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Q: Why won't any DVD burning software for your digital camcorder detect a video device even though both the usb and firewire ports are working?
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What do you do if your DVD software indicates that it is not reading a video device when you connect a digital camcorder to the computer via the firewire cable?

First make sure firewire is enabled in bios, assuming firewire is integrated on your MB. If you have a FW card, make sure the drivers are properly installed.

How do you transfer video tape from Sony TRV-310 to a Mac computer?

The following instructions will work with any digital camcorder that has a Firewire port (including the TRV-310): To transfer digital video from your digital camcorder to your Mac, simply plug the camcorder into power, put it in playback mode, and use a 4-pin to 6-pin Firewire (also known as IEEE 1394a, or i.Link) cable to connect the IEEE 1394 / i.Link port on the camcorder to the Firewire port on the Mac. Once connected, launch iMovie on the Mac, move the switch underneath the preview pane to the camera icon (in iMovie HD and earlier), and import the footage.

Whihc camcorder has built in editing software?

That isn't available except on digital camcorders.

How do you charge a digital camcorder battery?

put it into the digital camcorder and charge it with the original charger

What are Firewire Connections?

Firewire connections are connections for Firewire devices to connect to a computer or some other Firewire device. They are often found on digital video cameras and high level digital audio equipment.

Is the mxt digital camcorder reliable?

I want to buy mxt digital camcorder is good product.

How does a HDD camcorder compare to a digital camcorder?

HDD camcorders do not have as sharp of an image as a digital camcorder. Digital camcorders usually come with an HD feature. HDD camcorders are old school for anybody these days.

Samsung digital vp-dc163i camcorder won't install onto computer - 'found new hardware wizard' says software can't be found - how do you install the camcorder?

i have the same problem

Where can one purchase a digital camcorder by Panasonic?

One can purchase Panasonic digital camcorder online from retailers such as Amazon. Once on the page, type "Panasonic digital camcorder" into the search field at the top of the page and press enter to bring up digital camcorders.

What software do you need to take videos off your digital camcorder and burn them to a DVD to you can watch them on your TV you have a imac Intel?

All the software you need comes preinstalled on an iMac.

How could a digital camcorder be useful to students and professional business?

Answering "How could a digital camcorder be useful to students and professional business?"

What is the average price for Canon XL1 Digital Camcorder?

The Canon XL1 Digital Camcorder is sold on the Amazon website. The average price for the Canon XL1 Digital Camcorder around $500 when purchased used from sellers who sell through Amazon.

What are the two types of zoom on a camcorder?

Optical and digital. With optical zoom, the camera uses lenses to magnify objects. In digital zoom, the camera's built-in software creates a magnified image.

What kind of cable is used to transfer digital video to and from a computer and camcorder?

Transfer cable is used to transfer digital video to and from a computer and camcorder.

Do they still make digital camcorder tape?

They do still sell digital camcorder tape. You can find them through several websites online such as

How does a digital camcorder store the video?

A digital camcorder records video digitally. Video is usually recorded onto a removable memory disk.

Is there a particular website for digital camcorder ratings?

There are many websites for digital camcorder ratings, such as, and The websites provide up to date camcorder articles, reviews, and ratings.

When was the digital 8 camcorder invented?

The digital 8 camcorder is a product that was introduced by Sony in 1999. These camcorders are available for purchase from sites such as Amazon and eBay.

Is a digital camcorder best?

Yes digital is best now as most media uses digital.

Where can I purchase digital camcorder tapes?

Digital camcorder tapes don't exist. this is because digital camcorders record digitally onto a hard drive. thus no tapes are really needed, which is good.

What would be a good camcorder for kids to use?

Try the Aiptek PKDV58-CS Digital Camcorder, which is a decent quality camcorder that is still affordable.

What are the disadvantages of a digital camcorder?

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Who makes digital camcorder?

JVC, Sony.......

How does the resolution of the Sony CCDTRV128 Hi8 Analog Handycam compare to a digital camcorder?

The difference would be about the same as the jump from VHS to DVD (if it's a miniDV camcorder) or from VHS to bluray (if it's a 720p or better digital camcorder.)

Why use a digital camera instead of still frame from camcorder?

Because a camcorder in camera mode is "about" 1 to 3 megapixels (as a digital camera), and the photos look terrible in comparison to a dedicated digital camera.