Having problems with your Nikon COOLPIX L18 Digital Camera ?

Wrong batteries settings prevents access to menu

\015 I have mistakenly changed the batterie type, for lithium batteries, I don\302\264t have that kind of batteries, and when I turn on the camera, send a batteries exhausted error with my nickel metal batteries. So I can\302\264t go back to the menu to change that wrong setting, turning off and on, the first that displays the camera is that error, so I can't enters the menu. Is there any way to make a hard reset to recover the defaults settings? or to change the batteries type or simulate lithium type batteries justo to enter to menu again? Of course I mean solving the problem without buying that kind of batteries\015\012\015\012Thanks, a lot and forgive my stupidity\015

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Charge fully the batteries you have, to prevents the camera distinguish the type of batteries (maybe the camera senses the charge), turn on the camera and you will have access to the menu to set up the batteries type correctly, that´s all.
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