8 First Steps
Inserting the Battery and a Memory Card Inserting the Battery and a Memory Card
After charging the battery, insert the battery and memory card as described
Open the battery-chamber cover.
RBe sure the camera is oﬀ before opening the
QDo not open the battery-chamber cover
when the camera is on. Failure to observe
this precaution could result in damage to
image ﬁ les or memory cards.
QDo not use excessive force when handling the battery-chamber cover.
2 Insert the battery.
Align the orange stripe on the battery with
the orange battery latch and slide the bat-
tery into the camera, keeping the battery
latch pressed to one side. Conﬁ rm that the
battery is securely latched.
QInsert the battery in the correct orientation. Do NOT use force or attempt to insert
the battery upside down or backwards. The battery will slide in easily in the cor-