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sony mini dv dcr-trv19 problem

Discussion in 'Digital camcorders' started by drilon1, Feb 21, 2008.

  1. drilon1

    drilon1 Member

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    ok i got a dcr trv19, FOR SOME reason when i go 2 record, the lcd screen shows up black and also the viewfinder thing?

    what the hell? does any1 know what the problem is, and no i havnt left the cap on or anything, is there a switc or something?
     
  2. PFloyd

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    Does the camera power up?
     
  3. drilon1

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    yea it powers up, but when i go 2 record the screen is black.

    only thing that records is the audio...
     
  4. GrandpaBW

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    I did a search on the video camera, and it looks like there is a history of failures on that model. CNet and Amazon are two places that you can check the owner reviews.

    Also, contact Sony.
     
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    ooo god no, that looks like effort LOL

    thanks grandpaBW, helps knowing i got a faulty camera LOL! :D

    cheers for the help
     
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    Not really much help, but I do hope that Sony can help you resolve the issue.
     

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