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MV730i video camera not used for 6 months. How do I recharge the battery? Will connecting the camera to the Canon mains adaptor automatically charge the battery? Do I leave the camera in the off position while doing this?


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Connect your AC adaptor into CAM and set to off position and make sure the amber light will on to indicate the system is charging OK
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