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Sony Cybershot For use only with compatible battery charger


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I have had my camera for over a year now without a problem. It is a Sony Cybershot 7.2 Megapixels. Everytime I turn it on a black screen and the message - "For Use with Compatible Battery Only" comes on and then it shuts down before I can take a picture. My battery is a Sony, G Type, Lithium Ion, NP-BG1. I have two of these batteries and I've charged them both fully and nothing seems to help. Is it the battery or the camera? Help! Thanks!


Just now i bought sony camera dsc-s750 i m wondering after i show all this comment,,,,that will be happent with my camera????????????????tks kdek ... Digital Cameras

My sony cyber-shot DSC-H55 worked great until recently. It won't turn on or ANYTHING. I had to buy a replacement charger since during my move I lost it. It says that it is compatable with my battery but even after charging, (the charger even says the battery is charged) it won't turn on, the play button even won't turn work! It hasn't been dropped and I've only used it like 4 times since I bought it! HELP!!!


I dropped my camera, it worked OK for some time then now it shows a black dot image on the viewing screen and on the pictures I take out? what is this, a major problem? ... Sony Cyber-shot DSCH55 Digital Camera

Sony cybershot problem- for use with compatible battery only


Try clean contacts of camera for battery and contacts of the battery also, specially the middle one - it is for communication between camera and circuit inside the battery. If the problem persists, try use anot ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera

For use with compatible battery only...Sony Cybershot


Try to reset the camera. Reset is an option in the menu. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W70 Digital Camera

For use with compatible battery only...Sony Cybershot


... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W530 Digital Camera

When I used a duracell digital battery charger for my sony w330 type n battery, i get an error message saying it is not compatible battery...what's up


Have you found a solution to this problem? the exact same thing happened to me. ... Sony Cybershot W330 Digital Camera

Bad battery I own the sony dsc-w30,one day, my brother charge the battery with an universal charger,since that day,the device just display "Use a compatible battery" and then turn off,please help me,cuz I don't know how to do


Your Brother Killed the Battery\015\012so Your brother goes and buys you another,\015\012And this time use the appropriate charger routines as outlined in the manual ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W30 Digital Camera

My sony cybershot dsc-s780 can be turned on but within 3 secs the screen goes black and displays the message "for use with compatible battery only" the battery is the one which came with the camera! coldaws,lancs


My cyber-shot dsc s780 did the whole "Use with compatible battrey" thing and I gave it the ole Fonz on the side of the camera closest to the battery and it seemes to be working now. I'm certainly no professional, however, everything needs a good sma ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W170 Digital Camera

When I turn on my camera (sony cybershot Digital still camera DSC-S750) it says "For use with compatible battery only". It's the same battery i've had since i bought it..what happened?


... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S750 Digital Camera

Hi, I have a Sony Cybershot DSC H10....I lost the charger for it when my family and i went on a trip to Florida in 2009! Never bothered getting a new charger since I had a iphone and took most of my pictures with that! Recently i decided it was time to break out the Sony, bought a new charger...attempted to charge the battery and nothing...got a another new charger thinking it was that and again battery didnt work in the camera so i got a new battery....charged new battery and the camera still w


Hi,I'm Sony tech and will try to help you in that problem.Let me know does power light comes On for a while when you press power button OR does lcd shows any light/ error message etc during power up process OR there is no sign of life at ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H10/B Digital Camera

Problem Hi, I just recently purchased a DSC-W50 camera off ebay and I google the battery type and found that this camera uses Sony NP-BG1. I bought the battery from an ebay seller and received it today. I inserted it into the battery slot and I got a message stating " for use with compatible battery only" . I charged it for 2 hours and I got the same message. has anyone had this type of thing happen? Could it be the battery or am I using the wrong battery type. Please advise. Thanks


I bought a SONY DSC-S750 3 months ago. Since last week, when i turn the\015\012camera on, appears the message "for use with compatible battery only".\015\012The battery came with the camera. The camera was bought in a big store\015\012in Philadelphia ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera

Battery problem i turn on my camera and it says cyber-shot then a notice comes on saying "for use with compatible battery only" , the battery i use is the one that came with it. the charger i use, ive used since i got it. it just all of a sudden started doing it. do i trouble shoot it? -if so how? what do i do?


Go to Ebay and buy a new battery and charger. Be aware that the electronics in the camera may also be at fault. Batteries do not last forever, they have a lifespan of so many charges. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T70 Digital Camera

I have a Cyber-shot DSW-W310 camera. I recently purchased a new battery. When my battery needed to be recharged I used my recharger. I placed the battery in my camera. It is appears it is fully charged but the camera says "For use with compatible battery only" Then the camera shuts down. The battery I have is a Sony battery that worked just a few days ago!!! HELP!!! The battery was $50.00!!!! Not sure if it is my charging dock that is causing the problem with my battery.


... Sony Cybershot DSCW310 Digital Camera

My cybershot DSC-S730 has new NiMH batteries. The batteries can be fully charged when i put them into the camera and after a few photos I often put the camera away. When i go to use the camera the next day the battery charge is insufficient to open it. I can then them remove the batteries and put them into an older model cybershot and the old camera will work with the same batteries. Why does the new camera only work with batteries that have come directly off the charger. This is a nuisance as I


... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S730 Digital Camera

My Sony camera takes a K battery. One battery works but when I put another in that is also a K, it tells me to use a compatible battery. Is there something wrong with the battery. They are both Sony K batteries.


The battery or the little controller in the battery may be faulty. It may also be a fake sony battery. There have been a few of those around.If it isn't being recognized properly and it is fully charged there is nothing you can do to fix ... Digital Cameras

My sony cyber shot keeps turning off saying for use with compatible battery only. The battery is fully charged and is the orginal battery it came with. Sony suggested to repower the camera by holding the power button for 30 seconds with the battery out. This did nothing. Their suggestion was to send it in for service. They wanted about the same I paid for the camera to fix it. Is there anyone that can help me?


Hi,Please elaborate your problem providing us with more details of the issue and the model numberThanks for using FixYa. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W35 Digital Camera

My sony cyber shot keeps turning off saying for use with compatible battery only. The battery is fully charged and is the orginal battery it came with. Sony suggested to repower the camera by holding the power button for 30 seconds with the battery out. This did nothing. Their suggestion was to send it in for service. They wanted about the same I paid for the camera to fix it. Is there anyone that can help me? Please and Thank you


Power the camera with the dc adapter in ..and see if it let you look in the menu ..If it does you should try to reset the settings from the main menu ..setting reset or something called like this ..cause it has a choice over the power source ....prob ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W35 Digital Camera

Sony Cybershot DSC-T77 Battery not compatable


Hi,Info lithium battery used in Sony camera has inbuilt chip/ circuit that determines stored charge in battery and generate special signal for system control chip and you see that info as battery remaining charge time in camera lcd. You will se ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T77 Digital Camera

Battery? My sister got my Sony Cybershot wet...not submerged or anything...just wet. At first I thought it was broken b/c it would not turn on but I plugged it into the wall charger and it turns on just fine and takes pictures and everything..but the second you disconnect the wall charger from the camera it turns off...no juice at all. I'm wondering if I should waste money on a battery or just buy a new camera. Any suggestions? Could it possibly just be the battery?


Hi,     You have to change the bettery but also check that the board from which bettery pass the supply it could also be short due to water.In this case it is not necessary that battery could be damaged. Thanks a ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera

My sony dsc w35 is displaying the message "for use with compatible battery only" its the same battery ive been using the whole time ive had this camera. its fully charged, and when used in another camera, it works fine. how can i fix this?


This is usually caused by mistakenly putting the battery in the wrong position and tried to turn it on. Just get a small wire and short-circuit it between all the three electrical contacts on the battery, making them to touch each other. Then put it ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W35 Digital Camera

I have a Sony Cybershot DSC-W5 5.1MP - purchased about four and half years ago (ancient in technology years I know) - but it's a good camera and has served me well. For about six months I've had issues with it staying powered on. Have used rechargeable batteries (the ones it came with) and same size Energizer rechargables forever (it takes double A batteries) - I thought it was the batteries I'd been using but bought a fresh pack of regular consumable double A's - Duracell and same problem - it


Have you tried this technique? Rub the contacts in the battery compartment with a pencil eraser and then with a cotton swab lightly dampened with rubbing alcohol. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera

My Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W70 Digital Camera now shows use compatible battery only error and then turns off with the same Sony battery I came with the camera. How do I fix this problem?


Buy new battery, charge it fully and power up camera with that. ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W70 Digital Camera

Every time i turn on my sony cyber-shot DSC-N2 now it says "For use with compatible battery only" and then turns off? Never happened before in last 4 years of use? Any suggestions... maybe need a new battery?


Your camera uses a proprietary Sony InfoLithium battery which I presume you are using. The message normally only comes up when using non-genuine batteries though the chip in genuine batteries sometimes gets corrupted. Four years is a fair lifespan fo ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N2 Digital Camera

I have a sony DSC-T300 Comes on for a few seconds and then comes up with for use with compatible battery only. The battery is correct and original sony. any ideas?


That's pretty weird, it seems likely that the camera's firmware just needs some updating. Sony has a support website, esupport.sony.com, type in DSC-T300 and see what they have there. If your problem's not covered, simply take it to where you got it ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T300 Digital Camera
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