Question about Sony Video Cameras

1 Answer

When i turn on my Sony DCR-SR60 Video cam, it seemed OK, but when i press the Record button, an error in the screen appears that said: "Recovering data. Avoid any vibration". After a while "Data Error" also appeared. what is the problem with my video cam? why can't i record videos anymore? please help me fix it. thank you. replies will be very appreciated.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Sony Master
  • 17,129 Answers

If this is one with the hard disc if seems that the hard disc has some bad sectors and so is not able to recover.
If you are not able to reset the camcorder even after a number of trials then it seems the hard disc is faulty and will need a replacement.
I would suggest that you take consensus with Sony service for estimate or if this can be fragmented and recovered.

Posted on Apr 01, 2011

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do you get rid of movie disabled on a sony video camera


The movie recording error message indicates that the Camcorder is not in a position to record videos. It may be due to shake, free space, corruption in the folder structure, bad sectors in the HDD.
Please follow the below steps and check the operation. Each step is a possible resolution, so please perform one by one and check the operation.
  • Place the Camcorder in a steady surface and press the record button.
  • Please press the reset button on the Camcorder and check if that helps.
Make sure that you have turned ON the Camcorder while pressing the reset button.. You can locate the reset button from the below figure.
shajanrs_25.jpg

  • If the issue persists again, format the HDD of the Camcorder and check the operation.
To format the HDD of the Camcordeer, you can use the HDD FORMAT option under the HDD set
Note:Formatting the HDD will erase all previously recorded videos and images from the Camcorder.
I hope this will resolve the issue


Jan 27, 2011 | Sony DCR-SR60 30GB PAL Handycam Digital...

Tip

Convert/Import Sony DCR-SX/SR/HC/DVD Series to Mac, iMovie, FCP


As we known, Sony DCR series camcorder includes Sony DCR-SX, Sony DCR-SR, Sony DCR-HC, Sony DCR-DVD, Sony DCR-TRV, Sony DCR-VX, etc, and most of Sony DCR camcorders record video in SD MPEG-2 such as some Sony DCR-SX series, Sony DCR-SR series, Sony DCR-DVD series.

Some Popular Sony DCR Camcorder Series in the following:
Sony DCR-SR: SR40, SR42, SR60, SR68, SR82, SR87, SR100, SR200, SR300, SR45E,SR65E, SR87E, SR85E, SR220E, etc.
Sony DCR-SX: SX40, SX44, SX60, SX63, SX83, SX34E, SX40E, SX43E, SX46E, SX60E, etc.
Sony DCR-HC: HC35, HC26, HC28, HC62, HC40, HC21, HC52, HC24E, HC38E, HC54E, etc.
Sony DCR-DVD: DVD650, DVD108, DVD92, DVD850, DVD403, DVD505, DVD610E, DVD710E, etc.

Due to Sony DCR video cannot be directly imported to iMovie, Quicktime, iTunes, FCP, Adobe Premiere Pro and some other popular devices, if you want to import your Sony DCR Handycam SD video to Mac for enjoying or further editing with iMovie, FCP, FCE, etc, the first step for you to do is to convert these Sony SD video to MOV, MP4 for Mac, then you can import converted Sony DCR video to iMovie, Quicktime, iTunes, FCP on Mac for enjoying or editing.

To convert Sony DCR series video to Mac, Sony DCR Video Converter for Mac is the best software to transfer these Sony DCR SD MPEG-2 video, Sony AVCHD MTS, M2TS files, and some other camcorder videos to MOV, MP4, MPEG, 3GP, M4V, etc on Mac. Besides, you can also convert and import Sony DCR SD video to iPad, iPod, iPhones (including iPhone4), PSP, Blackberry, and other mobile players.

How to Convert Sony DCR video to Mac OS for further editing with iMovie, FCP, etc?

Step1: Add Sony DCR Video on Mac
Click "Add File" to upload your chosen Sony DCR video to Mac AVCHD Converter after you launched it.

Step2: Set Output Video Format for Mac
Click "Profile" to open the Profile drop-up list to select MOV, or MP4 as output video format for Mac OS, Quicktime, iMovie, FCP, FCE, etc.

Step3: Convert Sony DCR Video to Mac OS
Press the "Start" button to convert Sony DCR SD video or AVCHD MTS/M2TS files to Mac. After conversion finished, you can enjoy converted Sony DCR video on Mac or edit these videos with iMovie, FCP, FCE, iDVD, etc.

Related: How to Convert and Edit Canon VIXIA HF Series to Mac?
How to Convert and Edit Panasonic HDC Series to Mac OS?

on Oct 26, 2010 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

My Sony Handycam DCR-HC26 started giving me C:31:23 error ''Reinsert the cassette'' when I try to record on a new Sony tape. I am however able play back a previously recorded Sony tape.


the error c:31:23 error pertains to one of the reel (part that turns the tape) is malfunctioning. although you can play back videos, you would definitely have issue w/ recording, rewinding or fast forwarding the tape.what you can do is to turn the camcorder off.remove the battery and ac adapter for at least a minute.insert the battery or reconnect the adapter.you can also try pressing the reset button (located near the top of the speaker, on the panel where lcd screen goes to).make sure cam is on when you do that.if still your getting this problem, service would be needed for your cam.hope this helps :)

Mar 18, 2010 | Sony Video Cameras

2 Answers

LCD DISPLAY SCROLLS Sony Handycam DCR-SR62


Had the same.after stopped showing anything and the rest was working perfectly. Changed the flex wire connecting camcorder and it's like new. got from the repair shop and did it by miself. Good luck
Meggita

Aug 04, 2009 | Sony Handycam DCR-HC40 Mini DV Digital...

2 Answers

Sony digital video camera mode no. DCR-HC14E not showing pictures/recording


If your Sony DCR-HC14E shows fine picture in playback of old tapes and does not give live view in camera mode to record then its CDD Imager problem that Sony will repair free of cost.
Click Sony CCD Imager Support for details.

Jun 10, 2009 | Sony Handycam DCR-HC14E Mini DV Digital...

1 Answer

SONY DCR-HC40 CAMCORDER


flexible wire connecting between LCD board and camera main board is cracked or broken and requires replacement.
Let me know to provide you part number of flexible wire if you want to replace it yourself.

Feb 02, 2009 | Sony Handycam DCR-HC40 Mini DV Digital...

1 Answer

SONY DCR SR60 with broken LCD - Replacement parts


If you do a Google search for 'digital camera parts' the first listing is a website that can help you. The LCD is $55 with shipping, and takes about a week before it is shipped as it is a special order item. The website name is: Darntoothysam com

How do I know this? I own the business, that's how. We specialize in LCD and lens repair for affordable prices. If we can help please let us know.

Thomas D.
Owner, Darntoothysam com

Jan 08, 2009 | Sony DCR-SR60 30GB PAL Handycam Digital...

1 Answer

The red standby/record button


There is a setup in the MENU turn on the CAM mode then press MENU under CAM RECORD mode select Record continue. I will look in instruction manual it had been long time I left Sony or you can download the instructions manual from Sony Web
Let me know how do you go with that
Cheers

Jul 22, 2008 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV510 Digital Camcorder

1 Answer

My trv-19 cannot record video


If you can play back ok but cannot record then your CCD sensor is faulty: replace CCD block.

Sep 05, 2007 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV19 Mini DV Digital...

2 Answers

Nothing appears in view finder or on screen when recording


1- record something and make sure there sound
2- playback the what you just recorded
3- if no video but sound is ok, send it back to Sony. They will fix it for free (CCD sensor is no good)
4- go to this link for more infor...
http://esupport.sony.com/perl/news-item.pl?news_id=161&mdl=DCRDVD100

hope this helps

Jan 11, 2007 | Sony Handycam DCR-DVD101 DVD Camcorder

Not finding what you are looking for?
Video Cameras Logo

Related Topics:

85 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Video Cameras Experts

Larry Stiles
Larry Stiles

Level 2 Expert

287 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

Jerry Greenberg
Jerry Greenberg

Level 3 Expert

1667 Answers

Are you a Sony Video Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...