Installing and removing the battery on the EOS 5D
Article ID: ART174032 | Date published: 04/24/2019 | Date last updated: 04/24/2019
 

Description

Installing and removing the battery on the EOS 5D

Solution

Installing the battery.
Load a fully charged BP-511A battery pack into the camera.

1. Open the battery compartment cover.

  • Slide the lever as shown by the arrow and open the cover.

2. Insert the battery.

  • Point the battery contacts downward.
  • Insert the battery until it locks into place.

3. Close the cover.

  • Press the cover until it snaps shut.
 
Removing the battery

1. Open the battery compartment cover.

  • Slide the lever as shown by the arrow and open the cover.

2. Remove the battery.

  • Slide the battery lock lever as shown by the arrow and remove the battery.