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Posted on Nov 29, 2007

Vivitar dvr 550 trouble. Please help

I have it hooked up through the usb cable. I do not have any software download to make it work. so i want to know if you can help me get it up and running. the dvr works itself

  • 7 more comments 
  • jedirevan Dec 15, 2007

    Im running Vista home basic and it wont user the provided driver

  • johnwebby Dec 27, 2007

    Same here too !

  • RacinLeader Dec 30, 2007

    Working on a MAC, imovie takes the video just fine, but no sound. 

  • Anonymous Feb 15, 2008

    i want to play the videos ive recorded but all i get is the sound

  • diana1876 Apr 29, 2008

    i have it hooked up through the usb cable. I do not have any software download to make it work. so i want to know if you can help me get it up and running. the dvr works itself

  • iccle_baby_d Aug 28, 2008

    i am trying to use my camcorder as a webcam as i have done on my old laptop but as i have not installed it on this computer it wont let me untill i install it and i do not have the disc that came with it, i only have the usb cable, could you tell me how i can install it so i can use my webcam again please

  • Anonymous Sep 05, 2008

    Yes, I'm trying to view my videos using Windows media player, however all I get is sound. How do I correct this problem?

  • Anonymous Oct 28, 2008

    My PC does not have the driver, cant download to my pc...this is stupid!!

  • akhilesh_v Dec 21, 2008

    Does not recognize the SD Card


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