20 Most Recent Vivitar DVR 850W Flash Media Camcorder Questions & Answers


The flash instructions begin on page 25 of the manual. Keep in mind that the flash is for still photos, not for videos.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on May 20, 2013


The flash doesn't work for videos, only for still photos. If you need a light for videos then you'll need a separate light.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Apr 17, 2013


You may download a copy of the manual from here.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Jun 04, 2012


One source is here.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Mar 01, 2012


The instructions for using the flash begin on page 25 of the manual. Be aware that the flash is for still photos, not for videos.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Feb 20, 2012


The flash only works for still photos, not for videos.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Feb 18, 2012


The flash instructions begin on page 25 of the manual. Bear in mind that the flash is for still photos, not for videos.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Feb 18, 2012


The flash instructions begin on page 25 of the manual. Keep in mind that the flash is for still photos, not for videos.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Feb 18, 2012


The flash instructions begin on page 25 of the manual. Bear in mind that the flash is for still photos, not for videos.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Feb 18, 2012


The instructions for the flash begin on page 25 of the manual. Be aware that the flash is for still photos, not for videos.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Feb 18, 2012


The flash instructions begin on page 25 of the manual. Be aware that the flash is for still photos, not for videos.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Feb 18, 2012


The flash puts out a very brief pulse of light for still pictures. It is not for videos.
The instructions for using the flash for still photographs begin on page 25 of the manual.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Feb 18, 2012


Connect the camera to either a powered USB port on a computer or a wall outlet using the supplied charger. The connector is inside the cover on the back of the handgrip. Be aware that not all computer USB ports put out enough current to charge batteries.

The full instructions are in the "Preparing Your Camcorder for Use" section of the manual. If you need a manual, you can download one at
http://www.vivitar.com/files_products/25/DVR850W%20User%20Manual.pdf

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Jul 08, 2011


Hello, welcome to Fixya!

How may I help you?

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Jun 01, 2011


Try taping it up, that's what I had to do.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Jan 18, 2011


when in photo mode press left switch side of ok will see in screen ( on right hand side) flash sign in off mode, press switch (not ok) to alter flash to auto (flash sign with A next to it, next press of switch to flash sign on its own, this is forced flash,

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Dec 30, 2010


"Flash" refers to the type of memory that is used in this case "flash memory".
It has nothing to do with flashlights.

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Dec 26, 2010


I don't know this camera but it could be for 'full' or 'fail' so suggest you try a different memory card, or format from the menu to see if it helps. If not then you could contact the seller to ask for a refund or replacement

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Dec 13, 2010


Try to format it in the camera, or on PC by right clicking its icon in my computer the format again in the camera. Hope this helps

Vivitar DVR 850W... | Answered on Dec 13, 2010

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