Question about Sharp Viewcam VL-Z3U Mini DV Digital Camcorder
Open up all the doors
pull the tape and
leave that door open also
pull the battery
and leave the camera overnight on the water heater
regular water heaters are pretty warm, and your camera will dry out nicely
Posted on Mar 24, 2008
Depends how long you've been using the camera without
Maintenance from a professional company. It's about $20 to 30 dollars for a complete check and cleaning... I do it every 3 years... my camera works perfectly. Any defects they will find them and for a small charge they will fix them right up.
Also have a head cleaner after 24 hours of taping and or reviewing you'll need to clean your heads with a sony cassette head cleaner that runs for 10 seconds automatically when you press play.
QTips tech support....
Posted on Feb 22, 2008
The only thing I can suggest is resetting the camera by removing the tape and closing compartment... then remove batteries and let sit for 3 minutesturn on camera and insert tape, you should get it to work... my cam does the same thing, I use it and right when something important comes up I get hit with the dew warning.. apparently its a faulty sensor inside the camera usually I can override it by resetting the camera. I hope this helps in any way, i know the frustration with these damn camcorders, it will be the last dv cam I buy from sharp
Posted on Jan 25, 2007
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jul 01, 2014 | Sony Handycam HDR-PJ10 Camcorder
Jul 02, 2010 | Computers & Internet
Mar 13, 2009 | Sharp Viewcam VL-Z5U Mini DV Digital...
Jan 25, 2009 | Sharp Viewcam VL-Z7U Mini DV Digital...
Oct 22, 2008 | Sharp Viewcam VL-Z7U Mini DV Digital...
Feb 26, 2008 | Sharp Viewcam VL-Z7U Mini DV Digital...
250 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: