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

After a few seconds at power-up the "For use with compatible battery only" message is displayed and then the camera shuts down. Have cleaned contacts, tried 2 chargers and 4 batteries.

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Please make sure that the battery packs you are using are of model number NP-BG1.

Remove the battery pack and wait for one minute. Reinsert the battery and the camera should work. The chargers do not need to be changed. If the problem persists after using the correct battery, take it to a Sony authorized service center.

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This problem can be caused by a damaged power controller inside the camera. If the repair cost is high, then it is better to consider buying a new camera.

Sorry, just a little confused. You mention all the batteries do work including the fourth third-party one. Is the problem then solved? Or does the message still come up?
\015\012If it still comes up, do you feel the third party battery might be the issue?
\015\012Sorry, just need some more clarification on this.
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