For Your Safety

To prevent damage to your Nikon product or injury to yourself or to others, read the

following safety precautions in their entirety before using this equipment. Keep these

safety instructions where all those who use the product will read them.

The consequences that could result from failure to observe the precautions listed in this

section are indicated by the following symbol:


Turn off in the event of


Should you notice smoke or an unusual

smell coming from the camera or AC

adapter, unplug the AC adapter and

remove the batteries immediately, taking

care to avoid burns. Continued operation

could result in injury. After removing or

disconnecting the power source, take

the equipment to a Nikon-authorized

service representative for inspection.

Do not disassemble

Touching the product’s internal parts

could result in injury. Repairs should be

performed only by qualified technicians.

Should the camera break open as the

result of a fall or other accident, take the

product to a Nikon-authorized service

representative for inspection after

unplugging the product and/or removing

the batteries.

Do not use the camera or

AC adapter in the pres-

ence of flammable gas

Do not use electronic equipment in the

presence of flammable gas, as this could

result in explosion or fire.

Handle the camera strap

with care

Never place the strap around the neck of

an infant or child.

Keep out of reach of chil-


Particular care should be taken to pre-

vent infants from putting the batteries or

other small parts into their mouths.

Observe caution when

handling batteries

Batteries may leak or explode if improp-

erly handled. Observe the following pre-

cautions when handling batteries for use

in this product:

• Before replacing the batteries, turn

the product off. If you are using an

AC adapter, be sure it is unplugged.

• Use only the batteries approved for

use in this product (c 10). Do not

combine old and new batteries or

batteries of different makes or types.

• If Nikon rechargeable EN-MH1 NiMH

batteries are purchased separately,

charge and use each of them as a set.

Do not combine batteries from differ-

ent pairs.

• Insert batteries in the correct orienta-


• Do not short or disassemble batteries

or attempt to remove or break battery

insulation or casing.

• Do not expose batteries to flame or to

excessive heat.

• Do not immerse in or expose to


• Do not transport or store with metal

objects such as necklaces or hairpins.

• Batteries are prone to leakage when

fully discharged. To avoid damage to

This icon marks warnings, information that should be read before 

using this Nikon product to prevent possible injury.