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Can not connect Sony Handycam DCR-HC40 to computer

by buzzshipman / July 14, 2005 9:27 AM PDT

I am trying to copy my home movie over to my computer to make a dvd. I am trying to use firewire but nothing happens. My firewire ports on my computer work since I have an Ipod and it works fine. When I plug in the camera and turn it on. NOTHING. It should recoginize it right away. I can do USB streaming but that sucks. If anyone has had this problem or knows how to fix, please help.


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Try fireware and the free program WinDV.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 14, 2005 11:11 AM PDT

It's what I use for most camcorders without all the headache.


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by jcrobso / July 15, 2005 12:25 AM PDT

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