Canon IXUS 70, PowerShot SD1000 Basic User Guide

Preparations

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Charging the Battery.

Charge the battery before use under the following circumstances.
• When using the battery for the first time.
• When the "Change the battery pack." message displays.
1. Insert the battery into the battery charger.
2. Plug the battery charger (CB-2LV) into a power outlet, or 

attach the power cord to the battery charger (CB-2LVE) and 
plug it into a power outlet.
• Battery charger model names and types vary by region.
The charge indicator will light orange while the battery is 
charging. It will change to green when the charge is complete. 
Charging takes approximately 1 hour 30 minutes.

Preparations

To protect the battery and prolong its life, do not charge it for 
longer than 24 hours continuously.

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See the Advanced Guide: Battery Handling (p. 126).

Charge Indicator

Align these symbols

For CB-2LV

For CB-2LVE

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