Olympus fe-300 Introduction Manual (en)

• 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.
• Wipe gently with a soft, dry cloth.
• 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.
( This camera uses one Olympus lithium ion battery (LI-42B/LI-40B). No other type of batteries can 
be used.
( Power consumption by the camera varies depending on which functions are used.
( During the conditions described below, power is consumed continuously and the battery becomes 
exhausted quickly.
• The zoom is used repeatedly.
• The shutter button is pressed halfway repeatedly in shooting mode, activating the auto focus.
• A picture is displayed on the monitor for an extended period of time.
• The camera is connected to a computer or printer.
( Using an exhausted battery may cause the camera to turn off without displaying the battery level 
( The rechargeable battery is not fully charged at the time of purchase. Charge the battery fully with 
the LI-40C charger before use.
( The provided rechargeable battery usually takes approximately 5 hours to charge.
( This camera uses a charger specified by Olympus. Do not use any other type of charger.
Camera care
Cleaning the camera
Battery and charger
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