Question about Sony Handycam DCR-TRV280 Digital Camcorder
Thanks, the same thing happen with me and i did the same and now it's working!!
Posted on Oct 18, 2007
Is open the problem the caset is not coming!!!
Posted on Jan 08, 2010
I can't believe it.....i had this "reinsert the casette" problem ever since my wife dropped it Haloween night, 2007...
but after taking the battery out, smacking it on top with my palm 6 hard times, its working!!!
this idea really works....i hope forever!
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Posted on Jul 19, 2008
Hi im about to try this slap the video thing
my camera started doing this bull when I was in Hawaii!!!! last christmas. im gonna let ya all know after i try hitting it. you think sony would step it up a bit...?!
Posted on Jul 06, 2008
Thank you very much for helping me fix my camcorder. I hit it like it said three times and it worked like a charm. I owe you big. Its a mothers day present and my wifes happy now as am I.
Posted on May 17, 2008
Realmente si funciona
Posted on May 09, 2008
WOW!! At first, I didn't want to try it and I hit it lightly, but it didn't work. After hitting three times harder, IT WORKED!! I'm still amazed. Thank you!!!!
Posted on Feb 26, 2008
WOAH!~!~!! I smacked my camera 3 times, and it worked!!! Awesome!! Thanks everybody.. Me sooooooo happy
Posted on Feb 05, 2008
Thank you so much for the solution. I tried everything also. Hitting my camcorder worked!!!!!!
Posted on Feb 01, 2008
I'm a believer... you were all nuts for a little bit... however... smacking it in the exact spot, and reseting the camera does work! Thanks!
Posted on Jan 28, 2008
I removed my battery and it didn't help,
i pressed and held the reset button,
it didn't help.
after that i hit it three times at the top near the night shot plus, nothing.
then i took out the tape and hit it three more times. it reset and i had to put in the date and time and walah it works again.
Posted on Jan 08, 2008
SAME PROBLEM - SAME SOLUTION.
No #2. FANTASTIC CURE!
Why isn't it in user manual troubleshooter??
I used my 10 years old Nokia 3110 to spare my hands. 3 slams - peace of cake.
Don't use this cure for your camera too often too hard.
Overdose brings side effects and complications.
Contact spray can do a lot if you know where and how to use it..
Otherwise, ask someone qualified.
Posted on Jan 07, 2008
THANKS,, AT FIRST I THOUGHT I WOULDNT WORK, BUT GUEST WHAT IT DID,, MY CAMERA WASNT WORKING FOR MONTHS.JUST IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS,, THANKS ALOT.
Posted on Dec 23, 2007
I don't usually smack my electronics, but after I hit my camcorder a few times on the top with they palm of my hand, it worked fine. Thanks!!
Posted on Dec 15, 2007
WOW. I hit the top of the camera and it worked for me too! Thank you so much to the person who posted the solution!!! Now my son can finish his school project!!!! YEHHHH
Posted on Dec 10, 2007
Yep. Hitting it worked. Solution #3.
Posted on Dec 08, 2007
Count me in as one of the disbelievers, but not anymore! it worked for my camcorder also!
Posted on Nov 13, 2007
I can Not believe it. This really works My hand Hurts But I can use my camera to tape the ER. Thanks
Posted on Nov 11, 2007
I cant beleive it worked. I smaked mine about 6 times. I had to take out the battery for it to work but it did. I need a new camera after seeing that trick work
Posted on Nov 08, 2007
Hit your camera at the top close to the night shot plus butten 3 times fairly hard.
Posted on Aug 31, 2007
If you see a number appearing at the right corner of the lcd like the following..c31:23/c31:22 for reel sensor,c31:30 for the capstan motor responsible for playing/rewinding/forwarding its the one that moving the tape,c31:40 for the drum assembly at the center of the mechanism...sometimes all of these problem is poor connection at the socket on the main board.
Posted on Aug 26, 2007
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