Question about Pure Digital Flip Video Ultra Camcorder
I turn the Camera on like normally and then instead of showing whatever the camera should be seeing it just displays a black screen. It still registers on the computer. I just got this please help.
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Flip video
Are you running it on a MAC or a PC? If you are on a MAC - that may be where the issue is coming from. The Flip is not really compatible with the MAC unless you dowload special software to change things......
Posted on Feb 16, 2008
SOURCE: Flip Video Camera Won't Start Up
Flip support helped me solve this problem. Their procedure is to take the batteries out of the camera and leave it sit for 48 hours. After 48 hours, put different batteries into the camera and turn it on. Your problem should be solved. It worked for me the first time and now I currently doing it for a second time. Waiting for 48 is no fun, but at least it works and fixing it is not expensive. No explanation was given to me about the problem.
Posted on Jul 30, 2009
THe camera is still likely recording good video and sound, you just can't see it on the little LCD screen. Go ahead and film something short, then plug the camera into your computer and see if you have a little movie. It's not good anymore, but can still work! I don't have a solution for the crash of the LCD monitor.
Posted on Dec 01, 2009
The smell test is always the best bet to see if it has been fried. If you can smell a burning smell then that would most likely be the problem.
Try unplugging the Camera and plugging it into a different wall outlet directly (don't go through an adapter).
Where the computer is concerned. Try Restarting your computer and plugging the camera back in. If this doesn't work, then also, try plugging the camera into a different USB slot (incase the one it is being plugged into is not working properly).
I hope this helps. Regards,
Posted on Feb 10, 2010
Testimonial: "Thanks 4 the suggestions. We eventually realized that it just take a long time to charge the Flip (about 4) hours & the wall adapter doesn't work. :)"
Tips for a great answer:
Oct 31, 2010 | Pure Digital Flip Video Ultra Camcorder
Jan 12, 2010 | Pure Digital Flip Video Ultra Camcorder
May 25, 2009 | Pure Digital Flip Video Ultra Camcorder
Dec 08, 2008 | Cameras
Oct 14, 2008 | Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera
Aug 04, 2008 | Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX2 Digital Camera
Dec 10, 2007 | Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T33 Digital Camera
1,691 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: