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Tape will not play or record - flashing eject icon and beeping

I just took my camcorder out of the closet after being in there for several months, and now I am not able to play the tape or record, rewind, etc. I have read the manual and searched on here for solutions. Tried drying it out in case of a moisture problem, tried cleaning it, but not very well, I could not figure out how to take the compartment off to get in close. Im desperately hoping that I dont have to buy a new camcorder or pay to fix it. Help please!

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Re: tape will not play or record - flashing eject icon...

Moisture condensation has occured. Remove the tape for at least one hour

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We are having the same problem and are looking for a way to fix the issue.

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Re: tape will not play or record - flashing eject icon...

Hi! I think the Switch Block is defective. May be you need a service manual as well. examine and let me know. We can help you on the parts and manuals at a reasonable cost. may be you can seom of them in this link.

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