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Canon zr800 video problem

I have a canon zr800 and suddenly it does not want to record or playback any images. the camer seems to work fine and you get a tv picture but it does not record or playback mini dvs. Any thoughts? I'm in canada by the way.

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  • Madflower Sep 14, 2008

    Never mind I solved this problem myself! Get a good video head cleaner and use it! It worked marvelously.




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One head cleaner cassette later the problem was fixed. Not only do you get Noise on the video you can actually get no video at all if theheads are dirty enough I guess.


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