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Registered: ‎06-03-2018

USB Connection R800

When I plug in the USB cable to download the videos, I get a pop-up message that says "Too many photos and MP4 movies.  Disconnect the USB cable".  


How can i download the videos then???  Please advise

Posts: 1,180
Registered: ‎10-25-2012

Re: USB Connection R800

Hi jayers14!

So that the Community can help you better, we will need to know a bit more about your situation while using your VIXIA HF R800.


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Posts: 307
Registered: ‎01-13-2015

Re: USB Connection R800

Are the videos stored on an SD card in the camcorder?  If yes, have you tried removing the card and using it in a card reader to transfer the videos to your computer?

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