Question about Canon ZR300 Mini DV Digital Camcorder
My canon zr300 mini dv camcorder keeps ejecting tapes, can't get a tape in to record or anything My Canon ZR300 video camera is having the same problem. It just started two weeks ago. When I insert a tape and try to close the lid it beeps and says "remove the cassette" and the lid will not close all the way. I tried a newly charged battery and a new tape several times and it still has the error. The manual said something about a camera malfunction and this message is to protect the tape. I was hoping I would be able to troubleshoot without having to send in for service but I have not seen any posted solution.
Wholey ****!!! that actually worked!!! I tried tapping it once or twice with no avail, then I punced it 5 or six times and it worked!!! lol.
Posted on Sep 23, 2008
Wow! The "Fonzie" method really did work for me too! I put my camcorder on my bed with the tape enclosure (closed) facing me and I gave it a good whack with my fist. I turned it on and it accepted the tape. THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!!!
Posted on Jul 17, 2009
Just wanted to add one more testament to the fact that this actually worked.
Posted on Apr 14, 2009
This absolutely worked, my husband can't believe I was able to fix it!!!
Posted on Nov 09, 2008
Holy ****! it worked....right before we were gonna throw it out the window...dont know how well that would of worked?!
Posted on Sep 25, 2008
Worked for me
Posted on Sep 16, 2008
I cannot believe this but it does work
Posted on Sep 04, 2008
I had the same problem for a while, i was about to send mine in to be repaired, but i tried this, and the tape has loaded
Posted on Jun 13, 2008
I just had the same problem and tried the solution, it worked!
Posted on Jun 08, 2008
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