Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W70 Digital Camera ?

The Sony battery that came with the camera no longer works

\015 After the battery was depleted, I charged it and now I get a "Use compatible battery only" error when I turn on the camera.\015

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I had the same problem and tried cleaning the contact points with alcohol on cotton swabs and it didn't work so I tried using a clean pencil eraser and after cleaning both the battery contact points and the 3 contact points within the camera using a twisting motion, it works!
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