15 First Steps
Charging the Battery
Charging via a computer Charging via a computer
The battery can be charged by connecting the camera to a computer.
Turn the camera o and connect the supplied
USB cable as shown, making sure the connec-
tors are fully inserted. Connect the camera di-
rectly to the computer; do not use a USB hub
QIf the camera is turned on, charging is not available.
QIf the computer goes into sleep mode while charging, charging will stop. To
continue charging, disable sleep mode on the computer, and disconnect and
connect the USB cable.
QCharging may be impossible depending on computer speci cations, settings or