Having problems with your Olympus Digital Cameras ?

I bought an olympus sp-560uz and i'm not sure how to charge the batteries or indeed if they can be charged i got a mains plug and lead with the package which doesnt seem to plug anywhere in the camera do i have to buy a seperate charger for the four lithium batteries?


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