Olympus FE-45 Instruction Manual (en)

 Battery handling precautions
In addition to the batteries provided with the 
camera, the following types of battery can be 
used. Choose the power source best suited to 
the situation.
AA alkaline batteries
The number of pictures that you can take may 
vary considerably depending on the battery 
manufacturer and shooting conditions.
AA NiMH batteries (rechargeable batteries)
Olympus NiMH batteries are rechargeable and 
economical. For details, refer to the instruction
manual for your charger.
Use only batteries approved for use in 
this product. Otherwise it could result in 
Follow the instructions in this manual (p. 51) 
when disposing used batteries.
The following types of batteries cannot be 
Lithium battery pack (CR-V3)/AA (R6) 
manganese (zinc-carbon) batteries/AA (R6) 
oxyride batteries/AA (R6) lithium batteries
Power consumption by the camera varies 
depending on which functions are used.
Power is consumed continuously during the 
conditions described below causing batteries 
to become exhausted quickly.
The zoom is used repeatedly.
The shutter button is pressed halfway 
repeatedly in shooting mode, activating the 
auto focus.
The camera is connected to a computer or 
Battery life varies depending on the type of 
battery, manufacturer, shooting conditions, 
etc. Similarly, the camera may turn off without 
displaying the battery level warning or may 
display the battery level warning more quickly.

 Camera care
Wipe gently with a soft cloth. If the camera is 
very dirty, soak the cloth in mild soapy water 
and wring well. Wipe the camera with the 
damp cloth and then dry it with a dry cloth. If 
you have used the camera at the beach, use a 
cloth soaked in clean water and wrung well.
Wipe gently with a soft cloth.
Blow dust off the lens with a commercial 
blower, then wipe gently with a lens cleaner.
  Do not use strong solvents such as benzene 
or alcohol, or chemically treated cloth.
  Mold may form on the lens surface if the 
lens is left dirty.
When storing the camera for extended periods, 
remove the battery and card, and keep in a 
cool, dry place that is well ventilated.
Periodically insert the battery and test the 
camera functions.
  Avoid leaving the camera in places where 
chemical products are handled since this 
may result in corrosion.