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Re: AA batteries

Originally Posted by Paulpp View Post
I am still having problems using AA batteries in the HLD4 and e-mailed Olympus today. Their response is not to use alkaline batteries as they are not compatable with the E3. I was however using AA-R6 Memorex zinc batteries without success. Have e-mailed Olympus again and will see what they say. Has anyone had any luck with this and if so with which batteries?
Not tried Alkaline battries but the HLD-4 manual states:

Supported Digital Cameras: E-3

Battery types: BLM-1 Lithium Ion, AA Alkaline, AA Lithium

So maybe worth sending a copy of the manual page to Oly support. Oly do seem reluctant to find a fix for this.
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