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The camera rejects the tape, I can´t get it in

I have a new Panasonic AGDVX100B camera, it worked fine for a few days, but all of the sudden when I put a tape in, and close the tray, the camera pushes the tray open again. The first time this happened the display said: auto off - unloading lock.
What can I do??? This is an emergency because I am about to shoot an important happening of a friend of mine.

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  • tomas28 Dec 03, 2007

    Thnaks for responding so quickly. Yes, I am going from outside to inside, and I have tried several tapes, and including whitout a tape, but nothing. I also let it sit for a whole night. The problem is the deck doesn´t even goes in all the way, just for a little part and then it comes out again.



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Have you tried a different tape? are you going from outside to inside? might have condensation just let it sit for an hour.

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    Cary Farah Dec 03, 2007

    if the deck doesn´t even goes in all the way then I would guess to be an obstruction in the way or a gear has shifted putting the timing out of sync, if the dew sensor got condensation on it might take a while just keep trying.



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