In Camera mode, only streaky vertical lines visible on screen
When the camcorder is in Camera (record) mode, all that is visible in the viewfinder and LCD screen are a series of coloured narrow vertical lines that sort of represent the image. This is also what is recorded. Playback of previous good recordings are perfect. Camcorder is about 4 years old. HELP!
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This problem may be due to a malfunction of the CCD image sensor in the camera. It is defective in this model and canon will repair it for you at no charge. Here is the link to their service notice. You can call the 1800 no in the article and they will send you a form along with a ups label to send the camera to them.
my computer is unstalling all files and now my cd software to my sony dcr-hc20e digital video camera recorder was lost.pls help to find a free cd software to my sony dcr_hc20e digital video camera recorder
Hi, Your camera DCR-HC20 has problem with ccd imager and this part will be replaced. After that camera will show live view to record. Sony announced free of cost repair scheme for such problem. You will pay shipping charges only $15 Click Sony Support for details.
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There is no picture or a black screen appears in the viewfinder or LCD when attempting to record.
this procedure to troubleshoot if there is no picture or a black screen
appears in the viewfinder or LCD when attempting to record.
each of these steps represents a possible solution to this issue, check
the viewfinder or LCD status after completing each step.
may be necessary to refer to the operating instructions provided with
the camcorder for information on how to perform a task on your specific
Ensure the lens cap on the front of the camcorder has been removed.
Ensure a fully-charged battery is inserted in the camcorder.
Ensure the STANDBY/LOCK switch is set to the STANDBY position.
Turn on the camcorder and set it to the CAMERA mode.
Look to see if an image can be seen in the viewfinder or LCD.
Some camcorders have both a viewfinder and LCD. To conserve power, the
viewfinder and LCD will not display at the same time. To use the
viewfinder, the LCD must be closed.