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Cannot transfer tape contents to Mac do i need a driver?

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  • petergbrandt Oct 09, 2010

    i have Mac, and i got firewire, i dont show up on my (MAC) when i turn the camara on PC? what do i do?

    Is there a diver to mac?

  • petergbrandt Oct 11, 2010

    i have mac not PC? i have fire wire?

  • petergbrandt Oct 11, 2010

    Cannot transfer tape contents to
    from my NV-GS400 Camcorder
    Cannot transfer tape contents to my (Mac) <-- npt PC, had it hooked up with the firewire and all, but no response? do i need a driver? if yes, where do i get?

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To transfer video from your camera you will need a firewire cable and a firewire port on your PC. If you don't have such a port you can buy a PCI firewire port. After you connected your camera with firewire cable you can then use Imovie to transfer your video.

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Hi,

There is no need for any driver for Mac.Because the GS400 is a mini-DV camcorder, you need to use Firewire to transfer your video, not USB.

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Are you connecting the camera and switching it on before opening iMovie?

Well, in order to isolate where the problem is here, there's really no other option other than to either (1) try a different firewire cable, or (2) try the camcorder on a different computer.

Let me know,if needed further assistance.

Hope i helped you.

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Posted on Oct 11, 2010

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1. Using the A/V Cables provided, connect the proper end of the cable to the Camcorder where labeled A/V Jack 2. Connect the other end to the A/V inputs on the VCR. (Location of A/V jacks may vary by model) 3. You must activate the video mode on your VCR. Look for a button labeled: TV/VIDEO, INPUT, SOURCE, LINE IN, LINE 1, etc. (For more information, consult the User Manual for the VCR.) 4. Once you are able to view the camcorder playback on your television, press Record on the VCR and play on the Camcorder.

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