20 Most Recent Canon ZR85 Mini DV Digital Camcorder Questions & Answers


Why will my laptop recognize the ZR85 camcorder in

Because if you only connect with USB that's normal.
USB tranfers still photos.
For Video you will require a firewire cable connected to camera and computer.

9/12/2019 2:50:29 PM • Canon ZR85 Mini... • Answered on Sep 12, 2019

CCD Image Sensor needs repair. Called Canon and was told that the product is no longer being serviced by Canon. I was directed to their Canon Loyalty Program where they will sell me another camera and

When the product is too old and there are no repair parts sitting in a warehouse somewhere.....it isn't going to get repaired.
7/29/2017 2:05:42 AM • Canon ZR85 Mini... • Answered on Jul 29, 2017

I have a Canon ZR85A where the LCD screen as well

Any battery will lose the ability to take a charge if left unused for over a year. Replace all the batteries, charge them fully, and re-charge them at least once a month.
4/9/2017 1:41:28 PM • Canon ZR85 Mini... • Answered on Apr 09, 2017

Canon zr85, battery won't charge

It sounds as if your battery is shot. If it does it with any battery then that's not the case, of course, but a Batteries Plus store can test it for you or you can just order a replacement from Amazon. I've had good luck with Wasabi Power replacement batteries from Amazon.com.
6/2/2014 2:01:55 PM • Canon ZR85 Mini... • Answered on Jun 02, 2014

Do you have to have a tape to record video

Yes, it uses MiniDV tapes. The SD function on the camera is used to capture still shots.
6/2/2014 1:29:50 PM • Canon ZR85 Mini... • Answered on Jun 02, 2014

No power

Be the first to answer 2/23/2014 4:50:35 AM • Canon ZR85 Mini... • Posted on Feb 23, 2014Be the first to answer

Power battery

is the unit charging but you cant see the light for charging or it's not charging at all?
9/25/2013 4:49:04 AM • Canon ZR85 Mini... • Answered on Sep 25, 2013

I just got a new laptop that does not have a fire

http://download.cnet.com/Freemake-Video-Converter/3000-2194_4-75218346.html You could try this pretty awesome, FREE program to convert your stuff...
8/17/2013 2:48:48 AM • Canon ZR85 Mini... • Answered on Aug 17, 2013
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