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No playback on JVC GR-D72

I was viewing several recorded digital video tapes on my computer through my digital camcorder (JVC GR-D72) to label them, and after reviewing 6 tapes with no problem, there is no playback on the 7th.  I know there is video on the tape - I tested this by putting one in that I recently viewed and got the same response - no playback - a blue screen.  Everything else seems to be working fine, although I haven't tested the recording ability because I don't have a blank tape right now.  The LCD viewed images just fine, though, when I tried that.  The tapes rewind and fast forward just fine.  Any idea why it would suddenly not play back recorded video and what I can do about this?

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Re: no playback on JVC GR-D72

It souunds like the problem is in the Vid-PC connection. I suggest you start by downloading the latest version of whatever software you have used to capture and view.

Also - uninstall any hardware in the PC that is used to capture (just remove from system device list) and then restart the PC and let it detect and re-install.

If you don't know how to do these steps, then you'll need geek help.

Posted on Dec 21, 2007

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