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Horizontal snow lines on record and playback

My camcorder has recently started recording with a lot of horizontal white snow lines. Playing back old 'good' recordings is showing the same condition. I have used a 'dry' head cleaning tape several times but to no avail. Any sugestions gratefully received. cocky500

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The symptom is caused by a dirty video head. sometimes cleaning tape cannot do all the jobs, especially when the dirt is so much that any cleaning tape cannot remove it. open the cover, use a clean white paper dampened with a little alcohol. use your finger on the paper and gradually move the head drum back and forth. donot move the paper up or down. just move the drum slowly. good luck!

Posted on Jan 31, 2007

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