Question about Samsung DouCam VP-D5000i Mini DV Digital Camcorder
There are sometimes Lines , Noise and Pixelation During Playback.
Posted by Anonymous on
Some possible cause of lines, noise or pixelation during playback are: 1. Dirty heads on the recording machine. If the heads were dirty at the time of recording, the dirty heads didn't record a strong enough signal on the tape. The damage is done for this tape and recovery is unlikely. Best advice here is to use only premium grade new tapes and keep your camcorder clean by occasionally running a cleaning tape. 2. Physical tape damage. Any distortion of the tape will result in mistracking and subsequent loss of data. 3. Built up oxide deposits or other debris in the guidepost corners can also result in tape edge damage. Keep your machine clean! 4. Improper tape storage - Even short term exposure to high temperatures over 130 deg f. can permanently damage the tape. The black cassette housing readily absorbs the sun's infrared rays and internal cassette temperatures can soar even if left in direct sunlight on just a warm day. It doesn't take much heat to slightly distort the plastic shell or ruin the tape contained within. * Try other tapes to ensure the problem lies within the tape and not the camcorder. * If the problem becomes apparent on all tapes, try a head cleaner. After cleaning the heads, the tapes may not play cleaner if the recording was done while the heads were dirty.
Posted on Sep 06, 2005
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:
Sep 27, 2017 | Sony Handycam DCR-PC110 Mini DV Digital...
May 20, 2010 | Panasonic PV-GS150 Mini DV Digital...
May 15, 2010 | Panasonic PV-GS250 Mini DV Digital...
Apr 03, 2010 | Sony DCR-HC38 Mini DV Digital Camcorder
Mar 03, 2009 | Panasonic Palmcorder PV-GS12 Mini DV...
Nov 10, 2008 | JVC GR-D250 Mini DV Digital Camcorder
Mar 27, 2008 | Panasonic PV-GS150 Mini DV Digital...
Mar 05, 2008 | Audio Players & Recorders
302 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: