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Tape Playback I bought a Canon Zr800 last year and it was working fine up until about 4 months ago when suddenly it wouldn't let me playback any of my tapes! I rewinded and fastforwarded a bunch of times on all 6 of my tapes but the time counter still reads zero and no images appears. Even when I try to re-record it won't play back anything. Is it a problem with the camera or just the tapes?

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  • Sora Tanuchi Jul 07, 2008

    Originally I was thinking about trying that but before I spent the money wanted a second opinion. Thanks though. I'll let you know what happens.

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Try cleaning the tape heads with a DV tape cleaner and see if that works.

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