Question about Panasonic Video Cameras
Reading your post, I was thinking - why not using the existing eSata input, instead of the USB one!? More reliable, more faster... Take a look at this device...
In case of a problem or clarification or my solution was insufficient, don't hesitate to post me a reply before rejecting my answer.
If you are satisfied, rate my solution with the "thumbs" or (even better) add a testimonial.
Good luck & best regards,
Posted on Mar 31, 2011
This is a common problem with few of these models.
If the laptop has a PCMCIA card slot you can by a firewire card. It's what I use and it works fine.The firewire card I'm referring to is an external device that plus into the computers PCMCIA card slot. Many laptops have this as a feature. The PCMCIA card slot would be on the side of the laptop and is about 1/4" high x 3" wide.
Your video camera was designed to interface with a computer via a firewire connection (1EEE1394) port. You can however get an adapter that will allow firewire to USB connections. Here's a link that will guide you in the right direction.
Kindly accept the solution,if it has been of any help.
Let me know,if needed further assistance.
Hope i helped you.
Thanks for using ' Fixya ' and have a nice day!!
Posted on Mar 28, 2011
It looks like there is no way to perform this, without a native firewire port. Your only two options are:
1. Use an alternate firewire/usb adapter, the one you are using may be faulty, try it with another product.
2. If your camcorder supports video to sd, you may be able to transfer your videos to an SD card and then plug the SD card directly into the laptop.
SD cards are cheap, range from $9, depending on capacity.
Posted on Mar 25, 2011
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jun 10, 2010 | Panasonic PV-GS65 Mini DV Digital...
Sep 14, 2009 | Panasonic PV-GS500 Camcorder
Jul 28, 2008 | Panasonic PV-GS65 Mini DV Digital...
Jun 15, 2008 | Panasonic PV-GS19 Mini DV Digital...
Dec 17, 2007 | Panasonic Palmcorder PV-GS9 Mini DV...
Jun 29, 2007 | Panasonic PV-GS65 Mini DV Digital...
May 04, 2007 | Panasonic PV-GS2 Mini DV Digital Camcorder
38 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!