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Can't open the dv tape

First camera shows "REVOVETHE TAP". after can not open the dv tape

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Solutions * The most frequent cause of this type situation is not having a power source attached, or a depleted battery pack. * Once the power source is available, some models require manually unlatching and opening a cover. * When the cover is fully open, the cassette will eject automatically after a few seconds. * If the tape still will not eject, seek assistance from a Service Facility because you need a special tool to remove the tape without causing further damage.

Posted on Sep 16, 2007

  • Jerry Hess Sep 18, 2007

    If you have sufficient power and it still does not open, by forcibly removing the tape you can damage the tape carrier and then you have even a bigger problem.

    Sorry, but you need to take to a repair shop that has the necessary tools to help you.

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