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Battery inserted wrongly and now cannot remove
\015 I think I inserted battery in wrong - now it is stuck and i cannot removeExact same problem with my Fuji Finepix 710fd. Battery went in easy (did not have to be forced at all) but must have been inserted wrongly as is now stuck fast and will not budge.\015
I used a fork and just placed it into one of the grooves in the battery.... But i placed my battery in upside down so there is a little groove. I kindof placed it in and pushed down on the other end of the fork. (like a lever)
I did the same thing. Don't send it back. I used my fingernail (it hurt like hell), and then used a blunt end of a spoon. It doesn't break very easy, jsut don't dig in, cut it, or put force on that black plastic part.
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Battery inserted wrongly and now cannot remove
I used a fork and just placed it into one of the grooves in the battery.... But i placed my battery in upside down so there is a little groove. I kindof placed it in and pushed down on the other end of the fork. (like a lever)Good luck!! ... Digital Cameras
Battery inserted wrongly and now cannot remove
Take out the 6 screws, 2 left, 2 right 2 bottom next to battery compartment. Carefully remove case back (separates at join of matt silver/chrome edge and lever apart. a tiny ribbon cable will still be attached, so don't be impatient and be really gen ... Fuji FinePix F401 Digital Camera
Fugi Z10 I managed to insert the battery in the wrong direction and is stuck now. Is there a straight forward way to remove or is a job for a specialist? After removing battery, which was inserted wrong way, camera is not working, even though battery is charged.. Would the camera be damaged or should I just buy a new battery?
Buy a new battery matee, i did the same thing, i bought a replacement battery on ebay, works a treat and im guessing half the rice of what you would buy in stores. good luck! ... Fuji FinePix Z10fd Digital Camera
I've just bought a new DSLR Olympus camera and fully charged the battery. The camera switches on when there is no memory card inserted but as soon as I insert a memory card the camera won't switch on. If I remove the card and try to switch the camera on it still won't turn on, I have to remove the battery, put it back in then switch on the camera. Any ideas what's wrong?
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Battery i inserted my battery incorrectly and cannot take it out. i dont mind damaging the battery because i can buy a neew one. have you anyy suggestions that might help to remove th battery
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