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Records sound but no picture

I have a Sony Handycam CCD-TRV37 that we didn't use very often, approximately 10 hours recorded. All was fine the last time I used it but now I see no picture through the viewfinder or screen when recording. Playback has sound but no picture. I have the same problem identified. I have chnaged the battery (inside the camera) and been told it needs to be sent in for repair

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Hello lealk613,

Your LCD isnt working at all, or it only goes off while you are recording?

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There are two possible problem of your camera...
one check the iris of the camera if it is opening,you will see it went you look inside the lens when you turn on camera mode....and if you see that the iris is opening...
the second may be the ccd image sensor......if that is the problem you have no choice but to go the sony service for replacing the ccd image sensor...

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Does the view finder does not have a backlight, or you see if there was a power on the vf...?

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Lost a connection between the lens and the computer or possibly at the board going to the screens. Either send it in for repair if under warranty or open it up to try and find the loose connection. Definitely an internal hardware problem

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When you hook the cam up to a tv for playback, does it have video?

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there are two possible problem of your camera...one check the iris of the camera if it is opening,you will see it went you look inside the lens when you turn on camera mode....and if you see that the iris is opening...the second may be the ccd image sensor......if that is the problem you have no choice but to go the sony service for replacing the ccd image sensor...

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