First Steps First Steps
Charging the Battery Charging the Battery
The battery is not charged at shipment. Charge the battery before use.
1 Place the battery in the supplied battery charger.
Insert the battery in the orientation
indicated by the DFC labels.
The camera uses an NP-50 recharge-
Plug the charger in.
Plug the charger into a power outlet. The charging indicator will light.
The Charging Indicator The Charging Indicator
The charging indicator shows battery charge status as follows:
Charging indicatorCharging indicator Battery statusBattery status ActionAction
O O Battery not inserted.Battery not inserted. Insert the battery.Insert the battery.
Battery fully charged.Battery fully charged. Remove the battery.Remove the battery.
OnOn Battery charging.Battery charging. ——
BlinksBlinks Battery fault.Battery fault. Unplug the charger and remove the battery.Unplug the charger and remove the battery.