge status as follows:
Self-timer lampSelf-timer lamp Battery statusBattery status ActionAction
OnOn Battery charging.Battery charging. ——
BlinksBlinks Battery fault.Battery fault. See page See page 95..
Charging complete.Charging complete. ——
Can not charge. Can not charge.
Unplug the AC power adapter from the power out-
let and reinsert the battery in the correct orientation
RThe camera operates in external power mode if the camera is turned on while
plugged into AC power.
QThe battery will not charge while the camera is on.