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I have a sony ccd-v701 hi8 video camcorder. Everything seems to work fine until you play back the recording. It's like the vertical or horizontal scan is messed up. You can see that there is a recording, but it's all scrambled on the screen.

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SOURCE: this Sony Handycam Hi8

Sorry? whats not being shut? Please give details about problem you facing.

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SOURCE: Sony CCD-TR750E: After inserting my Hi8 tape then

After inserting a hi8 tape into the ccdtry50e sony camcorder it stops playing and beeps to eject the tape. why

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SOURCE: I have an old Sony

You will need a video capturing device as Hi-8 needs to be specially converted onto the computer.

Dazzle is highly recommended for converting old videos to PC,

Here is a link for the hardware and software required - http://www.amazon.com/Dazzle-Video-Creator-Plus-HD/dp/B00392K4LQ/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1304533499&sr=8-1

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