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Trouble transferring video to computer.

I've never had any trouble transferring pics from my digital camera to my computer. But when it comes to my JVC GR-D295, I can't do it. I've followed all of the directions. When I finally get to the point where I can transfer the videos, it opens Fotomat. I click "Import" and it takes me to a site that says "About:blank." I've waited for twenty minutes and nothing ever happened. I look at the LCD screen on the camcorder and it says that the "USB" image had gone. What am I doing wrong?

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SOURCE: How to transfer the video in Mini DV to my computer

I suggest getting the PCI IEEE 1394 also known as FireWire card. Most of the time these Firewire card comes with a Video editing software but verify because you will need some form of video editing s/w to record the video. After recording then you can edit it however you like and transfer to DVD/etc. Always a pain in the as to edit video. I've done it a couple of times. So have fun. I still have not manage to find a Video editing s/w that will do a 5.1 audio or multiple audio tracks (similar to switching between languages)

Posted on Sep 06, 2006

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SOURCE: Can't transfer video from cam to pc

While capturing the video you have to change the Video mode to PAL or NTFS mode & store the Video's in Memory card,

When you want to transper the video's, remove the card or directly plug in to the camera to Computer USB port

Now you can transper the Movie's easily..

Try it out.

good luck..

Posted on Dec 02, 2007

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SOURCE: transfer movie from mini tape to computer - JVC GR-D770U

install first the bundled software with your camera turned on and plugged in to your pc and then restart your pc if its necessary..

Posted on Dec 27, 2007

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SOURCE: JVC GR-D250 Mini DV Digital Camcorder Authorised service center in pune india

This model is not supporting with pc when you play cassette only it is supporting with memory stick

Posted on Feb 28, 2008

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SOURCE: JVC GR DVL9800 - Vista won't recognize

I have the same camera and use vista without a problem. However I use the firewire interface and not the USB which might be the explanation.
By the way, I can't find my manual. The date and time don't stay saved for any length of time between use. Is there a baterry that need to be changed and if so where is it?


Posted on Mar 21, 2008

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its true that normally you don't need to download the driver, however when it does pop up, i'd say go here and just download the zip file for the drivers.

Posted on Jun 02, 2008

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