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Have a mac, have a sony handycam

What can I do to download my homemovies to the computer. I am pretty frustrated.

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Step 1: Connect camcorder to your Mac computer with cable (USB/Wifi) Step 2: Select mode of camcorder such as PC/Computer mode Step 3: iMovie will automatic open Import window Step 4: If DVD Player automatic open. just quit DVD Player first Step 5: So Now, you can review your video or select "Import All"(make sure your switch is set to "Automatic") Step 6: If you select "Manual", you can import some clip to iMovie Step 7: If you import from Tape based device (DV/HDV), iMovie will automatic revise tape and import all Step 8: iMovie automatic create thumbnail video after complete import

videos from canon to mac.

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