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VHS to Canon MV450i transfer or direct to Mac

How do I transfer VHS from a VCR onto my laptop (a Macbook pro) either directly, or through my Canon MV450i?

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The MV450i has an AV input. So get a lead to go from the AV out from the VCR to the AV input at the front RHS of the lens (3 pin stereo jack socket behind grey cover - the lead was supplied with the camera). Go to the buttons behind the screen - press the line in button - camera goes to pause. Se the VCR playing - press the play / focus button to start recording to the tape.. Import to imovie as you normally do.
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Posted on Apr 26, 2009

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