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My toshiba C655 windows 7 home premium does not have the driver for my sony dcr trv 280 and cant use the ilink. just want to copy videos so I can transfer them to discs. I lost the software that came with the camcorder. thank you.

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Connect with iLink and open Windows Movie Make.
MM should be part of the Operating System.

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I can't find drivr for DCR-TRV-250E can you help me? I need it for Windows 7 Home Edition.


Sony stopped making drivers for this camera after Windows XP.

http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/swu-download.pl?upd_id=1452&mdl=DCRTRV250

If they are not already included in Windows 7, then unfortunately it does not look like it is supported.

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From the Sony support page for this camera, it has the following:
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    • The drivers needed to connect your Sony camcorder to a computer and transfer files are already included in the operating system.
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    • The USB streaming feature is not supported with the Windows 7 operating system.
    • The Windows 7 Starter edition is not supported.

From the user manual page 184, they explain how to connect a iLink (IEEE 1394) cable from the camcorder to your computer. Since "USB streaming feature is not supported with Windows 7" as stated above, you now how to retrieve your video using the iLink connection instead.
Unfortunately, the camera does not come with an iLink cable, so you have to buy one. Additionally unfortunate is the fact that many computers do not have a IEEE 1394 connector to use with the iLink cable. As a result, you have to buy an adapter card for your desktop computer or hope that your laptop has a built-in IEEE 1394 port.
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I cant conect my camcorder using pixela to windows 7 home premium. Driver cant not be instal.


hello there,


check your installer maybe it is corrupted or read the manual of your sony handy cam might be not supported with windows 7. or your windows 7 not updated.


thanks

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