Question about Sony Handycam DCR-HC42 Mini DV Digital Camcorder
I have the same issue...my camcorder's lcd screen stopped working all of a sudden.....from the forums i came to know that its an ongoing problem for HC 42 models...donno is there any solution available from sony
MY CAMMCORDER'S LCD, MODEL NO. DCR-HC42E,IS NOT WORKING
Posted on Dec 11, 2008
My screen has stopped working but touch screen function does work! Annoying
Posted on Aug 04, 2008
You may have to check out your model of camera but it sounds like the same issue my sony camcorder had. Service is free until Sept 2008.
Posted on Nov 27, 2007
The flex wire of the lcd monitor is already cut and already left is on the touch screen that why is functioning ...go the sony service for the replacing flex wire...or to the other service center for fixing the flex wire....
Posted on Nov 05, 2007
Tips for a great answer:
If the touch screen of the Camcorder is not working, please
follow the troubleshooting steps.
Please make sure that you're using fully charged batteries.
Turn off the Camcorder and turn ON again and check the operation.
Try resetting the Camcorder by pressing the reset button behind the LCD panel.
If the issue persists again, please perform LCD screen Calibration and check if that helps.
Please follow the steps below to perform the LCD Calibration
Perform a power resetting of the Camcorder. To perform power resetting, please remove the battery pack, turn the Power switch to Play/EDIT/ON for more than 15 seconds, turn the Power switch to OFF position and then reinsert the battery pack.
If the issue persists even after performing all the above-mentioned steps, service is required.
I hope this information will help you to resolve the touch screen issue of the Camcorder.
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