Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W170 Digital Camera ?

Though I am using the original SONY Type G Lithium Ion battery I get a message "For use with compatible battery only" The memory chip is full and I want to transfer the images to a folder and start with an empty chip - but the camera shuts off after the message


Answers :

Hi there,

Try to connect your camera to your computer using the USB cable. Then Open a windows explorer and click on the drive letter associated in your camera. Once you have copied the images, you can just right click on the drive letter and choose format.

Please let me know if your need further assistance.

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The battery you should be using is an NP-BG1. It is considered a Sony Stamina battery. The 'G' battery is not quite the same thing.
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