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Will no longer allow tape to load

Camera opens and closes with auto mechanical action but whenever tape is placed in it will not load and it beeps loudly. on screen message reads
"Remove the cassette" please help!
Susie.

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  • rsbarrand Aug 07, 2008

    Having same problem!!!!!!!!!

  • Susie Angel Aug 12, 2008

    Two other people say they are having the same problem but no one has offered a solution.
    Looks like the free advice is only a hook and they really want paid for their advice.


  • Anonymous Aug 28, 2008

    Camera opens and closes with auto mechanical action but whenever tape is placed in it will not load and it beeps loudly. on screen message reads
    "Remove the cassette



    from FriĆ°rik and he is sad

  • lanyn Jan 10, 2009

    I just went outside and when I used the camera the message appeared "remove the cassette immediately. It seems to be unable to reload the cassette again; I hear a loud beep and the cassette ejects again.



    Has anybody encountered the same problem and knows how to solve it?

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If anyone gets an answer please could you post it on the website as i also have the same problem. What have all of you done so far with your camera's?

Posted on Sep 19, 2008

  • sweettaso Sep 19, 2008

    Solution 1: condensation problem- place in sun for 2 hours should do the trick

    Solution 2: spring problem- there is a spring located inside the camera which monitors if the tape is right or wrong . This may have broken so, check with a small flash light if you can see it and reattach.



    hoope this helps :)

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