Introduction

To complete this guide, you will need to purchase a new battery compartment cover and make sure that you have the tools listed. While it is not necessary to remove the battery to be able to remove the battery cover, it is always good practice to make sure that the device is completely powered off before attempting any repairs.

Parts

No parts required.

Find the side of the camera that looks like this.
  • Find the side of the camera that looks like this.

Push down on the black switch.
  • Push down on the black switch.

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While still pushing down on the black switch, slide back the battery cover (see photo for direction).
  • While still pushing down on the black switch, slide back the battery cover (see photo for direction).

Push the cover up to open the battery compartment, and then push the blue battery release switch. Push the cover up to open the battery compartment, and then push the blue battery release switch.
  • Push the cover up to open the battery compartment, and then push the blue battery release switch.

You can now take the battery out of the camera.
  • You can now take the battery out of the camera.

After removing the battery, take out  the two Phillips screws (4mm headsize x 3mm length) screws. You can now remove the battery cover.
  • After removing the battery, take out the two Phillips screws (4mm headsize x 3mm length) screws. You can now remove the battery cover.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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