Question about Canon ZR85 Mini DV Digital Camcorder
When i turn on in camera mode I get lines on either viewer and you can not see objects or anything. However, if I go to play mode and play something already taped it works great and crystal clear picture. Any idea what could be wrong plz Thanks,
Get a new battery.
Posted on Aug 07, 2007
I had a similar thing happen to me...the video would not come one when I turned it on, but the audio would work, and it would play back tape fine. I happened upon the following solution (though I don't know how long it will last). I charged the camera, and then noticed it worked fine when the charger was plugged in. As soon as I unplugged it, the video would go black. So...I plugged it in, turned it to record, and unplugged it, and it worked! Almost like something got reset. I have no idea how long this will last, or if it means the battery is going...but, give it a try!
Posted on Jun 24, 2007
Sounds like bad caps in the camera section of the camera or maybe someone =swtched the camera into manual mode??If not Please contact this # for repair depots that are experienced with the camcorders1 800 828-4040 Good Luck
Posted on Apr 16, 2006
Tips for a great answer:
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Turn off the camera.
Remove the battery pack.
Press and hold the power button for 30 seconds.
Allow the camera to remain without power for 60 seconds.
Reinsert the battery pack.
Turn on the camera.
Also try resetting the Camera back to factory default: The RESET button is located at the lower right side of the control button. To reset the camera just press the RESET button using a sharp-pointed object.
If the issue remains the same, then service may be required.
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