Let me add 3 more question


Let me add 3 more questions I should have thought of before:

6. If you put in a tape that you had already successfully recorded on before, and try to play it in the camera, do you see the images then? (I think you already indicated YES, but just want to make sure.)
7. If you put in a fresh tape (never used before), and try to record something, rewind, and then upload to your computer by firewire, do you get anything on the computer? (Good video file? File with just static? File with just black? No file at all?)
8. Is there any place in the menus to select where the video comes from? (Only woud apply if the camera has a video or AV input jack, so you could record from some other video device, like a VCR.)

(Note: It’s looking like a break in the video signal somewhere between the CCD and the recordiing circuitry. Which would mean a trip to the repair shop. :'( )

Just trying to pinpoint where the problem really is. 😕
Ken Hull

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