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Apparently dropped The day before my son's first birthday party my husband had plugged the camcorder into an outlet to recharge and left it on the shelf. The next day apparently one of the unsupervised kids yanked on the cord and it crashed to the ground. I was not told about it and of course no one has any knowledge of it. The camcorder will not open with the disk access button so the video that I took before the party it not retrievable. The first time I turned it on the screen came up normally but the camera made a whirling noise which alerted me that the disc was not clicked mount correctly. Now, the camera is in what appears to be a "black screen of death" because no matter what I try it does not respond.

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  • mouseylynk May 28, 2008

    how do I get to the circuit board?

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Dear Mouseylynk,
If you can unscrew and open up camera, you will see very small size fuse on circuit board. one or two of them has blown or open.
If you can change it, please do it. Or go to nearest Sony service shop to fix this problem.

Posted on May 26, 2008

  • Shahid Electronics
    Shahid Electronics May 28, 2008

    You will find few small screws at sides and bottom of camera cabinet. Open them and there can be 3-4 latches/ locks nearby, try to open font and rear cabinet with care. Now you been reached at circuit board.

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