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Sony DCR-PC5 Upon turning the power on the camera beeps 9 times then flashes the code C:31:23. What does this mean and how can I fix it? Please help!

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Re: sony DCR-PC5

Take the battery out and turn selection switch to camera and then turn it off. Put the battery back in and its working again.
if that doesn't work try
Try smacking the side of the camera relatively hard with the palm of your hand. Eject the tape and reinsert. You may need to do this a couple of times.

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