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Can not playback

Suddenly it just wont playback. when I'm trying to playback on VCR mode it shows black on the LCD screen, I can see the displayed timecode battery etc. but the timecode is not running. I can run the video cassette back or forward or play it but still it shows black screen and the timecode is not running. There is not a problem with the LCD, it is working fine on camera mode. Also while trying to record every thing sounds and looks OK but the timecode is not running as well. Of course, I can not know if anything was recorded... I tried watching a prerecorded tape but it is still that black screen. Also i tried head cleaning cassette but it didn't solve the problem. please help me!

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Re: can not playback - Panasonic NV-GS50 Mini DV Digital Camcorder Video Cameras

What kind of smack???

Posted on Apr 03, 2008

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You know what i had the same problem for months and after reading here i too gave it a smack and it worked but never buying a panasonic again

Posted on Jan 27, 2008

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It works for me too. i just gave it smack then it works just fine after that. 

Posted on Nov 01, 2007

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I have the exact same problem with a panasonic NV-GS50. If i give the camera a smack it usually fixes the problem. hope this helps

Posted on Jun 03, 2007

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