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Great to be able to set channels again, on an old but stoll fine working TV
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USING THE BATTERY PACK
Perform step 1) of â€śCHARGING THE BATTERY PACKâ€ť.
Approximate recording time (unit: min.) Battery pack Push in. BN-V11U BN-V12U (optional) BN-V20U (optional) BN-V400U (optional) Viewfinder on LCD monitor on
95 (50) 95 (50) 150 (85) 360 (205)
100 (50) 100 (50) 165 (90) 385 (210)
80 (45) 80 (45) 135 (75) 315 (190)
BATTERY RELEASE Switch
1 When using models equipped with LCD monitor 2 When using GR-SX970
( ): when the video light is on Power Switch To DC IN connector AC Adapter To AC outlet
USING AC POWER
Connect the AC Adapter to the camcorder ( step 2) and 3) of â€śCHARGING THE BATTERY PACKâ€ť). â€¢ The provided AC Adapter features automatic voltage selection in the AC range from 110 V to 240 V. ATTENTION Before detaching the power source, make sure that the camcorderâ€™s power is turned off. Failure to do so can result in a camcorder malfunction.
CHARGING THE BATTERY PACK
1) Hook the end of the battery pack to the camcorder and push the battery in until it locks in place. â€¢ If the battery pack is attached in the wrong position, a malfunction may occur. 2) Set the Power Switch to â€śOFFâ€ť. Connect the AC Adapter to the DC IN connector 3) Plug the AC Adapter into an AC outlet. The CHARGE lamp blinks to indicate charging has started. 4) When the CHARGE lamp stops blinking but stays lit, charging is finished. Unplug the AC Adapter from the AC outlet. Disconnect the AC Adapter from the camcorder.
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Be sure to fully discharge a battery pack before recharging or storing it for a long period of time, otherwise the battery performance will be reduced. 1) Perform steps 1) through 3) of â€śCHARGING THE BATTERY PACKâ€ť. 2) Press REFRESH for over 2 seconds. The REFRESH lamp blinks to indicate discharging has started. 3) When discharging is finished, charging
To Detach The Battery Pack . . . ... slide BATTERY RELEASE and pull out the battery pack.