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Mini DV tapes transfer to computer

I am trying to transfer my mini dv tape recordings from my canon on to my computer so i can eventually put on to dvd. I have attached a firewall cable that was supplied and it will not show any files on the tape mode. If I have it on the card mode then the files will show up once you click on the Canon symbol. How do I view and even better transfer my mini dv tapes on to my computer. I have no CD installer with this camera other than for the Canon DV messenger.

Can you help

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Hayley

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  • Anonymous Oct 17, 2008

    wow, i have the same exact problem. im using a canon too. and i dont have an installation CD or anything, because i baught my camera at a pawn shop. the only thing i can think of is that i might be using the wrong type of fire wire cord? do i need to use a DV fire wire cord? i have no clue.

  • Anonymous Dec 31, 2008

    I have a canon elura 85.  I have connected the camera to the computer with a firewire but do not know what I should set the camera on to get it to transfer.

  • renee_maria_ Jan 26, 2009

    Trying to transfer our tape onto the computer so we can record on to dvd

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Wow, i have the same exact problem. im using a canon too. and i dont have an installation CD or anything, because i baught my camera at a pawn shop. the only thing i can think of is that i might be using the wrong type of fire wire cord? do i need to use a DV fire wire cord? i have no clue.

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