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Won't record or play anymore

Hi, My camcorder hadn't been used for a while, but was stored in my PC desk. When I come to use it, it recorded for a short while and then chewed up the tape. I bought a new tape and recorded a few seconds of film, but the taped got chewed again. After fixing the tape and re-inserting it, the power light continuously flashes in two's and I am unable to use the record or play functions. Any idea what's happened? Thanks. Neil.

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Re: Won't record or play anymore

You need keep the power plugged in and allow the internal battery to recharge as it may have discharged due to lack of use.
Alternativley the internal battery may need replacing by a qualified engineer. You should know if this is the problem as it usually denoted by a red flashing battery with a line striking through it.

Posted on May 19, 2008

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