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NP-FH100 I just got a brand new DCR-HR7 HDD sony camcorder and thought of having a spare bettery and I found Sakar company's battery with a wire. When I used alone the battery in camera disply indicates this battery not compatible with this camcorder. After I pluged the wire which came with the battey camera works fine. But now wondering why there is 2 holes in the battery. One says FH and another says Charging. with two jacks I am confused, could anyone please let me know how to use the sakar NP-FH100 battery to the camcorder please.

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The 'charging' hole is for you to charge the battery. the 'fh' hole is to power the camcorder. no need to put battery on camcorder in either situation but it is convienent to attach the battery to camcorder.

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