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Broken DV port

Recently I discovered that the DV port on my camcorder was broken; so I am not able to transfer video from the camcorder to the computer. I don't know what to do? Please help me.

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  • hotgunz9mm Dec 16, 2007

    mine too!!!

  • Anonymous May 26, 2008

    when i connect the USB cable it says "please connect USB cable"......I don't know whether the port is broken....I've tried it on 4 different computers now. the Pictbridge works though. :(

  • Anonymous Jan 20, 2009

    First said no conection, then said switch to VTR but camera already was in the VTR position. I think its either the DV port or maybe the switch.

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I sugust you get a capture card with rca jacks and a line in converter cable and use the cards capture software to record from camcorder to computer and then use a editing software to output to dvd or vcd for playback the 2 programs I use are pinnacle studio 10 plus and ulead dvd moviefactory for output to media. then if you wish you can get the camera repaired so you have got firewire port back or dv port as its known. good luck on this one

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