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Jvc camcorder camcorder stuck in safe mode 01

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  • lasserre Dec 12, 2008

    My JVC GR-D240E is stuck in Safeguard mode. How can I fix it?

  • someone here Jan 25, 2009

    Same here

  • Anonymous Jan 31, 2009

    Code E06 unit in safegard mode remove and re-attach batteries

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This is what is called a mem lock-up and to escape you need to press reset, though you will need to set up the clock etc again.

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JVC Camcorder Error code E 01


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My camcorder is stuck in safe mode


I need to know more details about your problem, error code follows numeric code. Such as 01, 02, 03 etc. you need to consult an expert. Don't force the mechanism for it will cost you more to repair.

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I'm getting an E04 ( error) when I try to record or play


Here is some information regarding the E04 error message from http://www.techlore.com/article/10974/JVC-Camcorder-Stuck-in-Safe-Mode/:

"JVC notes that you are also given a malfunction code when the unit is placed into safeguard. If it displays code 01, 02, or 06 you should remove
the battery and powersupply and wait for a while. Code 03 and 04 indicate that you should eject and reinsert the tape.

If neither of these solutions work, your only alternative is to bring it to a shop or send it to JVC for diagnosis or repair. Unfortunately, there is no other way to clear the condition."

This doesn't seem uncommon, and indicates a bad tape is loaded, or unfortunately, that the camcorder requires servicing.

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According to http://www.techlore.com/article/10974/JVC-Camcorder-Stuck-in-Safe-Mode/,

"JVC notes that you are also given a malfunction code when the unit is placed into safeguard. If it displays code 01, 02, or 06 you should remove
the battery and powersupply and wait for a while. Code 03 and 04 indicate that you should eject and reinsert the tape.

If neither of these solutions work, your only alternative is to bring it to a shop or send it to JVC for diagnosis or repair. Unfortunately, there is no other way to clear the condition."

If you are getting E03 or E04 errors on every tape you try, it sounds like a servicing is required.

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I am recieving error E04 "safeguard mode"


An excerpt from http://www.techlore.com/article/10974/JVC-Camcorder-Stuck-in-Safe-Mode/:

"JVC notes that you are also given a malfunction code when the unit is placed into safeguard. If it displays code 01, 02, or 06 you should remove
the battery and powersupply and wait for a while. Code 03 and 04 indicate that you should eject and reinsert the tape.

If neither of these solutions work, your only alternative is to bring it to a shop or send it to JVC for diagnosis or repair. Unfortunately, there is no other way to clear the condition."

According to this, E04 denotes a problem with the recording media or the mechanical bits that deal with the tape. Hopefully trying another tape helps.

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Safe gaurd


Safe gaurd mode can mean a number of different problems, most of the time being mechanical, if you are not a tech. you will need to take it in for service.

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