When things don't go right...
||Are there times when charging cannot be performed while the camera is connected to a computer with the camera's USB cable?
||It depends on the camera's current operational status. Check the camera's back lamp to determine the operational status as described below.
• Lit red
Charging is being performed normally.
Charging over a computer connection with the USB cable takes approximately 130 minutes.
Charging can take longer, however, depending on connection conditions.
• Lit/Flashing Amber
Charging being performed in USB data communication mode (camera turned on).
Charging is complete. Further charging is not required.
• Lit green
Charging in USB data communication mode (camera is turned on) is complete.
• Flashing Red
|-||Ambient temperature or the temperature of the battery may be either too high or too low.|
Disconnect the USB cable and wait until temperature is within the allowable charging range
before trying again.
|-||Battery contacts may be dirty. Wipe them with a cloth.|
|-||Try connecting to a different computer USB port. Depending on the setup of your computer,
you may not be able to charge the camera's battery over a USB connection.|
|-||Possible temperature and/or battery abnormality|
|*||Depending on the setup of your computer, you may not be able to charge the camera's battery
over a USB connection. If this happens, use of the USB-AC adaptor that comes with the camera
Charging time when using the USB-AC adaptor is approximately 110 minutes.
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