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Dc power source (battery)

When ever i put ON my camera it directly give me a prompt stating "change the batteries" on the LCD screen with dark background. When this prompt appears sometime lens remains open and st does not response.
till date i didn't use rechargeable batteries. i've been using Alkaline battery only.
so is it a software problem or hardware problem? comments pls
is it because of battery? comments pls.
or is it because of battery's host contacts? comments pls.

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Re: dc power source (battery)

Yes, you should be using rechargeable NiMH batteries. Alkaline batteries just don't have the power to stand up to digital cameras for more than a few pictures. Look for power ratings on the NiMH batteries of at least 2,500 mah.

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