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connecting sony dcr-sr82 to computer running window vista

by zune07 / December 16, 2007 1:48 AM PST

I am trying to install my Sony handy camcorder DCR-SR82 software on my computer (acer extensa 5620). The error message I am getting is "Cannot confirm a connection with the camera."

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Did this computer come pre-installed with Vista?
by whizkid454 / December 16, 2007 2:26 AM PST

Or did you upgrade the computer from Windows XP to Vista?

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cannot install camcorder software onto computer.
by zune07 / December 18, 2007 1:09 AM PST

I bought the computer with Vista alread installed.

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Have you followed Bob's instructions below?
by whizkid454 / December 18, 2007 5:58 AM PST

They probably will help.

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That's not good.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 16, 2007 3:15 AM PST
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This says it should already be supported...
by boya84 / December 18, 2007 6:09 AM PST
In reply to: That's not good.
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Nice find.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 18, 2007 6:23 AM PST

I didn't find that one.

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Thanks - doesn't mean it's gonna work,
by boya84 / December 18, 2007 7:31 AM PST
In reply to: Nice find.

but its supposed to!

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