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Transfer movie from mini tape to computer - JVC GR-D770U

I just bought my first digital video camera. A JVC GR-D779U. It uses the small mini tapes. There are no instructions on transferring the data from the camera/tapes to my computer. I assumed it would be simple. I have no clue how to do this. I hook up the video camera with the tape in it to my computer via a USB port, turned the camera to "play" and assumed some software would magical appear on my computer to walk be through this. I am running Windows XP on my computer.


I have a JVC GR-D770U Video Camera. I have connected the camera by the USB port but the Vista Program does not see the camera. I can only assume I need the software for Vista to down load my videos to a CD.

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  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    Hi Hope you can help I have lost the software for my JVC GR-D70EK Video Camera and wondered if you could advise where to obtain the software to enable me to recover the film form the tapes I have of the kids. please contact me on if you could help it would be great. Thank you. Kind regards Dave.



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Install first the bundled software with your camera turned on and plugged in to your pc and then restart your pc if its necessary..

Posted on Dec 27, 2007

  • Asdrubal Perez Dec 27, 2007

    after you have installed the software... you will see your device when you plug it in like if it where a CD.. open it, and then the pictures will be in the folder DCIM..



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You need a DV Cable - Page 41 of your instruction booklet.

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