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Video transfer I have an older rca cc150 camcorder that uses the compactvhsc tapes. I would like to transfer these videos to my pc to burn dvds. Theonly external connection is for an rf video output adapter that connects thecamera to the tv via the cable input(not rca cables) this external connectionlooks like a ps/2 but with 8 pins. What would be the easiest way to transferthese videos? Without buying any expensive equipment?

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    I have an older rca cc150 camcorder that uses the compact vhsc tapes. I
    would like to transfer these videos to my pc to burn dvds. Theonly
    external connection is for an rf video output adapter that connects
    the camera to the tv via the cable input(not rca cables) this external
    connection looks like a ps/2 but with 8 pins. What would be the easiest
    way to transfer these videos? Without buying any expensive equipment?

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I had the same problem. I tried to solve this issue by buying a dvdmaker usb 2.0 gizmo. I have to use my VHSc cassette adapter and put it in the vcr.I connected the vcr and new gizmo to the pc and could see the video on my monitor- but no audio. So I tried plan b, which didn't requite any other purchases. I connected my old camcorder to my newer digital canon camcorder (which converts the signal from analog to digital) this in turn, is connected by a firewire to my pc. I can see (and hear) the video on the viewer of the camcorder. So far, it isn't being captured by my pc. Is this a Vista issue ? I don't know. I'm hopeful... I'll figure it out!

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