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Grey lines across the screen

I am having problems with my camcorder screen. It has grey lines across it when playback a recording. I used a headcleaner and it still is there.

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  • caddis Apr 03, 2008

    Yep same problem I used a head cleaner as help

  • paulagearan Apr 12, 2008

    Every thing on my camera was fine and now there are grey lines when I play it back and on the tv screen too.

  • Rynee Jun 10, 2008

    Same problem, gray lines showed up out of no where. even have them on what I download to laptop.

    Need solution on how to correct this problem.

  • dunno7 Jun 23, 2008

    Same problem as described

  • svsev Apr 22, 2009

    I have the same problem with the horizontal lines across the screen. Picture is visible otherwise and sound a little distorted. My main issue is can the film be saved somehow if the tape is a problem bearing in mind there is an image playing.

    thank you

  • Anonymous May 04, 2009

    I have the same problem



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I tried a head cleaner.... That did not work either... Can anyone hep?

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Does this happen on all dvs tapes? If so then it is a problem with the head reader of the cam, but if only one tape, then that tape is either has quite an old recording on it or the tape is damaged.

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