Question about Hitachi DZ-GX3200A DVD Camcorder

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Disc error serveral times now I have recorded events only to lose them to this darn camera. befroe I can come home to finalize the disc. It will tell me there is an error and the disc needs to be repaird. I try to repair it. Then it tells me the disc cannot be used, please replace disc. So I have lost my recording

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  • chelle80 Dec 07, 2007

    me too!

    Recorded my son's nativity this afternoon and the same happened. I have spent all evening trying to 'repair' it but it won't work!

    I am gutted!

  • weaverelectr Mar 04, 2009

    My camer has lost several videos for me. My son's birth, vacations and recently a video of his first snow encounter. I never repaired the disc but it will not let me do anything but format the disc. So I stopped. But the disc is not readable.



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If you get a disc error, DO NOT TRY TO REPAIR the data.

When you get a disc error, turn the camera off, turn the camera back on. When prompted to repair the data, select NO.

The camera should prompt you to Format the disk, select no.

you should go back to a normal camera screen, at this point push the FINALIZE button on the outside of the camera to finalize the disc.

This is your only option to save the data.

Never try to repair the bad data, it never works.

I have done this on two occasions, and it worked both times.

Posted on Mar 11, 2008


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