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ARPI a tape is inserted it says "REMOVE THE CASSETTE" and it won't allow the compartment to accept the tape and close

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  • Anonymous Mar 01, 2008

    MY CANON ZR100 WILL NOT ACCEPT MY TAPE AND CLOSE. INSTEAD IT BEEPS 4 TIMES AND RELEASES TAPE. HELP!!

  • rsbarrand Aug 07, 2008

    Hello,



    I'm having the same issue!! Wont accept the tape if the tape is at the begining of the tape. Must be something to do with the device that detects the begining of a tape???



    Rach

  • Anonymous Oct 05, 2008

    5 beeps same message wont take tape

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