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Accessing the cd

I just got this camcorder and I have no clue how to open the part where the recording device is. Can someone help?...

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Re: accessing the cd

Here's the link for the user manual; Check page 2 - There is no CD recording device. A DVD burner drive is sold as a separate unit(page 47), the main camera unit has an internal hard disk drive, and the option of recording to an SD card. check page 15 for details of the SD card option. If what you want to do is access the internal hard drive, be aware that this would void the warranty, and is not recommended unless there is a fault with the unit. If this is the case, please post back with details. Hope this helps :)

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