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Canon Camcorder - Can't Read DVD-R (or DVD-RW)

by Worchie / June 7, 2008 11:19 PM PDT

I have a Canon DC50, and I'm using DVD-R discs. (I also tried a DVD-RW.) I can't get the computer (running Vista) to recognize any files on the DVD -- even if I plug into the computer through the USB.

Any suggestions?

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Canon DC50 won't transfer anything to PC!!!
by Teebo_PT / August 11, 2008 10:03 PM PDT

I have the exact same problem. Canon's tech support sucks, and so does Roxio's.

How the heck do I transfer what I recorded onto my PC?!?!?

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Sometimes I use ISOBUSTER
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 11, 2008 10:52 PM PDT

Then copy the files from the miniDVD to files, then use DVD FLICK to make a DVD.

Good luck,

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To avoid this...
by whizkid454 / August 11, 2008 11:04 PM PDT

Make sure the disc is finalized and ALL instructions in the manual are followed. DVD camcorders can be a bit finicky when it comes to actually doing something with the video.

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