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Sharp viewcam VU-E36U eject compartment won't open

My camera gives message:  "Eject cassette".  I can open the compartment but pressing the "eject" button does not open the casette holder.

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SOURCE: Cassette holder does not close

Try inserting another tape first. If the trouble is still there,Defective mechanism, a stucked mechanism is present. camcorder are smart it can detects error and shuts down itself for safety. earlier models dominoes the defect if the user is not quick enough to react when something goes wrong with the camera. You need professional service to fix it.

Posted on Sep 28, 2007

SOURCE: camcorder cassette holder stuck/won't eject

Try taking the battery out...

Posted on Jun 30, 2008

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SOURCE: Canon ZR900 cassette won't eject

you could hit like the method for if a canon won't let you put in a cassette but i don't know if that will work. just hit it on the non screen side a few times and in theory it should work.

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Posted on Jan 03, 2009

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SOURCE: will not accept cassette - keeps responding "eject cassette"

Had the same problem and took the battery out of the camera to reset. Worked fine after that.

Posted on Apr 11, 2009

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SOURCE: Sharp Viewcam VL-AH151U keeps saying "eject cassette"

Assuming the record tab is in the correct position, download the manual for the VL-AH150U, very close to the 151U.
Page 10 of the manual shows the normal reasons for the "eject cassette" message. If not, I would call Sharp support at
1-800-BE-SHARP (237-4277) for referral to a local repair center.
Let me know if this helps.

Posted on May 03, 2009

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